Items Tagged with 'Perrigo'


Investment firm calls for 'changes' at Perrigo

September 13, 2016
An investment firm with a 4.6-percent ownership stake in Perrigo Company has sent a letter to the drug maker’s CEO, expressing displeasure with the company’s performance over the past year. Read More

Foundation gives hospital $650K for equipment

August 30, 2016
A hospital in the region has received $650,000 from a foundation to purchase a new piece of medical equipment. Read More

Construction worker dies after plant accident

August 29, 2016
| By AP
Authorities said a 50-year-old construction worker has died after an accident at a plant in the region. Read More

Drug maker acquiring distributor

August 18, 2016
A drug maker in the region is planning to acquire a U.S. distributor of health care and consumer goods products. Read More

Drug maker divests one of its businesses

June 20, 2016
A drug maker in the region is selling one of its businesses as part of its strategic growth plan. Read More

Perrigo names CEO and board chair

April 25, 2016
Perrigo has appointed a new CEO and a new chairman to replace Joseph Papa, following Papa’s “resignation and departure.” Read More

Street Talk: Reaching critical mass

Heart-stopping shopping.

November 27, 2015
Downtown parking is certainly on the minds of many people in Grand Rapids, and everyone wants to talk about it. Read More

Perrigo acquires US rights to drug line for $380M

November 23, 2015
Over-the-counter and prescription drug maker Perrigo is acquiring the U.S. rights to an AstraZeneca drug line for Crohn’s disease for $380 million. Read More

Perrigo shareholders reject hostile takeover bid

November 13, 2015
A rival drug maker has failed in its hostile takeover bid for over-the-counter and prescription medicine maker Perrigo. Read More

Partners launch 'Perrigo Pride' campaign

November 10, 2015
A group of economic development organizations are supporting Perrigo, which is the target of a hostile takeover bid, with a "pride"-themed marketing campaign. Read More