Newsletter | March 3, 2020

03.03.20 -- Supply Chain Cost Of Ownership | Class III Package Inspection Considerations

Industry Insights
Beyond The Quote: Total Cost Of Ownership With Supply Chain Partnerships
Article | By Aaron Johnson, Accumold

Critical components cannot be sourced like simple parts; they demand greater vendor/customer collaboration, profound depth of knowledge, and a supplier committed more to the relationship than the sale.

The Criticality Of Process Validation
Article | By Todd Owens and Raghu Vadlamudi, Donatelle

Process validation is critical in medical device manufacturing, but it often doesn’t get the attention it requires. This article offers guidance for creating validation processes and helps identify the personnel who should create and maintain them.

Package Inspection Considerations For Class III Medical Devices
Application Note | PTI Packaging and Inspection Systems

Class III medical devices have a unique set of requirements and package characteristics that need a comprehensive approach to selecting the right inspection method. This e-book covers a variety of inspection methods and benefits and downfalls for each one.

When Is Injection Molding The Appropriate Manufacturing Process?
Article | Xcentric Mold & Engineering

This article discusses how to determine whether it is the appropriate manufacturing process for your application by examining three product elements: 1.) material, size, and complexity; 2.) manufacturing economics; and 3.) prototypes and low-volume production.

Cultural Audits: What Are They And Why Are They Essential?
Article | B. Braun OEM Division

The medical device industry is familiar with quality audits but is less familiar with the benefits of having a cultural audit to assess the competence, dedication, and passion that each party brings to the table.

  Drug Delivery Partnerships

Delve into new drug delivery technologies and innovation with top pharma companies at Drug Delivery Partnerships this March 30 to April 1 in Orlando. Highly acclaimed industry experts from GlaxoSmithKline, NIBR, Merck, Catalent, AstraZeneca, Bioelectric Devices, Noble, UCB, and many more share big ideas, critical concepts, and thought leadership in patient-centric drug delivery technologies, disruptive innovation, healthcare and policy, the future of drug delivery, and more.

Daikyo Crystal Zenith
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
Liquid Silicone Rubber Injection Molding
Protolabs, Inc.
Compact MWIR HD Thermal Camera: FLIR A8580
FLIR Systems, Inc - Research & Science
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