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Supply chain/logistics of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, clinical trials etc.
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Bayer expands warehousing, production to boost exports

German-based pharmaceutical firm Bayer Indonesia is optimistic it will be able to export to at least 50 countries within the next three years as demand from overseas markets continues to increase,
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China's JD.com in online pharmacy tie-up with Shanghai Pharma

China's JD.com in online pharmacy tie-up with Shanghai Pharma | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
SHANGHAI, May 18 (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce giant JD.comInc has tied up with leading Chinese drugmaker ShanghaiPharmaceuticals Holding Co Ltd to developits online healthcare business, the drugmaker
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DKSH supports Pfizer's expansion to Laos - News-Medical.net

DKSH supports Pfizer's expansion to Laos - News-Medical.net | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
DKSH Business Unit Healthcare, the leading partner for healthcare companies seeking to grow their businesses in Asia, has signed an agreement to provide marketing, sales, logistics, distribution, credit management and -collection services to Pfizer...
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Medtronic puts fresh skin in distribution deals in Turkey and Missouri

Medtronic puts fresh skin in distribution deals in Turkey and Missouri | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Medtech titan Medtronic acquires a controlling stake in Turkish distributor Biostar and pens a new deal to sell Kogent Medical's neurosurgery devices.
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SCI Logistics | SCI Logistics opens a new healthcare-dedicated facility in Greater Toronto Area

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UPS Opens Healthcare and Life-Sciences Center at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

UPS Opens Healthcare and Life-Sciences Center at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
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Hospitals turn to just-in-time buying to control supply chain costs - Healthcare Finance News

Hospitals turn to just-in-time buying to control supply chain costs - Healthcare Finance News | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
As hospitals and other healthcare facilities face tighter profit margins tied to care costs and cuts in reimbursement rates, more organizations are turning to just-in-time inventory management to keep supplies lean and costs low.
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Pharmaceutical supply chains must go back to basics – report - Supply Management

Pharmaceutical supply chains must go back to basics – report - Supply Management | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Latest procurement and supply chain news, opinion, analysis, practical advice and tips from Supply Management, official publication of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS).
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CargoSense receives funding for cold chain monitoring platform

CargoSense receives funding for cold chain monitoring platform | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
CargoSense announced the final close of funding on its seed round of investment, bringing total proceeds for the Virginia-based smart data and MicroAnalytics Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company to $2.5 million.
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The Race is On: Chain of Custody in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain - Inbound Logistics

The Race is On: Chain of Custody in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain - Inbound Logistics | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
New regulations ensuring the integrity of the pharma supply chain are nearing the finish line. While some companies have taken an early lead to compliance, others are late getting out of the gate. Which team are you on?
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Top-performing supply chains: Pharmaceutical companies - CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly

Top-performing supply chains: Pharmaceutical companies - CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Find news and information on international and domestic supply chain operations, product design, procurement, manufacturing, finance, logistics, warehousing, transportation, human resources, information technology, consumer/customer demand and more.
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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Working On China's First Cloud Hospital - Bidness ETC

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Working On China's First Cloud Hospital - Bidness ETC | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's (NYSE:BABA) cloud servicing arm, Aliyun, is working with partners to develop a revolutionary platform for Chinese hospitals.
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CVS to Buy Drug Provider for $10.4 Billion

CVS to Buy Drug Provider for $10.4 Billion | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
CVS Health agreed to buy pharmacy-services provider Omnicare for $10.4 billion to strengthen its role as a dispenser of expensive prescription drugs.
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Walgreens gets a European makeover, or is it a takeover? - Chicago Tribune

Walgreens gets a European makeover, or is it a takeover? - Chicago Tribune | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Walgreens , one of the oldest and most famous names in Chicago business, is undergoing a European makeover. Some would call it a takeover.
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Is Your Pharmacy Ready for Drug Supply Chain Integrity? - The National Law Review

Is Your Pharmacy Ready for Drug Supply Chain Integrity? - The National Law Review | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Beginning July 1, 2015, most pharmacies in the U.S. will be required to have systems in place to receive transaction information regarding the prescription drugs they purchase from suppliers. Th
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McKesson Revenue Up 19% on Distribution Unit Sales, Celesio Stake - Wall Street Journal

McKesson Revenue Up 19% on Distribution Unit Sales, Celesio Stake - Wall Street Journal | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
McKesson Corp. said revenue rose 19% thanks to sales in its wholesale drug distribution segment and its Celesio stake.
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Alibaba rolls out three-hour delivery service for healthcare goods

Alibaba rolls out three-hour delivery service for healthcare goods | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese online shopping giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is rolling out a three-hour delivery service for healthcare goods, mimicking rival JD.com Inc.The service will launch in five...
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Generics Make Their Mark on the Cold Chain by Cathy Roberson

Generics Make Their Mark on the Cold Chain by Cathy Roberson | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Generics Make Their Mark on the Cold Chain by Cathy Roberson - Generic drugs are having a major impact on the pharmaceutical industry. For example, Mexican pharmaceutical industry group, Canifarma, estimates that generic drugs represent about 87% of total drug
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Ali Health: A Revolution for China's Healthcare Industry? - The Diplomat

Ali Health: A Revolution for China's Healthcare Industry? - The Diplomat | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Led by Alibaba, private-sector players are threatening a major shakeup of China’s healthcare sector.
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The Challenges Of Performing Global Trials - Life Science Leader Magazine

The Challenges Of Performing Global Trials - Life Science Leader Magazine | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Clinical trials are never an easy endeavor. Issues with patient recruitment, retention, regulatory, supply chain, and a myriad of other reasons...
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Why researchers say fake and low-quality drugs are a 'global pandemic' - Washington Post

Why researchers say fake and low-quality drugs are a 'global pandemic' - Washington Post | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
A collection of articles and studies detail the "real and urgent" threat posed by fake or low-quality drugs for conditions such as malaria and tuberculosis.
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Unlock and harness ‘connected’ pharmaceutical packaging operations | Packaging Digest

Unlock and harness ‘connected’ pharmaceutical packaging operations | Packaging Digest | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Pharmaceutical packaging departments striving for continuous innovation must keep up with healthcare trends, regulatory compliance requirements and the latest efficient production processes. All of which are being covered at the now-open Interphex show (Apr. 21-23; New York).
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Rhenus set to tap transport of sensitive medical equipment with its new Hi-Tech Logistics services

Rhenus set to tap transport of sensitive medical equipment with its new Hi-Tech Logistics services | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Rhenus set to tap transport of sensitive medical equipment with its new Hi-Tech Logistics services
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8 steps to reduce hidden healthcare transportation costs

8 steps to reduce hidden healthcare transportation costs | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
As much as one third of a healthcare organization's total logistics expenses can be tied up in inbound transportation. Unfortunately, dealing with these "hidden costs" is problematic, as they typically are controlled by the vendor.
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