Partnership Reflects Continued Commitment to Innovation and Cultural Collaboration
BETHESDA, Md. and WASHINGTON, March 4, 2014 — Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Sucampo) (Nasdaq:SCMP) and the National Cherry Blossom Festival (Festival) today announced their ongoing partnership to support the historic celebration of Japan’s gift of cherry trees. Built on a passion for science and dedicated to supporting good health, Sucampo is co-sponsoring with the Festival this year’s “Step Into Spring” fitness program. This program features free exercise and wellness classes over the course of the three weeks during the Festival, encouraging a healthy lifestyle for all participants.