Whitepaper: How To Calculate The Cost Of Excursions In Your Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

By Alex Guite; Ruediger Lomb

Evaluating the True Impact of Lost Time and Money

As the biopharma industry moves towards niche product development and puts more focus on the patient experience, logistics partners must innovate to meet manufacturers’ requirements. In this complex environment, certainty is more valuable than ever. 

In this whitepaper, you will learn the details behind the losses related to excursions, split under the following three categories, and how to better mitigate them: 

  • Opportunity costs of teams tied up dealing with an excursion and deciding whether to release the product
  • Direct costs such as resupplying and reshipping a product
  • Indirect costs such as overstocking 

Access the whitepaper now to calculate the cost of excursions in your Pharmaceutical Supply Chain.


About the Authors

Alex Guite

Vice President, Services and Alliances
World Courier
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Ruediger Lomb

Vice President, Enterprise Quality Assurance, International Operations
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
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