The M&A activity remains intense for FDFs capabilities as illustrated by Recipharm's recent acquisition of Sanofi's inhalation business.
Similarly, in the FDF segment, the CDMOs that have followed a value-driven strategy--versus a volume approach--by adding services or investing in more complex technologies deliver higher returns (e.g.
We estimate the minimum revenue per FDF site should be at least $50 million in order to leverage economies of scale--and at $30 million for an API site.
"Matrix' substantial knowledge and experience in API, as well as FDFs
, will complement Mylan's traditional areas of expertise.
The MDA contains core routers and switches (located near the MDA to minimize cable lengths) and the fiber distribution frame (FDF), a line of equipment cabinets or racks containing optical fiber patch panels.
The patch panels used in the FDF for cross-connect patching are typically 4-rack units (4U) tall, since that height is the most common used by manufacturers.
Patch panel housings used in the FDF contain provisions for attaching the cables entering the rear of the housing.
* Facilities that manufacture, or intend to manufacture, an active pharmaceutical ingredient contained in a human generic drug ("API") or a finished dosage form of a human generic drug ("FDF").
* Sites and organizations that package an FDF into the primary container/closure system and label the primary container/closure system.
* Sites that, pursuant to a contract with a company that has submitted a generic drug submission that identifies the site, either (a) remove the drug from a primary container/closure system and subdivide the contents into a different primary container/closure system, or (b) perform testing of one or more attributes of an FDF or API to satisfy a cGMP testing requirement.
Premier Foods has picked up three FDF awards at this years event, which took place last night in London and was hosted by TVs Hardeep Singh Kohli.
The prestigious Food and Drink Federation (FDF) Awards recognise outstanding individuals, ambitious initiatives and growing food and drink businesses for their contribution to the economy, community and environment.