In June 2017, Upsher-Smith was acquired by Sawai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., a large publicly traded generics company in Japan that had been seeking entry into the U.S. market. Upsher-Smith and Sawai share a strikingly similar family history and hold many of the same cherished goals and values —most importantly, the philosophy of always putting patients first.
Upsher-Smith will continue to do those things we feel we do best, which is provide a consistent supply of quality, affordable medications and invest in our historically strong industry relationships. Ultimately, we believe our acquisition by Sawai represents a tremendous opportunity to leverage each other for growth worldwide as we embark together on an exciting new chapter in generics.
SEATTLE — The Cardinal Health 2013 Retail Business Conference got off to a strong start, from its well-attended 2013 MSI National Meeting held Wednesday for Medicine Shoppe International and Medicap Pharmacy franchisees, to the standing-room-only crowd gathered for Thursday morning’s business session and a record-size exhibit floor, with more exhibitors than ever before in the event’s 23-year history. Here’s what DSN saw as the Cardinal Health RBC 2013 kicked off.
Ahead of the 19th Drug Store News Industry Issues Summit, the magazine held a cocktail reception Tuesday at New York’s Redeye Grill, blocks from the iconic Plaza Hotel, where the industry’s best and brightest would gather for the annual event. Read more