Global Contract Manufacturing of Pharmaceuticals

Research-based company focusing on pharmaceuticals

Takeda is a research-based global company with its main focus on pharmaceuticals. As the largest pharmaceutical company in Japan and one of the global leaders of the industry, Takeda is committed to strive towards better health for patients worldwide through leading innovation in medicine.

Takeda's ethical drugs are marketed in around 100 countries worldwide.

The network of the Takeda group spans across 70 countries and regions worldwide, in Japan, the US, Europe, Russia and CIS, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region.

Pharmaceutical contract manufacturing

Takeda manufactures products for a substantial number of external clients ranging from global to regional to local companies. Takeda delivers services to its customers with the right balance of quality, reliability, responsiveness and costs.

As a testimony to Takeda's high customer focus, Takeda was in 2013 awarded with the CMO awards within reliability and quality.

Kim Wochner, from the contract manufacturing business, said: "Takeda is very proud of receiving this award within the areas of quality and reliability. We believe that this is key to success within contract manufacturing.

"Our consistent focus over the years in building quality in everything we do has with this award been recognised by our clients and industry. Many years within pharmaceutical production and long-lasting partnerships have demonstrated the reliability in our services. Thank you all for this award."

Our success is based on a customer-tailored approach and quality standards aligned with regulatory authorities in the US, Europe, Japan, South and Central America, and other regions.

Optimised pharma manufacturing services

Partnership plays a vital role for all of our operational activities. Close cross-functional collaboration and seamless processes between internal teams and external partners help us to respond quickly and accurately to market demand.

Our manufacturing operations provide a competitive advantage through an innovative, global supply chain network. This network is constantly reviewed and optimized in the interests of increasing the use of its capacity, enhancing supply chain performance, maintaining a high level of customer service and decreasing the cost of goods sold.

Our 19 manufacturing facilities located in twelve countries meet the highest international quality standards and are inspected by all the major health authorities. Our combination of central and regional manufacturing acts to ensure rapid response when opening up new and expanding existing markets.

Solids, semi-solids, liquids and sterile production

We offer a wide range of technologies: production and packaging of solid, semi-solid and liquid pharmaceuticals, as well as sterile and non-sterile manufacturing.

Our technologies produce all classic pharmaceutical dosage forms such as:

  • Solids (tablets, capsules, powders and pellets)
  • Liquids (suspensions, syrups and solutions)
  • Sterile liquids (ear, eye and nasal drops)

Wallet packaging, sachets, bottles, ampoules, blisters and vials

Takeda provides the whole range of packaging technologies for solids, semi-solids and liquids, sterile and non-sterile products:

  • Blisters in various formats (PVC, PVC/PVDC, PVC/Alu, Alu/Alu, Aclar, Triplex, COC)
  • Bottles (glass, PE)
  • Sachets (Alu/Alu)
  • Stick packs
  • Wallet packaging
  • Thermo-shaped units
  • Tubes (Alu)
  • Ampoules (glass, plastic)
  • Flaconettes (glass, plastic)
  • Pre-filled syringes (glass, plastic)
  • Vials (glass, plastic)
  • Blow-fill-seal (gels, liquids)
  • Pump sprays

Contact Details

Global Contract Manufacturing
Dybendal Alle 10
2630 Taastrup
+45 4677 1111
Global Contract Manufacturing

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New Post-Hoc Analyses Extend Understanding of the Efficacy and Safety of Lurasidone in the Treatment of Schizophrenia 14 July 2017 Takeda Pharmaceuticals International and Sunovion Pharmaceuticals has announced the results from three post-hoc analyses evaluating the efficacy and safety of Latuda (lurasidone) in patients with schizophrenia at the 23rd European Congress of Psychiatry (EPA).


Multiple Scientific Posters Supporting the Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of Once-daily Latuda® (lurasidone) are Presented at the 27th ECNP Congress 06 November 2014 Takeda and Sunovion have presented new evidence supporting the use of Latuda® (lurasidone), an atypical antipsychotic treatment for adults with schizophrenia, during multiple poster sessions at the 27th European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP).