Argonaut Blog & News

Square 1 Bank Announces Credit Facility to Argonaut Manufacturing Services

March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

As announced on Nasdaq GlobeNewswire: SAN DIEGO, Jan. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Square 1 Bank, a division of Pacific Western Bank, today announced that it has provided a $5 million credit facility to new client Argonaut Manufacturing Services, a l [...]

Argonaut Announces ISO 13485:2016 Quality Certification Achievement

March 1st, 2017|1 Comment

Argonaut Manufacturing Services, a contract manufacturing organization (CMO) dedicated to serving the life science and molecular diagnostics markets, announced today that it has received ISO 13485:2016 certification following a successful inspection [...]

Argonaut Celebrates Grand Opening

November 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Argonaut Manufacturing Services celebrated the opening of their facility with a Grand Opening Open House on November 17th, 2016.  It was heavily attended and very well received. It was held at their facility in Carlsbad, CA and over 150 guests attend [...]

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

November 14th, 2016|0 Comments

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 [...]

Tips on Surviving Annual Operations Planning: Part 1

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

How to Assess Your Operations Balance. Annual operations planning – the time of year when those of us in Life Science Operations consider a change of career. Anything seems preferable to the impending countless questions and seemingly endless meeting [...]

Manufacturing On The Edge: Part 1- Quality by Design

May 5th, 2016|1 Comment

Do you rely on end-testing your finished product as the primary quality step? If so, you should consider a change! There are strong benefits to shifting to a quality method that provides visibility upstream to the entire manufacturing process. Not on [...]

Should I purchase an eQMS?

March 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Establishing an electronic (or enterprise) Quality Management System is an expensive undertaking.  So is it worth it?  What is the value of having a good quality system; one that is fully transparent, trackable, validated, and available at all times, [...]

The Love/Hate Relationship With Your Long Tail SKUs

February 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Does your company hold on to relatively slow moving SKUs while simultaneously arguing they should be terminated? It’s a love/hate relationship that could be reconciled if these long-tail SKUs continued to generate revenue but without tying up cash or [...]