Posted By Brian Williamson on Tue, Feb 17, 2015 @ 12:02 PM
In our last blog, we shared with you that we would have some exciting news. We would like to introduce you to the BIGGER, FASTER, STRONGER JCB Laboratories that you have come to know and respect.
BIGGER! FASTER! STRONGER! These three words describe JCB Laboratories in 2015. We have begun the development and construction of a new sterile manufacturing facility in Wichita, KS. This new facility will truly be a one-of-a-kind 503B Human Drug Outsourcing Facility committed to the safety of your patients. There are too many unique features to mention in this article so you will have to come to Wichita and see it for yourself! Some of the highlights include:
The new facility will be six times BIGGER than the current facility and will comprise a whopping 49,000 square feet. It will include many new features never seen before in the sterile compounding industry, including redundant operating systems and larger areas for order fulfillment.
Automation is a key component incorporated into the design of the operations. Not only is automated equipment FASTER than traditional manual processes, it is also safer than human intervention. JCB Labs will rely heavily on custom robotic equipment, closed-system sterile filling machines, and continuous monitoring of all areas of production.
JCB has invested heavily in top talent individuals who perform on a high level at all times. This tradition of attracting, training, and maintaining high-quality performers has made us stronger over the years. We will continue to attract people who have a desire to work smarter, harder, and with a high level of determination. JCB is STRONGER because of its people, its culture and desire to service our partner clients.
We are very excited about 2015! We understand that our partner clients are the reason we have been successful. You should expect nothing less than the BIGGEST, FASTEST, and STRONGEST provider of safe compounded sterile products...off to the races!
Brian Williamson, PharmD