When Big Pharma brands shed their sales reps, you know outsourcing’s here to stay.

When Big Pharma brands shed their sales reps, you know outsourcing’s here to stay.

Industry after industry, major brands in various industries have shed all but their deepest core competencies. For the largest U.S. and global brands, this has typically led to a major offloading of manufacturing, packaging and distribution- and logistics-related functions. The reason is simple; for many if not most brands, much of those functions are commodities, … Continue reading

Zevacor’s new cyclotron from IBA to offer new hope…in 2016

Zevacor’s new cyclotron from IBA to offer new hope…in 2016

On November 4, Zevacor announced that it selected a firm to supply their new cyclotron. This updates the story I wrote for Pharmaceutical Commerce under the headline, “New higher-capacity cyclotron to stabilize isotope supply.” In that story I cited IBA Group and Best Medical International and Best Cyclotron Systems as possible sources; IBA was chosen. For this outside the … Continue reading