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

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

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Tips for Safely Transporting Pharmaceuticals

Cerasis

Transporting pharmaceuticals is arguably more important than manufacturing them, because it enables these lifesaving medications to make it to where they are needed most. When transporting pharmaceuticals, how can logistics workers do it safely , and what precautions are necessary for things like temperature control and to guard against theft? Guarding Against Cargo Theft Cargo theft is one of the largest risks associated with pharmaceutical manufacture and transport.

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

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

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.

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

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 TransportationEarlier this week, the death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus rose to over 1,000 people, invoking memories of the 2003 SARS outbreak.

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.

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.

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

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. In fact, a survey conducted by Pistoia Alliance revealed that nearly 70% of pharmaceutical and life science leaders believe blockchain will have the greatest impact in this area. The pharmaceutical industry holds real promise for a number of reasons. pharmaceutical supply chain. By Amy Wunderlin.

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.

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.

Adapting Pharmaceutical Companies’ Distribution and Supply Networks

Jaggaer

Pharmaceutical companies have complex supply chains that are often not optimized to their full potential. Pharmaceutical materials must be closely monitored as they go through the pipeline, bringing a unique set of challenges. For more on pharmaceutical procurement, register for our upcoming webinar. As a result, pharmaceutical companies are sending more goods to more places. So how should a pharmaceutical company approach supply and distribution chains?

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.

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

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.

Blockchain and its Implications for the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Shipchain

Blockchain in the pharma supply chain can dramatically affect the success and verifiability of pharmaceuticals. Unlike other industries, pharmaceuticals are subject to intense regulation. Even more critical, authenticity and verification of pharmaceuticals in the reverse logistics pharmaceutical supply chain are essential to preventing tragedy. Tracking these pharmaceuticals is tantamount to keeping the burden of health care in check.

[Video] Sanofi Genzyme trends in pharmaceutical supply chains

Kinaxis

The pharmaceutical company is the result of a takeover by Sanofi in 2001. ” No pharmaceutical supply chain is without its challenges. Getting S&OP right is crucial, since planning in the pharmaceutical world can extend several years out. “It The pharmaceutical industry has a justly-deserved reputation for moving slowly. Pharmaceuticals take a long time to develop and approve. Pharma and life sciences supply chain management pharmaceutical supply chai

Managing a Large Recall in India Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

CHAINalytics

The post Managing a Large Recall in India Pharmaceutical Supply Chain appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog What's New Chainalytics FDC Ban Fixed Dose Combinations India Pharma pharmaceutical recalls Recall Supply Chain Operations Vikas ArgodVikas Argod, Manager, Supply Chain Operations, Chainalytics Asking “How agile is your supply chain?” is similar to asking “How much stress you can take?” The answer is, of course, the proverbial “it all depends”.

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4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum

Supply Chain Movement

4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum. JOIN THE PHARMACEUTICAL LOGISTICS & COLD CHAIN FORUM. 4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum. Events Cold Chain emerging markets Fleming Europe Forum pharmaceutical logistics Supply Chain Optimization Vienna Date: 2-4 April 2014. Venue: Austria Trend Hotel Park Royal Palace Vienna. Organisation: Fleming Europe. URL: [link].

Continuous Manufacturing in Pharma: Impossible Without Effective Labeling

Loftware

Supply Chain Track & Traceability FDA Manufacturing Pharmaceuticals

Risk Management in Contract Pharmaceutical Development: Contract Research Part 2

NC State SCRC

The second installation in our series on contract management research published by MBA students from my online Contract Management class is by Julia Condit, and focuses on the challenges of managing contracts in the pharmaceutical industry. As pharmaceutical companies go through the process of clinical trials, managing relationships is fraught with risk, and Julie does a great job of exploring how to manage risks through improved contract management.

Murata’s RFID technology helps Bayer to improve the transparency of its pharmaceutical supply chain

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

leverage radio frequency identification (RFID) tracking in the first large-scale application of the technology in the pharmaceutical supply chain Murata ID Solutions reports that it has helped life science giant Bayer’s Italian division, Bayer S.p.A.,

What to look for in a pharmaceutical distribution center

Kanban Logistics

If you’re looking for a pharmaceutical distribution center to store and distribute your products, the right partner can make all the difference. Pharmaceutical CGMP regulations. Pharmaceuticals are regulated according to Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP) standards from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Pharmaceutical products in a warehouse must also be stored under “appropriate storage conditions” as specified by manufacturers.

How the cloud and counterfeiting are affecting the pharmaceutical supply chain

The Network Effect

Note: This is part of an ongoing series on the top ten trends affecting the pharmaceutical supply chain. Pharmaceuticals manufacturers now realize that integrating upwards of 100 contract manufacturers in different regions into their core ERP would take several years. In future posts we’ll work through the remaining trends, but if you can’t wait I suggestyou download the new whitepaper, The Top Ten Trends Transforming the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain. .

Major Trends Impacting the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Ecosystem

Supply Chain View from the Field

One of the biggest recipients of this trend is the pharmaceutical environment. Several trends have shaped the pharmaceutical ecosystem in the last few years, and Obamacare is only one among many. But it isn’t the volume that is the challenge, but the nature of the pharmaceutical industry that has created the greater challenges. As capital becomes more dear, we see a downward trend in the investment by pharmaceutical companies in manufacturing facilities.

Supply Chain and Factory Planning-Pharmaceutical Industry and Life Sciences

Adexa

Most pharmaceutical companies use Sales and Operation Planning systems in order to perform long term planning of their production. For example, semiconductor and pharmaceutical industries have long leadtimes to make and cannot afford to lose market share, hence they are inclined to keeping, perhaps more than, enough inventory. This can also be done in pharmaceutical as well as semiconductor industries.

Practical Approaches to Temperature Controlled Pharmaceutical Logistics and Storage

Supply Chain Movement

Practical Approaches to Temperature Controlled Pharmaceutical Logistics and Storage. Practical Approaches to Temperature Controlled Pharmaceutical Logistics and Storage. The seminar is complimentary (no fee) attendance to pharmaceutical manufacturers. Instead bringing together the best minds from pharmaceutical manufacturers and supply chain partners to resolve very real, specific challenges. Seminar storage temperature controlled pharmaceutical logistics

Compliance in Pharmaceutical Supply Chains Through Integration

Veridian Solutions

The passage of the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) has re-energized the importance of compliance in pharmaceutical supply chains. Compliance Challenges in Pharmaceutical Supply Chains The top challenges of pharmaceutical supply chains exist due to problems throughout all supply chains, including: Poor coordination and collaboration between suppliers and supply chain networks. Use Big Data Analytics to understand demand, especially among new pharmaceuticals.