The Pharmaceutical industry faces challenges of improving/sustaining on-time-deliveries, reduce inventory while still being able to respond to shorter lead times, manage unexpected events like break downs, rush orders, changing customer priorities etc.
Do you have production planning and scheduling tools to manage these challenges? The answers we often hear is that “We have an ERP”. But does it help you address these challenges. Not Sure!
Let’s take the case of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) manufacturing.