The Pharmaceutical Industry falls under the process industry domain, and also includes Biotechnology, Medical Devices and Nutriceuticals (Health Supplements). Regulatory compliance is one of the significant industry drivers. Government authorities have to ensure public safety, focusing on quality and safety checks in receiving, manufacturing, storing, packaging, dispatching and delivering. Extensive record keeping of procedures, processes and systems is also a requirement of this industry. Tracking of components and the finished product, even after the sale, has become a necessity. The primary goal of the industry is to get products speedily to market that are manufactured under consistent processes, to the correct formula and specifications, in the correct environment, with the appropriate controls applied, delivered to the correct customers.

Common characteristics of the pharmaceuticals industry

Pharmaceutical manufacturers share many common characteristics:

Pharmaceuticals industry challenges

The challenges they potentially face are to

ERP Concept addresses these challenges with the SAP Industry solution for Pharmaceuticals industry.

With the margining with CNT Bulgaria ERP Concept obtained the knowhow, support, knowledge from CNT International about the Pharmaceuticals industry and their customer Sandoz GmbH, Sandoz International GmbH, Boehringer Ingelheim RCV GmbH & Co KG