2017 Press Releases

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Toggle Summary West Announces Quarterly Dividend and Share Repurchase Program
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/17/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a first-quarter 2016 dividend of $0.12 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 3, 2016 to shareholders of record as of January 20,
West Announces Quarterly Dividend and Share Repurchase Program
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/17/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a first-quarter 2016 dividend of $0.12 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 3, 2016 to shareholders of record as of January 20,
Toggle Summary West Appoints George L. Miller Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
EXTON, Pa. , Nov. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced it has appointed George L. Miller to serve as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary,
West Appoints George L. Miller Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
EXTON, Pa. , Nov. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced it has appointed George L. Miller to serve as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary,
Toggle Summary West to Showcase Self-injection Systems and Prefillable Syringe Component Expertise at the PDA Universe of Pre-filled Syringes and Injection Devices
Expert panels and presentations offer thought leadership in drug delivery innovation, patient adherence and pharmaceutical manufacturing VIENNA , Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  (Booth #45-46) – West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable
West to Showcase Self-injection Systems and Prefillable Syringe Component Expertise at the PDA Universe of Pre-filled Syringes and Injection Devices
Expert panels and presentations offer thought leadership in drug delivery innovation, patient adherence and pharmaceutical manufacturing VIENNA , Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  (Booth #45-46) – West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable
Toggle Summary West Announces Third Quarter 2015 Results
Reports Sales of $344.5 million and Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.44 -- Raises Full-Year 2015 Adjusted Diluted EPS to Range of $1.79 to $1.84 -- Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/29/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
West Announces Third Quarter 2015 Results
Reports Sales of $344.5 million and Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.44 -- Raises Full-Year 2015 Adjusted Diluted EPS to Range of $1.79 to $1.84 -- Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/29/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
Toggle Summary West to Host Third Quarter 2015 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/22/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release third quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, October 29 th , 2015, and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
West to Host Third Quarter 2015 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/22/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release third quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, October 29 th , 2015, and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
Toggle Summary West Launches New Ready-to-Use/Validated Components at CPhI/InnoPack 2015
MADRID , Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (Booth #4G30) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative systems and component solutions for injectable drug administration, today launched Daikyo RUV® (ready-to-use/validated) components at CPhI Worldwide/InnoPack Europe
West Launches New Ready-to-Use/Validated Components at CPhI/InnoPack 2015
MADRID , Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (Booth #4G30) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative systems and component solutions for injectable drug administration, today launched Daikyo RUV® (ready-to-use/validated) components at CPhI Worldwide/InnoPack Europe
Toggle Summary West Appoints Annette Favorite Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
EXTON, Pa. , Sept. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced it has appointed Annette Favorite to serve as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective
West Appoints Annette Favorite Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
EXTON, Pa. , Sept. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced it has appointed Annette Favorite to serve as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective
Toggle Summary West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. and HealthPrize Technologies Announce Self-Reporting and Barcoding Capabilities for Self-Injection Technology
Connected health leaders complete first two phases of medication adherence collaboration EXTON, Pa. , Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) and HealthPrize Technologies, LLC , today announced the completion of the first two phases of their four-phase
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. and HealthPrize Technologies Announce Self-Reporting and Barcoding Capabilities for Self-Injection Technology
Connected health leaders complete first two phases of medication adherence collaboration EXTON, Pa. , Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) and HealthPrize Technologies, LLC , today announced the completion of the first two phases of their four-phase
Toggle Summary West to Purchase Group Annuity Contract for Retiree Pension Benefits
Reduces Pension Obligation by 44% EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/10/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ("West") (NYSE: WST) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase a group life annuity contract from Metropolitan Life Insurance Company ( MetLife ) to settle
West to Purchase Group Annuity Contract for Retiree Pension Benefits
Reduces Pension Obligation by 44% EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/10/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ("West") (NYSE: WST) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase a group life annuity contract from Metropolitan Life Insurance Company ( MetLife ) to settle
Toggle Summary West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/02/15 -- 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 ) -- 09/02/15 -- 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 2015 Results
Delivers Sales of $359.7 Million and Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.47. Raises Lower-End of Full-Year 2015 Adjusted Diluted EPS to a New Range of $1.74 to $1.84 -- Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/30/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
West Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results
Delivers Sales of $359.7 Million and Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.47. Raises Lower-End of Full-Year 2015 Adjusted Diluted EPS to a New Range of $1.74 to $1.84 -- Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/30/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
Toggle Summary West to Host Second Quarter 2015 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/23/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release second quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 30, 2015 , and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
West to Host Second Quarter 2015 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/23/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release second quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 30, 2015 , and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
Toggle Summary West Expands Manufacturing Capacity at Scottsdale Facility to Support Customer Demand for SmartDose® Electronic Wearable Injector
Patient-friendly wearable injector utilized in multiple active drug development programs EXTON, Pa. , July 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced that it has
West Expands Manufacturing Capacity at Scottsdale Facility to Support Customer Demand for SmartDose® Electronic Wearable Injector
Patient-friendly wearable injector utilized in multiple active drug development programs EXTON, Pa. , July 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced that it has
Toggle Summary West Announces Increase to Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/14/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a fourth-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.12 per share, a 9.1% increase over the $0.11 per share declared for each of the four preceding quarters.
West Announces Increase to Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/14/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a fourth-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.12 per share, a 9.1% increase over the $0.11 per share declared for each of the four preceding quarters.
Toggle Summary West Announces Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/01/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company will pay a third-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 5, 2015 to shareholders of record as of July 22, 2015 .
West Announces Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/01/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company will pay a third-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 5, 2015 to shareholders of record as of July 22, 2015 .
Toggle Summary West Celebrates Groundbreaking of Waterford, Ireland Manufacturing Facility
Deepens investment in Ireland to support growing global customer demand WATERFORD, Ireland , June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative packaging components and drug delivery systems, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony in Waterford,
West Celebrates Groundbreaking of Waterford, Ireland Manufacturing Facility
Deepens investment in Ireland to support growing global customer demand WATERFORD, Ireland , June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative packaging components and drug delivery systems, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony in Waterford,
Toggle Summary West to Present at Jefferies Conference
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/27/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at Jefferies 2015 Healthcare Conference, New York, NY at 10:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, June 3 rd , 2015.
West to Present at Jefferies Conference
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/27/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at Jefferies 2015 Healthcare Conference, New York, NY at 10:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, June 3 rd , 2015.
Toggle Summary West Bolsters R&D Strategy with Global Site Expansions & Upgrades
EXTON, Pa. , May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative packaging components and drug delivery systems, today announced a multi-year investment as part of the Company's evolving research and development strategy.
West Bolsters R&D Strategy with Global Site Expansions & Upgrades
EXTON, Pa. , May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative packaging components and drug delivery systems, today announced a multi-year investment as part of the Company's evolving research and development strategy.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/06/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Global Health Care Conference , Las
West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 05/06/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Global Health Care Conference , Las
Toggle Summary West Announces First Quarter 2015 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/30/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2015 and updated financial guidance for the full year 2015.
West Announces First Quarter 2015 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/30/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2015 and updated financial guidance for the full year 2015.
Toggle Summary REMINDER: West to Host First Quarter 2015 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/23/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release first quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 30, 2015 , and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
REMINDER: West to Host First Quarter 2015 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/23/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release first quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 30, 2015 , and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
Toggle Summary Eric Green Appointed Chief Executive Officer of West Pharmaceutical Services
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/15/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced that Eric M. Green has been appointed the company's Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Donald E. Morel, Jr.
Eric Green Appointed Chief Executive Officer of West Pharmaceutical Services
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 04/15/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced that Eric M. Green has been appointed the company's Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Donald E. Morel, Jr.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Barclays Conference
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 03/05/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference , Miami, FL at 2:05 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 12 th , 2015.
West to Present at Barclays Conference
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 03/05/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference , Miami, FL at 2:05 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 12 th , 2015.
Toggle Summary West Announces Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 02/20/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend will be paid on May 6, 2015 to shareholders of record as of April 22, 2015 .
West Announces Quarterly Dividend
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 02/20/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2015 dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend will be paid on May 6, 2015 to shareholders of record as of April 22, 2015 .
Toggle Summary West Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 02/19/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014 and provided annual financial guidance for 2015.
West Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 02/19/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014 and provided annual financial guidance for 2015.
Toggle Summary West to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 02/12/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 19, 2015 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results
West to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Conference Call
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 02/12/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 19, 2015 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results
Toggle Summary West Launches High-Quality Flip-Off® PlusRU Seals
Sterile, ready-to-use drug vial seals help pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturers meet regulatory challenges and ensure drug safety EXTON, Pa. , Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug
West Launches High-Quality Flip-Off® PlusRU Seals
Sterile, ready-to-use drug vial seals help pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturers meet regulatory challenges and ensure drug safety EXTON, Pa. , Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug
Toggle Summary West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conference
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 01/09/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at the 33 rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference , San Francisco, CA at 8:00 a.m.
West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conference
EXTON, PA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 01/09/15 -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at the 33 rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference , San Francisco, CA at 8:00 a.m.