Actavis plc, an integrated specialty pharmaceutical company, is engaged in the development, manufacture, marketing, sale, and distribution of pharmaceutical products in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Australia, and the Asia Pacific. It operates in three segments: Actavis Pharma, Actavis Specialty Brands, and Anda Distribution. The Actavis Pharma segment provides generic, branded generic, and over-the-counter (OTC) pharmaceutical products. This segment sells generic prescription products primarily under the Watson Laboratories, Watson Pharma, and Actavis Pharma labels; and OTC generic products under private label. The Actavis Specialty Brands segment offers patent-protected products and trademarked off-patent products, which are marketed as branded pharmaceutical products to physicians, specifically urologists, obstetricians, dermatologists, gastroenterologists, and gynecologists. The Anda Distribution segment primarily distributes generic and selected brand pharmaceutical products, vaccines, injectables, and OTC medicines to independent pharmacies, and to alternate care providers comprising hospitals, nursing homes, and mail order pharmacies, as well as to pharmacy chains, physicians' offices, and buying groups. The company also develops and out-licenses generic pharmaceutical products primarily in Europe through its third-party business; and provides products in women's health, urology, gastroenterology, and dermatology therapeutic categories. The company has a collaboration agreement with Amgen, Inc. for the development and commercialization of various oncology antibody biosimilar medicines; and a collaboration agreement with Hanmi Pharm. Co. Ltd. to develop Hyalrheuma, a hyaluronic acid injection for arthritis pain treatment. Actavis plc was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a specialty biopharmaceutical company, together with its subsidiaries, develops and markets pharmaceutical products for urology and sexual health worldwide. The company markets Testim, a testosterone gel for the topical treatment of hypogonadism; TESTOPEL, an implantable TRT product; Edex, a injectable drug for erectile dysfunction (ED); Osbon ErecAid, a device for treating ED; STENDRA, a line oral therapy for ED; Striant, a buccal system for testosterone delivery; and XIAFLEX for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture in adults with a palpable cord, as well as for the treatment of Peyronie's. It also markets Theo-24 for the treatment of COPD and asthma; and Semprex-D for the treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis. In addition, the company is developing XIAFLEX, which is in Phase IIb clinical trial for the treatment of adhesive capsulitis, as well as in Phase IIa clinical trial for the treatment of edematous fibrosclerotic panniculopathy. Further, it is developing a high concentration testosterone gel product. The company sells its products to wholesale drug distributors, specialty pharmacies, specialty distributors, and chain drug stores. It has a development and license agreement with BioSpecifics Technologies Corp.; development, commercialization, and supply agreement with Pfizer, Inc.; collaboration agreement with the Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB; development, commercialization, and supply agreement with Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation; and collaboration agreement with Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania.
CARBO Ceramics Inc., an oilfield services technology company, manufactures and sells ceramic proppants, resin-coated ceramic, and resin-coated sand proppants for use in the hydraulic fracturing of natural gas and oil wells in the United States and internationally. The company offers ceramic proppants, including CARBOHSP and CARBOPROP designed for use in deep gas wells; CARBOLITE used in medium depth oil and gas wells; CARBOECONOPROP; CARBOHYDROPROP to enhance performance in slickwater fracture treatments; CARBOBOND LITE for oil and natural gas wells that are subject to the risk of proppant flow-back; CARBOBOND RCS, a conductivity proppant; CARBONRT, a detectable proppant used to assist operators in determining the locations of fractures in natural gas and oil wells; and KRYPTOSPHERE-H, a high-performance ceramic proppant engineered to deliver increased conductivity and durability in the highest closure stress wells. It also provides fracture simulation software under the FracPro brand, as well as offers hydraulic fracture design and consulting services. In addition, the company provides a range of technologies for spill prevention, containment, and countermeasures. It principally sells its products and services to operators of oil and natural gas wells, and oilfield service companies. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Dresser-Rand Group Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sells, and services rotating equipment solutions to the oil, gas, chemical, petrochemical, process, power generation, military, and other industries worldwide. It operates in two segments: New Units, and Aftermarket Parts and Services. The New Units segment offers turbo and reciprocating compression equipment and steam turbines; power turbines; special-purpose gas turbines; hot gas expanders; gas and diesel engines; trip, trip throttle, and non-return valves; and magnetic bearings and control systems. This segment also provides engineering, manufacturing, project management, packaging, testing, sales, and administrative support services. The Aftermarket Parts and Services segment offers a range of aftermarket parts and services, including replacement parts, field service turnaround, service and repair, operation and maintenance contracts, rotor/spare parts storage, condition monitoring, controls retrofit, site/reliability audits, remote area energy solutions, equipment repair and rerates, equipment installation, applied technology, long-term service agreements, special coatings/weldings, product training, turnkey installation/project management, and energy asset management services. This segment also provides engineering, manufacturing, project management, installation, commissioning, start-up and other field services, repairs, overhauls, refurbishment, sales, and administrative support services. The company markets its products and services through its sales representatives comprising direct sales/service personnel and a network of independent representatives and distributors. Dresser-Rand Group Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
InvenSense, Inc. designs, develops, markets, and sells micro-electro-mechanical system (MEMS) gyroscopes for motion tracking devices in consumer electronics. The company delivers motion interface solutions based on its multi-axis technology that target smartphones and tablets, console and portable video gaming devices, digital still and video cameras, smart TVs, navigation devices, toys, and health and fitness accessories. It offers MEMS motion sensors, such as gyroscopes, accelerometers, compasses, and pressure sensors, as well as microphones. Its products include 6-axis MotionTracking System-on-a-Chip (SoC) devices for handheld and wearable consumer electronics products; ICM-20728 device, a 7-axis MotionTracking SoC device that combines 3-axis gyroscope, 3-axis accelerometer, and pressure sensor in the same silicon die; and the third generation of Digital Motion Processor (DMP) to process complex 9-axis MotionFusion algorithms. The company also offers ICS-40310, ICS-40720, ICS-40160 microphone devices. InvenSense, Inc. sells its products to manufacturers of consumer electronics devices, original design manufacturers, and contract manufacturers through a direct sales organization and indirect channel of distributors internationally. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Outerwall Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides automated retail solutions primarily in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Ireland, and the United Kingdom. Its Redbox segment owns and operates approximately 43,700 self-service Redbox kiosks in 35,800 locations that enable consumers to rent or purchase movies and video games, as well as purchase event tickets. The company's Coin segment owns and operates approximately 20,300 self-service coin-counting kiosks in 20,100 locations, which enable consumers to convert their coin to cash, a gift card, or an E-certificate. Its New Ventures segment focuses on identifying, evaluating, building, and developing innovative self-service concepts in the automated retail space, which includes coffee, refurbished electronics, and photo self-service concepts. The company's kiosks are located primarily in supermarkets, drug stores, mass merchants, financial institutions, convenience stores, and restaurants. The company was formerly known as Coinstar, Inc. and changed its name to Outerwall Inc. in June 2013. Outerwall Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.
Regal Beloit Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells electric motors and controls, electric generators and controls, low and medium voltage drives and soft starters, and mechanical motion control products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Electrical and Mechanical. The Electrical segment offers heating, ventilation, and air conditioning motors; AC and DC commercial and industrial electric motors; electric generators and controls; high-performance drives and controls; and capacitors for various commercial and industrial applications. The Mechanical segment provides gears and gearboxes, marine transmissions, electrical connectivity devices, and manual valve actuators, which are used primarily in oil and gas, water distribution and treatment, and chemical processing applications. This segment also distributes mechanical power transmission components and solutions. The company sells its products directly to original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and end-users. Regal Beloit Corporation was founded in 1955 and is based in Beloit, Wisconsin.
Walgreen Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates a network of drugstores in the United States. It provides consumer goods and services, pharmacy, and health and wellness services through drugstores, as well as through mail, and by telephone and online. The company sells prescription and non-prescription drugs; and general merchandise, including household products, convenience and fresh foods, personal care, beauty care, photofinishing, and candy products, as well as other health and wellness solutions. It also provides specialty pharmacy services for managing complex and chronic health conditions; customers infusion therapy services consisting of administration of intravenous medications for cancer treatments, chronic pain, heart failure, and other infections and disorders; and clinical services, such as laboratory monitoring, medication profile review, nutritional assessments, and patient and caregiver education. In addition, the company manages Healthcare Clinics; and primary care, health and wellness, occupational health, and fitness centers to treat patients, give prescriptions, and administer immunizations and other vaccines. As of May 31, 2014, it operated 8,683 locations in 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the United States Virgin Islands. The company also managed approximately 750 in-store convenient care clinics and worksite health and wellness centers. It has a strategic agreement with Inovalon, Inc. for using Data-Driven Encounter Support Platform in Walgreen healthcare clinics, as well as a strategic relationship with Baroma, Inc. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in Deerfield, Illinois.