Evolutionary or revolutionary, technical innovation is supporting new gains in pharmaceutical manufacturing and processing efficiency. That is, the technologies are available to help achieve these gains, but only if these players get a chance to get out of the bullpen and have their turn at bat. Let's be honest, it's been a long time since Pharma's leadership in manufacturing excellence was accepted as fact, but there are plenty of drug manufacturers out there (as well as their design, engineering and technology suppliers) who beg to differ.But it's a new year and another season entirely, one spanning an incredibly dynamic, complex global marketplace. The pace of change…Full Story
Contract service companies are emerging as the industry's prime movers, tasked with providing the industry with a growing list of complex services, from early stage formulation to generic tablet manufacture.