Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMO)

CMOs: The New Netflix?

The Blockbuster days are over, and not just for the obsolete movie rental business. “Blockbuster” drugs, like Cymbalta, Abilify, Lunesta and Nexium, which dominated commercial airwaves just a few years ago,...
FactivityManufacturing Execution System (MES) Integration

Avoid These Top 5 Mistakes When Implementing a MES

The mistakes companies make when implementing a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) often start at the evaluation stage which then manifest themselves during implementation. Learn from the mistakes others have already made...
Life Sciences at QAD Explore

Explore the Motor (Neuron) City

When you think of pioneering early medicine, cutting edge drug discovery and breakthrough advances in medical device technology, you think of one place: Michigan. Right? Okay, perhaps New Jersey, Minneapolis or San...
My Manufacturing Game

My Manufacturing Company Game: Product of a Hackathon

Teams across QAD participated in a hackathon (here’s an overview from a previous hackathon). There were over 300 participants on 48 teams, which produced 36 projects. One team was from the...