Amneal Pharmaceuticals Receives Five Generics
Industry Awards for Customer Value and Service
DIANA from HDMA Caps a Stellar 18 Months
July 27, 2010 11:20 AM Eastern Daylight Time
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Amneal Pharmaceuticals is pleased to announce that the
company has been honored with the Distribution Industry Award for Notable Achievements in Healthcare (DIANA)
for Best Generic Product Manufacturer with Sales to Healthcare Distributors of Less Than $100 Million by the
Healthcare Distribution Management Association (HDMA). The award recognizes pharmaceutical manufacturers
who set the standard of excellence in best business practices with HDMA healthcare distributors. HDMA members
independently voted for companies they believed demonstrated overall exceptional performance as a generics
manufacturer and supplier.
The DIANA was announced at the June HDMA Business & Leadership Conference in Orlando, FL and rounds out
a total of five major industry awards that Amneal has garnered in the past 18 months. Currently the 10th largest U.S.
generics manufacturer in number of prescriptions dispensed, according to March 2010 data from IMS Health, the
fast-growing pharmaceutical firm also earned the following honors:
l Emerging Supplier, One Stop Sales Less Than $100 million from McKesson in May
l 2010 Generic Vendor of the Year from Smith Drug in April
l Generic Supplier of the Year - Under $50 Million from AmerisourceBergen in 2009
l Cardinal Trade Representative of the Year in 2008
These prestigious awards recognize excellence across the entire Amneal organization – quality, supply, pricing,
account management, customer response, leadership, innovation and collaboration – affirming the generic maker’s
core focus on maximizing value creation in managing its wholesaler-distributor accounts.
“Since we launched our own label only three years ago, Amneal is extremely honored to receive industry-wide
recognition by these top wholesalers-distributors,” said Ji