Merck Manufacturing Division

Type of Business: Pharmaceuticals Manufacturer

Business Description:

Merck is a global health care company that delivers innovative health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, and consumer and animal health products.

The Wilson facility, located at the intersection of I-95 and US 264 Alternate, is a 500,000 square foot solid dosage / packaging site on 225 acres. The facility packages over 95% of physician samples in the U.S. market, including SINGULAIR, FOSAMAX, and MAXALT, among many others. The facility has been in operation since 1983, and was recently selected as Merck's Packaging and Stability Centers of Excellence for North America.