Quantcast

Latest .bd Stories

2010-11-23 06:51:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX) has declared a quarterly dividend of 41 cents per common share, an increase of 4 cents per share, or 10.8%, from the previous quarter. The dividend will be payable on December 31, 2010 to holders of record on December 10, 2010. At the current rate, the annual dividend for fiscal year 2011 would be $1.64 cents per share. "This marks the 38th consecutive...

2010-11-16 07:00:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced that Kathy Warye has joined the Company as Vice President, Infection Prevention. Prior to joining BD, Ms. Warye served as the Chief Executive Officer of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) for the past six years. In this newly created role, Ms. Warye will be based in...

2010-10-14 07:57:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX) announced today that it will conduct a live webcast of its fourth fiscal quarter and full fiscal year 2010 earnings conference call on Thursday, November 4, 2010, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. (ET). BD will issue a press release detailing the quarter's earnings earlier that morning. The webcast of the conference call, along with related slides, will be accessible through BD's website at...

2010-09-08 08:36:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a global medical technology company, announced today that it will present at the 2010 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, September 14, at 1:35 p.m. EDT. A live webcast of BD's presentation can be accessed from the BD corporate website at www.bd.com/investors and will be available for replay through Tuesday, September 21, 2010. BD is a leading global medical technology...

2010-08-03 08:50:00

BALTIMORE, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD Diagnostics, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), announced today that it has received "Moderate Complexity" status from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), for the BD MAX(TM) GBS Assay for Group B Streptococcus (GBS) on the BD MAX(TM) System. With the "Moderate Complexity" categorization, the BD MAX GBS Assay will increase access to cost effective...

2010-08-02 07:00:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the completion of the sale of its Ophthalmic Systems unit to RoundTable Healthcare Partners and the sale of its surgical blades product platform to one of RoundTable's portfolio companies, Aspen Surgical Products, Inc. On June 8, 2010, the Company announced that it had signed agreements to sell certain assets of its BD Medical...

2010-07-29 07:00:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the promotion of Vincent A. Forlenza, President, who assumes the title of Chief Operating Officer in addition to his current title. Mr. Forlenza will continue to report to Edward J. Ludwig, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "This new title reflects the additional duties that Vince has taken on during the last two years and...

2010-07-26 15:40:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today that it has elected Christopher Jones to its Board of Directors, effective today. Mr. Jones, 55, is the former Chief Executive Officer of JWT Worldwide (previously known as J. Walter Thompson), one of the world's largest advertising agencies. He retired from JWT Worldwide in 2001 after 24 years of distinguished service at the...

2010-06-09 09:46:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a global medical technology company, announced today that it will present at the Goldman Sachs 31st Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at 10:55 a.m. EDT A live webcast of BD's presentations can be accessed from the BD corporate website at www.bd.com/investors. They will be available for replay for a period of seven days. BD is a leading global medical...

2010-06-08 07:00:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today that it has signed agreements to sell certain assets of its BD Medical segment, including the Ophthalmic Systems unit as well as the surgical blades, critical care and extended dwell catheter product platforms of the Medical Surgical Systems unit, to RoundTable Healthcare Partners, an operating-oriented private equity firm...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
Related