The Right Place. The Right Time. At Just The Right Temperature.
Maintaining a controlled room temperature (CRT) during transport is more complex than it sounds. In this white paper, find out how UPS's unique temperature-sensitive services and global network make UPS the obvious choice for products that require a safe, consistent temperature throughout the supply chain.
By Andre Petric, Kraemer US, LLC
With the manufacturing trend toward larger batch production and continuous processing, tablet manufacturers are dealing with mounting pressures to make more tablets, in less time, but with the same high quality. In response, companies have begun to use faster tablet presses, but issues arise when their dedusters can't keep up with the new pace. Since dedusting is an integral link between the tablet press, coating, and packaging steps, it's important to keep the following factors in mind to avoid unnecessary problems on your line.
By Hartmut Von Bey, Gerteis Maschinen + Processengineering AG The pharmaceutical industry is undergoing change. Under fire by political pressures to drive down the cost per tablet, compounded by new drug discovery becoming more challenging with escalating research costs, the industry is looking to unleash its efficiency shackles of the past.
By Global Vision Inc. In tough economic times, First Priority, manufacturer of generic veterinary pharmaceutical products, decided it was time to take a hard look at where they could cut costs without compromising on efficiencies and quality of their products.
By James Veale, Lighthouse Instruments Laser-based headspace analysis provides a rapid, nondestructive method for performing trace gas analysis in the headspace of sterile pharmaceutical vials, ampoules, bottles, and syringes. Industry case studies presented here illustrate the value of total headspace characterization for 100% of finished product.
INTERPHEX is the leading annual pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical trade show, taking place in New York on April 23 to 25, 2013. Key decision makers will find the networking opportunities, products, services, and information they need to ensure quality and maximize the efficiency, agility, and flexibility that solve manufacturing and supply chain problems. INTERPHEX is where intelligence and passion intersect with the full spectrum of industry products and services to create new insights and innovation. Learn more.
By Deven Crandall, Filamatic Want to make your filling machine better, faster, and more cost-effective? You can do so by following simple procedures that can improve the efficiency of your filling machine.
By Tom Grubb, American Airlines Cargo The weak international economy is straining trade and logistics, but there are some products whose growing demand defies this trend. The global pharmaceutical market, for example, will be worth more than $1 trillion by 2014. About a quarter of all pharma products are temperature controlled, and carrying these products to patients around the world takes cold chain logistics.
By Gregg Gordon, Kronos Inc. A significantly greater number of metal manufacturers and distributors are focusing on lowering their operational labor costs, since the price of material is rising. This article discusses the reasons why manufacturers would focus on labor costs, and what a company can do when commodity prices rise.