BASF is the world’s leading chemical company – The Chemical Company.
With about 111,000 employees, six Verbund sites and close to 370 production sites worldwide they serve customers and partners in almost all countries of the world. They combine economic success, social responsibility and environmental protection. Through science and innovation they enable their customers in almost all industries to meet the current and future needs of society. Their products and system solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring healthy food and nutrition and helping to improve quality of life.
Cara Partners manufacture a standardised extract of Ginkgo Biloba, an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API), at their Little Island plant. Cara Partners is a joint venture between the Ipsen Group of France and the Schwabe Group of Germany. The parent companies discovered, through clinical trials, that the extract of Ginkgo Biloba had significant pharmacological activity and, in 1978, they decided to produce the extract on a production scale in Cork.
Crest Solutions is a machine vision solution provider, enabling customers in highly regulated packaging industries to fundamentally improve standards of quality while complying with industry regulations. Comprising both hardware and software, Crest Solutions systems facilitate automated and semi-automated inspection, verification and complete Track & Trace. Crest Solutions serves the pharmaceutical, medical device and food & beverage industries with operations in Ireland, the UK and the Benelux.
Eli Lilly and Company has been in business for over 140 years. Lilly unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. They focus on five core global business areas: bio-medicines, diabetes, oncology, emerging markets and animal health. They also continue to pursue innovative science and new opportunities beyond the targeted disease categories.
At Janssen Research & Development, LLC, they are united and energized by one mission – to discover and develop innovative medicines that ease patients’ suffering, and solve the most important unmet medical needs of their time.
As one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies, their strategy is to identify the biggest unmet medical needs and match them with the best science, internal or external, to find solutions for patients worldwide.