When complying with the requirements of the Anti-Counterfeiting Directive, the status message "recall" for recalled batches is of great relevance for the entire supply chain. What has to be considered here?
Fraud in the Supply Chain: Beware of false Offers during Corona Crises
During the current Sars-CoV-2 outbreak, there are sometimes delivery problems with medicines, medical devices and protective equipment. Unfortunately, this also brings up many fraudsters, as a case revealed by Interpol shows.
The European Commission has published an aide memoire for Good Distribution Practices (GDP) inspection of wholesalers’ compliance with Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/161 for safety features.
Track & Trace: EMVO stakeholders call for inspections
Seven months into the operational phase a significant number of manufacturers and supply chain actors have not yet connected to the EU verification system. Now, the EMVO stakeholders encourage the NCAs to undertake inspections on all supply chain actors.
Track & Trace in Russia - One More Standard in Place?
The introduction of a Europe-wide serialization system (often simplified to "Track & Trace") has brought great challenges to pharmaceutical manufacturing companies. In addition, many countries outside Europe are preparing serialization systems. Internationally speaking, Russia is already very far advanced. Read more about the new requirements for Track&Trace in Russia.
Will it be necessary to transfer information about the unique identifier uploaded to the UK repository between 9 February 2019 and the Brexit date to another repository? EMA recently published the answer to this and other related questions.