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Traceability, authentication, serialization

MHRA Pangea

FDA takes action against thousands of illegal Internet pharmacies

More than 100 countries participate in Operation Pangea V to protect consumers from potentially dangerous, unapproved drugs sold online. BeSafeRx launched to help consumers.
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Tokyo Pack 2012 ribbon cutting

Discovering Japan: day two at Tokyo Pack

With Sunday’s Typhoon Jelawat in the rear view mirror, Tokyo Pack 2012 opened October 2 to ribbon cutting and fanfare.
Track and trace numbers

Supply chain track and trace—how close are we?

A lack of federal or global guidelines on track and trace and e-pedigree leaves more questions than answers.
Machine Product Brief

Single source for healthcare packaging and inspection solutions

Körber Medipak systems combine features for enhanced line efficiency (OEE) and flexibility while simultaneously guaranteeing security across the entire packaging process.
Linx RPC
Package Case Study

Bottle manufacturer gains anti-counterfeiting evidence

The use of special UV-readable ink helps ensure the authenticity and traceability of a range of bottles produced by rigid plastics packaging manufacturer RPC Containers Llantrisant.
John Spink chart

Anti-counterfeit countermeasures—tactics evolving to strategies

Packaging components can help deter counterfeiting, but a deeper understanding of the threat is necessary to develop packaging strategies. Here are four steps to help meet the threat.
Xyntek's partnership with Antares Vision comes just in time to satisfy e-pedigree demand.

Serialization technology proven in 250 installations comes to U.S. market

Pharma technology and automation consulting firm Xyntek gains exclusive U.S. rights to market leading global serialization technology from Antares Vision.
HCP August cover

What do Sam’s Club, Sunkist, and Nestlé have in common?

And what do they share with topics such as track and trace, package design, clean rooms, and medical devices?
Serialization: Why IT Matters
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Serialization: Why IT Matters

Standards are in place to get your organization aligned to committing to a serialization strategy, says Elliot Abreu of Xyntek at Mettler Toledo’s recent Pharma Exchange. Abreu talks about the complexity of the environment and why it is important to get started now.
Pharma Exchange

Serialization urgency: Industry has failed to sound the alarm

Resources are being stretched so thin, hoping for another California delay is not going to cut it.


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