Founded in 1999, Ceva has become one of the fastest growing animal health companies in the world. Since 2000, Ceva has completed 26 successful business integrations accounting for 40 percent of overall growth.
Here is the history of Ceva's expansion in the United States.
2002 - Launch of Feliway and DAP pheromone diffusers
2005 - Acquired Biomune Company, a high-tech vaccine manufacturer in Lenexa, Kan.
2007 - Acquired Butler Sales Associates, Inc., and gained access to U.S. veterinary hospitals through an extensive distribution network
2010 - Acquired Summit VetPharm adding the Vectra brand of parasiticides to its companion animal portfolio
2011 - New poultry vaccine facility opens on the Lenexa campus
2012 - Ceva consolidated its North American Headquarters in Lenexa
2014 - Launched equine division
Expansion of headquarters space finalized
Kicked off three-year project to expand vaccine production facilities
Opened new FDA approved warehouse in Kansas City
Preparation for Swine business unit launch
2015 - Patented method for delivering a soft edible gel as a carrier for vaccines, proboitics
and nutritional supplements to poultry in the hatchery
Opened new poultry warehouse in North Carolina
Completed 10,000 s.f. expansion of vaccine produciton facilities
Groundbreaking for 35,000 s.f. new vaccine production facilities
Received first U.S. license for the swine market
Swine production facilities coming on line.