Member of Optel Group, Optel Vision, a leading provider of inspection and serialization systems for the global pharmaceutical industry, announced today the launch of its new Fast Series, a line of preconfigured Track & Trace products that are specially designed to help pharmaceutical manufacturers meet compliance requirements, fast. Delivered in as little as six weeks, they are the perfect solution to the tight regulation deadlines imposed by the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) in the US and the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) in Europe.
Built with the highest standards of quality and performance in mind, Optel Vision's Fast Series units were specifically developed to accommodate various product sizes, speeds and print locations ─ for optimal productivity and versatility. Every Optel Vision Fast Series unit features a simple and convenient user interface with clear operational instructions and, combined with the Open SiteMaster software solution, manufacturers can control the entire serialization and aggregation process.
“Many small pharmaceutical companies in the U.S. haven’t started their serialization process yet, and they are finding themselves in a difficult situation because time is running out for the delivery of full-scale systems," mentioned Etienne Gagnon, President of Optel Vision. "With the recent expansion of our production facilities and a new streamlined and dedicated manufacturing process for Fast Series units, we are proud to offer a line of products that can be delivered in as little as six weeks ─ that’s a real game-changer in the pharmaceutical industry,” continued Mr. Gagnon.
In addition to fast delivery time, Fast Series also offers organizations optimum scalability and flexibility opportunities for their future serialization expansion. "We understand that modifying business processes can be challenging and, to overcome this challenge, we've leveraged all the experience we've gained from thousands of serialization projects worldwide," stated Mario Simard, Director of Product Line Management at Optel Vision. "We're not only providing customers with the necessary features to start their serialized production now, but also allowing them to generate additional revenues in the future, when they are ready to scale up,” added Mr. Simard.
About Optel Vision
Founded in Quebec City in 1989, Optel Vision integrates automated inspection and serialization systems into pharmaceutical production lines, helping ensure the safety of customers’ products. Optel Vision is a worldwide leader in traceability systems for the pharmaceutical industry with a wide customer base, including eight out of the ten biggest generic drug manufacturers in the world. As a founding and active member of the Open-SCS working group and organizer of several serialization roundtable events worldwide, Optel Vision also initiates various collaborative efforts that bring together key industry players to address important serialization issues. Optel Vision has four main operation centers (Canada, Ireland, India and Brazil), and a total of over 800 employees across 20 countries.
About Optel Group
Parent company of well-renowned Optel Vision, Optel Group oversees a group of business units that use common technologies, mainly in optics, electronics, computer science, and robotics. Each of these business units develops inspection, serialization, traceability and engineering solutions and services for various industries for the purpose of solving real, important issues to ultimately help create a better world. Optel Group is committed to supporting communities in order to ensure the well-being of future generations while respecting employees, customers, and the environment.
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Pharma Security World 2018: "Anti-counterfeiting and Brand Safety"
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Global Illicit Trade Summit 2018: Out of the shadows
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4XScience 2018 E2E Supply Chain Serialization Benchmark Workshop
March 27-28, 2018 - Brussels, Belgium
Robert Schuman Foundation conference: Smuggling, counterfeiting and the financing of terrorism – mobilising economic stakeholders
April 11, 2018 - Brussels, Belgium
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4th Global Brand Protection EU Innovation Programme (GBPIP)
April 26-27, 2018 - London, UK
IACC 2018 Annual Spring Conference
May 16-18, 2018 - Seattle (WA), USA
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Partnership for Safe Medicines 2018 Interchange
June 07, 2018 - Washington D.C., USA
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September 2018 (dates tbc) - Switzerland
Rx-360 Global Life Science Supply Chain 2018 Conference: Driving Innovative Quality Strategies
September 25-26, 2018 - Miami (FL), USA
2018 A-CAPP Center Brand Protection Strategy Summit
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13th Security Document Summit (SDS)
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