In 1887, Luther Perrigo began packaging and distributing patented medicines and household items for country stores. Today, those small country stores have been replaced by leading regional and national supermarkets, drug store, and mass merchandize retail chains
As consumers continue to embrace store-brand alternatives, Perrigo is well positioned to grow, offering our employees opportunities to grow as well.
Perrigo Company plc, a top five global over-the-counter (OTC) consumer goods and pharmaceutical company, offers consumers and customers high quality products at affordable prices. From its beginnings in 1887 as a packager of generic home remedies, Perrigo, headquartered in Ireland, has grown to become the world's largest manufacturer of OTC products and supplier of infant formulas for the store brand market. The Company is also a leading provider of branded OTC products, generic extended topical prescription products and receives royalties from Multiple Sclerosis drug Tysabri®. Perrigo provides “Quality Affordable Healthcare Products®” across a wide variety of product categories and geographies primarily in North America, Europe, and Australia, as well as other key markets including Israel and China. – less