Flextronics Partners With Ichor Medical Systems To Provide Supply Chain Solutions, Including Design And Manufacturing Services

May 7, 2014 Flextronics, a leading end-to-end supply chain solutions company, announced that its Medical Group will provide design and manufacturing services to Ichor Medical Systems for the development of its next generation TriGrid™ DNA Delivery System, an electroporation device used to deliver DNA vaccines and treatments addressing a broad spectrum of disease indications. The TriGrid technology has recently been licensed by …

Waiting for a Malaria Vaccine: Strengthening the supply chain

With potential malaria vaccines just a couple of years away, there’s a real need to start looking at whether the supply chains found in the developing world will be able to support the sort of mass roll-out that we would expect for a vaccine that has the potential to save millions of lives each year. With organisations such as the …

GAVI gathers minds to tackle vaccine supply chain issues

"Vaccines are one of the most cost-effective healthcare interventions ever invented, but they can become unusable due to supply chain failures, requiring innovative ways to store and transport them," says GAVI CEO Dr Seth Berkley. No matter how great a vaccine is, it's useless if you can't adequately deliver it to the people that need it. Now GAVI has launched …

Download: Top 5 ways to optimize your supply chain performance

  Click here to download this presentation. Alex Angelus, Ph.D., Professor of Operations Management, Singapore Management University delivered this presentation at BioPharma Asia 2013. He expands on these five supply chain strategies that can help to optimize your supply chain performance: Share Information Optimize Inventory Held Align Incentives Reduce Uncertainty Outsource Risks Click here to download this presentation. If this …

Download: Navigating the Future Healthcare Supply Chain with a Global Reach

With the advent of globalisation, it is increasingly important to optimize the supply chain to enter the international market. Mr Dirk Van Peteghem, Vice President of Healthcare Supply Chain at UPS shared with us survey findings from research done by UPS about pertinent supply chain issues as well as solutions. Dirk Van Peteghem is responsible for leading the global strategy …