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Johnson and Johnson
Johnson and Johnson

Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational company that produces and develops pharmaceutical, packaged consumer goods and medical devices. Johnson & Johnson was founded in 1886. It’s ranked No. 37 on the 2018 Fortune 500 list and it is also the largest United States corporation by total revenue. Johnson & Johnson is one of the world’s most valuable companies.

Johnson and Johnson Products
Johnson and Johnson Products

The headquarter od Johnson & Johnson is in New Brunswick, New Jersey. J&J handles over 250 subsidiaries companies and these operate in 60 countries and its products sell over 175 countries. According to the calendar year 2015, Johnson & Johnson had US$70.1 billion worldwide sells. Johnson & Johnson has a high brand value and its medications and first aid supplies are worldwide famous.

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Johnson and Johnson Stock Price Latest

The most well-known consumer products of J&J are the Band-Aid Brand line of bandages, Tylenol medications, Clean & Clear facial wash, Johnson’s Baby products, Neutrogena skin and beauty products, and Acuvue contact lenses.

The List of Johnson & Johnson Family Companies

Consumer Healthcare:

  • Baby Care
  • Skin & Hair Care
  • Wound Care and Topicals
  • Oral Health Care
  • Women’s Health
  • McNeil Consumer Healthcare
  • Over-The-Counter Medicines
  • Nutritionals

Medical Devices:            

  • Biosense Webster
  • DePuy Synthes
  • Ethicon, Inc.
  • Janssen Diagnostics BVBA
  • Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.
  • Mentor
  • Bariatric Surgery for Obesity (Ethicon)
  • Cardiovascular Disease (Biosense Webster, Inc.)
  • Diabetes Care (LifeScan, Animas Corporation)
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions (Acclarent)
  • General Surgery (Ethicon, Codman Neuro)
  • Hernia Surgery (Ethicon)
  • Insulin Delivery Devices (Animas)
  • Neurovascular Disease (Codman Neuro, DePuy Synthes)
  • Orthopedics (DePuy Synthes)
  • Joint Reconstruction, Trauma, Spine, Sports Medicine and Power Tools
  • Surgical Instruments and Infection Prevention (Advanced Sterilization Products)
  • Urologic Surgery (Ethicon)
  • Vision Care (VISTAKON)


  • Janssen
  • Janssen R&D LLC
  • Janssen Healthcare Innovation
  • Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • Janssen Diagnostics
  • Janssen Therapeutics
  • Janssen Scientific Affairs
  • McNeil-PPC, Inc

According to the October 2010 report, J&J gained Crucell for $2.4 billion and it will operate as the center for vaccines as the wider Johnson & Johnson pharmaceuticals group. In November 2015, Biosense Webster, Inc. announced Coherex, Medical Inc. enlarge the companies range of treatment options for patients with atrial fibrillation. In March 2018, Johnson & Johnson revealed LifeScan, Inc. which will be sold off to Platinum Equity for around $2.1 billion.

In September of the same year, J&J Medical GmbH revealed Emerging Implant Technologies GmbH and manufacturer of 3D-printed titanium interbody implants for spinal fusion surgery.

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Johnson and Johnson Latest Financial Statement (According to Johnson and Johnson stock)

In September 2018 the total market capitalization of Johnson & Johnson was valued at over US$367.5 billion. The annual revenue of Johnson & Johnson is US$81.6 billion.

In July 2018 Johnson & Johnson’s head of pharmaceuticals Joaquin Duato became the vice-chairman of the executive committee of the company.

The Previous and Current Chairmen of Johnson & Johnson

  • Robert Wood Johnson I (1887–1910)
  • James Wood Johnson (1910–1932)
  • Robert Wood Johnson II (1932–1963)
  • Philip B. Hofmann (1963–1973)
  • Richard B. Sellars (1973–1976)
  • James E. Burke (1976–1989)
  • Ralph S. Larsen (1989–2002)
  • William C. Weldon (2002–2012)
  • Alex Gorsky (2012–present)


Johnson and Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky
Johnson and Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky

Johnson & Johnson also has some interesting positive goals to keep the company’s environment-friendly and create a positive vibe in the workplace. In Newsweek’s Green Rankings Johnson & Johnson was ranked 3rd among the United States’ largest companies. J&J also consent to change its packaging of plastic bottles used in the manufacturing process that will switch their packaging of liquids to non-polyvinyl chloride containers.


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