About Pinewood
Irish Market
International Sales
Contract Manufacturing
Hospital Services
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Quality Products, competitively priced, delivered on time and backed by individual customer service, technical advice and marketing support - this is Pinewood's commitment to it's customers worldwide.

Pinewood Laboratories Limited trading as Pinewood Healthcare was established in 1976 and is a widely diversified pharmaceutical group presently marketing its products in over 30 countries worldwide.


Pinewood is the leading and fastest growing branded generic company in Ireland.  The Company manufactures liquids, creams/ointments and powders under its own licenses in Ireland, which are distributed to its international markets directly from its facility located in Tipperary.  Pinewood also supplies contract manufacturing from this facility for the international market.  Pinewood markets and distributes branded generics throughout Ireland and supplies a wide range of services and pharmaceuticals to hospitals from its purpose built facility in Dublin. The Company is structured into the following divisions:





With a highly regarded and recognised brand name Pinewood has a strong and unique position in Ireland and the UK, and increasingly in other European and global markets. The Company currently holds over 200 prescriptions and over the counter formulations licensed in its various markets globally. Pinewood is the only privately owned generic pharmaceutical company in Ireland and employs 350-400 people. The Company has invested significantly in very substantial manufacturing operations in Tipperary, which are considered to be state of the art.

Pinewood’s extensive product ranges include antibiotic, cardiovascular, analgesic, dermatological, opioid, gastrointestinal, CNS, rheumatology, hormonal, urological, dietetic, respiratory and allergy products. This extensive product portfolio coupled with excellent sales and marketing expertise has generated strong and sustainable growth in sales and margins over many years. Expectations are that this position will continue going forward.

Pinewood’s internationally audited manufacturing facilities in Tipperary have been designed and purpose built to GMP, ISO 9001 and EN 46001 (CE mark) standards. The 9,626 m2 plant has capacity for over 11,000 tons of bulk products annually and over 51 million finished packs of product per year. A purpose built 21,000 ft2 facility in Dublin comprises warehousing and offices.  The in-house research and development division has long standing expertise in liquid and cream/ointment formulation. Pinewood has been awarded several accreditations over the years including the Millennium Export Excellence