Jun 29, 2022
ALKALOID OPENS NEW WAREHOUSING FACILITY WORTH €1,3 MILLION
The new pharmaceutical raw materials and primary packaging warehouse, built during the past fifteen months,
is part of PC Pharmaceuticals’ 20-year investment and development plan, implemented intensively even in times of crisis.
The pharmaceutical raw materials and primary packaging warehouse, Alkaloid’s latest investment, is modern and safe. It was built following the GMP storage guidelines, pharmaceutical warehousing requirements, and pharmaceutical quality assurance systems.
The new facility occupies 1.620 m2 and includes a warehouse for pharmaceutical raw materials, a refrigerated basement for storage of raw materials requiring special storage conditions, temperature and humidity, administrative premises, and a technical floor.
It is accessed via a newly built truck access ramp. The newly designed internal roads allow for smooth and safe communication between the new warehouse and the manufacturing facilities.
The new investment in PC Pharmaceuticals ensures modern management of raw materials and products, safe receipt of pharmaceutical raw materials and delivery of drugs to wholesalers and end consumers.
The warehouse has a capacity of 800 pallets for raw materials, a state-of-the-art air conditioning system, refrigeration chambers, fire extinguishing systems, and machines for horizontal and vertical transport.
Alkaloid's Chief Executive Officer and President of the Management Board, Zhivko Mukaetov, and the Director of Warehousing and Logistics, Zoran Kostovski, officially cut the ribbon on the €1.3 million worth warehouse.
The opening was attended by a number of Alkaloid staff and managers.
Alkaloid’s warehousing facilities employ a total of 120 staff.