Supplier News Breaks Archives
Actavis plc and Pfizer Inc. have agreed to settle all outstanding patent litigation for Actavis' generic version of Celebrex (celecoxib) 50-, 100-, 200- and 400-mg capsules.
Endo International plc has acquired global rights to migraine treatment Sumavel DosePro (sumatriptan injection) for subcutaneous use, a needle-free delivery system for sumatriptan, from Zogenix Inc.
TWi Pharmaceuticals Inc. has entered into a settlement agreement with Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc., Teikoku Seiyaku Co. Ltd. and Teikoku Pharma USA Inc. on all outstanding patent litigation related to TWi's lidocaine topical patch 5% product.
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories has released fenofibrate capsules, a cholesterol-lowering medication, in the United States.
Allergan Inc. has enacted a shareholder rights plan in the wake of an unsolicited, $47 billion bid to acquire the company by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. and hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management.
Energizer Personal Care, the makers of Banana Boat and Hawaiian Tropic sunscreens, and The Skin Cancer Foundation have launched the second year of a sun safety awareness campaign featuring LA Galaxy and Team USA soccer star Landon Donovan.
Nice-Pak Products Inc. and sister company Professional Disposables International Inc., one of the world's leading makers of premoistened wipes, completed the installation of a solar array atop the roof of its headquarters and manufacturing plant.
AsthmaMD, maker of the eponymous asthma management mobile application, has launched its first retail product, the AsthmaMD Peak Flow Meter.
Cetaphil is launching its first fully integrated consumer marketing campaign, dubbed "Gentle Power."
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. has made an unsolicited bid to acquire Allergan Inc. in a deal valued at about $47 billion.
G. Frederick Wilkinson is departing Actavis plc to join Impax Laboratories Inc. as president and chief executive officer.
A promotion by Frito-Lay will launch three new "mystery flavors" of Doritos Jacked tortilla chips in food stores beginning this week.
Ken Keller is joining Daiichi Sankyo Inc. as president of U.S. commercial operations.
Chobani LLC plans to roll out six new products this summer in what the Greek yogurt brand called the most significant portfolio expansion in its history.
Merck plans to release Ragwitek, a sublingual tablet for ragweed allergies, to U.S. pharmacies by the end of this month.
Garnier Haircolor has announced Blanca Soto, a model and actress from Mexico, as its newest spokeswoman.