Johnson and Johnson

706 WordsFeb 1, 20143 Pages
Johnson & Johnson Company I. History Johnson and Johnson is an American multinational pharmaceutical, medical devices and consumer packaged goods manufacturing company. Johnson and Johnson was founded in 1886 in New Brunswick, New Jersey by three brothers Robert Wood Johnson, James Wood Johnson, and Edward Mead Johnson. Between 1888 and 1921 Johnson and Johnson had a lot of first with products such as first aid kits, dental floss, sanitary napkins for women, band aids, baby powder( which later leads to the company's booming Baby business products). Also it was the first company to provide disaster relief to citizens of Galveston, Texas after a hurricane( the tradition begins). Beginning in 1924 is when Johnson and Johnson expanded its…show more content…
Aveeno products such as moisturizing lotion, body wash, it's the best product for those with dry skin and eczema, hair products like shampoo conditioner it's good on those who have damaged , dry, color in their hair. Aveeno also has sun protection cream, ointments for diaper rash and dry sensitive skin. Oral care products that J&J produce are products such as Listerine mouth wash. As far as wound care treatment J&J makes products such as BAND-AID Brand Adhesive, Neosporin, Bengay, J&J RED CROSS Brand,etc. Women's health products such as pant liners in the Stayfree and carefree brands. Over the counter drugs such as Tylenol, Benadryl, Pepcid, Sudafed, Zyrtec, Motrin, and many more. The medical Devices and Diagnostics portion of Johnson and Johnson are the products that are used by health care providers/professionals in the fields of vision care, infection prevention, orthopedics, diabetes, sports medicine, etc. They specifically specialize in improving the joints and spinal conditions as well as sports injuries. DePuy Inc. is the head company that’s apart of J&J that takes care of this department. Lifescan Inc. is the portion of the company that specializes in managing diabetes and provides insulin. Acuvue and Vistakon are the primary eye care lenses that J&J manufacture and sell. Ethicon Inc. is the division that handles the surgical department of the company. The Pharmaceuticals
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