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Takeda Takeda completes purchase of Shire

Japanese company buys owner of Stanton Springs plant

Posted: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 7:45 am

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. — One of Walton County’s largest employers has a new owner.

Osaka, Japan-based Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Limited announced Tuesday it has completed its acquisition of Shire PLC. Integration of the companies will begin immediately.

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