CMP Pharma

8026 US Hwy 264 Alt, Farmville, NC 27828
Headquarters: Farmville, NC, USA
Employment: 20-49

CMP Pharma is a specialty pharmaceutical company that addresses critical needs for niche markets by developing and manufacturing a portfolio of high value semi-solid and liquid products. CMP Pharma offers an assortment of prescription products that treat tuberculosis infections, and metabolic and dermatologic conditions as well as non-prescription products that treat a range of digestive and dermatologic conditions.

CMP Pharma is a recent gold sponsor of the LIFE of NC/Strive Gala. The program works with people with challenges to employment and gets them ready for work in local companies. CMP Pharma has hired several Strive graduates in manufacturing and logistics roles. They were honored on September 20 as the Employer of the Year for this program. 


Corning, Inc.

Kingsboro, NC (Edgecombe County)
Headquarters: Corning, NY, USA
Employment: 100-150

Corning Incorporated is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 165 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products and processes that have transformed industries and enhanced people’s lives.

Today, Corning's markets include optical communications, mobile consumer electronics, display technology, automotive, and life sciences vessels. Corning's industry-leading products include damage-resistant cover glass for mobile devices; precision glass for advanced displays; optical fiber, wireless technologies, and connectivity solutions for state-of-the-art communications networks; trusted products to accelerate drug discovery and delivery; and clean-air technologies for cars and trucks.

Fresenius kabi facility in wilson, nc.

Fresenius kabi facility in wilson, nc.

Fresenius Kabi

5200 Corporate Parkway, Wilson, NC 27893
(Wilson Corporate Park)
Headquarters: Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Germany
Employment: 200-499

Fresenius Kabi is a global healthcare company that specializes in lifesaving medicines and technologies for infusion, transfusion and clinical nutrition. Fresenius Kabi products and services are used to help care for critically and chronically ill patients.

In 2017, the Company announced it was building a second manufacturing plant and expanding its current facility in Wilson, NC. The company will add 445 new jobs and invest $150,000,000 in the projects.



8368 U.S. Highway 70 West, Clayton, NC 27520
Global Headquarters: Spain
US Headquarters: California
Employment: 2000+

Grifols is a global healthcare company dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people around the world. Established in Barcelona, Spain in 1940, we are an industry leader in the production of plasma-derived medicines, with 20,000 employees across 30 countries. As our business continues to grow, we remain committed to a long-term, sustainable and responsible vision. Grifols' Clayton plant is the company's primary manufacturing facility, producing proteins to treat rare diseases including immune deficiencies and genetic emphysema.



Mayne Pharma

1240 Sugg Parkway, Greenville, NC 27834
Headquarters: Australia
Employees: 500-999

Mayne Pharma has a 30-year track record of innovation and success in developing new oral drug delivery systems and these technologies have been successfully commercialized in numerous products that have been marketed around the world.

The facility in Greenville, NC specializes in complex dosage forms including potent compounds, Schedule II-V controlled substances, inherently unstable compounds and products with poor bioequivalence.



4633 Merck Rd, Wilson, NC 27893
Headquarters: Kenilworth, NJ, USA
Employees: 200-499

Merck is a global health care company that delivers innovative health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, and consumer and animal health products.

The Wilson facility, located at the intersection of I-95 and US 264 Alternate, is a 500,000 square foot solid dosage / packaging site on 225 acres. The facility packages over 95% of physician samples in the U.S. market, including Singulair, Fosamax, and Maxalt, among many others. The facility has been in operation since 1983, and was recently selected as Merck's Packaging and Stability Centers of Excellence for North America.


What brings an Australian company to Pitt County? We’re both known for wide open spaces, and the love of all things outdoors. We both value talented, hard-working people. But what brought us here was something more – an opportunity to create something extraordinary.
— Stefan Cross, President of Mayne Pharma


NeoPac USA, Inc.

Wilson Corporate Park
Headquarters: Thun, Switzerland
Will Employ: 20-49

Hoffmann Neopac is a privately-owned company that produces high-quality metal and plastic packaging in currently four locations: HOFFMANN tins in Switzerland and through CMP in Holland; Polyfoil® and plastic NEOPAC tubes in Switzerland and Hungary. Its long-standing customers include internationally active pharmaceutical, cosmetics and consumer goods manufacturers in the European and North American markets. The company has recently taken a majority stake in 3D Technopack Ltd, from Mumbai, India, thereby securing its foothold in the Asian market. Including the new U.S. Plant, the company has a thousand employees in total and a tube capacity of 1.3 billion tubes.



4700 Sandoz Dr, Wilson, NC 27893
(Wilson Corporate Park)
Headquarters: Basel, Switzerland
Employees: 300-599

The Novartis Group is a global leader in the field of generic pharmaceuticals, providing access to a wide array of high-quality, affordable medicines. Novartis has a portfolio of approximately 1000 compounds and sells its products in more than 130 countries. In the US, Novartis markets approximately 200 different generic drugs, including enoxaparin sodium injection, the first generic version of Lovenox®, and also markets Omnitrope®, the groundbreaking follow-on biologic (known outside the US as “biosimilar”).

Novo nordisk FACILITY IN clayton, NC.

Novo nordisk FACILITY IN clayton, NC.

Novo Nordisk

3612 Powhatan Road, Clayton, NC 27527
US Headquarters: New Jersey
Global Headquarters: Denmark
Employees in NC: 1000-1999

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat other serious chronic conditions: rare bleeding disorders, growth hormone related disorders and obesity. Headquartered in Denmark, Novo Nordisk employs approximately 42,700 people in 79 countries and markets its products in more than 170 countries.

Novo Nordisk's Clayton facility manufactures insulin, GLP-1 products and pre-filled delivery devices for the treatment of diabetes. An API facility is presently under construction in Clayton adjacent to the existing manufacturing site.


Patheon, A Division of Thermo Fisher Scientific

5900 MLK Jr. Hwy, Greenville, NC 27835
Patheon Headquarters: Durham, NC, USA
Thermo Fisher Headquarters: Waltham, MA, USA
Employees: 1,000-1,999

Patheon is a pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO). Patheon delivers an end -to-end solution to clients, from initial drug formulation to clinical trials support to commercial production services of prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products for approximately 400 pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

pfizer manufacturing facility in rocky mount, nc.

pfizer manufacturing facility in rocky mount, nc.


4285 N Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Headquarters: New York, USA
Employees: 2000+

Pfizer's Rocky Mount facility manufactures injectable hospital products. The facility also provides contract manufacturing services such as aseptic filling, lyophilization and terminal sterilization. Small volume parenterals (glass and plastic vials and ampules), Large volume parenterals (I.V. Bags), Ansyr® prefilled plastic syringes, and ADD-Vantage® liquid filled vials.

purdue pharma manufacturing plant in wilson, nc.

purdue pharma manufacturing plant in wilson, nc.

Purdue Pharmaceuticals

4701 Purdue Dr, Wilson, NC 27893
(Wilson Corporate Park)
Headquarters: Stamford, CT, USA
Employees: 200-499

Purdue Pharma L.P. is a privately held pharmaceutical company founded by physicians more than 50 years ago. Purdue, in concert with its independent associated companies, is engaged in the research, development, production, and marketing of prescription and over-the-counter medicines and healthcare products. Distinguished by their pioneering research, products, and medical programs directed toward alleviating pain, Purdue is an industry leader in pain management and is introducing important products in other therapeutic areas.


RTI Surgical

1800 N Greene St., Greenville, NC 27834
Headquarters: Alachua, FL, USA
Employees: 20-49

RTI Surgical is a leading global surgical implant company providing surgeons with safe biologic, metal and synthetic implants. Committed to delivering a higher standard, RTI’s implants are used in sports medicine, general surgery, spine, orthopedic and trauma procedures and are distributed in nearly 50 countries. RTI is headquartered in Alachua, Fla., and has four manufacturing facilities throughout the U.S. and Europe; the Greenville operation has been in place since 1995. RTI is accredited in the U.S. by the American Association of Tissue Banks and is a member of AdvaMed.