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In the mission to further refine a pharmaceutical’s path to market: Risk conduct, compliance and cost balancing are three key pillars to be optimised... Learn more »
August 24, 2016 by Cold Chain IQ
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G-PN is a new vaccine which is a whole cell pneumococcal treatment that is inactivated by the presence of gamma irradiation. This biologic is said to... Learn more »
August 23, 2016 by Pharma IQ
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Remote working is exploding as a result of mobile technologies. A growing segment of the workforce prefers it, and it saves huge spend on real estate... Learn more »
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Global Pharmaceutical Serialisation and Track & Trace Open House 2016
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In the mission to further refine a pharmaceutical’s path to market: Risk conduct, compliance and cost balancing are three key pillars to be optimised in any temperature controlled logistics strategy. Learn more »

August 24, 2016

Industry stakeholders have insisted that it could be a costly mistake to view serialisation as a project which only concerns engineering matters. As serialisation data is unique to the pack it requires not only the deployment of new treatment but also expanded staff investment and stakeholder engagement. Therefore, “To characterize it as an engineering issue is therefore to grossly underestimate its consequences, which touch virtually every business function in pharmaceutical manufacturing.” Learn more »

August 11, 2016

The Quality Management System (QMS) is mentioned in almost all supply chain guidelines and is considered as a regulatory must globally. The system defines how the firm is going to act responsibly, how standards will be deployed and also outlines the quality aspects that will shape the company’s compliance and logistics strategies. The absence of a quality management system is unlikely in today’s industry and a flawed QMS could cause the potential recall of a product due to a lack of verification and validation along the chain. Every member of the downstream process in a drug supply chain who has a responsibility to the drug in question should have access to the QMS. Learn more »

August 10, 2016


Cold Chain IQ speaks to Jerry Ferracamo on the subject bulk transportation within temperature controlled logistics and where losses are made within... Learn more »
July 6, 2016
Legal IQ spoke to Ligia Gata, IP Manager at Bioingenium, to discover the IP challenges faced by the Pharmaceutical industry in 2015. In this... Learn more »
June 28, 2016
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Cold Chain IQ spoke to David Bang, Global Head of DHL Temperature Management Solutions / CEO LifeConEx, DHL Global Forwarding on the advantages of... Learn more »
August 25, 2015


Big data is turning up everywhere. In this Process Perspectives podcast, Kaare Buch Petersen, Information Architect in Global IT at Christen Hansen, a Denmark-based supplier of bioscience products to food and health industries, talks about how his company has been using big data in the development of their new products. Editor's note: read... Learn more »
July 2, 2014
The informatics landscape is changing quickly and innovation could be the key to increasing efficiency. Jeff Hurst, Senior Scientist at the Hershey's Company talks us through these changes and how the industry is moving away from robots towards more innovative methods including mobile apps. He also talks about the dangers of... Learn more »
March 24, 2014
The pharma industry has a lot to learn from the food and beverage industry when it comes to contract manufacturing. To get to grips with this outsider's view, we spoke with Steve Hills, European Contract Manufacturing Director at Pepsico. Steve outlines where companies can go wrong in working with CMOs
March 12, 2014

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