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Key factors in choosing the right biotechnology contract manufacturer

Choosing the right contract manufacturer to partner with is critical for your business success. Get it right, and a good contract manufacturer relationship gives you superior supply chain leverage. Choose the wrong contract manufacturer and you risk [...]

Increasing Cost of Innovation. The 3rd Driver of the Foundry Model in the Molecular Diagnostics Industry

Part Three – Increasing Cost of Innovation The third driver that is triggering the growth of the foundry model in Molecular Diagnostics is the ever Increasing Cost of Innovation. The similarity between molecular diagnostics and the 1980’s chip fabric [...]

By |March 28th, 2018|Categories: Cost, Manufacturing|

The 2nd Driver of the Foundry Model and how it’s shaping the Molecular Diagnostics Industry

Part Two- Leveraging Commonality The second driver that spawned the growth of the foundry model was the ability to Leverage Commonality. By the mid 1980’s, the techniques used to manufacture a wafer and eventually a semiconductor chip were largely co [...]

By |February 27th, 2018|Categories: Cost, Manufacturing, QA/QC|

Three Reasons why the Foundry Model will revolutionize manufacturing in the Molecular Diagnostics Industry

Part One - Keeping Pace in Innovation The foundry model is poised to fundamentally transform the biotechnology sector. As it revolutionized the semiconductor industry in the mid 1980’s, the foundry model brings to molecular diagnostic companies a met [...]

By |January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Cost, Manufacturing|

From Special Ops to Serving Argonaut Clients

Argonaut Manufacturing Services is proud to announce the recent honor bestowed on our very own Client Services Manager, Matt Curran. Matt has recently transitioned from the elite Marine Corp Raiders community. To assist in his transition from the Spe [...]

Learn how to keep your manufacturing train from derailing

This animated video explains how biotech and diagnostic companies can reduce manufacturing risk while getting to market faster. The manufacturing journey doesn't have to be hard. If you want reagents, made right, watch this video. Want to learn more [...]

Do You Know the Silent Killer of Biotech Supply Chains?

As operations and manufacturing professionals, we understand the standard supply chain errors such as running too lean, lack of transparency or failing to plan for business disruption. However, there is one, often-overlooked, killer of supply chain c [...]

8 Tips to Help Your Team During Annual Operational Planning (AOP)

Surviving Annual Operational Planning: Part 2. One of the largest challenges a leader faces is keeping their team motivated during annual operational planning season. In my experience, two camps form; one that calls for immediate action and one that [...]