Implementation of an Auto-ID system
Customer: Rentschler Biopharma SE
Project duration: 6 months
Rentschler Biopharma offers its pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients services for the production of biopharmaceuticals. These include the service areas of cell line and process development, GMP production, formulation, filling, analytics, quality control, regulatory affairs, and quality assurance. Thanks to its many years of experience (the company was founded in 1927) and 560 employees, Rentschler is one of the world’s leading providers in the field.
Initial situation and project objective:
As part of the “Auto ID” project, Rentschler Biotechnologie is planning to introduce an Auto ID system (barcode system) for system-controlled SAP management of material flows across the entire Rentschler campus, taking into account all departments: Production, Development, Analytics and Logistics.
Through the SAP-managed material flows, material flows on the campus are to be transparent and material consumption postings are to be made in real time. Paper-based work is to be reduced. Seamless system-based cold chain tracking and tracking of bag containers on campus shall be ensured. For this purpose, the processes related to the material flow are to be analyzed and adapted if necessary.
The mobile SAP solution to be implemented at Rentschler Biotechnologie must meet the following requirements: