Category Archives: Supply Chain

Pneumatic Blending

Pneumatic blending offers numerous advantages over mechanical mixing. It incorporates a series of controlled compressed gas (or air) pulses into the bottom of a conical hopper to mix dissimilar materials into a homogeneous blend. As the compressed gas expands back … Continue reading

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PharmaSystems to Exhibit Two Innovative Systems at INTERPHEX

PharmaSystems Inc. will be exhibiting two very innovative systems at the 2016 Interphex. An RDS (Rapid Decon System) from Franz Ziel GmbH and an RWM 120 vial and ampoule washer from ROTA Verpackungstechnik GmbH will be on display at booth … Continue reading

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ACG Worldwide presents Innovative Packaging and Track & Trace Solutions at INTERPHEX 2016

With over fifty years of industry expertise, ACG Worldwide is an integrated processing, manufacturing and packaging solutions provider to the global pharmaceutical industry. The company has emerged as one of the world’s largest and most respected business enterprises providing a … Continue reading

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The Transformation of the Industry

Since 1974, the year when it was founded, Marchesini Group has grown progressively through acquisitions and partnerships with complementary companies.  Today, the Group is capable of supplying complete lines to handle the entire production process from dispensing product in vials, … Continue reading

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Production of Polymer Nanoparticles Using a Microfluidizer

Over the last decade, biodegradable polymers have been of increasing interest due to their many benefits.  These benefits include the ability to deliver a combination of varying therapeutic ingredients, the capability to include targeting moieties, and to protect APIs from … Continue reading

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What do CBS 60 Minutes and INTERPHEX have in Common?

In November 2010, I received a call from a producer at CBS television news magazine 60 Minutes.  He told me he was working on a segment on counterfeit drugs and the global supply chain.  After a brief introduction, he proceeded … Continue reading

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Part II: Life Science Executives Concerned About Managing the Risks of Global Supply Chains

Daniel R. Matlis, President, Axendia, Inc. Globalization and outsourcing have become increasingly prevalent in the Life Sciences Industry.  In the first installment of this article series, we shared key finding from Axendia’s research study of 112 Life Science Industry Executives … Continue reading

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