Articles by Jim Bacon
Jim is Senior Director, Global Demand Planning & Customer Operations at Grifols, Inc, in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Reporting to the President – Sales & Commercial Operations, Jim has responsibility for Global S&OP Demand Management, international customer operations and logistics, and is a resident expert on cold chain management.
Jim has oversight of 3PL operations in Canada and as Grifols expands its’ business worldwide, continues to provide direction in this area. Jim also participates in an advisory capacity for continuous improvement with our partner providers including Envirotainer, and also for IQPC Cold Chain and is a member of the PDA-PCCIG.
Jim has presented on cold chain best practices at IQPC Cold Chain events in the US, Canada, and Europe and has been published in various industry publications featuring Talecris.
Jim Bacon, Senior Director, Grifols Demand Planning & International Customer Operations - US Office, at Grifols, Inc, shares his insights on the key opportunities to develop a robust risk management process in the life sciences supply chain and his top tip on how to create a successful cold chain program in your organisation. What are the key challenges for...Full Article »
As a prelude to the panel he will be moderating at the 10 th Cold Chain Global Forum , Senior Director of Global Demand Planning & Customer Operations Grifols Inc. Jim Bacon , joins Cold Chain IQ to give us his thoughts on partner collaboration in cold chain - the concept of cold chain suppliers partnering to offer a unified service/solution. Have your say and take part in our quick partner...Full Article »
Jim Bacon, Senior Director, Global Demand Planning & Customer Operations Grifols Inc., joined Cold Chain IQ, to discuss the need for partnership and collaboration in the cold chain and shares his do's and don'ts for finding and selecting a cold chain logistics provider. Cold Chain IQ: Why is further collaboration essential for a successful pharmaceutical cold chain? J Bacon:...Full Article »Events of Interest
4th Annual Cold Chain MENA
Amwaj Rotana, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
December 8- 11, 2013
5th Annual Bio/Pharmaceutical Cold Chain China 2014
Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel, Beijing, China
March 5- 7, 2014
Overcoming Cold Chain Complexity Live Demo:The ELPRO Cold Chain Monitoring Solution
October 23, 2013