Global Comparator Sourcing

Pharmaceutical sourcing to overcome your toughest clinical supply challenges

Our in-house pharmaceutical sourcing specialists utilize a global network of leading manufacturers, wholesalers, and carefully selected QA-qualified healthcare professionals to provide cost-effective access to virtually any product. Just tell us the quantity and we’ll get it, including difficult-to-source items. When you use Catalent for pharmaceutical sourcing, you get a global distribution network that can deliver what you need, where you need it and when you need it. Always in the right condition. Whether you are seeking comparator sourcing alone or a comprehensive package that includes manufacturing and blinding, packaging and labeling, warehousing and distribution, and regulatory consulting, we can customize a sourcing program especially for your needs.

Pharmaceutical Sourcing with Catalent
  • Supply almost any drug at any quantity, quickly
  • Over 50 strategically-located depots serving 80+ countries
  • 25+ controlled drug depots
  • End-to-end Cold Chain solutions
  • Multi-country global procurement, with local knowledge of requirements and restrictions
  • 99.9% on-time delivery to global destinations 
  • Purchasing power of a multi-billion-dollar industry leader
  • Compliance, visibility, and traceability guaranteed by a robust set of SOPs and systems featuring:
    • Appropriate product storage and handling
    • Recalls
    • Stock movements down to patient level
  • FDA, MHRA and German Health Authority licensed sites and DEA licenses (Schedule I – V) 
Catalent Capabilities
  • Direct sourcing from manufacturers including tailor-made manufacturing tied to various study schedules (including placebos)
  • Support for your pharmaceutical sourcing strategy by:
    • Conducting feasibility studies
    • Providing insight into pricing, availability, and lead times
    • Secure single lots with maximum expiry, or multiple lots as requested
    • Secure product samples and documentation 
    • Secure supply for the duration of the trial 
    • Provide regulatory resources and expertise
    • Strict supplier and clinical supply chain qualification processes 
    • Material specification procedures
    • Product inspection and recall procedures
    • Traceability, accountability, and reconciliation of products 
    • QP audit, review, and release to trial
    • DEA licensed facilities
    • Cold Chain storage and logistics solutions

With clinical storage and distribution networks around the world - including over 50 audited depots - our capacity enables us to adapt to and handle all your international compliance and logistics needs, ultimately reducing your turnaround time.

  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Kansas City, Missouri, USA
  • Bolton, England 
  • Bathgate, Scotland
  • Schorndorf, Germany
  • Shanghai, China
  • Kakegawa, Japan
  • Singapore