Loftware Blog / Regulatory

by Fiona Smart, on July 13, 2021

The number of challenges for the global pharmaceutical industry is perhaps higher than ever before. Competitive pressures, new stipulations from governments and regulators, products coming off patent and market pricing …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsRegulatoryLabeling

by Danny Lim, on July 7, 2021

In this article we will outline the specific changes implemented by recent regulations for cosmetics in China, and discuss the implications for cosmetics and beauty companies interested in capitalizing on …

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Topics:RegulatoryChemicalLabeling

by Sam Ireland, on September 3, 2020

Data integrity, regulatory compliance, and supplier labeling are areas of vital importance to chemicals companies. Over recent years, leading companies in this space have sought to adopt an Enterprise Labeling …

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Topics:RegulatoryChemicalLabeling

by Diana Headrick, on June 23, 2020

In the race for treatments and vaccines for the COVID-19 virus, pharmaceutical companies are working around the clock to deliver solutions in less time than was previously possible. Clinical trials …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsLife SciencesHealthcareRegulatoryLabelingSpectrumBarcode LabelingCOVID-19

by Sam Ireland, on May 5, 2020

The European Parliament has voted to extend the deadline for the implementation of the EU Medical Device Regulations to May 2021, subject to member state approval. As a result, we’re …

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Topics:Medical DevicesRegulatory

by Pierre Heymann, on February 4, 2020

Traceability around the world can help supply chains improve. Tracing goods through the supply chain has become an important part of logistics today. Whether an organization is bound by strict …

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Topics:CounterfeitingRegulatoryRetailManufacturingLabelingTransportation & LogisticsLogisticsLoftware NewsTrack & TraceabilityStandardizationBarcode LabelingGS1

by Joe Farrell, on October 1, 2019

What are the regulations around medical device labeling around the world? Medical device labeling is one of the essential processes that goes into producing equipment for the health care sector …

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Topics:Medical DevicesHealthcareRegulatoryTrack & TraceabilityGS1UDI

by Dalton Litzelman, on August 21, 2019

Have you been struggling with regulatory forces when dealing with Enterprise Labeling? Maybe you're dealing with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding consumer safety labels. If you work within …

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Topics:Regulatory

by Dalton Litzelman, on August 6, 2019

In today’s business environment, meeting the needs of your customers is crucial to success. Many companies have a vast customer base that require unique information on their labels. Whether you're …

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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 Jackie Steele, on November 27, 2018

Labeling regulations always change. Getting regulatory compliance right is one of the most important product manufacturing concerns, regardless of industry. A mistake or misalignment with rules can lead to costly …

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Topics:RegulatoryFood & BeverageArtwork Management

by Jackie Steele, on October 25, 2018

What's the key to saving money in labeling-related processes? Some manufacturing process costs are simply unavoidable and can't be reduced any further. Beyond these bedrock expenses associated with producing finished …

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Topics:Supply ChainRegulatoryManufacturingLogisticsArtwork Management

by Maureen Perroni, on July 30, 2018

Businesses face a paradox: they must abide by stringent regulations in order to stay in business, yet those same regulations can present challenges to operating efficiently. Regulations affect many facets …

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Topics:RegulatoryBarcode Labeling

by Laura Johnson, on July 9, 2018

Medical device labeling requirements around the world are intensifying. As regulations continue to go into effect around the world, compliant and up-to-date medical device labeling has become an essential element …

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Topics:Medical DevicesRegulatoryTrack & Traceability

by Craig Hodgson, on June 15, 2018

Last week’s GS1 Connect event held in blazing hot Phoenix brought together hundreds of key influencers and decision makers from Foodservice, Healthcare, Retail Grocery and Apparel to discuss latest trends …

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