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:9/12/2017)... , Sept. 12, 2017  Consumer reviews on the independent ... as the number one company for hearing aids, ranking it ... fifteen other brands. ... Hearing Named #1 by Consumers For Hearing Aids ... Embrace Hearing is an online store that provides high performance, ...
(Date:9/9/2017)...  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ... for lasmiditan, an investigational, oral, first-in-class molecule for the ... compared to placebo in the Phase 3 SPARTAN study. ... Congress of the International Headache Society (IHC) in ... today demonstrate lasmiditan,s potential to reduce pain and provide ...
(Date:9/7/2017)... -- NuvoAir (formerly called Pond Healthcare Innovation), the ... with Novartis Pharma AG to distribute NuvoAir,s spirometry technology to ... mobile spirometry platform and Novartis, commitment to address the unmet ... ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:9/20/2017)... , ... September 20, 2017 , ... “The Foggy Road to Moorwick”: the adventures of ... is the creation of published author, Jeanine Liston, a busy mother of five who used ... “I have been writing this book for over twenty years. It was a way ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... Houston, Texas (PRWEB) , ... September 19, 2017 ... ... Win Promotions and the Brazilian jiu-jitsu community have raised more than $15,000 in ... to the mats in professional submission grappling matches and world-class instructor seminars, organizers ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... , ... September 19, 2017 , ... Trusted debt-reduction firm ... 175,000 debt accounts, translating to in excess of $835 million in resolved debt for ... other unsecured loans are some of the categories of debt settled by the company. ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... Hill, CT (PRWEB) , ... September 19, 2017 ... ... support, today announced the winners of the Entrepreneur Innovation Awards (EIA), held this ... all of whom are Connecticut-based companies and entrepreneurs, presented their innovative project ideas ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... , ... September 19, 2017 , ... ... Society of Professional Benefit Administrators (SPBA) hosted “Expanding Your Success” with an ... Members as it focused on best practices for third party administrators (TPAs) related ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):