New officer team for NOAH

The National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) elected Gaynor Hillier as its chairman for the next 12 months at its annual general meeting in London last week. Ms Hillier, who is head of Elanco UK and Ireland, succeeds Cat Sayer of Hipra in the role. Her animal health...

Boehringer completes Merial acquisition

Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) has completed its acquisition of the Merial Animal Health business in most world markets, as of January 1st 2017. Boehringer, a privately held multinational business headquartered in Germany, and Sanofi, the French pharmaceutical giant,...

Bayer acquires Cydectin brand in US

Bayer Animal Health is to acquire Boehringer Ingelheim (BI)’s Cydectin (moxidectin) portfolio of bovine and ovine endectocide products in the US market. The divestment is required as part of the regulatory approval of BI’s acquisition of Merial Animal Health, the...

Bayer Crop Science profit up in Q3

Bayer Crop Science increased its profitability by 0.6% on 1.2% lower sales in Q3 2016, in what the company terms a “persistently difficult market environment”.  Bayer Animal Health profitability increased by 6% in the same period. Crop Science reports an EBITDA before...