Galenica AG engages in the manufacturing, development and sale of pharmaceutical products. It operates through the following segments: Vifor Pharma, Health and Beauty, and Services. The Vifor Pharma segment operates a fully integrated, international speciality pharmaceutical company that researches, develops and produces its own pharmaceutical products, and markets and distributes them worldwide. The Health and Beauty segment comprises two Business sectors: the business sector Retail as well as the newly created business sector Products and Brands which includes the new company Vifor Consumer Health, transferred to Galenica SantÃ© in mid-2015. The Services segment offers pharmaceutical and healthcare companies a broad range of specialised pre-wholesale services, from storage and distribution of products in Switzerland to debt collection. It's also offer solutions for the healthcare market. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Bern, Switzerland.