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Regulatory in brief | Northern Ireland, UK

11 November 2020

The European Union and the UK have reached an agreement on medicines regulation in Northern Ireland, while the Proprietary Association of Great Britain (PAGB) is calling on the National Health service (NHS) to harness online resources to boost self care.

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Strong VMS sales continue to lift Bayer
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9 November 2020

Bayer Consumer Health’s portfolio of vitamins, minerals and supplements (VMS) continued to record strong sales growth in the third quarter of 2020, but sales of the company’s Allergy & Cold products continued to decline.

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Perrigo highlights “sticky” COVID-19 trends
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6 November 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a “meaningful and accelerated” purchasing shift from branded to store-brand products, according to Murray Kessler, Perrigo’s president and chief executive officer, as well as a channel shift from brick-and-mortar to e-commerce.

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