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anti-counterfeiting

The world’s first system for preventing counterfeit medicines entering the supply chain has gone live across Europe. Read more

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System supplier August Faller has showcased its range of products and services at this year’s Pharmapack. Read more

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Ben Jones, technical manager, global serialisation services at PCI Pharma Services, discusses the complex world of serialisation and what strategies pharma companies can implement. Read more

Opinion

As the deadline approaches for companies to be compliant with the new legislation to apply serialisation codes to every applicable pack of product, Gill Wright, design & development director, Cirrus, asks if you are ready for FMD… Read more

Opinion

Five years on from the adoption of the EU falsified medicines directive (2011/62/EU) and the challenge continues. Here, Vincenzo Salvatore, BonelliErede (Milan), looks at the reasoning behind the directive and potential next steps Read more

Opinion

As the falsified medicines directive is set to come into full force early next year, Christian Taylor, serialisation business consultant, Zetes, looks at the key challenges and practical questions relating to achieving compliance in more detail. Read more

Opinion

The May issue of EPM magazine is available for download with all the regulars and features on bioprocessing, anti-counterfeiting, big data, coatings & capsules, lyophilisation, spotlight on innovation, tablet production and sterile packaging. Read more

Latest Issue

In a new survey of European and North American companies Mettler Toledo PCE has revealed the importance of serialisation in the fight against counterfeiting. Read more

Analysis

Here, Dan Anslow, UK sales manager, Crest Solutions, shares some key tips and insights, learned through partnering with pharmaceutical manufacturers that have already successfully implemented solutions for serialisation, aggregation and Track & Trace Read more

Opinion

At this year’s Anti-Counterfeiting Pharma conference, pharmaceutical outsourcing services provider PCI Pharma Services (PCI) will be hosting a presentation to highlight the company’s serialisation expertise. Read more

News

The International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) is urging organisations to review and if redouble security plans to try to stem the ‘tidal wave’ of counterfeit goods flooding out of China Read more

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Systech International, announced that its UniSecure solution was recognised by the judges of the annual Vision Systems Design Innovators Awards programme Read more

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The first Pharmasafe India, organised by Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India, focused on anti-counterfeiting in the pharmaceutical sector Read more

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A sensor that detects glossy materials in pharmaceutical packaging has been developed by SICK to help in the battle against product tampering and counterfeits. Read more

Technology

A white paper on the challenges around serialisation titled Product Serialisation to Advance Pharmaceutical Authentication and Patient Safety has been released by Sharp Packaging Solutions, part of healthcare services provider UDG Healthcare. Read more

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Initiative to drive awareness and extend reach. Read more

Significant progress has been made with Vetter Pharma’s product packaging solution, which is designed to support the prevention of product counterfeiting. This development is in response to expanded requirements by official regulatory agencies... Read more

Technology

From nine manufacturing sites across Europe, Essentra Packaging — Healthcare delivers a range of security solutions to verify authenticity and demonstrate tamper evidence to a diversified blue-chip healthcare customer base. Read more

Technology

Analytik has released the VideometerLab 3, an easy-to-use multispectral imaging and automated visual measurement system for fast and accurate determination of surface colour, texture and chemical composition of manufactured and natural products. Read more

Technology

Travtec has extended its range of equipment capable of meeting the requirements of the recent EC Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) with the introduction of a new tamper-evident labelling system. Read more

Technology