CHEManager – Countdown Zur EU Falshungsrichtlinie

There are only a few months left before the introduction of the European Falsified Medicines Directive (EU FMD). Once these regulations are in place, unique codes on pharmaceutical packaging should increase supply chain transparency and make the infiltration of counterfeit medicines more difficult.

Companies that are just starting now may not be able to meet the deadline (translation).

For pharmaceutical companies, this means significant financial investments in IT, packaging technology and an overhaul of process management.

Staffan Widengren, director corporate projects at Recipharm, delivered a presentation at FutureLink Munich about the unforeseen challenges of achieving compliance, including securing funds to finance the new systems and processes. Details from the presentation have been featured in CHEManager.

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