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Novartis: voluntary redundancies in Argentina

Switzerland's Novartis aims to become a "boutique drugmaker". It's opened negotiations on voluntary redundancies at it looks to downsize its salesforce in Onco-hematology in Argentina. It aims to reduce a division of 25 medical sales representatives by 36%. Multinational drugmakers are steadily refining their portfolios to specialise in increasingly sophisticated niches. Following...

Catalent to build third Argentine plant

The Softgel specialist Catalent is expanding its capacity in Argentina. Led locally by Hernán Mellone, the company, which dominates the local softgel market, will invest an estimated US$ 5 million in a new plant. US softgel specialist Catalent hasn't been put off by the ongoing lockdown, nor the local...

Baxter winds up Argentina operation

The US drugmaker Baxter has closed the doors on its Argentina operation to definitively leave the country. It leaves Argentina's Comarsa as its local representative. Another pharmaceutical multinational has bowed out from Argentina. Pharmabiz has learned that the US giant Baxter is closing its renal care business – its last remaining...

Pfizer hypes Argentina vaccine trial

Pfizer's local general manager Nicolás Vaquer visited the presidential residence in Olivos on what was a holiday weekend in Argentina to tell President Alberto Fernández that Pfizer will carry out trials of its Covid-19 vaccine candidates in the country, generating a flurry of media hype. Pfizer's office in Argentina has...

Argentina rescinds Spinraza deal

US drugmaker Biogen has had a setback in Argentina. As the country extends its Covid-19 lockdown, the Ministry of Health has removed Obligatory Medical Program (PMO) status from the company's star product Spinraza after only 10 months, opening the path for an arduous process of negotiation. As new generation medicines...

L’Oréal: new head in Argentina

English version L'Oréal's Argentine operations will be run from the northern hemisphere with a two-hour time difference for the time being as the new local head waits in Mexico for Argentina to reopen its borders. French cosmetics giant L'Oréal has another new head for Argentina after only ten months. The new...

Clorox: new general manager for Argentina

English version The domestic cleaning giant Clorox has a new general manager in Argentina. The man chosen to head up the local branch is Antonio Mosteiro, formerly of Mondelez. He has wide experience in the mass consumer market and arrives as sales of bleach experience a boom on the back...

Roche Argentina leaking managers

English version The gradual loss of staff at the Argentina subsidiary of Switzerland's Roche has become impossible to hide. Although its communication department continues to try to show the company as a multinational with excellent benefits, the perks are clearly not proving to be enough to retain mid-level executives. Swiss drugmaker Roche is one of the many multinationals that cannot...

Pharma review of the year 2017

English version The "un-termination" of the agreement with PAMI, Argentina’s state funded health provision for pensioners, was possibly the key and most controversial topic of 2017. The agreement was terminated then reactivated in a series of twists that have left many wondering what lays in store for the next agreement due...