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Our Businesses and Products

Pfizer has two major commercial businesses, a robust and active worldwide research and development capability, a network of manufacturing and distribution sites, and a full range of supporting functions in areas like human resources, public affairs, compliance, technology, finance and legal.

Commercial Businesses

Pfizer Innovative Health

Pfizer Innovative Health develops and commercializes innovative science for the benefit of patients. It focuses on vaccines and oncology business, as well as internal medicines, inflammation and rare diseases. Consumer healthcare, developing and marketing leading non-prescription medicines, vitamins and nutritional products, is also part of this innovative business unit.

Pfizer Essential Health

Pfizer Essential Health business unit offers a vast portfolio of trusted quality medicines. Pfizer Essential Health innovates and anticipates customer and patient needs to make a meaningful contribution to improving global health.

Research & Development

Worldwide, we work with more than 250 partners in academia and industry. We also have many research facilities and laboratories, in US as well in EU and China. We focus our resources in disease areas where we have the best chance of scientific and commercial success: Neuroscience, Vaccines, Oncology, Inflammation / Immunology.

Pfizer Global Supply

Pfizer Global Supply (PGS) produces innovative formulations of our prescription-only medicines, over-the-counter consumer products, and vaccines sold in more than 175 markets around the world. PGS strives to ensure that Pfizer’s complete line of products is manufactured to the highest standards, in full compliance with all regulations. We have 56 manufacturing sites around the world, 17 of them in the EU. We operate a network of about 190 distribution sites. We work with more than 400 external partners to help us produce active ingredients, packaging and entire lines of medicines.

Corporate Divisions and Business Support Functions

  • Business Technology
  • Corporate Affairs
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Corporate Legal
  • Finance and Business Operations
  • Global Procurement and Operations
  • Pfizer Medical
  • Strategy, Portfolio Management, and Global Operations
  • Worldwide Business Development
  • Worldwide Human Resources

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