Optel's Traceability Efforts to Make Mineral Supply Chains Secure and Sustainable
A few weeks ago in Paris, I attended the OECD’s 13th Forum on Responsible Mineral Supply Chains with Ken Fallu, OPTEL’s Director of Business Development for the Mining Sector. This annual event was particularly interesting for us as it brings together industry stakeholders to discuss how to measure impact and drive change, as well as opportunities and challenges related to specific minerals.
Get Smart: Falsified Medicines Directives FAQs
The February 2019 EU Falsified Medicines Directive (EU FMD) deadline is fast approaching, so it’s crucial that pharma companies and their supply chain partners be well versed on the compliance standards to ensure a smooth implementation process.
L4-L5 Serialization and Traceability Solution
For more than a decade, OPTEL’s L4-L5 serialization software, a patented, enterprise-level serialization and traceability solution, has been helping the world’s best-known brands protect their assets.
Brand Protection and Anti-Counterfeiting
To help address this important global and cross-industry issue, developing secure and truly effective new products is key. With this in mind, OPTEL is working with De La Rue to create the most powerful anti-counterfeiting solution on the market.
Environment Assembly Sees Innovation as the Way to #SolveDifferent
The time has come for a global collaborative effort to come up with sustainable solutions to some of the world’s most pressing environmental, social and economic problems.
Survey says most F&B industry players use traceability to fight food fraud
The majority of industry players turn to supply chain traceability systems as the most trusted tool to fight food fraud, a new pan-Canadian survey suggests.
Meeting the Challenges of Russian Track-and-Trace Compliance
The new Russian serialization law, which will be implemented July, 1st 2020, requires pharmaceutical manufacturers to apply unique digital codes on all packaging levels. Discover how OPTEL can help you choose the right track-and-trace partner to make this highly technical implementation a seamless one.
Staying Competitive in the Food and Beverage Industry through Innovation, Digitization and Collaboration
Vanessa Grondin, our Vice-President, Food and Beverage, shared her opinions on collaboration and innovation within the industry, as well as the advantages of increased transparency and digitization of supply chains, during a panel discussion at the International Economic Forum of the Americas on June 11, 2019. Read the summary here.
How End-to-End Traceability Can Help you Reach your Sustainability Goals
According to the United Nations, the world population is projected to jump from 7.2 billion to 9.6 billion by 2050. With all these mouths to feed in just over three decades, the pressure is definitely on the entire food and beverage industry to implement sustainable solutions.
Not Happy with your Serialization Software?
Serialization deadlines in the U.S. and European Union have finally passed. Now what? As serialization mandates become increasingly complex, pharmaceutical companies are scrutinizing whether their current serialization software is the best long-term solution.
Managing Pharma Recalls with Track-and-Trace Solutions
Pharmaceutical product recalls are on the rise in the U.S. and abroad. We explain the 5 main reasons recalls happen and propose an easy and efficient solution.
Don’t Wait: Make Sure you Can Aggregate Today so You’re Ready for Tomorrow
As we pointed out in a previous blog post, the differences between regulatory serialization and track & trace requirements around the world can be tricky for wholesalers and distributors to navigate.