Hospira Launches New U.S. Product Website Detailing Entire Portfolio

-- Online catalog allows customers to easily search product information --

Mar 04, 2011, 17:34 ET from Hospira, Inc.

LAKE FOREST, Ill., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), a global specialty pharmaceutical and medication delivery company, today launched a new online U.S. product catalog, available at Hospira.com/catalog. Developed with input from customers, the new website allows healthcare facilities and other medical care providers to search Hospira's more than 1,200 products in a variety of ways – alphabetically, by product name, list number, or therapeutic class.

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The new user-friendly online resource enables customers to easily find detailed information about Hospira products, including specialty injectable drugs, intravenous sets, suction products, infusion pumps, other devices and services. It also includes detailed product information, such as photos, material safety data sheets, product labeling, package inserts and wholesaler product numbers.

"In designing the website, we focused on providing customers with access to a broad array of product information, while at the same time ensuring the ability to search for information is both simple and intuitive," said Thomas Moore, president, U.S., Hospira. "Our vision is to provide customers a comprehensive resource where they can research, experience and order products."

Customers will also be able to use the website to request a call from a Hospira sales representative, e-mail product information to colleagues and export the entire catalog into a spreadsheet format for use in their hospital information systems.  

The new product website is the first step in Hospira's commitment to develop comprehensive digital tools to address customers' most pressing needs. For more information about Hospira's online product catalog, please find a video demonstration of its features here. To view the website, please visit Hospira.com/catalog.

About Hospira

Hospira, Inc. is a global specialty pharmaceutical and medication delivery company dedicated to Advancing Wellness™. As the world leader in specialty generic injectable pharmaceuticals, Hospira offers one of the broadest portfolios of generic acute-care and oncology injectables, as well as integrated infusion therapy and medication management solutions. Through its products, Hospira helps improve the safety, cost and productivity of patient care. The company is headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., and has approximately 14,000 employees. Learn more at www.hospira.com.

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