Navigation Links
Cipla Medpro Achieves "Worry Free" Supply Chain Planning with Help from ToolsGroup
Date:9/12/2012

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ToolsGroup's "Powerfully Simple" supply chain planning software is helping Cipla Medpro, the South African distributor for one the world's largest manufacturer of HIV/AIDS antiretroviral drugs (ARVs), achieve "worry free" forecasting, inventory and supply chain planning.  

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120912/NE68815LOGO )

Cipla Medpro (Cipla) is a joint venture between Cipla International and the South African company Medpro Pharmaceutica. One of the fastest growing pharmaceutical companies in South Africa, Cipla found its needs outstripping its existing systems. Contributing to the challenge were long lead times for imported products plus demand spikes caused by government contracts (tenders).

In January 2012, Cipla turned to ToolsGroup to outsource its forecasting, inventory and replenishment planning. The service is managed twice weekly via ToolsGroup's Cape Town office using a Business Process Outsourced (BPO) service integrated to Cipla's ERP system, Pastel Evolution.

Inventory turns have started to improve and Cipla sees the opportunity to significantly reduce stock while maintaining its current very high service levels. Originally targeting a 25-40% inventory improvement, the company now believes final results could be even higher.

"For the first time ever for us, ToolsGroup's powerful and yet simple supply chain planning approach has allowed us to achieve "worry free" planning––dramatically reducing the burden of these processes," said Joseph Ludorf, Managing Director of Cipla Medpro.

"We are excited to partner with a leading and household brand name such as Cipla Medpro in assisting them with their supply chain planning," said Heinrich Dill, Managing Director of ToolsGroup South Africa. "As a team, we are confident in adding significant value to Cipla Medpro."

About Cipla Medpro
Cipla Medpro is a joint venture between Cipla International and South African company Medpro Pharmaceutica. Cipla is a prominent Indian pharmaceutical company, best-known for manufacturing low-cost anti-AIDS drugs for HIV-positive patients in developing countries. It has played a similarly prominent role in expanding access to drugs to fight influenza, respiratory disease and cancer. Cipla makes drugs to treat cardiovascular disease, arthritis, diabetes, weight control, depression and many other health conditions, and its products are distributed in virtually every country of the world.

About ToolsGroup
ToolsGroup (www.toolsgroup.com) is a global provider of Powerfully Simple supply chain planning software. Our customers overcome volatile demand and challenging supply chains to generate accurate forecasts and outstanding customer-service levels with less global inventory.  Reliable behind-the-screen technology and scalable statistical models enable highly intelligent data-driven decision making. ToolsGroup's solutions span key supply chain planning areas such as Demand Forecasting, S&OP, Demand Sensing, Promotion Forecasting and Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization.


'/>"/>
SOURCE ToolsGroup
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. ROX Medical secures financing and achieves key milestones in providing minimally-invasive approach for treating hypertension
2. SurgiCount Medical Achieves Landmark Product Usage And Customer Milestones
3. Plainfield Precision Achieves ISO 13485:2003 Quality Management Certification for Medical Device Manufacturing
4. North Dakotas Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
5. Floridas Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
6. Nebraska Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
7. Texas Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
8. Michigans Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
9. Washingtons Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
10. Illinois Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
11. Kansas Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/12/2017)... Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) has entered ... patent litigation in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern ... ® (tadalafil) unit dose patent. This patent was previously ... the agreement, Cialis exclusivity is now expected to end at ... dose patent for Cialis is valid and infringed by companies ...
(Date:7/11/2017)... WHIPPANY, N.J. , July 11, 2017  Bayer has ... across eight countries as part of its prestigious Bayer Hemophilia ... Children,s Hospital of Philadelphia and Uniformed ... are among the winners. Grant recipients were announced ... Thrombosis and Hemostasis (ISTH) 2017 Congress, Berlin, Germany ...
(Date:7/11/2017)... , July 11, 2017  Sysmex America, ... urinalysis diagnostic testing equipment as well as middleware ... a way to make quality assurance easier and ... "Sysmex is well known for the innovation that ... Quality Monitor elevates quality assurance processes to a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:7/20/2017)... ... ... A July 5th article on Reuters Health News discusses a ... body contouring procedure reported experiencing a better quality of life, compared to other patients. ... types of procedures, notes that this report jibes with what they regularly hear from ...
(Date:7/20/2017)... , ... July 20, 2017 , ... “Lucky the Buffalo and Her Adventures”: a collection ... published author, Edward Bieniek. Edward Steven Bieniek Jr. was born in Toledo, Ohio. ... Toledo at com tech. He is married to a brilliant woman with a caring ...
(Date:7/18/2017)... ... 18, 2017 , ... ClinicalTrials.gov and the New Final Rule ... Consider?, **An FDAnews Webinar**, Aug. 2, 2017 — 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ... Clinical Trials Registration and Results Information,” is a head-scratcher. After reading and re-reading ...
(Date:7/18/2017)... ... July 18, 2017 , ... An inventor from Anacortes, Wash., knows the ... I have frequent hot flashes, and I suffer from anxiety and vertigo on top ... cool while out and about." INSTA-FAN meets that need. , This device enables a ...
(Date:7/18/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... July 19, 2017 , ... ... Winner for it’s Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative in the prestigious CEO World Awards®. ... leadership, innovation, organizational performance, new products and services, CEO case studies, corporate social ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):