A Letter From President and CEO Murray Kessler
Perrigo's President and CEO, Murray Kessler, discusses Perrigo's unique responsibility in providing self-care solutions to the public while protecting the well-being of consumers, customers, and employees. He outlines the proactive steps that Perrigo is taking throughout the COVID-19 response.
Perrigo Donates Financial and Product Support to COVID-19 Relief Efforts
Perrigo Company plc and the Perrigo Company Charitable Foundation have made financial and product donations to assist community partners who are essential to the COVID-19 response effort. These donations are the first step in a global response effort that will be unveiled throughout the year. Here are just a few examples of our recent donations:
American Red Cross
Feeding America West Michigan
$200,000 in-kind product
Meals on Wheels
$50,000 & $16,000 in-kind product
Kid's Food Basket
Perrigo's Safety Protocols During COVID-19
The health and safety of Perrigo's consumers, customers, and employees is our top priority. We took precautionary measures to protect the wellbeing of our employees including asking employees to work from home, implemented a viral containment strategy, restricted access to production plants to key personnel only, and suspended all corporate travel. We have also developed business continuity plans to reduce supply chain and production disruptions as we continue to deliver products that consumers trust to treat their families around the globe.
Our Self-Care Heroes
We appreciate our manufacturing and plant support team members playing a critical role in helping consumers get the products they need to treat their symptoms and ailments. It takes a dedicated team from our labs, production, packaging, distribution centers, and more to support the health of our communities around the globe. We are grateful to our dedicated team who continue to work during this crisis.