Barr Pharmaceuticals
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Headquarters Montvale, NJ
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Barr Pharmaceuticals is raising the bar and lowering the prices for many medications. The company is one of the world's largest makers of generic drugs, the cheaper knock-offs of off-patent branded pharmaceuticals. Through its Barr Laboratories subsidiary, the firm makes more than 120 generics for the North American market, with an emphasis on oral contraceptives. Barr's PLIVA subsidiary makes and sells more than 1,000 generic drugs, as well as pharmaceutical ingredients, primarily in Germany and Eastern Europe. The company also develops branded drugs through its Duramed... More

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Barr Pharmaceuticals Chairman and CEO Bruce L. Downey

Bruce L. Downey

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Pros: Barr was a special place to work, and I think most people appreciated how lucky we were to work with Bruce and his team. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Woodcliff Lake, NJ Nov 2007 – Reviewed Dec 18, 2009

Interview Details – Had a phone interview with hiring manager. Brought in for face to face interview. Met with HR, hiring manager, supervisor, director , and VP.Full Interview

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