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Business Description

Alcon, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is the global eye care leader with a diverse portfolio in ophthalmology including contact lenses, eye drops, surgical equipment, and related surgical products. Novartis purchased Alcon from Nestle in 2010 and, following nine years as a Novartis subsidiary, the company was spun-off as a public company in April 2019. The company reports five distinct segments: implantables (16% of revenue), consumables (31%), equipment (9%), contact lenses (27%), and ocular health (17%). The company is geographically diversified, with 41% of revenue in the U.S. market, and the firm has a strong presence in the European Union and Japan.

Contact
Chemin de Blandonnet 8, Royce Bedward
Geneva, 1214, Switzerland
T +41 589112000
Sector Healthcare
Industry Medical Instruments & Supplies
Most Recent Earnings Dec 31, 2019
Fiscal Year End Dec 31, 2020
Stock Type
Employees 22,142