Industry News - Tag: COVID-19

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Alliance Pharma creates Consumer Healthcare unit
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24 September 2020

Alliance Pharma has divided its product portfolio into Consumer Healthcare brands and Prescription Medicines. The company said the Consumer Healthcare business generated sales of GBP43.8 million (USD55.8 million) in the first half of 2020, representing 67% of its total sales.

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Acquisitions lift Branded Products at Stada
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31 August 2020

Acquisitions helped boost sales at Stada’s Branded Products division by more than a fifth in the first half of 2020. The German company said it “continues to evaluate a broad range of business development opportunities”.

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Bayer expects upturn in VMS sales to be “lasting”
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25 August 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic will have a “lasting, positive effect” on sales of vitamins, minerals and supplements (VMS), according to Heiko Schipper, president of Bayer Consumer Health and a member of Bayer’s Board of Management. Schipper’s comment came as Bayer Consumer Health reported a 14.4% rise in sa...

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Sanofi feels the impact of “pantry unloading”
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25 August 2020

Sanofi's Consumer Healthcare business reported worldwide sales down by 8.0% at constant exchange rates in the second quarter of 2020. Paul Hudson, Sanofi's chief executive officer, said the Consumer Healthcare business would take a more assertive stance in the online sector under its new worldwide h...

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