Man has no greater enemy than disease…
Disease has no greater enemy than GlaxoWellcome
GlaxoWellcome is one of the world's leading healthcare companies whose people are committed to fighting disease by bringing innovative medicines and services to patients throughout the world and to the healthcare providers who serve them. It's the second largest pharmaceutical company both in Europe and the USA with market shares of approximately 5% and 6% respectively.
The company has a long history of over a hundred years and about 54,000 employees worldwide, dedicated to the eradication of disease. The headquarters of the company is situated in the United Kingdom and it has 76 operating companies, over 50 manufacturing sites and over 150 markets supplied worldwide.
GlaxoWellcome is the leader in the gastro-intestinal, anti-infectives and respiratory markets with shares of 8%,9% and 14% respectively. The company's seven products are in the world top 50. These are Zantac, Imigran, Zovirax, Zofran, Zinnat, Ventolin and Serevent.
GlaxoWellcome companies and staff are motivated by helping - helping society, local communities and each other. This help manifests itself in many ways, from charitable donations in the neighbourhood to participation in shaping major healthcare decisions.