HAWTHORNE, N.Y. - Feb. 28, 2022 - Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TARO) (“Taro”) today announced the completion of its acquisition of Alchemee, formerly The Proactiv Company (TPC), from Galderma. The acquisition includes Alchemee’s business and assets worldwide, including the Proactiv® brand.

“This acquisition demonstrates Taro’s commitment to strengthening our position in the over-the-counter dermatology space,” said Uday Baldota, Taro’s CEO. “In addition to adding Proactiv® to our product portfolio, we are also gaining the omni-channel marketing capabilities and expertise of the Alchemee team. We look forward to working with them to continue Proactiv®’s legacy as an iconic brand synonymous with acne care.”

Alchemee's flagship brand, Proactiv, is America’s #1 acne routine1 and has been used and trusted by millions around the world for more than 25 years.

“We are excited for Alchemee and its marquee brand, Proactiv®, to join the expansive Taro portfolio of prescription and over-the-counter dermatology products,” said Shannon Pappas, Global Head of Alchemee. “This strategic move further positions Alchemee for continued growth in the skincare space.”

1. Based on 2021 FDM/Specialty retail sales.

Release Date: 
Wednesday, March 16, 2022