Healthcare Supply Chain Management, Infrastructure & Services

The healthcare industry involves the provision of goods and services related to the medial treatment of patients. Today, the healthcare supply chain is a network of resources, scattered across facilities and entities in different cities and countries. To be effectively managed, supply chain resources need to be linked. Suppliers, partners and customers; each performing a role in the supply chain, and each user and/or automated process are small 'hubs' contributing to the movement of goods, funds as well as information in the supply chain.

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Newbaze Ireland Nutrition chooses Datalogic scanners for baby formula QA

Newbaze Ireland Nutrition chooses Datalogic scanners for baby formula QA

Datalogic has announced that Newbaze Ireland Nutrition is using Datalogic’s MX-E processor, E100 cameras and Matrix 300N barcode readers for machine vision at its new facility in Carrickmacross, County Monahan. This state-of-the-art facility is designed for dry blending of infant and follow-on milk formula.

One fifth of manufacturing workers do not intend to commute again post pandemic

One fifth of manufacturing workers do not intend to commute again post pandemic

As employees across the UK are to set to embark on their return to the workplace following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions in July, new research reveals that many commuters are reluctant to return to their place of work in the coming months, mainly due to increased concern over infection control and social distancing on the daily commute.

Robotic tools make 3D manufacturing process safer

Robotic tools make 3D manufacturing process safer

Using robot technology from OnRobot, the students built an automation solution that eliminates worker exposure to the nylon powder used for 3D printing and additive manufacturing. Exposure to the nylon powder is harmful as workers may inhale, ingest or accidentally rub it into their eyes while working. The Lancaster students’ solution reduces worker exposure and eliminates associated health risks.

How Temperature Monitoring Technologies are Utilized in Global Vaccine Distribution

How Temperature Monitoring Technologies are Utilized in Global Vaccine Distribution

By Jeff Broth, freelance writer

With the Covid-19 pandemic still wreaking havoc worldwide, the vaccine rollout has long been seen as one of the few viable solutions that will allow us to effectively navigate our way out of the situation and perhaps restore some form of normalcy, eventually.

News SOS app launched to help road transport and logistics professionals get home safely

News SOS app launched to help road transport and logistics professionals get home safely

A new app has been launched to turn smartphones into personal safety devices that provide live, round the clock assistance for logistics and road transport professionals travelling to and from their place of work.

Inflexibility, working while sick and not valued – new research reveals fragmented reality for UK’s deskless workforce

Inflexibility, working while sick and not valued – new research reveals fragmented reality for UK’s deskless workforce

An annual international study exploring the attitudes and habits of deskless workers – everyone from care managers, lorry drivers and supermarket cashiers to warehouse operatives and restaurant staff - paints a fragmented UK picture of understaffing, high pressure, stressful working, and a lack of appreciation.

Creating a culture of wellbeing in your manufacturing and logistics organisation

Creating a culture of wellbeing in your manufacturing and logistics organisation

We recently passed the year mark of the coronavirus pandemic. Do you know how your employees are feeling?

One in six managers in manufacturing consider quitting as COVID burnout strikes

One in six managers in manufacturing consider quitting as COVID burnout strikes

Almost half of managers in the manufacturing sector have experienced burnout at work because of the COVID-19 pandemic, with a sixth considering quitting their job as a result, according to new research from not-for-profit healthcare provider, Benenden Health.

NTT Global Threat Intelligence Report: Up to 300% increase in attacks globally from opportunistic targeting

NTT Global Threat Intelligence Report: Up to 300% increase in attacks globally from opportunistic targeting

NTT Ltd., the global technology services provider, has launched its 2021 Global Threat Intelligence Report (GTIR), which reveals how hackers are taking advantage of the global destabilisation by targeting essential industries and common vulnerabilities from the shift to remote working.

PaperCut MF now supports enhanced secure scan to fax for healthcare

PaperCut MF now supports enhanced secure scan to fax for healthcare

PaperCut Software, dedicated to making printing better, easier and kinder wherever it occurs, has launched a new faxing module designed to help healthcare workers easily, securely and reliably transmit confidential patient information via fax, since faxing remains a regulatory requirement in many cases.

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