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Rokshaw Laboratories would like to advise all customers with our Opening and Delivery Times over the Christmas & New Year period.

England & Wales

 

Rokshaw Opening Times Ambient Delivery Day Fridge Delivery Day
Monday 23rd December 8.30am – 6pm Tuesday 24th December Tuesday 24th December
Tuesday 24th December 8.30am – 2pm Friday 27th December Friday 27th December
Friday 27th December 8.30am – 6pm Saturday 28th December (if pharmacy is open) or Monday 30th December Saturday 28th December (if pharmacy is open) or Monday 30th December
Monday 30th December 8.30am – 6pm Tuesday 31st December Tuesday 31st December
Tuesday 31st December 8.30am – 2pm Thursday 2nd December Thursday 2nd December

 

Scotland

 

Rokshaw Opening Times Ambient Delivery Day Fridge Delivery Day
Monday 23rd December 8.30am – 6pm Tuesday 24th December Tuesday 24th December
Tuesday 24th December 8.30am – 2pm Friday 27th December Friday 27th December
Friday 27th December 8.30am – 6pm Saturday 28th December (if pharmacy is open) or Monday 30th December Saturday 28th December (if pharmacy is open) or Monday 30th December
Monday 30th December 8.30am – 6pm Tuesday 31st December Tuesday 31st December
Tuesday 31st December 8.30am – 2pm Friday 3rd December

Friday 3rd December

 

Normal Hours resume Thursday 2nd January 8.30pm – 6pm with Next Morning Delivery

 

Over the busy festive period, we also want to remind you of the methods that could best suit your ordering requirements over the holidays: 

Rokshaw is looking to engage a specialist contractor to design our clean room  to enable us to offer a leaner production process.  Please click on the attached link for tender details.

Over recent months, the pharmaceutical industry has been coping with a large number of supply shortage in the market.

During this time, Healthcare Professionals being encouraged to find alternative imported methods for their patients’, on an ‘unlicensed’ basis.

As a MHRA Approved and NHS Accredited Specials Supplier, Rokshaw Laboratories has responded to these shortages by providing the following import alternatives on a next day delivery service:

Contact us today to see how we can help you using the following methods:

You can also contact us for any other shortages that you are experiencing, as we are in a unique position to either supply an alternative as an unlicensed import or as a manufactured special in our manufacturing facility

Rokshaw Laboratories can announce the following changes and provide an analysis for the Part VIIIB Specials Drug Tariff, with effect of November 1st 2019.

The following changes are:

  • 7 Products Added
  • 0 Products Removed
  • 173 Price Decreases
  • 79 Price Increases

In summary, the November 2019 Specials Drug Tariff has shown another decrease in the overall average sales price (now at £71.97, down from £72.51) with the popular product decreases being Glycopyrronium Bromide , Spironolactone Suspension and Chloral Hydrate Solution. These significant decreases are continuing to provide excellent value for the NHS moving into the new year and the foreseeable future.  We predict that the trend will continue with prices getting even lower in the upcoming updates, despite seeing the overall average sales price reaching a record low.

Rokshaw Laboratories also predicts that despite 7 product additions in the November update, the upcoming 2020 updates will see the addition of a lot more lines to ensure that prices are appropriately moderated across the Specials industry.

 

What can Rokshaw Laboratories Do?

 

Despite these changes, Rokshaw Laboratories will always be able to provide your pharmacy with a competitive price on Drug Tariff that allows for an ethical earning opportunity for community pharmacy and value for the NHS.

If you wish to speak with us to see what we can do you on Drug Tariff lines going forward, then please find our contact details here or fill out our Online Enquiry Form. We also provide a wide variety of Non Tariff Specials and Special Obtains that you can ask us about at any time as part of our overall “One Stop Shop” Specials Service.

If you wish to work out your exact reimbursements on Drug Tariff lines, you can use our Drug Tariff Calculator, which has been updated from the 1st November 2019. For more information on the entire November 2019 Specials Drug Tariff, please access the following link for the full Drug Tariff.

 

Rokshaw Laboratories has an exciting new job opportunity for a New Product Development Officer at our site in Sunderland.  Due to rapid growth in our business, we are looking for the right individual with the necessary skills to join our Quality team.

To see the Job Description please click here

To apply please send your CV to paul@rokshaw.co.uk , alternatively you can apply via our Linkedin Job Advert

We politely ask recruitment companies not to get in touch regards this vacancy

 

Rokshaw Laboratories is delighted to confirm that we are once again and our next stop, is The Pharmacy Show 2019 at the NEC in Birmingham on 6th-7th October!

We are returning after our huge success at last year’s event, with the same mission of showcasing The Future of Specials with our groundbreaking Online Ordering App, our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and our ethical approach in the Specials industry to Pharmacies, Hospitals and Clinics.

We really hope to see a good turnout of our loyal current customers, as well as new faces to show what service we can provide, therefore if you wish to come and see us then please visit our Pharmacy Show Profile and Register for your Free Ticket to make sure you don’t miss our exciting stand and friendly staff!

Our stand number for the event is: PA20

For additional information regarding our Pharmacy Show attendance, please see our Social Media pages:

If you require any further information regarding our Pharmacy Show appearance prior to the event, you can contact us:

On the 15th July 2019, Kyowa Kirin raised an alert of a supply disruption of Nardil 15mg Tablets 100 pack.

Stock shortages will commence until the end of October 2019, with Healthcare Professionals being encouraged to find alternative imported methods for their patients’, on an ‘unlicensed’ basis.

As a MHRA Approved and NHS Accredited Specials Supplier, Rokshaw Laboratories has responded to this shortage by importing stock that is now available on a next day delivery service.

Contact us today to see how we can help you using the following methods:

For more information on this shortage, please find the alert here

Rokshaw Laboratories can announce the following changes and provide an analysis for the Part VIIIB Specials Drug Tariff, with effect of August 1st 2019.

The following changes are:

  • 3 Products Added
  • 3 Products Removed
  • 212 Price Decreases
  • 37 Price Increases

In summary, the August 2019 Specials Drug Tariff has shown the biggest decrease in the overall average sales price in years (now at £72.51, down from £80.07) with the popular product decreases being Ketamine Solution, Spironolactone Suspension and Chloral Hydrate Solution. These significant decreases are continuing to provide excellent value for the NHS moving into the new quarter and the foreseeable future.  We predict that the trend will continue with prices getting even lower in the upcoming updates, despite seeing the overall average sales price reaching a record low.

Rokshaw Laboratories also predicts that despite 3 product additions in the August update, the upcoming November 2019 and February 2020 updates will see the addition of a lot more lines to ensure that prices are appropriately moderated across the Specials industry.

 

What can Rokshaw Laboratories Do?

 

Despite these changes, Rokshaw Laboratories will always be able to provide your pharmacy with a competitive price on Drug Tariff that allows for an ethical earning opportunity for community pharmacy and value for the NHS.

If you wish to speak with us to see what we can do you on Drug Tariff lines going forward, then please find our contact details here or fill out our Online Enquiry Form. We also provide a wide variety of Non Tariff Specials and Special Obtains that you can ask us about at any time as part of our overall “One Stop Shop” Specials Service.

If you wish to work out your exact reimbursements on Drug Tariff lines, you can use our Drug Tariff Calculator, which has been updated from the 1st August 2019. For more information on the entire August 2019 Specials Drug Tariff, please access the following link for the full Drug Tariff.

Rokshaw Laboratories is delighted to share that our return at the Clinical Pharmacy Congress at the ExCel Arena in London, was a huge success!

It was fantastic to share our ‘Future of Specials’ message on such a big stage, as well as speaking to Pharmacists, CCG’s, current customers and prospective customers about the areas in which Rokshaw can help.

If you were able to see us at our stand, we hope that we contributed positively towards your show experience and that you can see that we are the Specials Manufacturer you can trust for Quality, Service and Pricing!

If you didn’t get the chance to catch us at the show, don’t worry, there will be another chance to see us this year……

In the meantime you can contact us at anytime to see how Rokshaw Laboratories can improve your Specials service by:

 

 

After our extremely successful debut at the same event last year, Rokshaw Laboratories is on the road again and making a return to the Clinical Pharmacy Congress on 7th-8th June 2019 at the ExCel in London!

We are really excited to continue showcasing the service that we are already providing Pharmacies, Hospitals, Dispensing Doctors and Wholesalers across the UK.

Like the event last year, we will be demonstrating The Future of Specials” with the Rokshaw Online Ordering App, which is currently available to download on Apple and Android devices. We will also be talking about new developments on the horizon that will further improve the service we provide to our customers.

For all information regarding our appearance at the Clinical Pharmacy Congress:

If you are interested in coming to see us at this years show, contact us via Telephone: 0191 510 6500, Enquiry Form or Email: info@rokshaw.co.uk

Or just come and see us at: Stand G10

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