Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd:
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, a company that deals with pharmaceutical products, was established in 1977 by Gracias Saldanha which headquarter is in Mumbai, India. It manufactures generic drugs and various active pharmaceutical ingredients.
The company was named after the name of his two sons, Glenn and Mark. In the beginning, the company used to sell the products in India, Africa, and Russia. The company came to the public in the year 1999, and also took some procedures and built its research facility for the first time. Glenmark Saldanha’s elder son Glenn had the invasion as the CEO of the company in 2001 after working at PricewaterhouseCoopers when he came back to India.
In 2008, Glenmark became the fifth-biggest company for pharmaceuticals in India. Glenmark entered into the market of dermatology by launching ‘Candid Cream’. Dermatology is one of the key focus areas of Glenmark, until today.
About Company Information:
The company entered the market of dermatology by launching Candid Cream in 1979, at the very beginning. In 1980, the company began to export their products outside of the country. In 1983, it incorporated its manufacturing facility for the very first time at Nasik, Maharashtra.
The R&D department was founded in the plant at Nasik in 1984. The company introduced Ascoril in the market in 1987. The company initiated operating its business in Srilanka, Afghanistan, Mauritius, and Kenya in 1989. It expanded the plant at Nasik in 1992. It integrated a wholly possessed subordinate company, Glenmark Exports Pvt Ltd to strengthen its position internationally in the market of pharmaceuticals in 1996.
In Brazil, the company started to sell pharmaceutical products in 1999. The company entered into the segment of diabetes in 2000. The company initiated the business of manufacturing API in 2001. It obtained a facility of API manufacturing from Glaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals at Ankleshwar, Gujarat in 2002. Glenmark has done its out-licensing deal for the first time to discover R&D in 2004.
The company commissioned a new facility for manufacture at Baddi, Himachal Pradesh in 2005. It signed an out-licensing contract with Merk KGaA, Germany in 2006, for Melogliptin. The company received the approval of MHRA, the UK for their plant at Baddi in 2007.
The company re-organized its business and integrated a company namely Glenmark Generics as its subordinate one in 2008. During 2009-10, it integrated Glenmark Generics B.V. in the Netherlands. Glenmark signed the Development Agreement with Forest Laboratories to collaborate on Novel Agents.
The company made the announcement of launching a cream namely Hydrocortisone Butyrate in the US, in 2013. Glenmark brought together its two subsidiary companies which are Glenmark Generics Ltd. and Glenmark Access Ltd. with GPL in the year 2014. The company disclosed its approval and launching of Verapamil and Trandolapril Hydrochloride in 2015.
Glenmark announced the strategic blueprint of its evolution to an innovation-led globally spread pharmaceutical organization on 19th December 2016. The blueprint bears its greater alignment of business spreading generics to give priority mostly to the research and development efforts in three core therapeutic sections: respiratory, oncology and dermatology.
The company announced affirmative results for GSP 301 on 30th March 2017. The company has also announced that it has submitted an NDA to the FDA of US for Ryaltris, the respiratory pipeline candidate, which is basically a tentative fixed-dose nasal spray which is a combination of a steroid and an antihistamine that is used for treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis (SAR) and it was announced on 22nd May 2018.
The company announced on 19th June 2018 that the first supplemental Abbreviated New Drug Application (SANDA) was provided by the US Food and Drug Administration for the manufacturing facility of the company in Monroe, New Carolina. The Monroe facility in New Carolina is the first manufacturing plant of Glenmark in the US which is founded to manufacture various pharmaceutical products of fixed does. The company has made an investment of more than $100 million on that facility along with some planning of further development in upcoming years.
How Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd is categorised as Pharmaceuticals and Health Care Sector and Pharmaceuticals Industry.
Pharmaceuticals and Health care sectors consist of firms involved in the medical space. It is one of the multiple sectors that comprise a range of businesses, including ones that offer medical services directly, or to those that work to develop, create and market medical equipment and medicines. It also includes the other services that provide medical insurance and other related products, and many more. The stocks of health care companies mostly have mixed performance. It is due to the inherent challenges to the industry each year, regulatory uncertainties, fiscal policy concerns, and more.
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd is categorized under the Pharmaceutical and Health care sector and Pharmaceutical Industry. The Pharmaceutical Industry includes companies that derive their business by researching, discovering, developing, manufacturing, and marketing and distributing pharmaceutical medicines and drugs.
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Competitors and Sector Peers:
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd. ALEPHA
Alkem Laboratories Ltd. ALKLAB
Alpa Laboratories Ltd. ALPLAB
Ambalal Sarabhai Enterprises Ltd. AMBSAR
AstraZeneca Pharma India Ltd. ASTZEN
Bafna Pharmaceuticals Ltd. BAFPHA
Bajaj Healthcare Ltd. BAJHEA
Concord Drugs Ltd. CONDRU
Dishman Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals Ltd.[Merged] DISPHA
Divi's Laboratories Ltd. DIVIL
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. DR
GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd. GLAPHA
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. GLEPHL
IOL Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd. IOLCHE
Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd. LINPHA
Madhuveer Com 18 Network Ltd. TOHPHA
Mahavir Advanced Remedies Ltd. INDAME
Makers Laboratories Ltd. MAKLAB
Natural Capsules Ltd. NATCAP
Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. RANLAB
Sharon Bio-Medicine Ltd. SHAPHA
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. SUN28
Zenith Healthcare Ltd. ZENHEA