WOBURN, Mass., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- TraceLink, Inc., the provider of the World's 1st Industry-Wide Supply Collaboration Network, and Patheon, Inc. (TSX: PTI), a leading global provider of contract development and manufacturing services to the global pharmaceutical industry, today announced a strategic partnership that will improve visibility and collaboration for Life Science companies across their entire product manufacturing and packaging lifecycle.
"The Patheon Partnering Philosophy is based on the establishment of strategic relationships with our Life Science customers that deliver increased competitiveness and operational improvement," said Paul Garofolo, Patheon's Executive Vice President, Corporate Technology. "This collaboration with TraceLink provides a key foundation for this vision by improving communications, providing better production visibility and promoting joint operational execution with our network of customers. As a result, companies can minimize cost, reduce cycle time and improve agility in today's complex pharmaceutical market.
The joint TraceLink - Patheon offering incorporates a comprehensive suite of visibility and collaboration software solutions, advanced integration capabilities and customized professional services designed to accelerate time-to-value. For SAP customers, a jointly developed integration adapter for SAP systems will be offered to accelerate customer on-ramp and improve data access for strategic decision-making.
"We look at our contract partners as an extension of our internal manufacturing capabilities so close communication and collaboration is important," said Brian Brown, Director, eCommerce Logistics at Cephalo
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