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The company employs 2000 highly skilled and experienced employees at 8 manufacturing facilities, our Innovation Center, and sales offices in Paris, Brazil, and China. In addition to expanding internationally, we are strengthening our capabilities and improving our ability to meet the development and manufacturing needs of our customers.

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Nanjing

Unither Nanjing Pharmaceuticals

Unither Nanjing Pharmaceuticals specializes in the development and production of solid and liquid form pharmaceutical products, with an annual revenue around EUR 10 million. It is based in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, and has 130 employees.
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Nanjing

Unither Nanjing Pharmaceuticals

Amiens

Laboratoire Unither

The first site to specialise in BFS technology, Unither Laboratoire benefits from over 30 years' experience in unit-dose manufacturing and produces more than 2.5 billion unit-doses each year. The site currently has 360 employees.
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Amiens

Laboratoire Unither

Paris

Unither Pharmaceuticals

Gannat

Unither Industries

Coutances

Laboratoire Unither

Colomiers

Unither Liquid Manufacturing

Bordeaux

Unither Développement Bordeaux

Barretos

Unither Pharma Brasil

This facility was acquired from Mariol Industrial in December 2015 to establish a Brazilian manufacturing footprint. Extensive expertise in the development and manufacture of oral solids, liquids, vitamins supplements.
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Barretos

Unither Pharma Brasil

São Paulo

Unither Pharma Butantã

Rochester

Unither Manufacturing LLC

This facility was acquired from UCB Pharma in October 2013 to expand our international presence. The site now has more than 320 employees.
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Rochester

Unither Manufacturing LLC

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Nanjing
Unither Nanjing Pharmaceuticals
169 Jiangjun Ave, Jiangning District, Nanjing, Jiangsu
Ophthalmology & Asthma
Unither Nanjing Pharmaceuticals specializes in the development and production of solid and liquid form pharmaceutical products, with an annual revenue around EUR 10 million. It is based in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, and has 130 employees.
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Amiens
Laboratoire Unither
151 rue Andre Durouchez, 80084 Amiens
Asthma
The first site to specialise in BFS technology, Unither Laboratoire benefits from over 30 years' experience in unit-dose manufacturing and produces more than 2.5 billion unit-doses each year. The site currently has 360 employees.
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Paris
Unither Pharmaceuticals
3-5 rue Saint Georges, 75009 Paris
Commercial office
Established over 30 years ago in France, we have grown into an international business that now boasts production facilities in Europe, North America, China and Brazil.
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Gannat
Unither Industries
17 av Portes Occitanes, 03800 Gannat
Saline solution
The Gannat site was acquired from the Créapharm Group in 2005 and already had facilities to produce hormone-based egg cells.
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Coutances
Laboratoire Unither
1, Rue de l’Arquerie, 50200 Coutances
Ophtalmology
Laboratoire Unither Coutances is a key player in the ophthalmology market, and the second site to specialize in Blow-Fill-Seal technology. The site manufactures more than 1.2 billion sterile doses each year and has more than 290 employees.
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Colomiers
Unither Liquid Manufacturing
1-3, Allée de la Neste, 31773 Colomiers
Laboratoire
This facility was acquired from UCB Pharma in October 2013 to expand our international presence. The site now has more than 320 employees
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Bordeaux
Unither Développement Bordeaux
Avenue Toussaint Catros, 33185 Le Haillan
Innovation & Development
This facility was acquired from UCB Pharma in October 2013 to expand our international presence. The site now has more than 320 employees.
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Barretos
Unither Pharma Brasil
Av. Mário de Oliveira, 605
Blisters, bottles, tubes, sachet, stick-packs
This facility was acquired from Mariol Industrial in December 2015 to establish a Brazilian manufacturing footprint. Extensive expertise in the development and manufacture of oral solids, liquids, vitamins supplements.
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São Paulo
Unither Pharma Butantã
Av. Nossa Sra. da Assunção, 736 Vila Butantã, São Paulo – SP, CEP: 05359-001
Ophthalmology
This facility was acquired from Novartis/Alcon in October 2022 to establish a Brazilian manufacturing footprint within sterile liquids.
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Rochester
Unither Manufacturing LLC
755 Jefferson Road Rochester, NY
Ophthalmology & Asthma
This facility was acquired from UCB Pharma in October 2013 to expand our international presence. The site now has more than 320 employees.

Global reach

in over 100 countries

France

Amiens

Laboratoire Unither

Headquarter

151 rue Andre Durouchez, 80084 Amiens

Asthma

With a current staff of 360 employees, Amiens was the first site to specialize in the Blow-Fill-Seal (BFS) technology and now has over 30 years of experience in the technology.

Huge manufacturing capacity is provided by many, and increasing numbers of high-speed BFS lines. The plant produces 1.5 billion unit-doses per year. The analytical team validates methods and performs ICH stability studies.

The Amiens (France) and Rochester (USA) sites, also dedicated to BFS technology, offer an alternative production option to meet the needs and constraints.

Blow-Fill-Seal (BFS)

2,5 billion-unit doses/year

0.25 mL to 10 mL

The teams in Amiens are responsible for tech-transfer or the development of new products. They have the expertise to manage product development from the earliest stages (phases II and III). They also undertake full development of generics or medical devices.

Site specialty

– Compounding and filling with end-filtration sterilization, aseptic compounding and filling (suspensions), gel compounding, autoclaving and filling
– Non-injectable sterile, unit-dose vials Blow-Fill-Seal technology (BFS)
– Drug Products and Medical Devices

Standards & regulations

– European cGMP
– ISO 13485

Services

– Development of manufacturing processes for new chemical entities or OTC
– Formulation and implementation of processes for generic drugs or medical devices
Analytical services (development, validation and quality control)
– Phase II and III cGMP clinical batches (variable batch size)
– Packaging in sachet of clinical batches
ICH stability (pre-stability, development, clinical batches)
– Scale up and validation of manufacturing processes
– cGMP batches (pre-industrial and industrial scale)

Authorizations & Certifications

This site is regularly inspected by the ANSM (French National Drug Safety Agency), the Turkish Ministry of Health, the KFDA (Korean Food Drug and Administration), the GCCDR (Gulf Central Committee for Drug Registration) and the Taiwanese authorities, among others.

Bordeaux

Unither Développement Bordeaux

Avenue Toussaint Catros, 33185 Le Haillan

Innovation & Development

The Bordeaux site was Créapharm Group’s R&D center until it was sold to Unither. It enabled us to meet the demand from pharmaceutical companies wishing to outsource product development and provides a platform for the in-house development of newly patented or non-patented technologies and formulations, which our customers can market under license.
With more than 40 employees, the site’s teams master the development of all conventional galenic forms of new chemical entities from the earliest stages (phases I and II) and can rapidly manufacture clinical batches for initial trials.
They develop several generic products each year and carry out technology transfers to Unither’s industrial sites or to sites selected by customers.

Sterile and non-sterile liquids

Solids and semi-solids

Site Specialty

– Recommendations and pharmaceutical development strategy consulting
– Pharmaceutical innovation and development (galenic formulation and analytical services)
– Clinical (phase I to IV) and commercial (orphan drugs) manufacturing

Galenic expertise

– Solid forms: tablets, capsules, suppository, ovule…
– Liquid forms: solution, suspension…
– Semi-solid forms: cream, ointment…
– Primary packaging: blister pack, tube, pillbox, bottles, stick-pack,…

Analytical expertise

– Development and validation of analytical methods
– Quality control
ICH stability study

Authorizations & Certifications

This site is regularly inspected by the ANSM (French National Drug Safety Agency) and the ANSES (French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety).
It benefitted from a French tax credit from 2020 to 2024.

Colomiers

Unither Liquid Manufacturing

1-3, Allée de la Neste, 31773 Colomiers

Laboratoire

The Colomiers site was acquired from Sanofi in 2009, with state-of-the-art non-sterile bottled liquids, and semi-solids operations in place. Capabilities were enhanced by adding liquid stick-pack technology. The site currently has more than 190 employees.

The site has a high production capacity with several high-speed stick-pack machines delivering 340 million sticks per year, bottle lines delivering 40 million bottles per year, and suppository and pessary lines, as well as tubes. The liquid products can be manufactured in Europe, Brazil and the United States at the same time, which guarantees adaptability to meet demand on all three continents.

Liquid Stick-Packs: Unistick®

340 millions de sticks / an

5 mL to 15 mL

Pharmaceutical Bottles

40 million bottles/year

10 mL to 300 mL

Suppositories and Pessaries

80 million unit doses/year

Sprays

Tubes

Semi-Solid Topical in Tubes

A dedicated R&D team

The Colomiers site has a dedicated team to manage the transfer and/or development of new products. They have the skills to manufacture clinical batches for phases II and III, as well as to develop generics or medical devices. Unither Liquid Manufacturing can provide you with regulatory support for your marketing projects.

Site specialty

  • Compounding and filling of liquids and semi-solids in stick-packs, bottles and blisters (suppositories and pessaries), sprays, and nasal drops
  • Solutions, suspensions, gels, emulsions, pasty dosage forms
  • Drug Products and Medical Devices

Standards & Regulations

  • European ANSM cGMP and cosmetics production and packaging
  • ISO 13485 (LNE) Certification

Services

  • Formulation and implementation of processes for drugs and medical devices
  • Analytical Services (Development, Validation, and Quality Control)
  • cGMP Clinical Batches Phase II and III (Medium and Large Scale)
  • Primary Packaging of Clinical Batches
  • ICH Stability (Pre-stability, Development, Clinical Batches)
  • Scale-up and Manufacturing Process Validation
  • cGMP Batches (Pilot and Industrial Scale)
  • ICH Stability (Clinical Batches Registration and On-going)
  • Liquids: Solutions and Suspensions for Oral and Topical Use in Bottles

Authorizations & Certifications

This site is regularly inspected by the ANSM (French National Drug Safety Agency)) and by ANVISA (Brazilian agency) and the Russian Federation amongst others.

Coutances

Laboratoire Unither

1, Rue de l’Arquerie, 50200 Coutances

Ophtalmology

Laboratoire Unither Coutances is a key player in the ophthalmology market, and the second site to specialize in Blow-Fill-Seal technology. The site manufactures more than 1.5 billion sterile doses each year and has more than 300 employees.

A unique back-up system exists between the Coutances (France) and Rochester (USA) sites, both also dedicated to BFS tehnology, to offer an alternative production response for certain requirements and challenges.

Blow-Fill-Seal (BFS)

1,5 billion-unit doses/year

0.25 mL to 4 mL

Preservative-free multidose

25 million bottles/year

5 mL, 10 mL, 11 mL, 15 mL

A dedicated R&D team

The Coutances site has a dedicated team to manage the transfer and/or development of new products.  They have the skills to manufacture clinical batches from pilot to industrial scale, including mixers for solutions, suspensions, emulsions and gels, as well as to develop generics or medical devices.

Site specialty

  • Preparation, sterilization by sterilizing filtration and/or heat and aseptic filling in Blow Fill Seal and Preservative-free multidose
  • Aseptic filling with final sterilizing filtration or specifically without sterilizing filtration (gels, emulsions)

Standards & Regulations

  • European and USFDA Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)
  • ISO 13485

Services

  • Process formulation and implementation for drugs and medical devices
  • Analytical services (development, validation and quality control)
  • Phase II and III cGMP clinical batches (variable batch size)
  • Packaging in sachet of clinical batches
  • ICH stability (pre-stability, development, clinical batches)
  • Scale up and validation of manufacturing processes
  • cGMP batches (pre-industrial and industrial scale)
  • ICH stability (registration and tracking of clinical batches)

Authorizations & Certifications

This site is regularly inspected by the ANSM (French National Drug Safety Agency), the FDA (Food Drug and Administration), ANVISA (the Brazilian agency), the Turkish Ministry of Health, the Iranian health authorities, the KFDA (Korean Food Drug and Administration), and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation.

Gannat

Unither Industries

17 av Portes Occitanes, 03800 Gannat

Saline solution

The Gannat site was acquired from the Créapharm Group in 2005 and already had facilities to produce hormone-based egg cells.
Its capacities were increased by adding the Blow-Fill-Seal (BFS) technology, offering both innovative and over-the-counter products. The site currently has over 140 employees.

Blow-Fill-Seal (BFS)

650 million single doses / year

Capacity : 5mL

Suppositories and Ovules

160 million single doses / year

A dedicated R&D team

The Gannat site has a dedicated team to manage the transfer and/or development of new products. They have the skills to manufacture clinical batches for phase III, as well as to develop generics or medical devices.

Site Specialty

– Dry forms manufactured under low humidity conditions
– Hormone-based eggs
– Rhinology

Standards & Regulations

– ANSM’s European Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)
– Certification ISO 13485 version 2016 (LNE)

Services

– Formulation and implementation of processes for drugs
Analytical services (development and/or validation, quality control)
Phase II and III cGMP clinical batches (medium and large scale)
– Packaging of clinical batches
ICH stability (pre-stability, development, clinical batches)
– Scale-up and validation of manufacturing processes
– cGMP batches (pre-industrial and industrial scale)
ICH Stability (registration and tracking of clinical batches)

Authorizations & Certifications

This site is regularly inspected by the ANSM (National Agency for the Safety of Medicines) and the Russian Ministry of Health, as well as other authorities around the world.

Paris

Unither Pharmaceuticals

3-5 rue Saint Georges, 75009 Paris

Commercial office

Established over 30 years ago in France, we have grown into an international business that now boasts production facilities in Europe, North America, China and Brazil. We are thus ideally equipped to provide contract pharmaceutical packaging technology services on an international scale, closer to your markets.  Moreover, we offer flexible collaboration models, whether you require services incorporating the development to the manufacturing of an entirely new product or are interested in new dosage forms for existing medication.

 

Our teams

We welcome all enquiries and look forward to developing a successful partnership with you. We will be delighted to welcome you to our Paris-based office, located in the center of Paris near Opera Garnier.

Furthermore, if you wish to join our teams, go to the Career section.

Bresil

Barretos

Unither Pharma Brasil

Av. Mário de Oliveira, 605

Blisters, bottles, tubes, sachet, stick-packs

Established over 30 years ago in France, we have grown into an international business that now boasts production facilities in Europe, North America, China and Brazil. We are thus ideally equipped to provide contract pharmaceutical packaging technology services on an international scale, closer to your markets.  Moreover, we offer flexible collaboration models, whether you require services incorporating the development to the manufacturing of an entirely new product or are interested in new dosage forms for existing medication.

 

Our teams

We welcome all enquiries and look forward to developing a successful partnership with you. We will be delighted to welcome you to our Paris-based office, located in the center of Paris near Opera Garnier.

Furthermore, if you wish to join our teams, go to the Career section.

São Paulo

Unither Pharma Butantã

Av. Nossa Sra. da Assunção, 736 Vila Butantã, São Paulo – SP, CEP: 05359-001

Ophthalmology

Established over 30 years ago in France, we have grown into an international business that now boasts production facilities in Europe, North America, China and Brazil. We are thus ideally equipped to provide contract pharmaceutical packaging technology services on an international scale, closer to your markets.  Moreover, we offer flexible collaboration models, whether you require services incorporating the development to the manufacturing of an entirely new product or are interested in new dosage forms for existing medication.

 

Our teams

We welcome all enquiries and look forward to developing a successful partnership with you. We will be delighted to welcome you to our Paris-based office, located in the center of Paris near Opera Garnier.

Furthermore, if you wish to join our teams, go to the Career section.

Chine

Nanjing

Unither Nanjing Pharmaceuticals

Headquarter

169 Jiangjun Ave, Jiangning District, Nanjing, Jiangsu

Ophthalmology & Asthma

Established over 30 years ago in France, we have grown into an international business that now boasts production facilities in Europe, North America, China and Brazil. We are thus ideally equipped to provide contract pharmaceutical packaging technology services on an international scale, closer to your markets.  Moreover, we offer flexible collaboration models, whether you require services incorporating the development to the manufacturing of an entirely new product or are interested in new dosage forms for existing medication.

 

Our teams

We welcome all enquiries and look forward to developing a successful partnership with you. We will be delighted to welcome you to our Paris-based office, located in the center of Paris near Opera Garnier.

Furthermore, if you wish to join our teams, go to the Career section.

États-Unis

Rochester

Unither Manufacturing LLC

755 Jefferson Road Rochester, NY

Ophthalmology & Asthma

Established over 30 years ago in France, we have grown into an international business that now boasts production facilities in Europe, North America, China and Brazil. We are thus ideally equipped to provide contract pharmaceutical packaging technology services on an international scale, closer to your markets.  Moreover, we offer flexible collaboration models, whether you require services incorporating the development to the manufacturing of an entirely new product or are interested in new dosage forms for existing medication.

 

Our teams

We welcome all enquiries and look forward to developing a successful partnership with you. We will be delighted to welcome you to our Paris-based office, located in the center of Paris near Opera Garnier.

Furthermore, if you wish to join our teams, go to the Career section.

Unither France

Our sitesin France

Unither Pharmaceuticals in France

We currently employ more than 1,200 experienced and specialized employees at our four manufacturing sites in Amiens, Coutances, Colomiers, and Gannat; as well as at our Innovation and Development Center in Bordeaux and our sales offices in Paris. We continue to grow internationally, strengthening our capabilities and our ability to better meet our customers’ development and manufacturing needs.

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Unither Bresil

Our sitesin Brazil

Unither Pharmaceuticals in Brazil

Unither Pharmaceuticals is an international pharmaceutical company specializing in the manufacture of healthcare solutions. It has several plants around the world, including two in Brazil.

One, located in Barretos, specializes in liquid stick packs, while the other, in Butantã (São Paulo), specializes in the production of multi-doses with preservatives.

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Unither United States

Our sitesin the United States

Unither Pharmaceuticals in the US

Our U.S. pharmaceutical laboratory at the Rochester site handles product development for Phase I-III, generics, OTC, branded products, Class 2, 3 and 5 controlled substances, and medical devices in the following dosage forms: Blow-Fill-Seal (BFS), Liquid Stick-Pack, Bottle and Capsule.

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Unither China

Our sitesin China

Unither Pharmaceuticals in China

Unither Nanjing Pharmaceuticals specializes in the development and production of solid and liquid pharmaceutical products, with annual sales of approximately 10 million euros. It is based in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, and has 130 employees.

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