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In this exclusive interview, we discuss the digitalisation of the supply chain, compliance with European Falsified Medicines Directive and TraceLink’s Product Information Manager with the company’s vice president, solutions marketing, Dan Walles. more

Opinion

Here, rfxcel CEO Glenn Abood explains how serialisation software can unlock additional value beyond regulatory compliance. more

Opinion

After learning that pharma giant, Merck, has filed for a US patent for a blockchain-based system, GlobalData has been led to believe that the first applications of blockchain will initially be seen in the healthcare supply chain more

Analysis

Digital freight forwarded, Zencargo, has stressed that inefficiencies in the supply chain are costing businesses in the UK £1.5 billion per year. more

Analysis

Here, Paul Terry, director of sales EMEA at Peli BioThermal, goes into more detail about how the right approach to packaging can help keep medicines affordable for those in developing countries… more

Opinion

Swiss pharmaceutical group, Helsinn, has revealed it will be investing €6 million at its drug product supply centre (Helsinn Birex Pharmaceuticals — HBP) in Dublin, Ireland, to safeguard its supply chain and compliance with regulatory requirements more

News

As more pharma manufacturers outsource elements of their process, Steve Cottrell, president at Maetrics, looks at the importance of supply chain visibility and how companies can regain full control. more

Opinion

In this online exclusive, Alex Aves, marketing executive, Rephine, looks at blockchain in more detail including how it may benefit the pharmaceutical sector. more

Opinion

TrakCel, software developer for gene therapy supply chain tracking and orchestration, has announced it will be organisation that is responsible for tracking and documentation of cell and gene therapy products for the Northern Alliance more

News

As LogiPharma 2018 draws to a close and the attendees, speakers and exhibitors get ready to leave Montreux for another year, we take a quick glance at some of the news coming from the exhibition floor. more

News

Nearly all supply chain and operations professionals are not fully capitalising on digitalisation technologies, according to new research from logistics company, DHL. more

Analysis

A new business has been formed to help with the growing number of companies requiring assistance to meet the forthcoming serialisation requirements and deadlines. more

News

Supply chain operator, GEODIS, has opened a new site in the 12th arrondissement in Paris, France, to strengthen and develop its position in the region. more

News

Avantor, a global supplier of ultra-high purity materials for the life sciences and advanced technology industries, has completed its acquisition of VWR more

News

The Healthcare Distribution Association (HDA UK) has raised concerns about the security of the supply of medicines in the UK following Brexit in response to the Health Select Committee’s inquiry. more

News

A supplier of thermal pallet cover solutions, TP3 Global, has advised specifiers in the pharmaceutical supply chain to ‘look beyond T values’ when specifying thermal protection solutions. more

News

Global healthcare logistics specialist, Yusen Logistics, has announced it is expanding its involvement in the pharma R&D supply chain after witnessing significant growth in demand for solutions from pharmaceutical manufacturers. more

Technology

An annual list from SupplyChainBrain of the top 100 solution providers that make an impact on efficiency, customer service and supply chain performance, includes global developer of label design and label management systems, NiceLabel. more

News

With serialisation efforts in full swing connecting the dots across the full supply chain is becoming important. Here, Christophe Devins and Chuck Sailer, Adents, explain why Level 4 serialisation is uniquely positioned for data sharing. more

, Opinion

Jean-Marc Bobée, former director, industrial anti-counterfeiting strategy at Sanofi, outlines global and local traceability concepts and their individual ‘security to cost’ ratios, highlighting the need for a standardised global serialisation more

Opinion