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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Mar 19th, 2021
Judge: Purdue Pharma Must Halt Some Political Contributions
Purdue contributed to attorneys general associations even while negotiating a settlement with states over the opioid crisis.
Jul 29th, 2020
Creative Hunt for Supplies
The federal cupboard is officially bare.
Apr 10th, 2020
Generic Drugmakers Sold Most Opioids During Overdose Crisis
Court documents reveal a company culture that allowed Mallinckrodt to become one of the giants of the prescription opioid market.
Feb 26th, 2020
Drugmaker Reaches $1.6B Opioid Settlement
The deal is intended to end hundreds of lawsuits faced by the company over opioids.
Feb 25th, 2020
Purdue Pharma Starts Claim Campaign
It tells people where they can file claims against the company.
Feb 24th, 2020
Bankruptcy Judge Considers Purdue Pharma CEO's $1.3M Bonus
Purdue says maintaining its bonus program is essential to keep employees on the job and performing.
Dec 4th, 2019
Purdue Paid CEO $9M Before Bankruptcy
Five other board members overseeing the private company were paid a combined $3.7 million over that span.
Oct 30th, 2019
Companies Reach $260M Deal to Settle Opioids Lawsuit
The settlement ends only the suits brought by the Ohio counties of Cuyahoga and Summit.
Oct 21st, 2019
Opioid Industry Presses for Settlement
The talks involve the distributors AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson, as well as drug makers Johnson & Johnson and Teva.
Oct 17th, 2019
Court Denies Attempts to Stop Opioid Trial
The trial for Ohio's Summit and Cuyahoga counties is a closely watched bellwether that could lead to settlements of the suits.
Oct 10th, 2019
True Profits of OxyContin Revealed
Previously, former Purdue CEO Richard Sackler gave only a broad range — between $1 billion and $10 billion — that the family made from its signature painkiller.
Oct 7th, 2019