HDMA names DIANA winners

ARLINGTON, Va. — At the 2013 Business and Leadership Conference in Orlando, Fla., Tuesday, HDMA honored pharmaceutical and consumer product manufacturers during the presentation of the 2013 Distribution Industry Awards for Notable Achievements in Healthcare. 

“We are pleased to present these awards this year to honor our manufacturing trading partners, who go above and beyond to launch innovative products, foster strong relationships with HDMA distributor members and generously donate their time and efforts to our Association,” stated HDMA president and CEO John Gray. “We congratulate them on their achievements.” 

The HDMA Manufacturer Partner of the Year Award recognizes manufacturer members for their active participation in the Association. Selected by HDMA, winning companies have at least five consecutive years of membership, regularly participate in HDMA councils and committees, as well as show further support through conference and seminar attendance and sponsorships.    

The 2013 HDMA Manufacturer Partner of the Year Winners are:

  • HDMA Manufacturer Member With Sales to Healthcare Distributors of More Than $50 Million — TEVA Pharmaceuticals USA; and
  • HDMA Manufacturer Member With Sales to Healthcare Distributors of Less Than $50 Million — Amneal Pharmaceuticals.

2013 DIANA Winners:

  • Branded Pharmaceutical Products — Forest Pharmaceuticals for Tudorza Pressair Inhaler;
  • Generic Pharmaceutical Products — Heritage Pharmaceuticals for Cidofovir Injection;
  • Rx Support Systems, Supplies and Service Products — Broadway Industries for its Health Awareness Pharmacy Bags; and
  • Over-the-Counter and Home Healthcare Products — Merck Consumer Care for Dr Scholl’s Active Series Replacement Insoles.

Broadway Industries was named Best Overall Consumer Product Manufacturer with Sales to Healthcare Distributors of Less Than $10 Million. Best Overall Consumer Product Manufacturer with Sales to Healthcare Distributors of More Than $10 Million went to BD Medical. Alvogen was named Best Overall Generic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturer with Sales to Healthcare Distributors of Less Than $100 Million and Actavis Pharma Best Overall Generic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturer with Sales to Healthcare Distributors of More Than $100 Million. 

And Upsher-Smith Laboratories was named Best Overall Branded Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturer with Sales to Healthcare Distributors of Less Than $300 Million while Boehringer Ingelheim was awarded Best Overall Branded Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturer with Sales to Healthcare Distributors of More Than $300 Million.


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