The bio/pharmaceutical industry is emerging from the current global economic situation into 2012 with a positive outlook.
The industry is spending more, becoming more efficient, and, perhaps most importantly, expressing great optimism. With sales
growth of between 14 and 18% this year, we will likely continue to see additional spending in new technology, capital equipment,
Eric Langer is president of BioPlan Associates, tel. 301.921.5979, firstname.lastname@example.org
, and a periodic contributor to Outsourcing Outlook.
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