August 11, 2008
Mylan Named Manufacturer of the Year By AmerisourceBergen Corporation
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. announced today that it has won the 2008 AmerisourceBergen Manufacturer Award for generic pharmaceutical companies with sales of more than $50 million.
Valley Forge, Pa.-based AmerisourceBergen, one of the largest pharmaceutical services companies in the world, selected Mylan as its Manufacturer of the Year for its responsiveness, collaboration and investment in strategic initiatives with the company.
Mylan Inc., with a presence in more than 90 countries, ranks among the leading diversified generic and specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world. The company maintains one of the industry's broadest -- and highest quality -- product portfolios, supported by a robust product pipeline; owns a controlling interest in the world's second largest active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturer; and operates a specialty business focused on respiratory and allergy therapies.
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