By Mike Ward 15 Apr 2019
A staple of consumer magazines and tabloid newspapers involves coverage of celebrity relationships – who has been seen together? Who is dating? Will they become a permanent item? And are they going to live happily ever after? Readers can’t seem to get enough of it. Interestingly, while maybe not so racy as the celebrity goings-on, pharma industry watchers are keen to follow company couplings. Talk of mergers and acquisitions, one of the ways that companies can build scale, always attracts attention.