Novartis Pharmaceuticals has been named Symbion’s Supplier of the Year, in recognition of its unwavering commitment to the pharmacy industry.
Hosted by Symbion Pharmacy general manager Brett Barons, with television personality Shelley Craft acting as Master of Ceremonies, 200 guests attended the event to celebrate some of the industry’s finest.
“Symbion is proud to be at the forefront in developing a customer-centric world class supply chain,” said EBOS Group CEO Patrick Davies.
“The Engage Awards are an important opportunity for us to acknowledge the tremendous work Symbion suppliers do in helping us meet our customers’ needs.”
“Our relationships with our suppliers go much further than the traditional supply and demand. They play a vital role in ensuring we continue to provide excellent service and their dedication and efforts to innovate do not go unnoticed.”
The overall Symbion Engage Supplier of the Year award is presented to the most outstanding supplier and takes into consideration all aspects of supply chain engagement and execution.
“We’re extremely pleased to present Novartis Pharmaceuticals with the Symbion Engage Supplier of the Year award in recognition of its exceptional performance over the past year,” Davies said.
This year’s Symbion Engage Award winners included:
Excellence Award – Professional Services APOTEX PTY LTD
Chemmart Supplier of the Year HEALTH WORLD LTD
Outstanding New Product Introduction Ethical NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS
LUCENTIS PREFILLED SYRINGE
Excellence Award – Technology & e-Commerce JOHNSON & JOHNSON PACIFIC
Outstanding New Product Introduction OTC NOVARTIS CONSUMER
VOLTAREN OSTEO GEL 12 HOURLY
Outstanding Promotion of Existing Product OTC BAYER AUSTRALIA
NASONEX – DOWNSCHEDULING PROGRAM
Pharmacy Choice Supplier of the Year INOVA PHARMACEUTICALS
Supply Chain Excellence Award – Hospitals NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS
Hospitals Supplier of the Year GILEAD SCIENCES
Ethical Generics – Supplier of the Year APOTEX PTY LTD
Excellence Award – OTC Small to Medium Supplier BEIERSDORF AUSTRALIA
Excellence Award – Ethical Small to Medium Supplier MUNDIPHARMA
Excellence Award – OTC Large Supplier INOVA PHARMACEUTICALS
Excellence Award – Ethical Large Supplier NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS
Symbion Engage Supplier of the Year NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS