Industry News - Tag: HRA Pharma
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15 February 2021
Two applications to switch oral contraceptives from prescription-only to pharmacy (POM to P) status in the UK are now out for consultation. If they are approved, then Maxwellia’s Lovima and HRA Pharma’s Hana will become the country’s first OTC oral contraceptive pills.
15 December 2020
French consumer healthcare company HRA Pharma is keen to acquire further “quality” brands and is open to exploring partnerships with distributors in Latin America and South-East Asia, says chief global commercial officer Martyn Hilton.
13 November 2020
HRA Pharma has appointed OTC Medical as exclusive distributor for its ellaOne, NorLevo and Compeed brands in the Netherlands with effect from January 2021.
15 October 2020
HRA Pharma’s ellaOne brand has become the first emergency contraceptive pill in Italy to be made available without a prescription to women under 18 years of age. David Wright, HRA Pharma’s chief executive officer, described the development as a “milestone achievement”.
12 March 2020
Acquiring the Mederma skincare brand helped HRA Pharma increase its worldwide sales by 21% to EUR254 million (USD279 million) in 2019.
14 January 2020
France’s HRA Pharma is stepping up its presence in China through a new subsidiary in Shanghai and a joint venture with specialty healthcare company Profex.
3 December 2019
HRA Pharma’s new multi-country marketing campaign for its ellaOne (ulipristal acetate) emergency contraceptive captures the OTCToolbox Consumer Healthcare Industry (CHi) Award for European Marketing Campaign of the Year.