Monthly Archives: April 2012

Excellent Packaging Artwork Capabilities 2 – Consequences of errors

In this article we will discuss the types of packaging labelling and artwork errors (which we refer to as “artwork errors”) that occur and their significant and far reaching impacts. This will provide context for later articles discussing the capabilities … Continue reading

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Managing Serialisation 2 – The Basics and Unique Identification

We will break serialisation legislative requirements down into four elements to help explain them: ● Unique Identification ● Product Information Notification ● Authentication ● Track & Trace In this article we will discuss the first of these, unique identification. Unique … Continue reading

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Managing Serialisation 1 – The situation in 2012

Pharmaceutical product serialisation legislation is being developed and approved across the World to ensure patient safety and prevent fraud. Achieving this across the supply chain is a major and very costly undertaking. Failure to comply with these legislative requirements will … Continue reading

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Do you need to know more about serialisation legislation and how to manage it?

Hi everyone, we have just written a short paper that explains serialisation legislation, it’s impacts on an organisation and how to go about managing it. If you would like a copy, please contact me andrew and I will send you … Continue reading

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Excellent Packaging Artwork Capabilities 1 – Why packaging artwork capabilities matter

Packaging artwork is an often forgotten back room process in most pharmaceutical companies, but the changing business environment has brought issues from this capability to the fore. Pharmaceutical and other healthcare companies are facing one of the most difficult periods … Continue reading

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New book: Developing and Sustaining Excellent Packaging Labelling and Artwork Capabilities

Contact us and we will send you a copy while free stocks last! Our new book Developing and Sustaining Excellent Packaging Labelling and Artwork Capabilities will launch mid-year, but we will soon have a limited number of free copies available. Delivering … Continue reading

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