Address: Via Dei Sette Santi 1/3 50131 Firenze,Italy
Tel: +39 055 56.80.1
In 1886 Menarini began its activity in Naples as a small laboratory under the name ‘Farmacia Internazionale’. In 1915 it was transferred to Florence, where its head offices are still located
In 1978 Menarini began joining its resources and energy with other important Italian companies such as Malesci, followed by Guidotti, Lusofarmaco, Lusochimica and F.I.R.M.A.
In 1976 the Diagnostic Division was added to the ethical drug business and in 1994 the OTC Division was started up.
From its 11 R&D employees in 1978, the company now has 800 R&D employees.
The group has more than 700 skilled scientific consultants in Europe, and a network that covers 90.3% of the population and serves a market of 300 million people.
It has 13 subsidiaries, and is aiming at establishing a presence in the East of Europe.
Our 2006, Menarini’s consolidated turnover reached approximately 270 million Euro. The average annual growth of the Company turnover, for the last 3 years, exceeded 9% compared to the in vitro market growth of 5.0%.
Products and services
The Menarini Group is present in the most important therapeutic areas of greatest importance, including:
• cardiovascular products
• gastro-intestinal products
• antibiotics/respiratory system products
• drugs used in diabetes
• anti-inflammatory agents/analgesics
and many others.