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Covid-19 is straining supply chains around the world, most notably those of pharmaceutical companies. Scarcity of raw materials upstream and overheated demand downstream cause disruptions. Control over their supply chain is a major challenge for all pharma companies today

Five Technological Advances that Will Transform Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Visibility

Talking Logistics

The global manufacturing and distribution of pharmaceuticals and the regulatory requirements of countries have always made pharmaceutical supply chains a challenge. Read more Five Technological Advances that Will Transform Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Visibility.

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Overcoming Pharmaceutical Labeling Challenges

Loftware

The number of challenges for the global pharmaceutical industry is perhaps higher than ever before. With this, pharmaceutical companies are increasingly obliged to seek competitive advantage through efficiency and cost reduction measures. Pharmaceuticals Regulatory Labeling

Coronavirus and the Automotive and Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Coronavirus and the Automotive and Pharmaceutical Supply Chains appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Automotive Industry Global Trade Life Stories Pharma & Life Sciences automotive coronavirus manufacturing pharmaceuticals Transportation

Pandemic exposed pharmaceutical cold chain waste: What’s the solution?

The Supply Chain Journal

But what exactly is at stake when pharmaceuticals that depend on strict temperature controls exceed those limitations? Over the past year, the supply chain ?— and more recently the pharma supply chain ?— has been thrust into the limelight.

Fighting Fake Drugs in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

The Network Effect

With the lucrative profits to be made from fake pharmaceutical drugs, even more than in the narcotics trade, fake drugs. The post Fighting Fake Drugs in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain appeared first on The Network Effect. Pharmaceutical counterfeits drugs fake pharmaceuticals supply chain

Pharmaceutical Distribution Shuffle

Tompkins Blog

As the number of mergers, acquisitions, division exchanges, and general realignment of pharmaceutical focus continues to evolve globally, who is managing the supply chain integration? The post Pharmaceutical Distribution Shuffle appeared first on Tompkins International. Blog Distribution insourcing Manufacturing Outsourcing Pharma Pharmaceutical Pharmaceutical & Healthcare

How One Pharmaceutical Company Optimizes Labeling in SAP

Loftware

Barcode labeling has become an essential component in today’s supply chain, especially in the pharmaceutical industry. Pharmaceuticals enterprise labelingHaving the ability to track and manage goods while ensuring the supply chain operates without disruption is imperative. In an industry with ever-changing customer and regulatory requirements, companies struggle to keep up with their labeling demands.

How to Ship Medicine and Pharmaceuticals

Tive

When it comes to shipping pharmaceuticals and medicine, precise considerations need to be taken into account. Pharmaceuticals and medicines require special care compared to shipping electronics, clothes, or food. Supply Chain Visibility Tive Pharmaceuticals

6 Trends Shaking the Pharmaceutical Market

The Network Effect

In this post I’ll examine some of the top trends and challenges that are impacting the pharmaceutical industry. The post 6 Trends Shaking the Pharmaceutical Market appeared first on The Network Effect. Digital Supply Chain Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management The Network Effect healthcare pharmaceuticals supply chain

Blockchain Makes a Strong Case for the Pharmaceutical Industry

Logistics Trends and Insights

It is all too easy to get caught up in the excitement of buzzwords, but it looks like traction could be gaining in 2020, especially in the pharmaceutical industry. The pharmaceutical industry holds real promise for a number of reasons. pharmaceutical supply chain.

Shipping Pharmaceuticals: The Rise of E-Commerce Pharmacies

Intelligent Audit

The COVID-19 pandemic drastically changed both the world and how companies conduct business, especially regarding how pharmacies are shipping pharmaceuticals. Patients want convenience at the mouse click of a button or screen, and the pharmaceutical sector realizes this.

Shipping Pharmaceuticals: The Rise of E-Commerce Pharmacies

Intelligent Audit

The COVID-19 pandemic drastically changed both the world and how companies conduct business, especially regarding how pharmacies are shipping pharmaceuticals. Patients want convenience at the mouse click of a button or screen, and the pharmaceutical sector realizes this.

State of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain: Key Takeaways from LogiPharma US 2016

Kinaxis

Earlier this week, I attended the LogiPharma conference, a wonderful event for supply chain professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry. Apart from taking part in numerous interactive presentations and roundtables, I had the opportunity to host a luncheon alongside my colleague, Bill Dubois , for a packed room of pharmaceutical industry executives and SCM practitioners. Pharma and life sciences supply chain management pharmaceutical supply chain

6 Trends Shaking the Pharmaceutical Market

The Network Effect

In this post I’ll examine some of the top trends and challenges that are impacting the pharmaceutical industry. The post 6 Trends Shaking the Pharmaceutical Market appeared first on The Network Effect. Digital Supply Chain Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management The Network Effect healthcare pharmaceuticals supply chain

Cold Chain Summit: Challenges in pharmaceutical logistics

The Supply Chain Journal

FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: Cold chain challenges in the pharmaceutical industry. DETAILS: The COVID-19 pandemic put a spotlight on the cold chain’s role in the pharmaceutical industry. This fireside chat recap is from FreightWaves’ Cold Chain Summit Wednesday.

Patient-centric networks at the heart of pharmaceutical supply chain management: Lessons from LogiPharma Europe 2018

Kinaxis

This makes for a powerful pharmaceutical supply chain management story! Pharma and life sciences supply chain management Supply Chain Events LogiPharma LogiPharma Europe pharmaceutical supply chain pharmaceutical supply chain managementby Dr. Madhav Durbha With the Alps as a backdrop, LogiPharma Europe 2018 proved to be both energizing and thought provoking.

Pharmaceuticals in Reverse Supply Chain Now Hazardous Waste

Material Handling and Logistics

EPA final rules on pharmaceutical returns impose heavy burdens on healthcare providers and distributors. A new rule finalized by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires that prescription pharmaceuticals sent from healthcare facilities to reverse distributors must be regulated as solid waste and evaluated for hazardous classification at the healthcare facility before they are shipped.

Why Pharmaceutical Supply Chains Demand End-to-End Visibility & How They Can Get It

Tive

Pharmaceutical supply chains underscore the importance of temperature-controlled shipping and the need for real-time end-to-end visibility. pharmaceutical supply chains

Integrated Business Planning in Pharmaceuticals: Understanding the Need

River Logic

This is a blog post to evaluate the Pharmaceutical Industry. In part one of this two-part series, I’ll review: Current supply chain performance benchmarks in the Pharmaceutical industry. Pharmaceutical Supply Chains, in general. Key issues in the Pharmaceutical industry. Supply Chain Management PharmaceuticalsWe welcome Ashutosh Bansal, Founder and CEO of GitaCloud , as a guest blogger for this two-part series on IBP in Pharma.

The 5 ‘C’s’ for CMO Relationships in Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Kinaxis

by Bill DuBois I recently attended the LogiPharma conference in Princeton, NJ to hear a number of speakers give their thoughts on the state of the pharmaceutical supply chain. Of particular interest was a session on Contract Manufacturing Operations (CMO) relationships with Michael Daly, Director of Supply Chain for Valeant Pharmaceuticals. The post The 5 ‘C’s’ for CMO Relationships in Pharmaceutical Supply Chain appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain.

The transforming pharmaceutical supply chain

The Network Effect

I was just with one of the leading global pharmaceutical company yesterday, and once again I was struck by how quickly the pharmaceutical supply chain is changing. The market for Over-the-Counter (OTC) medicines is now forecast to outgrow the total current pharmaceutical market. Competition from generics coupled with pressure from expiring patents have flattened or decreased the top-line potential of many branded pharmaceutical business units.

How Digitization Will Drive Disruption and Opportunity in the Pharmaceutical Market

The Network Effect

In a previous post, 6 Trends Shaking the Pharmaceutical Market, I presented some of the major challenges affecting the pharmaceutical. The post How Digitization Will Drive Disruption and Opportunity in the Pharmaceutical Market appeared first on The Network Effect. Big Data Digital Supply Chain Internet of Things Leadership and Strategy Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management Technology The Network Effect digital networks disruption healthcare pharmaceuticals

E-Procurement in Hospitals – An Integrated Supply Chain Management of Pharmaceutical and Medical Products 

ProcurePort

The post E-Procurement in Hospitals – An Integrated Supply Chain Management of Pharmaceutical and Medical Products appeared first on ProcurePort Blog. Supply chain management is a major cost driver in the healthcare industry.

How COVID-19 is Reshaping the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

ProcurePort

Getting FDA-approved medication to patients in a cost-effective manner every time is one of the objectives of key stakeholders across the United States pharmaceutical supply chain. The post How COVID-19 is Reshaping the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain appeared first on ProcurePort Blog.

DronesWaves: From pharmaceuticals to pizza, how drone use could evolve

The Supply Chain Journal

FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: Drones and the agricultural supply chain. DETAILS: AgEagle is a U.S.-based based manufacturer of drones, providing clients with custom applications for those drones.

Are these the Top 10 Trends affecting Pharmaceutical Supply Chains?

The Network Effect

Note: this is the final is series of posts that explored the top 10 trends affecting pharmaceutical supply chains. . First, we can safely say companies in the pharmaceutical supply chain should continue to focus on developing and maintaining the ability to adapt their supply chains, by doing so they will be well prepared to seize the opportunities ahead. The post Are these the Top 10 Trends affecting Pharmaceutical Supply Chains? PharmaceuticalKiran Foster/Flickr.

Logistics Warehousing in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Kanban Logistics

When it comes to the pharmaceutical supply chain, safety is the name of the game. And perhaps no element of the supply chain is more integral to the safety of pharmaceutical products than the warehouse. About Pharmaceutical Warehousing.

Inside China's New Pharmaceutical Regulation

Elementum

How will China's new regulations on pharmaceutical wholesalers affect manufacturer costs and drug prices? In April, China’s state council toughened regulations on its pharmaceutical industry, banning wholesalers from selling non-compulsory vaccines directly to hospitals, clinics, and government health authorities. We examine how these new regulations will affect wholesalers and pharmaceutical manufacturers.

Delayed pharmaceutical tracing requirements take effect [Video]

Loftware

Pharmaceutical dispensers will be required to conduct lot-level product tracing, which includes keeping detailed records of a drug's transaction history. Beginning on March 1, a delayed provision of the Drug Supply Chain Security Act will finally go into effect. Pharma Labeling

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers are Focusing on Direct-to-Patient Distribution

DynaSys

Finally, manufacturers are able to deliver significant cost savings to their patients on their day to day medications allowing them to use brand name pharmaceuticals and avoiding the one size fits all generic medications. DtP can also help branded pharmaceutical manufacturers become more competitive against generics. Traditionally, insurance companies have steered patients towards the use of cheaper generic medications and are more reluctant to cover brand name pharmaceuticals.

Procurement Leading Pharmaceutical Companies Through the Pandemic

Jaggaer

From early on in the Covid-19 pandemic , and for pretty obvious reasons , procurement in healthcare and pharmaceuticals has been in the spotlight like never before. View our recent webinar and learn how Italian pharmaceutical company Angelini navigated through supply chain disruption.

A Brief Report on the Pharmaceutical Innovation in Manufacturing Summit

Kinaxis

by Hans Velthuizen This week I attended the 5 th Annual Pharmaceutical Innovation in Manufacturing Summit near Heathrow. Seeing a lot of familiar faces you realize that the pharmaceutical supply chain is a small world. In this presentation Laura discussed the similarities between pharmaceutical and Semiconductor supply chains and also the solutions that can be applied for addressing similar challenges.

No More Weakest Links: Examining the Shifting Focus of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

IT Supply Chain

The post No More Weakest Links: Examining the Shifting Focus of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Nikunj Desai (pictured). Head of Global Supply Chain, ACG Worldwide.

A Pharmaceutical Industry vision beyond COVID-19

Prophetic Technology

2020 created unprecedented challenges for the Healthcare Industry, as many companies were affected in so many ways, disrupting many, and putting off others. In short, our reliance on the technology needed to increase exponentially. supply chain