[Video] Combating the global drug counterfeiting threat
by Laura Johnson, on March 23, 2016
Pharmaceutical counterfeiting costs the industry billions of dollars per year, and threatens the health of millions of consumers. Cracking down on this practice is of paramount importance for manufacturers.
Criminals are already moving fast. Some IT experts say that there have been attempts to hack into networks and steal confidential drug formulas. While it is important to secure these avenues, pharmaceutical companies must also see that their genuine products are easier to recognize.
The industry is working closely with packaging suppliers to introduce better labeling practices into the supply chain. Enterprise Labeling Solutions can centralize their labeling platform and automate a largely manual process, providing consistency and control.
Thanks for watching, and check back later for more on how Enterprise Labeling can protect the pharmaceutical industry from counterfeiting. For more information on combatting pharma labeling challenges, download the on demand webinar below with Ferring Pharmaceuticals.