Phase Forward has adopted technologies from BMC Software to improve its operational efficiency, make “substantial cost savings” and ensure its systems maintain the availability, reliability and compliance demanded by clients.
Cardiology and eClinical specialist eResearch Technology missed analysts estimates of sales and earnings in the fourth quarter of 2008, but still posted a near-14 per cent increase in operating profit.
US-based biopharmaceutical product providers Millipore has met its
revenue and earnings target over the fiscal year, helped by its
Serologicals acquisition in the fourth quarter and a solid
performance by its main business driver:...
Cardinal Health reported a mixed bag of results in its fourth
quarter, with revenues rising well on the back of rising demand for
its pharmaceutical distribution services, although operating profit
fell 9 per cent, in line with forecasts,...
Manufacturing consolidation and acquisition costs helped reduce net
income as Millipore revealed its 2005 second quarter financial
results. The company has just completed the purchase of two
companies with the intention of increasing...
US biotechnology company Invitrogen reported record second-quarter
revenue but warned that top-line growth for the rest of 2004 would
be less than expected, citing an increasingly competitive business
Fisher Scientific, the US-based science and laboratory products
group, hinted earlier this week that it may be looking to make
another acquisition, despite its prediction of a period of
consolidation in the wake of its $714 million...
US packaging giant MeadWestvaco has reported a 38 per cent increase
in fourth-quarter profits, helped by cost-cutting, cash from the
sale of forest land and strong sales of consumer packaging
Chemicals major BASF managed to post a small gain in third quarter
revenues despite the difficult operating environment affecting the
industry; chairman Hambrecht points to early signs that the sector
may have hit bottom and be ready...