Markham's New Merck
The new business and product development headquarters of Germany's Hoechst Marion Roussel is moving to Somerville, NJ, site of Hoechst's former US drug unit. If the current employees at the German and Kansas City location don't opt to move with the company, where will they find new employees to fill those positions?
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