Coding for Compliance
This blog is a central resource for coding compliance issues in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. As new legislation passes, such as the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and Drug Quality Security Act (DQSA), compliance with standards in food, beverage and pharmaceutical sectors becomes more complex. Our goal is to gather, create and share helpful information from credible sources to encourage dialogue between professionals affected by the challenges—and triumphs—of compliance.
In 2012, I began “Coding for Compliance” to jumpstart productive and educational conversation about serialization in the pharmaceutical industry. As a Business Development Manager for Domino, I was witnessing a lot of anxiety and confusion due to an impending legislation that would require serialization of all pharmaceutical products. In just a few short years, the […]
Domino Printing presented the results of a $130 million research and development initiative at PACK EXPO International in Chicago November 2-5, 2014. The largest packaging and processing show, newly collocated with Pharma EXPO 2014, drew an estimated 48,600 attendees, topping 2012 attendance by 6.5%, reports the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.
Mark Shaffer, Pharmaceutical Business Development Manager for Domino, North America introduces you to Domino’s booth at PACK EXPO 2014 and provides a quick overview of their latest products, partners and what the current mindset is of customers visiting their booth. For more information, visit domino-printing.com/us
Domino was pleased to premiere seven new products at PACK EXPO International and PharmaEXPO in Chicago, including the star of the show, the A520i ink jet printer. To kick off the day, Domino hosted an exclusive Press Event to give the media a first-hand look at the impressive results of years of R&D. Representatives from […]
PACK EXPO International is less than one week away! If you’re still on the fence about whether you should make the trek to Chicago’s McCormick Place Nov. 2-5, here are just a few reasons to prove this year’s show will be one worth the trip.
After years of research, development and $130 million dollars invested, Domino will unveil the results of their innovation efforts at PACK EXPO International, in Chicago November 2-5, 2014. Domino's tireless dedication to research and development has been driven largely by the demand to develop technologies able to meet new stringent pharmaceutical, food and beverage standards.
Domino will unveil the results of a $130 million research and development initiative at PACK EXPO International in Chicago November 2-5, 2014. Domino’s tireless dedication to innovation has been driven largely by the demand for technologies to meet new stringent pharmaceutical, food and beverage standards.
The FDA recently released new guidance as the first in a three-part series for implementation of the Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA). The new US legislation mandates that by 2015, any trading partner who suspects counterfeit drugs within the pharmaceutical supply chain is required by law to notify the FDA.
Jack Tarkoff, vice president of sales for rfXcel, recently published the article, “DQSA Is the Antidote for Fragmented State-to-State Legislation” in Supply and Demand Change Executive. Tarkoff provides an in-depth examination of the DQSA explaining requirements, deadlines and implementation. But refreshingly, before concentrating on all the diverse elements encompassing the “how” of serialization, he reminds […]
Domino printing partnered with leading Track & Trace software provider Optel Vision to host a two-day seminar at this year's Interpack Expo. The presentation topic was serialization and the primary message of urgency was clear. "If you don’t plan ahead, it could be catastrophic," warned Bart Vansteenkiste, EU Lifesciences Sector Manager for Domino. He and […]
Optel Vision is a leading provider of vision inspection tools and Track & Trace software and operates more than 20 countries. With a strong focus on accuracy and patient safety, Optel Vision consistently selects Domino as a trusted partner for reliable coding and marking solutions. Integrated, the two systems can provide the complete track and […]
Pharma IQ recently released an industry report detailing the findings from their latest survey, Pharmaceutical Serialisation & Traceability 2014. The survey, focusing on serialization readiness, was conducted in March of this year and targeted professionals working in pharmaceutical and biotech companies (many who work in the supply chain). Highlights show many commonalities in how this […]