2017 Press Releases

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Toggle Summary CORRECTION - West Announces Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/22/14 -- In the news release issued Friday, December 19, 2014 by West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), we are advised by the company that the originally issued headline was incorrect. Complete corrected text follows.
CORRECTION - West Announces Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/22/14 -- In the news release issued Friday, December 19, 2014 by West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), we are advised by the company that the originally issued headline was incorrect. Complete corrected text follows.
Toggle Summary West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/19/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a first-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 4, 2015 to shareholders of record as of January 21,
West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/19/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a first-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 4, 2015 to shareholders of record as of January 21,
Toggle Summary West Provides Required Notice of Automatic Conversion of Debentures
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/01/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced the automatic conversion of the 4% convertible junior subordinated debentures due March 15, 2047 ("Debentures") that remain outstanding on December 9, 2014 ("Conversion Date").
West Provides Required Notice of Automatic Conversion of Debentures
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/01/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced the automatic conversion of the 4% convertible junior subordinated debentures due March 15, 2047 ("Debentures") that remain outstanding on December 9, 2014 ("Conversion Date").
Toggle Summary West Receives 510(k) Clearance for NovaGuard™ SA Safety System
Staked-needle prefillable syringe safety system helps reduce risk of needlestick injury to healthcare workers and patients EXTON, Pa. , Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today
West Receives 510(k) Clearance for NovaGuard™ SA Safety System
Staked-needle prefillable syringe safety system helps reduce risk of needlestick injury to healthcare workers and patients EXTON, Pa. , Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today
Toggle Summary West Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/30/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2014 and updated its revenue and gross margin guidance for 2014 and its long-term financial
West Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/30/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2014 and updated its revenue and gross margin guidance for 2014 and its long-term financial
Toggle Summary West to Host Third Quarter 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/23/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today that it will release third quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, October 30, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business expectations at
West to Host Third Quarter 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/23/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today that it will release third quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, October 30, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business expectations at
Toggle Summary West's Vial2Bag DC Device Receives U.S. FDA 510(k) Clearance and CE Mark
Universal needle-free reconstitution and transfer system now available for use in hospitals EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, has received 510(k) clearance of the
West's Vial2Bag DC Device Receives U.S. FDA 510(k) Clearance and CE Mark
Universal needle-free reconstitution and transfer system now available for use in hospitals EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, has received 510(k) clearance of the
Toggle Summary West Pharmaceutical Services Announces CEO Retirement and Succession Plan
Chairman and CEO Donald E. Morel, Jr. to Retire at 2015 Annual Meeting Company Commences Search for Successor; Updates 2014 Outlook EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative drug packaging and administration systems,
West Pharmaceutical Services Announces CEO Retirement and Succession Plan
Chairman and CEO Donald E. Morel, Jr. to Retire at 2015 Annual Meeting Company Commences Search for Successor; Updates 2014 Outlook EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative drug packaging and administration systems,
Toggle Summary West Names New President of Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems
EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --   West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) has appointed Karen Flynn President of the company's Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems business. Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems is a global business unit within West, and is the company's largest, generating
West Names New President of Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems
EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --   West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) has appointed Karen Flynn President of the company's Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems business. Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems is a global business unit within West, and is the company's largest, generating
Toggle Summary West Pharmaceutical Services and HealthPrize Technologies Join Forces on Connected Health
Collaboration designed to improve and reward medication adherence EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) and HealthPrize Technologies, LLC today announced a strategic collaboration to integrate HealthPrize's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) medication
West Pharmaceutical Services and HealthPrize Technologies Join Forces on Connected Health
Collaboration designed to improve and reward medication adherence EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) and HealthPrize Technologies, LLC today announced a strategic collaboration to integrate HealthPrize's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) medication
Toggle Summary West Announces Plans for a New Pharmaceutical Component Manufacturing Plant in Ireland
Expands global capabilities to meet customer demand WATERFORD, Ireland , Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, announced today it plans to expand its global manufacturing operations
West Announces Plans for a New Pharmaceutical Component Manufacturing Plant in Ireland
Expands global capabilities to meet customer demand WATERFORD, Ireland , Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, announced today it plans to expand its global manufacturing operations
Toggle Summary West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/02/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. Management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: CL King's
West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/02/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. Management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: CL King's
Toggle Summary West Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/31/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2014 and updated its revenue and gross margin guidance for the year.
West Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/31/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2014 and updated its revenue and gross margin guidance for the year.
Toggle Summary West To Host Second Quarter 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, Pa. , July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE:WST) announced today that it will release second quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 31, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
West To Host Second Quarter 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, Pa. , July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE:WST) announced today that it will release second quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 31, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
Toggle Summary CORRECTION -- West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/16/14 -- In the news release, "West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend," issued earlier today by West Pharmaceutical Services Inc. (NYSE: WST), we are advised by the company that the last sentence of the first paragraph should read "The fourth-quarter
CORRECTION -- West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/16/14 -- In the news release, "West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend," issued earlier today by West Pharmaceutical Services Inc. (NYSE: WST), we are advised by the company that the last sentence of the first paragraph should read "The fourth-quarter
Toggle Summary West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/16/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a fourth-quarter 2014 dividend of $0.11 per share, a 10% increase over the $0.10 per share declared for each of the four preceding quarters.
West Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/16/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a fourth-quarter 2014 dividend of $0.11 per share, a 10% increase over the $0.10 per share declared for each of the four preceding quarters.
Toggle Summary West Dedicates Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plant in India
Expands Presence in Asia Markets CHENNAI, India , July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) has dedicated its manufacturing plant in the Sri City Special Economic Zone (SEZ), where the company will expand its growing primary packaging for injectable medicines
West Dedicates Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plant in India
Expands Presence in Asia Markets CHENNAI, India , July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) has dedicated its manufacturing plant in the Sri City Special Economic Zone (SEZ), where the company will expand its growing primary packaging for injectable medicines
Toggle Summary West to Host Analyst and Investor Day
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/14/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the company will host an Analyst and Investor Day for financial analysts on Thursday, May 22, 2014 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am EDT in New York, NY .
West to Host Analyst and Investor Day
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/14/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the company will host an Analyst and Investor Day for financial analysts on Thursday, May 22, 2014 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am EDT in New York, NY .
Toggle Summary West Announces Third Quarter 2014 Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/08/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors approved payment of the third-quarter 2014 cash dividend of $0.10 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 6, 2014 to shareholders of record on July 23, 2014
West Announces Third Quarter 2014 Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/08/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors approved payment of the third-quarter 2014 cash dividend of $0.10 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 6, 2014 to shareholders of record on July 23, 2014
Toggle Summary West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/06/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will participate in three upcoming investor conferences. Management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: Bank of
West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/06/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will participate in three upcoming investor conferences. Management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: Bank of
Toggle Summary West Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/01/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2014 and updated its financial guidance for the year. Highlights First quarter sales grew 1.2%
West Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/01/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2014 and updated its financial guidance for the year. Highlights First quarter sales grew 1.2%
Toggle Summary West to Host First Quarter 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/24/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release first quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, May 1, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
West to Host First Quarter 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/24/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release first quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, May 1, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
Toggle Summary West to Present at Barclays Conference
EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/06/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the 2014 Barclays Global Healthcare Conference Healthcare Conference in Miami, FL. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Thursday,
West to Present at Barclays Conference
EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/06/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the 2014 Barclays Global Healthcare Conference Healthcare Conference in Miami, FL. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Thursday,
Toggle Summary West Appoints Director and Announces Second Quarter 2014 Dividend
EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the size of the Board to eleven and appointed Myla Lai-Goldman , M.D., for a term that will expire at the 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, when she will
West Appoints Director and Announces Second Quarter 2014 Dividend
EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the size of the Board to eleven and appointed Myla Lai-Goldman , M.D., for a term that will expire at the 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, when she will
Toggle Summary West Announces Fourth Quarter 2013 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013 and provided annual financial guidance for 2014.
West Announces Fourth Quarter 2013 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013 and provided annual financial guidance for 2014.
Toggle Summary West to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/13/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 20, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
West to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/13/14 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 20, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and