In the current financially challenging healthcare climate, laboratories stretch resources to offer high-quality testing while expanding their testing repertoire. Since reagents and consumables are business-critical and comprise a significant part of a laboratory’s operating budget, effective reagent and inventory management is one method that labs use to control costs and eliminate waste. Forecasting reagent consumption (which is dependent on demand), however, is...

Since both Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos have recently entered orbit, we explore what commercial space flights can tell us about QC process validation  Major Gagarin to Ground Control  Across the centuries, dreamers everywhere have sought to reach for the heavens. In practice, there are many obstacles to humanity touching the stars, the biggest and most significant hurdle being the act of escaping...

 Aalst (Belgium), 27 May 2021. Bluecrux, a leading provider of process & technology solutions in planning, operations and transformation, announces the acquisition of PlanDomino, an Ireland-based start-up active in QC lab planning. This acquisition further consolidates BINOCS, bluecrux’ SaaS application for QC and R&D lab...

‘With which systems do you interface?’ might be one of the most asked questions whenever IT executives enter software evaluation discussions. When IT executives ask the question ‘with which systems do you interface’, what they're really asking is: ‘how will you make sure the interface...

With the countdown to the holidays, you’re probably getting overwhelmed with year reviews & happy holiday wishes.  So, we’re keeping it short :). Check out how we summarized our great Binocs year in 1 infographic and movie. We’ve 1 message left: We want to sincerely thank our customers and...

Setting the lab targets for 2021: lab performance KPIs, great. But how can you make them actionable.? Increasing your lab service levels and throughput starts with actionable KPIs. But how can you make your lab performance KPIs more actionable? And how can you make sure you are making the right decisions today...

Binocs and COVID-19 - how do we work during a pandemic? With COVID-19 continuing to impact people, countries, and businesses around the world, the Binocs team has taken all the precautionary measures to keep our employees and clients safe. That, however, doesn’t mean you should expect...

Binocs supports organizations in tackling one of the most critical challenges: proactively ensuring that the right resources are available, at the right moment, while avoiding too much administrative planning work. That was the key message that our VP of sales, Frederik Jaenen, communicated at the...