Revenue rose 9 per cent to €1.13 billion at the Dublin-based drug distributor

Healthcare services provider UDG has upgraded its full-year earningsforecaston the back of strong organic growth as it announced a 26 per cent rise in(...)

UDG Healthcare earned pretax profits of €71 million for the 12 months ended September 30th, 11 per cent more than it earned in 2013. Photograph: David Sleator

Drug distributor UDG Healthcare plans to spend €24 million on boosting the capacity of its US packaging plants between now and mid-2016 to meet grow(...)

Niall FitzGerald was chief executive and chairman of Unilever from 1996 to 2004

Former Unilever chief executive Niall FitzGerald has become the new chairman of the UCD Michael Smurfit graduate business school advisory board. (...)

The agreement formalises the existing partnership that UDG has with CMIC, which began in 2012

CHARLIE TAYLORHealthcare services provider UDG Healthcare has formed a joint venture with CMIC to fully service the Japanese contract sales organisati(...)

UDG said that with the on-going convergence of the pre-wholesale and wholesale markets in the UK, UniDrug has a “reduced fit” with UDG Healthcare’s core supply chain services operations in Ireland. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Healthcare services provider UDG Healthcare has sold its 50 per cent stake in UniDrug Distribution Group to its joint venture partner Alliance Boots f(...)

UDG Healthcare chief executive Liam FitzGerald. Photograph: Eric Luke

UDG Healthcare has acquired the specialist healthcare and scientific public relations businesses, Galliard and Nyxeon (MFRHRC Holdings Limited).The Lo(...)

UDG said that the two businesses, Galliard and Nyxeon, will add capabilities in data driven healthcare and scientific public relations to UDG Healthcare’s global healthcare communications business Ashfield Healthcare Communications. Photograph: David Sleator/THE IRISH TIMES

Healthcare services provider UDG Healthcare has acquired the specialist healthcare and scientific public relations (PR) businesses, Galliard and Nyxeo(...)

Drug distributor UDG Healthcare saw revenues rise 2.3 per cent to €1.04 billion in the six months to the end of March, while operating profit was up 4(...)

UDG chief executive Liam FitzGerald said the deal would be a significant strategic and complementary acquisition. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

UDG Healthcare is to buy the healthcare communications businessof KnowledgePoint360 for €105 million, helping to fulfil a key part of the company’s(...)

David Bunworth: marketing has a massive role

Marketers “are probably the worst communicators”, says David Bunworth, the former Bord Gáis Energy managing director and Aer Lingus commercial (...)