Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is an American multinational corporation founded in 1886 that develops medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and consumer packaged goods. Johnson & Johnson (J&J) researches, develops, manufactures, and sells pharmaceutical products, medical devices and consumer products. The company provides pharmaceuticals for immune diseases, cancer, neurological disorders, infectious, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases; consumer products in oral care, baby care, beauty, over-the-counter (OTC) pharmaceutical, women's health and wound care categories; and medical devices for use in the cardiovascular, orthopaedic, general surgery and vision care fields. J&J distributes pharmaceutical and medical products to retailers, wholesalers, health care professionals and hospitals; and offers consumer products through retail outlets and distributors. The company offers its products in the US; Europe; Asia-Pacific and Africa; and Western Hemisphere (excluding the US). J&J is headquartered in New Brunswick, New Jersey, the US.