ABBOTT LABORATORIES

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Abbott Laboratories is a global, broad-based health care company devoted to discovering new, efficacious, safe and cost effective medicines, new technologies and innovative ways to manage health. Our products span the continuum of care, from nutritional products and laboratory diagnostics through medical devices and pharmaceutical therapies. Our comprehensive line of products encircles life itself – addressing important health needs from infancy to the golden years. Abbott has been operating in Pakistan since 1948, starting as a private marketing company, and later becoming a publicly-listed company in 1982. Manufacturing activities began in 1962. Today, Abbott has two pharmaceutical manufacturing plants in Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city: one in the Landhi district and one in Korangi. Abbott Pakistan has four business divisions namely established pharmaceuticals, diabetes care, diagnostics and nutrition businesses which employ more than 1,400 people all across Pakistan. In 2011, Abbott was ranked among the top ten organizations in Pakistan for large industrial units and was awarded the Environment, Health & Safety Excellence Award by the National Forum for Environment and Health. Abbott Pakistan’s flagship product, Mospel was awarded Superbrands status by the Pakistan Superbrands Council while Ensure, a trusted name in the Nutrition market, won the Brands of the Year Award 2011 in the Nutritional Food Supplement category.

Website : http://www.abbott.com.pk/