`It's like 1994 again' - SA CEO

2018-02-26 06:30

South African CEOs share views on their new-found optimism on the back of Cyril Ramaphosa's presidency.

Adcock Ingram pays R2m fine for flouting merger rules

2017-06-15 11:50

Adcock Ingram has reached a settlement with the Competition Commission and will pay a R2m fine for contravening the Competition Act.

Adcock appoints new executive director

2016-08-28 15:30

Basadifeela Letsoalo has been appointed as executive director for human capital and transformation, says Adcock Ingram.

Adcock reports 20% profit jump

2016-02-24 10:00

Adcock Ingram Group reported a 20% rise in trading profit on the back of a 7.1% increase in turnover in its interim results to December 31 2015.

Bidvest only gets 1% more of Adcock

2015-05-01 13:00

The Bidvest Group has only raised its stake in Adcock Ingram by 1% since launching an offer for the drug maker as it eyes the market for generic drugs.

Bidvest posts 5% growth in 2014 – here’s the full picture

2015-03-02 15:11

There’s little purchase in trying to second guess a group that provides its info in such dispassionate detail – so here is the full statement from Bidvest.

Bidvest lifts profit, food service unit robust

2015-03-02 09:09

The Bidvest Group has reported an increase in half-year profit, helped by strong performance at its food service unit and favourable currency swings.

Adcock turnaround plan gaining traction

2015-02-23 16:48

Drugmaker Adcock Ingram has reported a rise in half-year headline earnings per share, a sign that a turnaround plan is gaining traction.

Bidvest writes down Adcock stake by R1bn

2015-01-30 20:00

Bidvest significantly overpaid for its shareholding in South Africa’s second-biggest drug maker Adcock Ingram, admits its CEO Brian Joffe.

Bidvest yet to decide on Adcock offer

2014-08-25 19:29

Bidvest says is must still make a decision on whether to make an offer to raise its stake in drugmaker Adcock Ingram to more than 50%.


Adcock predicts 27% jump in Heps

2018-01-16 11:51

South African pharmaceutical company Adcock Ingram predicts an increase of at least 27% per share in its half-year headline earnings.

Adcock Ingram to acquire Virtual logistics

2017-04-03 11:20

Adcock Ingram has announced its acquisition of distribution company Virtual Logistics, in a move to expand its national footprint.

Pharma workers launch pay strike, Adcock says not hit

2016-07-29 11:27

Pharmaceutical workers launched an indefinite wage strike, likely affecting production and distribution depots, but Adcock Ingram has not been affected.

Adcock Ingram to sell loss-making Indian unit

2015-08-26 15:45

Pharmaceutical firm Adcock Ingram will dispose of its loss-making Indian unit, the company has said in a statement..

Bidvest, PIC in talks to control half of Adcock

2015-03-11 11:48

Bidvest Group is in talks with a fellow shareholder in Adcock Ingram, the Public Investment Corporation, to jointly control nearly half of the struggling drugmaker.

Bidvest has no plans to buy all of Adcock

2015-03-02 12:29

The Bidvest Group has "no aspiration" to buy all of Adcock Ingram, says its chief executive as the share price of its target traded above its offer price.

Sasha Naryshkine: Bidvest’s bid for Adcock, SAB’s Wilson, Nedbank, WBHO and SISA

2015-02-24 18:50

In this interview Sasha Naryshkine shares his views on the hottest news coming out of today’s markets, looking at Bidvest and Adcock Ingram, as well as the latest results from Sun International, Nedbank and WBHO.

Bidvest offers to acquire Adcock Ingram

2015-02-23 10:52

Bidvest Group has offered to buy shares it doesn't already own in drugmaker Adcock Ingram Holdings.

Adcock shows hefty loss as restructuring bites

2014-08-28 10:18

Adcock Ingram has fallen to a hefty loss in the first nine months of its financial year, hit by weak demand and write-downs related to its restructuring drive.

JSE down, but Adcock surges

2014-08-22 18:58

South African stocks have fallen in line with global markets as Ukraine tensions escalate, but Adcock Ingram ticked up as Bidvest seeks to raise its stake.

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