Packaging Scotland

Coding & Marking

‘Pioneering’ software launched to help firms meet FMD compliance

MACSA ID UK Ltd has launched its ‘pioneering’ Serial Pharma software, to help meet the requirements of the EU Falsified Medical Directive (FMD)...

April 2019

Needham Inks confirms merger with Specialised Industrial Chemicals

NEEDHAM Inks has announced a merger with Specialised Industrial Chemicals (SIC), which has been tipped to expand on their ink solutions for the coding and..

April 2019

Whisky business for Videojet Technologies

TODAY’S rain is tomorrow’s whisky, so goes the Scottish proverb, and it’s just as well. HM Revenue and Customs data analysed by the Scotch Whisky..

April 2019

Ayr supplier’s new base is up to code

AYR-based coding and labelling supplier ITS (Identification Technologies Scotland) has recently moved into a new base triple the size of its old one, in a bid..

April 2019

Perfecting the craft: laser coder boosts Edinburgh brewery

AN Edinburgh craft beer start-up company is said to benefiting from improved codes after splashing out on a CSL30 laser coder from Linx Printing Technologies...

April 2019

Are you FMD-ready?

Pharmaceutical manufacturers must now comply with the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) which is aimed at reducing the number of falsified medicines..

April 2019

Coding solution from Rotech saves food producer’s bacon

FEEDING systems designer and manufacturer Rotech has installed a new coding solution for a bacon producer, said to be the first installation of its kind in the..

March 2019

Why it’s not too late to get FMD-ready

The clock is ticking for pharmaceutical manufacturers to comply with the FMD (Falsified Medicines Directive). Aimed at reducing the number of falsified..

January 2019

Coding and marking for alcoholic drinks

John Tierney, marketing director at Linx Printing Technologies, provides an overview of the coding and marking requirements of the UK alcoholic drinks industry..

January 2019

Life is sweet thanks to automation

A premium chocolate producer has reportedly experienced significant labour-saving benefits since automating its coding process. Suffolk-based Pump Street..

January 2019

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