2002

Amneal founded

Amneal Paterson, NJ Amneal

Amneal opens its doors in Paterson, New Jersey.

2005
  • Manufactures first Rx product
  • Files first ANDA

Amneal Folic Acid

Amneal begins manufacturing folic acid, its first prescription product. The company also files its first ANDA as Amneal Pharmaceuticals.

2006
  • First ANDA approved

Amneal Metformin IR

The first ANDA prepared and submitted by Amneal is approved (Metformin 500, 850 & 1000mg tablets)

2007
  • Acquires ANDAs from Merck
  • Acquires ANDAs and facility from KVD
  • Acquires Akyma and launches Amneal label

branchburg-nj

Amneal acquires a liquid Rx manufacturing/R&D plant in Branchburg, New Jersey, along with multiple ANDAs and product development IP from KVD.

That same year, the company acquires all assets related to five generic drugs divested by Merck KGaA and launches the Amneal label, going directly to market via its acquisition of Akyma.

2008
  • Acquires InterPharm
  • Opens India R&D center

Amneal Brookhaven NY

Amneal purchases Interpharm assets, including over 240,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing/R&D capacity in New York.

Amneal India R&D Centre Opening

Later that year, celebrates the grand opening of its 75,000 sq. ft. R&D center, Amneal India.

2009
  • Becomes 12th largest generics company in the U.S. (in TRx)

IMS Health shows Amneal Pharmaceuticals as the 12th largest generics supplier in the U.S., by number of prescriptions dispensed. This same study highlights 114% year-over-year growth of the company.

2010
  • Opens consolidated, expanded distribution & sales operations in Glasgow, Kentucky
  • Acquires manufacturing facility in Piscataway, New Jersey

Amneal Distribution Center

Amneal opens a 115,000 sq. ft. consolidated distribution and sales logistics center in Glasgow, Kentucky. The company also acquires a state-of-the-art R&D and manufacturing plant in Piscataway, New Jersey, allowing further expansion into new technologies and complex, niche products.

 

2011
  • Acquires packaging facility in East Hanover, New Jersey
  • Becomes the 7th largest generics company in the U.S. (in TRx)

IMS Health lists Amneal as the 7th largest generics company in prescriptions dispensed.  Amneal acquires a 110,000 sq. ft. packaging plant in East Hanover, New Jersey to support its tremendous growth.

Amneal East Hanover, NJ

2012
  • FDA approves new API and FDF facilities in India

The U.S. FDA inspects and approves two Amneal facilities in India — one for manufacturing active pharmaceutical ingredients (API)  and the other finished dosage-forms.

2013
  • Acquires 1000+ MAs from Pfizer
  • Acquires assets from Actavis and Warner Chilcott
  • Acquires 60% of Creo Pharma

Creo Pharma in the United Kingdom is the first of many international transactions for Amneal. Creo supplies generic pharmaceuticals, commercial brands and specialist products to the pharmacy, hospital and wholesale sectors in the U.K.

Creo Pharma - UK

 

2014
  • Acquires CoPharma
  • Acquires Pharmagenus
  • Acquires Bioeq
  • Opens International HQ

amneal-zug

To oversee its expanding global operations, Amneal opens its international headquarters in Zug, Switzerland.

2015
  • Acquires Actavis Australia
  • Acquires Epsilon India
  • Acquires inhalation manufacturing site in Ireland

Amneal adds to its international operations with acquisitions in Australia, India and Ireland. The 200,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Cashel, County Tipperary in Ireland, is dedicated to R&D and the production of metered dose and dry powder inhalers (MDIs and DPIs) as well as biosimilars.

Amneal in Ireland

2016
  • Adds distribution facility in Glasgow, Kentucky

Amneal - Aberdeen, Glasgow KY

Amneal adds another distribution center in Glasgow, KY.

2017
  • Completes expansion of both New York manufacturing facilities
  • Divests Amneal Australia operation
  • Divests CoPharma and Pharmagenus operations

Expansion of the Amneal plant in Brookhaven, New York took the facility from 120,000 sq ft to 600,000 sq ft. in 2017.

2018
  • Amneal and Impax Laboratories combine to form a more diversified, publicly traded Amneal (NYSE:AMRX)
  • Combination expands generics portfolio, pipeline and adds specialty business
  • Robert Stewart becomes President & CEO, leading the next evolution of Amneal’s growth
  • Paul Bisaro joins as Executive Chair of Amneal Board of Directors