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Famar is established in 1949

1990 | GREECE

Acquisition of the Ciba Geigy plant in Anthoussa

1993 | GREECE

Acquisition of the Pfizer Hellas plant in Avlonas

1998 | GREECE

Start of Distribution activities at Avlonas


Acquisition of Roche’s facilities in Bladel

2000 | ITALY

Acquisition of the SmithKline Beecham plant in Baranzate

2001 | FRANCE

Acquisition of Novartis’s facilities in Orleans Champs de Mars

2001 | FRANCE

Acquisition of Aventis facilities in L’Aigle

2004 | FRANCE

Acquisition of the Aventis production site in Saint Genis Laval

2005 | GREECE

Establishing of Distribution activities at Thiva

2006 | GREECE

Built of new pharmaceutical plant Avlonas 49

2007 | FRANCE

Acquisition of Abbott’s facilities in Saint-Rémy-sur-Avre

2009 | FRANCE

Acquisition of McNeil’s facilities in Orleans La Source

2011 | SPAIN

Acquisition of the Sanofi plant in Madrid

2012 | SPAIN

Successful start-up and expansion plan of its new sterile area at Madrid plant


Consolidation of Orleans operation in Orleans La Source site


Beginning of the collaboration with Ecovadis (Sustainability Ratings Provider)

2017 | CANADA

Acquisition of Bayer’s Pointe Claire site in Montreal


Divestment of 4 sites in France, 1 in Netherlands and 1 in Canada


Successful spin-off of Famar south cluster (Greece, Spain, Italy) and formation of new Famar group