The Lepetit Group founded the pharmaceutical chemical company Pierrel, dedicated to the production of antibiotics and vitamins. The name comes from the sequence pronunciation of the initials of "Prodotti Roberto Lepetit".
Starts the production of pharmaceutical specialties and medical devices.
The production of local-regional anesthetics in vials and bottles is started. We are the first in Italy to produce anesthetics in cartriges.
Our Research and Development department in Capua develops the formula of toothpaste AZ, a Pierrel product that is very successful thanks to the frequent advertising on national television networks. In these years we are engaged in the production of food supplements (Gimille, Gravigen, Generman) and shampoo (Diesse).
Pierrel sells its brad AZ to Procter & Gamble
Astrazeneca becomes the main customer of the production site.
Dentsply chooses our Capua site for the production of dental anesthetics for Europe, UK and Australia markets
We are landing on the first list (MTA) of Borsa Italiana today called Euronext Milan.
Our production site obtains the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) authorization.
Under the Pierrel brand, we start the registration and marketing of dental anaesthetics. Orabloc is launched on the American market
It is the year of the launch in the USA, Canada, UK and Italy of the medical device Goccles.
Works begins on the production site to increase the production capacity.
Unveiling of the new Inspection and Labelling department.
From the brand Orabloc comes a new medical device, Orabloc Needlestick Safety System.