Invistics 2018 Upcoming Conference Tour!


In an effort to stay up-to-date on new strategies, ideas, and solutions in the industries that we serve, we will be attending the following upcoming conferences. Feel free to introduce yourself and say “hi” to our team, and we’ll be… more →

Silos and the silo effect


The phrase “silo effect” has become popular in business and especially in manufacturing. It commonly refers to a lack of open communication and common goals between departments in an organization.  more →

Webinar with IQVIA: Best Practices in Sample Management


Webinar Summary To effectively and efficiently distribute samples through your field force to prescribers you need a formalized approach that ensures the optimum amount of sample product is at the right places at the right time. Balancing the needs of… more →

Porter Survey: Drug Diversion in US Health Care Systems – Are We Doing Enough?


In 2017, Porter Research conducted a survey about the theft of narcotics by US healthcare workers. One-hundred fifty health care professionals, representing over one-hundred forty health care organizations, were asked about drug diversion in their organizations. Because the respondents were… more →

Forecasting Leads to Improved Inventory?


Lora Cecerce, founder of Supply Chain Insights, posted a very insightful article in Forbes called “Does Better Forecasting Improve Inventory? Why I Don’t Think so Anymore”. Inventory has always been necessary in supply chain management to buffer against supply… more →