ConforMIS Selects WebOps Logistics Platform
For Immediate Release
ConforMIS Selects WebOps Logistics Platform
ConforMIS to use WebOps software as an integral part of their Just-In-Time (JIT) delivery model for patient-specific implants and instruments
ATLANTA, GA (May 8, 2014) — WebOps, the leading medical device logistics software and 3PL innovator, today announced that ConforMIS selected WebOps software to support their North American operations. ConforMIS, a privately-held medical device company, in Bedford, MA, is a leader in additive manufacturing in the orthopedic and medical device space and the only joint reconstruction company that offers Just-In-Time (JIT) delivery of a pre-sterilized, single-use system in a compact, efficient package.
“We selected WebOps for this project because they offer a proven logistics and analytics solution for medical device companies,” said Matthew Scott, Senior Vice President of Operations at ConforMIS. “WebOps software will enable us to use a mobile solution to improve our case planning and overall order fulfillment processes. High growth medical device companies like ConforMIS are consistently looking for web-based, mobile solutions to facilitate process improvements and ensure compliance in a highly regulated industry. WebOps facilitates collaboration between sales, operations and customer service by immediately sharing status changes and updates allowing for increased productivity.”
Gartner provides, in a research note titled Supply Chain Outlook for Life Science Manufacturers, 2014 , recommendations to life science supply chain leaders. We feel Gartner’s advice correlates to specific objectives ConforMIS has for this project, including “Adopt an end-to-end perspective of supply chain management to optimize and ensure coordination and alignment across distributed supply chain functions” and “Begin implementation efforts now to comply with major new regulatory requirements, including the U.S. Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) and Unique Device Identification (UDI) rule.”
“We are excited about adding an innovative company like ConforMIS as a client,” said Al Payne, CEO of WebOps. “Our field logistics software will allow ConforMIS the opportunity to increase sales and boost productivity, while ensuring compliance and minimizing risk.”
Founded in 2006, WebOps is dedicated to helping medical device manufacturers, distributors and healthcare providers streamline the order initiation, asset tracking, inventory visibility and operations processes – ultimately reducing costs and increasing sales and margins. WebOps Logistics is a highly mobile and web-based solution, used in hospitals, warehouses and other field locations in either online or offline mode. This innovative application leverages the latest mobile and automated data capture technologies via iPad, tablet, smartphone, laptop or PC, keeping sales, operations and customer service on the same page in real-time. WebOps also offers comprehensive 3PL services to clients who want the combined benefit of the WebOps software with physical device storage, order fulfillment, shipping and best in class customer service. WebOps is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Learn more at www.webops.com.
About ConforMIS, Inc.
ConforMIS, Inc. is a privately-held medical device company that is pioneering a patient-specific approach to orthopedic implants and instrumentation. Its proprietary technology is supported by more than 375 patents and patent applications. ConforMIS’ award winning partial and total knee replacement solutions, the iUni® G2, iDuo® G2 and iTotal® G2, are individually designed for each patient. Potential advantages compared to traditional off-the-shelf implants include faster recovery, shorter hospital stay, less blood loss, more bone preservation, and better functional outcomes. ConforMIS products are provided in a pre-sterilized single package delivery system that can help hospitals reduce costs and treat more patients by reducing instrument re-sterilization costs and shortening set-up, procedure and turnover times. The iUni® G2, iDuo® G2 and iTotal® G2, have been cleared by the U.S. FDA and are CE Marked in Europe. For more information visit www.conformis.com, follow @ConforMIS on Twitter, or ‘Like’ the ConforMIS Facebook page.
Contact WebOps: Mark Ouellette, 678-948-7313, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact ConforMIS: Adam Daley, Berry & Company Public Relations, 212-253-8881, email@example.com
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