Special Reports
January / February 2018

Special Report: Serialization - A Global Transformation

Serialization: A Global Transformation


Deadlines Are Looming

Whether serialization deadlines have arrived or are imminently approaching, smaller companies along pharmaceutical supply chains are scrambling to prepare—and for many, it’s a problem.

Making a Serialization Program Operational

Regulations around the world are driving pharmaceutical companies and their supply chain partners to develop serialization and track-and-trace programs.

Serialization after the Line Is Ready

Much of the attention on serialization is focused on technical solutions for packaging lines. Marking and vision systems are key ingredients in efforts to meet global serialization requirements, but many other areas also need attention as companies start (or continue) to produce serialized products.