Project Description

How about a free, open-source, DSCSA-compliant traceability system?

Pharmaceutical Commerce | May 2018

Vantage Consulting Group lends support to the Qu4rtet open-source effort

While the focus of laggard pharma packagers these days is to get their packaging lines into conformance with the looming November 2018 deadline for having barcoded, item-level serialization of products, companies that have already completed their packaging-line work are now getting their Level 4 (enterprise to enterprise) reporting and tracking systems in place. This Level 4 work is primarily an exercise in software implementation, and there are numerous vendors (TraceLink, SAP, Arvato, Systech, rfXcel and many others) that have built up substantial customer bases for their solutions. Deadlines for systems compliant with the US Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) begin in 2019 and continue to 2023 (while in Europe, the Falsified Medicines Directive has a February 2019 deadline)….read more