August 16, 2019

Cubixx® System Receives the Excellence Award

Cubixx® System Receives the Excellence Award of the 21st Automatic Identification System Awards for its Advanced Traceability System 

Suzuken Co., Ltd. recently received the Excellence Award of the 21st Automatic Identification Systems Awards for its use and implementation of Cubixx®, an inventory solution for specialty pharmaceutical products. The award was granted by the Japan Automatic Identification Systems Association. 

Since 1999, the Japan Automatic Identification Systems Association has presented this award to organizations that developed and implemented the most advanced and effective technologies and systems related to automatic identification. Suzuken was recognized this year for the values of Cubixx’s economic performance, technology and convenience.

Cubixx is a traceability system that utilizes special storage cabinets equipped with radio frequency identification (RFID) and IoT technologies to manage inventory, quality and security of specialty, temperature-controlled drugs in real time. In 2016, Suzuken became the exclusive recipient of AmerisourceBergen’s Cubixx technology in Japan, and since then has been able to offer the service to more than 100 healthcare providers, including regional and specialty hospitals.

The Cubixx technology offers a groundbreaking tool to enhance logistic capabilities and provide patients with safer and more efficient access to medications. Services offered through Cubixx include:

• Remote inventory and quality monitoring service to help providers better manage both their product supply and temperature of the drugs
• Automatic ordering service, which creates an easier ordering experience by being able to remotely monitor inventory status
• Security and traceability management service, which enables automatic recording of inventory transaction history using RFID tags
• Inventory refreshment service to identify immobile and unused inventory
• Monitoring service for timely troubleshooting through a 24/7 customer support call center

Suzuken is committed to providing new values to contribute to society, as well as to fulfill the social mission to deliver pharmaceutical products on a safe and reliable manner through the continuous development and functionality of Cubixx.