In cases where these individuals or small teams were established and investigated the DSCSA requirements, another obstacle quickly became apparent: the significant amount of capital expenditure required to achieve serialization
On a positive note, sometimes serialization
was used as leverage with finance teams to replace legacy equipment not equipped to deal with the challenge.
Today, while other solution providers are in the midst of conducting pilot tests, TraceLink customers are out front, already live in production with serialization
and officially approved to submit data to the EU Hub.
Beyond the system's benefits, Chase explains that Mettler-Toledo's customer service is an important piece of the serialization
capabilities can eventually help companies to improve their overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) and streamline their operations.
Chapter one provides a useful survey of the historical and theoretical landscape of serialization
within nineteenth-century periodicals, paying special attention to the use of illustration as a collaborative feature.
Acsis Edge for Pharma delivers serialization
control for all warehouse activities by capturing movements and data as a product moves from receipt through distribution.
Equipment suppliers and contract packagers provide their insight into the latest capabilities, customer needs, advances with serialization
and what to expect from packaging equipment down the road.
'Impending legislation changes such as California's e-Pedigree mandate and the European Union's Safe Medicines Directive are making companies reexamine their supply chains and serialization
,' said John DiPalo, COO, Acsis.
Omega Design Corporation (www.omegadesign.com), a global provider of packaging machinery and serialization
solutions and a worldwide leader in bottle unscrambling technology, now offers the LCX Unscrambler with patented rotary cam pockets.
The system is capable of printing GS1 barcodes for track-and-trace and electronic pedigree serialization
. The product can achieve a print area up to 2" x 3.1" (53mm x 80mm) in size.
Regulation of the serialization
of pharmaceutical products is currently in place or being implemented in several countries, among them Turkey, France and the US, to curtail the number of counterfeit products on the market.