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Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD)

Christian Taylor, serialisation business consultant at Zetes, provides his five-step plan to becoming FMD compliant. Read more

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Stanley Chia, senior vice president at e-invoicing supplier, Tungsten Network, details the importance of secure supply chains in the age of the counterfeit drug. 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

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As we draw ever nearer to the time that compliance with the European Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) is required, we discuss the value of serialisation beyond compliance and outsourcing with six leading solutions providers. Read more

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In the run up to the European Falsified Medicines Directive Markus Rosenkranz, leader Serialisation Solutions, Rockwell Automation EMEA, discusses how best to meet the interoperability challenges head on and drive return on investment. Read more

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In this exclusive interview, we discuss the digitalisation of the supply chain, compliance with European Falsified Medicines Directive and TraceLink’s Product Information Manager with the company’s vice president, solutions marketing, Dan Walles. Read more

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Colin Newbould, the Wasdell Group, discusses upcoming deadlines and what companies should be thinking about as the scope and requirements of track and trace legislation continue to change. Read more

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As the deadlines for the US Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) and the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) near, pharma businesses should be prioritising the validation of their solutions. Here, Lauren Catalano, Sharp Services, offers guidance Read more

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In this article with EPM, Dexter Tjoa, director of Corporate Strategy, discusses why outsourcing is fast becoming the most logical choice for companies who have delayed developing appropriate solutions and what benefits an experienced CPO can bring Read more

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In this interview, we at EPM magazine speak with Staffan Widengren, director of corporate projects at Recipharm on the difficulties CDMOs are facing leading up to the European Falsified Medicines Directive (EU FMD) deadline in February 2019. Read more

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Earlier this month (9 August) we passed the six-month time point before all companies in Europe will be expected to comply with the falsified medicines directive (FMD). Read more

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A partnership has been announced between ACG Inspection (ACGI) and CertiRx (Verinetics) to further enhance traceability and authenticity solutions and strengthen their fight against falsified medicines. Read more

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We have now passed the six month point before the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) comes into force. In this online exclusive, Mark Davison, senior operations director, rfxcel insists you ACT NOW! Here are six short reflections. Read more

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In this online opinion piece, Mark Davison, head of operations in the EU for rfxcel, outlines everything marketing authorisation holders (MAHs) need to know and what is needed for a seamless serialisation process Read more

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PCI Pharma Services has announced the installation and validation of its latest comprehensive serialisation system at its manufacturing Centre of Excellence in Tredegar, UK. Read more

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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

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In this interview with TraceLink’s Dan Walles, VP Global Solutions following his presentation at FutureLink Munich conference, we discuss automated software validation and how drug companies can benefit from it. Read more

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Swiss pharmaceutical group, Helsinn, has revealed it will be investing €6 million at its drug product supply centre (Helsinn Birex Pharmaceuticals — HBP) in Dublin, Ireland, to safeguard its supply chain and compliance with regulatory requirements Read more

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After a preview of TraceLink’s second annual Global Drug Supply, Safety and Traceability survey has revealed disparity in terms of readiness for the FMD between pharma companies and CMOs, three experts give us their perspectives on serialisation Read more

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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

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