Pfizer unveils new poultry health unit
Company closes Wyeth, subsidiary deal
A new Pfizer Poultry Health was unveiled as Pfizer’s global acquisition of Wyeth, and its subsidiary Wyeth/Fort Dodge Animal Health, was completed.
The acquisition allows Pfizer Poultry Health, a unit of Pfizer Animal Health, to strengthen its position in development and manufacturing of devices and vaccines for the global poultry industry.
Fort Dodge brings an estimated 85 poultry products to those already available from Pfizer Poultry Health.
The company is retaining all current pricing, product distribution, programs and policies for Pfizer Poultry Health products, including the acquired Fort Dodge products, through 2009.