Category : Industry News

12 Nov 2018

EU MDR Impact and Challenges – Q&A with Trey Thorsen.

The deadline for compliance with the European Union Medical Device Regulation (EU MDR) is fast approaching, which places its own challenges on companies who are under-staffed for such a large-scale transition. Additionally, 78% of medical device companies (according to recent reports) believe that they do not have the required understanding of new legislation in-house. So, what can medical device companies do at this critical time in the industry? Aside from improving their existing team’s knowledge, we’re seeing more and more […]

02 Nov 2018

IR35 Reform for the UK Private Sector

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond, delivered his budget on Monday afternoon and the usual headlines were there for the nation to pick out their policies of interest.   Whether it is fuel duty that is being frozen again, or that £500m has been set aside for our preparations to leave the EU, or even the £10m extra funding for air ambulances; everyone has something that they can pick out and think how it will affect them and their […]

27 Jul 2018

Evolving Trends in the Global CDMO Market

“CDMOs constitute a critical resource for pharmaceutical companies to overcome their current challenges, driving down costs, reducing timelines and delivering the necessary expertise to bring new drugs to market.”[i] Growth in the global Contract Development & Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) market is, in its nature, inexorably tied to the ever-changing trends in the global pharmaceutical industry. A shift in the latter will inevitably cause waves in the former. As recent reports suggest, the global pharmaceutical market is set to continue upon […]