We received the German Industry Innovation Award

Frankfurt, Germany, March 21, 2015 – Distinguished for excellence: Our company has received this year's German Industry Innovation Award in the category of "innovative HR concepts". With this prize the jury recognized the two innovation initiatives, the EMD Serono Innovation Cup and Innospire.

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany supports schistosomiasis education in Mozambique

In Namaacha, together with German Bundesrat President Volker Bouffier, Executive Board member Kai Beckmann presented to Mozambique’s Deputy Health Minister Dr. Mouzinho Saíde 20,000 brochures aimed at educating children on the causes of the tropical worm disease.

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Finishes Year of Key Strategic Moves with Record Figures

"In 2014 we have laid the foundations for future growth,” said Karl-Ludwig Kley, Chairman of the Executive Board. “The company is transforming into a highly specialized, global technology company with the goal to improve the lives of patients and customers.”

Global Strategic Alliance with Pfizer on Anti-PD-L1 to Accelerate Presence in Immuno-Oncology

November 17, 2014 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Pfizer entered into a global agreement to co-develop and co-commercialize our investigational anti-PD-L1 antibody as a potential treatment for multiple tumor types to accelerate the two companies’ presence in immuno-oncology.
As part of the agreement, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, will co-promote Pfizer’s Xalkori, a medicine to treat non-small cell lung cancer, in the United States and several other key markets.

 

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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Proposes Dividend Increase to Shareholders After a Year of Key Strategic Moves – Foundation Set for Further Organic Growth
Darmstadt, Germany, April 17, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, completed strategically important moves in 2014 to secure the future growth of the company. At the 20th Annual General Meeting being held today in Frankfurt am Main, the company will propose to its shareholders a dividend increase of 5 cents or 5.3% to € 1.00 per share.
 
Udit Batra
Udit Batra
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Appoints Udit Batra to Head Combined Life Science Business Following Pending Sigma-Aldrich Acquisition
Darmstadt, Germany, April 13, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced that Udit Batra, currently CEO and President of the Life Science business, has been appointed to lead the combined life science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, once the acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich has been successfully completed.
 
Global Strategic Partners Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Pfizer Finalize Agreement to Co-Promote XALKORI® (crizotinib)
Global Strategic Partners Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Pfizer Finalize Agreement to Co-Promote XALKORI® (crizotinib)
Darmstadt, Germany, and New York, US, April 7, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Pfizer Inc, New York, US, today announced the finalization of the co-promotion agreement allowing the companies to co-promote Pfizer’s anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) inhibitor XALKORI® (crizotinib). 
 
 
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