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Ben Venue can't say when crucial cancer drug will be available

Fallout from the closing of a Ben Venue Laboratories ' manufacturing facility over quality issues could prove deadly. The Bedford, OH, facility was the primary source of methotrexate, which is...

Dramatic decrease in pharma cargo thefts seen in 2011

2011 was a great year for U.S. pharmaceutical theft, so to speak. According to FreightWatch International, in a year that saw an 8.3% increase in cargo theft in the U.S., it was the first time on...

Being more like Coca-Cola takes days out of GSK's pharma supply chain

In what was a somewhat middling financial report to investors, there were some manufacturing and supply chain nuggets from GlaxoSmithKline ($GSK) CFO Simon Dingemans this week. Fairly deep into the...

Another generic settlement: Janssen, Watson agree on birth control pill

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a unit of Johnson & Johnson, ($JNJ) will manufacture and supply generics maker Watson Pharmaceuticals ($WPI) with an authorized generic version of its oral contraceptive...

Pfizer workers at manufacturing hub sue over whiplashed retirement plans

Pfizer ($PFE) employees at the company's manufacturing hub in Puerto Rico are not happy with what company shenanigans did to Pfizer's stock price and to their retirement plans. They allege in...

Balance adaptability, planning in supply chain, Tompkins advises

Profitability in the pharma industry is increasingly in the hands of supply chain leaders. In response, they're building (or should be building) adaptability and demand-driven responses into...

Law firm brings logistics savvy to Miami

Atlanta-based law concern Arnall Golden Gregory is opening a Miami, FL, office focused on global logistics and supply chain, including the peculiarities of the pharma industry. The office will be...