Körber, a global leader in supply chain technology,
and LabWare, a renowned provider of laboratory informatics
solutions, have announced a significant advancement in their partnership,
achieving the "Ready" level required for LabWare to join Körber's
Ecosystem of partner companies. This collaboration reinforces the seamless
integration capabilities between LabWare's Laboratory Information Management
System (LIMS) and Körber's Manufacturing Execution System (MES) - PAS-X.
Körber's latest milestone follows the successful launch of the "PAS-X
LIMS Integration" program, an innovative addition to the Körber Ecosystem
designed to enhance customer convenience in identifying LIMS suppliers
compatible with PAS-X MES. The program highlights Körber and its partners'
commitment to reducing the complexity and risk of integrating LIMS with PAS-X
MES using a standardized interface.
LabWare, a trusted partner to most of the top 25 global pharmaceutical
companies and a worldwide leader in laboratory informatics, brings profound
expertise and operational excellence to this collaboration. Mark Gonzalez,
Technical Director at LabWare, emphasized the extensive reach of LabWare's
LIMS, stating, "Our LIMS is used at more than 29,000 laboratories with
more than 150,000 daily users and a billion samples tested a year." As a
certified partner, LabWare demonstrates seamless integration capabilities with
PAS-X MES, providing enhanced value to customers.
Integrating MES and LIMS has become crucial to the digital transformation journey
within the pharma and biopharma industry. Lars Hornung, Senior Principal
Alliances & Technology Partners Software, Körber Business Area Pharma,
explained the significance of this integration, stating, "Seamless
integration between these systems is vital to streamlining processes and
eliminating human error." He provided an example of how PAS-X MES triggers
sample requests to LIMS, facilitating efficient label printing and data
exchange crucial for Quality Control (QC) purposes.
The collaboration between Körber and LabWare signifies a commitment to
advancing technology solutions within the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical
sectors. This partnership aims to streamline processes further, reduce
complexities, and enhance the overall efficiency of laboratory operations
within the industry.
LabWare is recognized as the global leader in LIMS and
instrument integration software. The company's Enterprise Laboratory Platform
combines the award-winning LabWare LIMS™ and LabWare ELN™, which enables its clients to optimize
compliance, improve quality, increase productivity, and reduce costs. LabWare is a full-service informatics provider
offering software, professional implementation and validation services,
training, and world-class technical support to ensure customers get the maximum
value from their LabWare products.
Founded in 1987, the company is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware,
with offices throughout the world to support customer installations in over 125
Körber Business Area Pharma delivers the difference
along the pharma value chain with a unique portfolio of integrated solutions.
The Werum PAS-X MES Suite is recognized as the world's leading Manufacturing
Execution System for pharmaceutical, biotech, and cell and gene therapy
production. Körber's Werum PAS-X Savvy Suite accelerates product
commercialization with data analytics and AI solutions and uncovers hidden