De Puy Ireland is a subsidiary of healthcare corporation Johnson & Johnson. DePuy’s products are primarily used by orthopaedic specialists and spinal neurosurgeons to treat patients with musculoskeletal conditions resulting from degenerative diseases, deformities, trauma and sports-related injuries.
DePuy Ireland established a state of the art manufacturing facility in Ringaskiddy in 1997. The site predominately manufactures orthopaedic knee and hip replacement joints.
In 2002, a global supply chain organisation was located at the Ringaskiddy site which takes responsibility for global demand and supply planning.