HOLMDEL, N.J. – April 27, 2011 – Forward-thinking pharmaceutical organizations that have integrated their quality management solutions with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are commonly leveraging these integrations to place batches of manufactured products on hold, according to new data revealed today. The survey of more than 100 pharmaceutical manufacturing professionals, conducted by Sparta Systems, Inc., the maker of TrackWise® quality management software and the market leader in enterprise quality and compliance management solutions, found that 65 percent of the companies integrating these key systems use the resulting functionality to automatically place batches on hold, a critical function that ensures incidents in the manufacturing process do not effect the products ultimately delivered to the market.
More and more, organizations are implementing best-of-breed quality management software solutions to automate vital quality processes, as well as integrating these systems with ERP solutions to ensure organization-wide management of these processes. According to the survey data from Sparta Systems:
“It’s clear from this survey data that pharmaceutical companies are seeing tremendous advantages in integrating their purpose-built quality management and ERP software systems,” said Tim Mohn, Industry Principal, Sparta Systems. “The best quality management solutions on the market allow for seamless integration with these systems, and forward-thinking organizations are clearly realizing this. In doing so, they’re helping to ensure that the processes used to manufacture their products are streamlined across the organization, while these products are delivered to market with complete assurance of their safety for public consumption.”
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Sparta Systems, an industry pioneer and global leading
provider of enterprise quality management software (EQMS) solutions, enables
businesses to safely and efficiently deliver their products to market. Its TrackWise EQMS, a trusted
standard among highly regulated industries, is used by quality, manufacturing
and regulatory affairs professionals to manage compliance, reduce risk and
improve safety across the global enterprise. Headquartered in Hamilton, N.J.
and with locations across Europe and Asia, Sparta Systems maintains an
extensive install base in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology, medical device,
electronics manufacturing and consumer products markets. Read more about Sparta
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