The Advantages Beyond Food Safety Prevention and Outbreak Response
Food traceability software, with sophisticated inventory tracking and planning capabilities, can offer many other advantages to agri-food businesses besides preventing and mitigating the impact of foodborne illnesses.
Why and How Are Data Matrix Codes Used in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Data Matrix codes can offer high density data in smaller sizes, which makes them best to be used on products that have a limited surface area to print on. Data Matrix codes are also the only 2D codes approved by GS1 for regulated healthcare items.
Leveraging Technology to Identify GHG Hotspots and Reduce Scope 3 Emissions
What is Scope 3 of the GHG protocol and why is it so important? Learn how end-to-end supply chain traceability can help reduce GHG emissions and hit Scope 3 targets.
Leveraging Circular Economy Innovations to Overcome Supply Chain Challenges
The major ripple effects of COVID-19 and the Ukraine crisis have indeed caused many a cog in material and manufacturing supply chains.
Top Benefits of Using an Intelligent Supply Chain Platform for FSMA Compliance
The FSMA’s Section 204 requires that stakeholders throughout the food supply chain beef up their traceability recordkeeping capacities as well as revamp the technologies, workflows and procedures for FSMA compliance.
Bill 3846 and the Brazilian National Drug Control System
Bill 3846, which proposes including a QR code for a digital patient package insert, also contains text that revokes the requirement of drug serialization and establishment of the National Drug Control System (SNCM).
How Upcoming Changes to FSMA Rules Will Elevate the Need for More Advanced Food Traceability Technologies
As a further step in ensuring FSMA compliance, real-time and continuous monitoring, OPTEL’s intelligent supply chain platforms, will be paramount in any robust food safety plan.
OPTEL’s Carbotrace Mitigates Stakeholder Pressure to Demonstrate Concrete Action to Reduce GHG Emissions
What are the different scopes of the GHG protocol and how can OPTEL’s CarboTrace solution help companies hit their ESG targets?
Reporting to the National Drug Control System
The SNCM is the Anvisa environment for exchanging data with members of the pharmaceutical supply chain. Reporting is done through what are known as “event instances,” which describe the context in which an operation occurred.
What Preparation You Need to Be Ready for the DSCSA Audit
The Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) is nearing the end of its 10-year implementation period on November 23, 2023.
What Are the 2023 DSCSA Interoperability Requirements?
Currently, the DSCSA is under phase one of the traceability requirements, which require products to be trackable at the lot level.
Traceability Systems for the Pharmaceutical Industry
The choice of a traceability system will depend on several factors: space, the speed of the line, the size and design of the cartons, where they are to be printed, and budget.