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West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

EXTON, PA--(Marketwired - May 8, 2013) - West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced that management will participate in three upcoming investor conferences. Management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences:

Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Health Care Conference, Las Vegas, NV
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 1:00 PM Pacific Time.

UBS 2013 Global Healthcare Conference, New York, NY
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time.

Jefferies 2013 Global Healthcare Conference, New York, NY
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 4:00 PM Eastern Time.

Live audio webcasts of the presentations, as well as copies of the presentation materials, will be accessible from the Company's website at www.westpharma.com/en/investors.

About West

West works side-by-side with its healthcare partners from concept to the patient, designing and manufacturing packaging, diagnostic and delivery systems that promote the efficiency, reliability and safety of their products. Every day, West is leading the way with cutting-edge technologies and quality systems, a thorough understanding of global regulatory compliance, and an unmatched and growing knowledge base of relevant pharmaceutical product testing, development and packaging. Based in Exton, Pa., West supports its customers from sales, manufacturing, customer support and research and development locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Established in 1923, West's 2012 sales were $1.3 billion.