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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Finishes Year of Key Strategic Moves with Record Figures
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Finishes Year of Key Strategic Moves with Record Figures
Darmstadt, Germany, March 3, 2015 – "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.”
 
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Strengthens Presence as Leading Oncology Company by Taking Full Promotional Responsibility for Erbitux in Japan
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Strengthens Presence as Leading Oncology Company by Taking Full Promotional Responsibility for Erbitux in Japan
Darmstadt, Germany, February 13, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, a leading company for innovative and top-quality high-tech products in healthcare, life science and performance materials today announced that Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Bristol-Myers Squibb have agreed to transfer full responsibility for the promotion of Erbitux® (cetuximab) to Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, in Japan as of May 1, 2015.
 
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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Repatriates Diabetes and Thyroids Portfolio in Russia to Continue to Drive Emerging Markets Strategy
Darmstadt, Germany, February 2, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany today announced the repatriation of all responsibility for its diabetes and thyroid brands in Russia back to the company. The move, effective as of January 1, 2015, transfers all activities for these brands from the company’s marketing partner Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited back to the company’s business in Russia.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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