Loftware Blog / Pharmaceuticals

by Liam Conlin, on November 12, 2019

Labels with digital components have a rising presence across industries. Across industries and regions, companies have been embracing e-labeling, whether because they are mandated by law or simply looking for …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsElectronicsLife SciencesManufacturingLabelingFood & BeverageTrack & TraceabilityBarcode Labeling

by Sam Ireland, on September 2, 2019

We are delighted to be part of Pharma & Device Packaging and Labeling 2019, taking place in Berlin, September 10-11. Launched in 2018, the event brings together leaders from across …

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Topics:Pharmaceuticalsevents

by Laura Johnson, on February 4, 2019

Manufacturing speed and flexibility upgrades are welcome in all industries. Sometimes, though, the pharmaceutical sector is left behind when other fields sprint ahead into advanced processes. The latest innovation making …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsSupply ChainRegulatoryManufacturingTrack & Traceability

by Joe Farrell, on December 19, 2018

Barcode labeling has become an essential component in today’s supply chain, especially in the pharmaceutical industry. Having the ability to track and manage goods while ensuring the supply chain operates …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsLabeling

by Laura Johnson, on October 9, 2018

Getting the label right is important in most industries, but in pharma it can literally be a life-or-death scenario. If your package is labeled with one kind of medication and …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsTransportation & Logistics

by Maureen Perroni, on June 22, 2018

What if a pill could stop your regulatory pains? What if the same pill could relieve your supply chain headaches? Would you take it? This pill is called Enterprise Labeling …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsLabeling

by Craig Hodgson, on May 31, 2018

Heading to GS1 Connect next week in Phoenix? This annual event brings together key influencers and decision makers from Foodservice, Healthcare, Retail Grocery and Apparel to network and participate in …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsMedical DevicesSupply ChainRegulatoryFood & BeverageArtwork Management

by Guenther Martin, on February 19, 2018

Barcodes remain an essential tool in pharmaceuticals. The need for accurate pharmaceutical tracking, enabled by barcode labels, is clear due to the potential consequences if data is insufficiently traceable. Quality …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsHealthcareRegulatoryLabeling

by Laura Johnson, on February 16, 2018

Staying compliant with regulations in the pharmaceutical industry is a constant battle. Many organizations struggle to adapt and stay ahead of the constant changes and updates, including the most recent …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsRegulatorySAP Labeling

by Laura Johnson, on May 26, 2017

DSCSA deadlines for manufacturers are fast approaching. The Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) is approaching full implementation, and companies at all levels of the pharmaceutical supply chain have to …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsLife SciencesHealthcareRegulatoryManufacturing

by Guenther Martin, on April 21, 2017

Billed as the largest global event for pharmaceutical supply chain leaders and their teams from top companies, LogiPharma kicks off next week, April 25 – 27, at the Montreux Music …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsSupply ChainLabeling

by Craig Hodgson, on April 4, 2017

Talk to most professionals involved in the pharmaceutical supply chain and they’ll readily admit it’s a complex, cumbersome beast to manage. From the need to comply with US and international …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsSupply ChainRegulatory

by Maureen Perroni, on March 24, 2017

Given the great risk if anything goes wrong, every element of the pharmaceutical supply chain must be held to extremely high standards. If your company is affected by the Food and Drug …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsSupply ChainRegulatory

by Laura Johnson, on March 9, 2017

While attending the recent Pharma Packaging and Labeling event in Philadelphia, a few startling statistics that we’ve heard before resurfaced: 50%: pharmaceutical recalls due to packaging and labeling errors 60%: …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsRegulatory

by Laura Johnson, on February 13, 2017

With the next deadline of the FDA’s Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) less than a year away, you would expect most pharmaceutical companies to be on target for compliance …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsRegulatorySAP Labeling