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Healthcare Supply Chainnovator Finalists Overhaul Order Fulfillment and Embrace Outcomes

Published: 05 August 2016

ID: G00310773

Analyst(s): Dana Stiffler , Lisa Callinan , Mark Atwood , Stephen Meyer , Eric O'Daffer , Ken Chadwick


The Healthcare Chainnovator Awards recognize supply chain innovations that improve efficiency, patient care and costs. In 2016, Amgen and Syncera were the finalists in the manufacturer/distributor/retailer category. Supply chain leaders can use these examples for ideas to improve their operations.

Table Of Contents


  • Amgen: Ultracold Pack and Distribution
    • What the Chainnovation Was
    • How the Chainnovation Was Achieved
    • The Impact of the Chainnovation
  • Syncera: A New Orthopedic Business Model
    • What the Chainnovation Was
    • How the Chainnovation Was Achieved
    • The Impact of the Chainnovation
  • Appendix: Mission and Methodology of Gartner Supply Chainnovators

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