About the visit
Pfizer is one of the world’s premier innovative biopharmaceutical companies.
At Pfizer, they apply science and our global resources to improve health and wellbeing at every stage of life. Pfizer strive to set the standard for quality, safety and value in the discovery, development and manufacture of medicines.
Their global healthcare portfolio includes medicines and vaccines and many of the world’s best-known consumer healthcare products.
Pfizer’s site in Havant is a centre of excellence for the packaging, distribution and supply of cold chain and injectable drugs; currently shipping product to 122 destinations in over 86 countries.
Like any business they constantly look for new and better ways of working in order to ensure they are operating efficiently. They will share with you our approach to Continuous Improvement and how they have engaged the team in developing solutions that drive improvements. Pfizer will also introduce you to their OWN IT! Culture and how they have translated a ‘corporate’ approach at a local level.
Logistics & Distribution
Recognised as a Cold Chain Centre of Excellence the team at Havant focuses on delivering innovative cold chain solutions that deliver both in terms of Quality Assurance of products and year-on-year cost avoidance opportunities. During your visit Pfizer will share with you how they control, pack and distribute temperature controlled medicines at a temperature between 2oc and 8oc throughout their lifecycle. They will also provide you with information on how they manage the distribution process and validation of shipment routes to 122 global distribution points across 86 markets located within the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa.
Supply Chain Excellence
Havant plays a pivotal role in the supply chain of two of Pfizer’s flagship products; Enbrel and Prevenar. Pfizer will share with you our approach to managing a supply chain with a high level of complexity, whilst ensuring they are able to plan effectively both in the short and medium term as well as remaining agile and responsive to changing market needs.
Visit in 60 seconds / Awards
Operational Excellence...Lean manufacturing...Continuous improvement...Process improvement...Change management... Distribution ...Logistics...Culture change..Communication... DMAIC...A3 Boards