Prudent Logistics Solutions: A Dedicated Service Provider for Medical Device Industry

By Viraj Shah,Founder & MD

By Viraj Shah

Founder & MD

Effectiveness and efficiency in supply chain management are imperative in every industry, especially in the healthcare industry. Providers and patients rely on timely, secure, and accurate delivery of the medical equipment, devices, and supplies they need to provide or receive high quality care. Several enterprises outsource the storage and distribution of their medical products to professional third party healthcare logistics companies due to the importance of medical device logistics and the potential implications of any errors. According to research, the healthcare logistics market expects to increase to a whopping $67.73 billion, progressing at a CAGR of over 11% during 2021 - 2025. Amongst the mind boggling numbers of healthcare logistics companies, Prudent Logistics Solutions Pvt. Ltd. is a name worth mentioning. Debuted in 2004, Prudent the brainchild of the founder M.D. Mr Viraj Shah is an ISO 9001:2015,

ISO 13485:2016, and GDP certified healthcare warehousing company with facilities spanning across five cities covering the West, North, South, and Eastern region of the country with a total dedicated ware housing area of 54000+ sq. ft. for medical device firms. Before establishing Prudent, Viraj a seasoned veteran worked over a decade with Boston Scientific Corporation a US global conglomerate managing various supply chain functions.
To his surprise, he found that a lot has been done but more needs to be undertaken. Therefore, Prudent built its expertise in offering best-in-class services and value addition to the medical device industry. "We started our operations from Bhiwandi, a well established logistics hub to provide warehousing and inventory management and logistics support to the industry. We have steadily expanded and have fulfilment centres all across India. At Prudent, we understand the level of agility and flexibility operations has to offer, as timely execution saves lives." says Mr Viraj.

Promising Warehouse Facilities
Prudent follows the SQPDCME approach towards all its processes. (Safety, Quality, Productivity, Delivery, Cost, Morale, Environment). Quality Management is the most crucial part of any of the Prudent's facilities. The Company has an integrated approach along with strong internal control supported by SOPs. Prudent complies with the regulations laid out by the Various State FDAs, CDSCO for the storage and sale of medical device products. Prudent provides the best-in-class warehousing facilities by utilising state of the art infrastructure and technologies like RFID, IoT, etc. to monitor and analyse the data and continuously improve the productivity, efficiency of the operations.

Our primary objective is to provide 'Prudent' Customer Service and bring delight to the customers by bringing a difference in the patient's life

"Our primary objective is to provide ‘Prudent' Customer Service and bring delight to the customers by bringing a difference in the patient's life. We always believe in walking an extra mile in support of customers and abide by our Motto: We take extra care in whatever we do." The Company's philosophy as described by Mr Viraj Shah.

“We have nowstarted offering similar services from Free Trade Warehousing Zone (FTWZ)and encouraging companies to establish a distribution centrein India to cater to the Asia-Pacific region. We are envisioning India as Asia-Pacific Distribution Centre(ADC) for global companies.“We believe that with the high level of quality benchmarks set by us we can leverage the geographical advantages and the cost benefitswhich India provides and promote India as Supply Chain Hub globally” concludes Mr Harshal Shah, young & dynamic Director – Business Development & Strategic Planning.