Navigation Links
West to Celebrate 90 Years of Healthcare Innovation at the NYSE

EXTON, Pa., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, representatives from West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), will celebrate the company's 90th anniversary by ringing the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. The closing ceremony at the stock exchange commemorates West's long history of working side-by-side with top pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies around the globe to solve the challenges of delivering life-changing therapies safely and effectively to patients.


"As we commemorate our company's 90th year of serving healthcare markets, we look back with pride on the role West has played helping deliver drugs safely to patients around the world," said Donald E. Morel, Jr., Ph.D., Chairman and CEO. "West has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange since 1980 and we are honored to participate in the closing ceremony."

Since West's founding in 1923 by Herman O. West, collaboration and innovation have been in the company's DNA. West works with its customers to understand their products, processes, quality and regulatory requirements in order to design and produce standard-setting components and innovative safety and administrative delivery systems. As a result, roughly 100 million West components are used each day in homes, hospitals and other healthcare settings around the world. 

West recently completed construction on a new, state-of-the-art headquarters facility in Exton, Pa., has completed its second facility in China and is building its first facility in India.

In addition to the company's dedication to life-saving therapies, West has made active philanthropy a corporate priority. Each year, West employees donate time and money for charities around the world with an emphasis on organizations dedicated to caring for children in the communities where West employees live and work. 

About West
West works side-by-side with its healthcare partners from concept to the patient, designing and manufacturing packaging, diagnostic and delivery systems that promote the efficiency, reliability and safety of their products. Every day, West is leading the way with cutting-edge technologies and quality systems, a thorough understanding of global regulatory compliance, and an unmatched and growing knowledge base of relevant pharmaceutical product testing, development and packaging. Based in Exton, Pa., West supports its customers from sales, manufacturing, customer support and research and development locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Established in 1923, West's 2012 sales were $1.3 billion.

Visit West online at and follow West on Twitter:

Media Contact:
Kristin Villiotte/Kirsten Swenson
Schwartz MSL
(781) 684-0770

SOURCE West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. UBM Canon Celebrates the 30th Anniversary of MD&M East, the East Coasts Largest Medical OEM Event, and the 15th Anniversary of the Medical Design Excellence Awards, the MedTech Industrys Premier Awards Program
2. Pioneering Medical Technology Company, Optivus Proton Therapy, Inc., Celebrates 20th Anniversary
3. Lex Kogan, Ibogaine Developer, Celebrates Recent CDC Panel
4. EyePromise Celebrates AREDS 2 Results, Healthy Vision Month
5. Lilly Celebrates National Volunteer Week with Deployment of Global Service Teams
6. Make-A-Wish(R) International Celebrates World Wish Day(R) by Launching Its Largest Social Engagement Campaign Ever
7. Man Undergoes Phrenic Nerve Surgery to Relieve Shortness of Breath, Hopes to Celebrate Recovery by Running a Marathon
8. West Celebrates 90 Years of Healthcare Innovation
9. Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Celebrates 25th Annual Meeting & Expo in San Diego
10. Data Display Audio Visual Celebrates its 25th Anniversary
11. Cardiac Science Celebrates 100-Year Anniversary
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/26/2015)... STOCKHOLM , November 26, 2015 ... the potential to use SyMRI to find optimal contrast weighting ... brain tumor metastases, and has signed a research agreement with ... at the hospital. Using SyMRI, it is possible to generate ... parameter settings after the patient has left, thus making it ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... , November 26, 2015 ... the addition of the  "2016 Future ... Global Cell Surface Testing Market: Supplier ... to their offering.  --> ... of the  "2016 Future Horizons and ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... , November 26, 2015 ... --> adds "Global Repaglinide ... "Investigation Report on China Repaglinide Market, ... forecasts data and information to its ... . --> ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Lakeview Health, a Jacksonville-based ... celebrate their sobriety and show through pictures what a positive difference it makes. ... Thanksgiving with the hashtag #FacesOfGratitude on their Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... On November 25, 2015, officials of ... network, announced the release of a new cutting edge recovery program that has been ... working with drug- and alcohol-addicted individuals with the purpose to free addicts from the ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... Lake, IL (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... to announce a recent successful appellate decision obtained by Attorneys Francisco J. Botto and ... case Adcock v. Illinois Workers’ Compensation Comm’n, 2015 IL App (2d) 130884WC. , According ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... 25, 2015 , ... Smiles by Stevens is pleased to announce ... wrinkling. While many patients are aware of the benefits of Botox® in the treatment ... those suffering with discomfort, soreness, and pain as a result of Jaw Tension, TMJ ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Beddit® has launched a ... tracking systems. The new app features a more intuitive SleepScore™ that rates sleep quality ... you slept. The SleepScore is created by a proprietary algorithm. Beddit analyzes the data ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):