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Wednesday, 29 March 2023 19:20

MiBiz on WOOD-TV8: Perrigo to pitch FDA on over-the-counter birth control pill

Perrigo Co. plc will make a pitch in May to federal regulators who will decide whether to approve an over-the-counter daily birth control pill for the U.S. market. 

Published in Health Care
Tuesday, 28 March 2023 15:40

Perrigo to pitch FDA in May on over-the-counter birth control pill

GRAND RAPIDS — Perrigo Co. plc is now scheduled to make a pitch in May to federal regulators who will decide whether to approve an over-the-counter daily birth control pill for the U.S. market. 

Published in Health Care
Wednesday, 01 March 2023 13:21

Perrigo backs off on M&A to focus on integrating recent deals, reducing debt

GRAND RAPIDS — Perrigo Co. plc intends to pause M&A for the next couple of years to focus on improving performance and profitability as it works to reduce its debt load.

Published in Manufacturing

Tuesday, 01 November 2022 17:33

Perrigo to invest $170M to acquire Gerber infant formula plant from Nestlé, make facilities improvements

GRAND RAPIDS — Perrigo Co. plc would add capacity to produce infant formula through a $170 million deal to acquire a plant in Eau Claire, Wis. along with investments in existing facilities.

Published in Manufacturing
Wednesday, 26 October 2022 18:01

FDA delays review of over-the-counter Perrigo contraceptive

Federal regulators have delayed a planned review for Perrigo Co. plc’s birth control pill to “review additional information requested,” company officials announced today.

Published in Health Care
Friday, 12 August 2022 14:45

Zeeland-based Mead Johnson facility to process millions of specialty infant formula servings

ZEELAND — A West Michigan formula producer will import roughly 331,000 pounds of infant formula base powder this month from a facility in Mexico to be blended, packaged and redistributed.

Published in Food/Agribusiness

Monday, 27 June 2022 11:19

SCOTUS ruling could boost sales of Perrigo’s new over-the-counter daily contraceptive pill

The U.S. Supreme Court decision last week overturning a landmark, 50-year-old ruling that legalized abortion could boost sales of a new oral, over-the-counter contraceptive drug that Perrigo Co. plc plans to bring to the market.

Published in Health Care
Thursday, 23 June 2022 12:27

Despite price increases, Steelcase records $11.4M quarterly loss amid high inflation, fuel costs

GRAND RAPIDS — High inflation led Steelcase Inc. to record a loss in the most recent quarter despite strong double-digit sales growth and multiple price increases.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 05 June 2022 18:18

People in the News: June 6, 2022

Here is the MiBiz People in the news report for June 6, 2022 

Published in Talent

Sunday, 22 May 2022 18:24

People in the News: May 23, 2022

Here is the MiBiz People in the news report for May 23, 2022 

Published in Talent
Friday, 13 May 2022 13:50

West Michigan food manufacturers playing outsized role in baby formula shortage

West Michigan is playing a major role in the ongoing U.S. baby formula shortage as producers fall in the center of a product recall or are ramping up production to help meet consumer needs.

Published in Manufacturing
Tuesday, 01 March 2022 10:55

Perrigo builds sales momentum as key segment rebounded in 2021

ALLEGAN — Perrigo Co. plc gained momentum toward the end of 2021 as sales in its key cough and cold medication segment rebounded and the company moves forward as a consumer self-care company.

Published in Health Care

Sunday, 05 December 2021 18:00

8 West Michigan projects to watch

The construction industry experienced widespread pauses on projects in 2020 during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the backlog made for a packed year in 2021, which features a range of ongoing projects including housing developments and reuses of former industrial buildings.

Wednesday, 10 November 2021 14:47

‘Supply chain disruption was the culprit’ as Perrigo records quarterly net sales loss

ALLEGAN — Supply chain bottlenecks that include a truck driver shortage causing problems getting products to market cut into Perrigo Co. plc’s sales in the third quarter and led to a net loss.

Published in Health Care
Sunday, 07 November 2021 18:50

‘Employee-driven market’ stalls commercial office leasing, investments

West Michigan’s commercial office market is in a lull as companies remain hesitant to bring back workers while offering more flexible schedules, leading to worsening vacancy rates and a lack of investment in new construction.

Sunday, 07 November 2021 17:00

Jandernoa mentoring program expands reach to include nonprofit leaders

Even after nearly four decades in nonprofit administration, Scott Lewis knows there’s more to learn and that he can become a better leader.

Published in Nonprofits
Thursday, 30 September 2021 11:20

Perrigo settles Irish tax dispute case for nearly $309 million

ALLEGAN — Perrigo Co. plc has agreed to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to settle a tax case in Ireland that could have cost far more than what the company paid.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 12 September 2021 17:15

Downtown GR office vacancy increases; experts clash on when space could be filled

GRAND RAPIDS — Rental rates are rising for prime downtown Grand Rapids office space, but vacancy rates are also up significantly compared to previous years, according to a recent report from global real estate services firm JLL.

Wednesday, 08 September 2021 09:10

Perrigo plans $2.1 billion acquisition to mark ‘crowning achievement’ in transition to self-care company

Perrigo Co. plc plans to buy a European maker of over-the-counter self-care products for $2.1 billion in cash, the company announced today.

Published in Health Care
Wednesday, 11 August 2021 15:34

Perrigo posts quarterly loss as company rebounds from weak cough/cold season

ALLEGAN — Perrigo Co. plc’s CEO says business has rebounded well after taking a hit in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, although a “historically weak cough/cold season” dampened quarterly sales growth.

Published in Health Care
Sunday, 18 July 2021 17:10

Office workers gradually return to downtowns as officials forecast a new landscape

The short-term outlook of city officials and commercial real estate experts is improving as office workers gradually return to in-person work, and they share an optimism as downtowns reawaken from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Monday, 24 May 2021 09:51

MiBiz Growth Report: May 24, 2021

Here's the MiBiz Growth Report for May 24, 2021.

Published in Economic Development
Tuesday, 18 May 2021 10:34

Perrigo to sell Latin American businesses to Boston PE firm

 ALLEGAN — Perrigo Co. plc intends to sell its Mexico and Brazil-based over-the-counter business to Boston-based global private equity firm Advent International.

Published in Manufacturing
Tuesday, 11 May 2021 10:25

Perrigo ahead of schedule on self-care shift, attributes Q1 sales dip to pandemic stockpiling last year

ALLEGAN — A sales spike in the early weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic followed by a mild flu season during lockdown restrictions reduced Perrigo Co. plc’s quarterly sales to start 2021.

Published in Manufacturing

Sunday, 14 March 2021 19:10

Downtowns feel the pain as office workers remain home

In a typical year, around 40,000 office workers a day are in downtown Grand Rapids buying coffee or lunch, or sticking around to shop or attend an event. 

Sunday, 14 March 2021 18:10

3-year CEO contract extension looks to bring continuity during Perrigo’s transformation

Murray Kessler signed on for at least another three years as Perrigo Co. plc’s chief executive to “finish the job” he started to transform the company.

Published in Health Care
Sunday, 14 February 2021 17:44

Commercial real estate experts optimistic despite work from home uncertainty

The West Michigan commercial real estate market has been relatively stagnant during the pandemic-induced shift to remote working, but advisers see some room for optimism ahead of a vaccine rollout and with several recent office deals. 

Friday, 12 February 2021 17:00

‘Landmark project,’ collaboration brings Perrigo headquarters to Medical Mile

Local economic development leaders have long sought to bring a global headquarters to downtown Grand Rapids, and it will soon become a reality as  Perrigo Co. plc moves its North American corporate offices to the Medical Mile.

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 03 January 2021 11:51

MiBiz Growth Report: January 3, 2021

Here is the MiBiz growth report for January 3, 2021.

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 20 December 2020 19:10

Construction leaders face a mixed bag of concern, hope heading into 2021

Recent year-end reports on non-residential construction activity softening and a plunging average project backlog are giving West Michigan construction leaders some reason for concern going into 2021.

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