During a conference call with analysts last year, United Drug's CEO disclosed that Catalent was selling its packaging business. Fast-forward a year later and Catalent has filed a lawsuit, saying the disclosure was a breach of confidentiality.
Pharmaceutical services company United Drug and contract manufactuer Catalent shared some very private moments at one time. Now the two are battling in court with the jilted Catalent claiming that its one-time suitor was way too free with its secrets over Catalent's packaging manufacturing business.
United Drug is a big winner in Big Pharma's bid to cut costs by outsourcing more of its supply chain work. The contract manufacturer's packaging division nailed down a nearly $40 million, four-year
Two contract manufacturers plan triple-digit job cuts, with a combination of layoffs and voluntary buyouts. Contract Pharmaceuticals is winding down its Buffalo, NY, plant, purchased from