Date Added: Apr 2010
West Pharma is a 100% subsidiary of the U.S. American corporate group West Pharmaceutical Services Inc. and employs around 1,700 staff in Europe. With their wide range of products and services, West provides comprehensive support for pharmaceutical and bio-pharmaceutical companies with the development and manufacture of new medicines for the worldwide market. The technologies West uses cover the development and manufacture of packaging components made of rubber, metal and plastics, the development and manufacture of application systems as well as laboratory and other services. West's international headquarters is in Lionville in the US state of Pennsylvania and supports partners and customers from 50 branches in North America, South America, Europe, Mexico, Japan, Asia and the Pacific area including Australia.