THE PFELONS OF PFIZER: TOO CROOKED TO FAIL AND DON'T GO TO JAIL
Global Revolution 1: American Revolution 2: Day 52: Communication 1
IronBoltBruce's Kleptocracy Chronicles for 7 Nov 2011 (g1a2d0052c1)
How many examples of greed and corruption must you see before you act?
With 2010 revenues of $67.8 billion and profits of $8.2 billion, Pfizer Inc. ranks #31 on the Fortune 500 and is the world's largest pharmaceuticals corporation. Brand names include Viagra, Celebrex, Norvasc, and Lipitor. The company also manufactures animal care products such as Revolution, an anti-parasitic. In 2009, Pfizer acquired its rival Wyeth for 68 billion dollars. Wyeth's over the counter brands included Advil, Centrum, Robitussin and ChapStick. The majority of its sales are conducted through the wholesale companies McKesson and Cardinal Health. Here is a complete listing of the Pfizer's products: