About Chattem, Inc.
If it's a well known cream, oil, paste, pill, or powder it's likely that Chattem owns that brand name. The
Chattem products are focused on niche markets neglected by larger consumer product and pharmaceutical companies. Primary brands include Allegra OTC, Gold Bond, Icy Hot, Cortizone-10, Selsun Blue, and Unisom.
Chattem sells its products in North America, the Caribbean, Latin America, the Middle East, and Europe.
Sales and Marketing
It uses extensive advertising to market its products and sell them through a national sales and distribution network to mass merchandisers, retailers, and drug stores.
Chattem is part of
As part of the French drug-making giant
Pre-acquisition, almost all of Chattem's sales (about 95%) came from inside the US, but it sold some product lines in Canada, Europe, and Latin America. Being owned by Sanofi helps the company with its effort to increase marketing in international markets, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and the UK.
Mergers and Acquisitions
In early 2013, Chattem acquired the worldwide rights to OTC antacid Rolaids from
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Employer Type: Privately Owned
Packaging Manager: Chad Condroski
Vice President, Brand Development: Bernie Simone
Employees (This Location): 277
Employees (All Locations): 536