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Medical Device Labeling: EU Regulation MDR 2017/745

In order to meet the constantly evolving requirements for medical devices, the European Parliament and the European Council issued the new EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) 2017/745 on April 5, 2017. Here’s what you need to know!

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How to Print the Russian Crypto Code for Serialization of Drugs

The Russian crypto code law poses major challenges for pharmaceutical manufacturers: Since January 2020, all labeling systems must be able to apply special identification codes to drug packaging.

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EAN and EAN codes – What is the difference?

EAN code and EAN differ. But if the barcode type EAN is incorrectly equated with the article number EAN, confusion can arise. Especially since EAN codes are still used even though EAN no longer exists!

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Labelling more efficiently – 5 future-proof solutions

Reducing operating costs, increasing productivity, improving quality: In this article, we will show you how to achieve these goals in manufacturing and logistics with smart labeling solutions from Weber Marking Systems!

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Shipping optimization: Improve e-commerce logistics with label automation

Automate your labeling processes in order to ship faster, make customers happy and stay competitive! Learn more about the options in this blog post!

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How variable data labels can boost your business

Variable data labels are used to identify, track and authenticate products along the entire supply chain. They also help manufacturers optimize their operating costs and market their brand. Learn more about their amazing capabilities in our blog post!

The Amazon Transparency app

Amazon Transparency Codes for Counterfeit Protection

Amazon Transparency is a new solution from e-commerce giant Amazon to help manufacturers fight counterfeiting. Check this post if you want to learn more!

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Marking packaging alongside the production line

When marking packaging (whether it is primary, secondary or tertiary), you need to take several aspects into account and know which printer or label machine is the right one. Keep reading to learn more!

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NEW inks for thermal inkjet printers: maximize your efficiency!

Weber Marking Systems presents its two new Markoprint inks for thermal inkjet printers. Learn more about these new inks by checking out this post!

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Anti-Counterfeiting: Will Amazon introduce product serialization?

In order to combat the illegal business with counterfeit goods even more effectively, Amazon Marketplace may soon introduce its own serial numbers.

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Managing product recalls: industrial marking and traceability are crucial

Learn how labeling and marking systems can help trace goods, identify defective products and protect your brand throughout the entire supply chain!

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EU chemicals regulation: Unique Formula Identifier (UFI) soon mandatory

According to EU regulations, a Unique Formula Identifier (UFI) will be required on the labels of products classified for health or physical hazards from 2020.

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Secure label printing in the food and pharmaceuticals industries

GMP-certified ink and IP65 printheads for inkjet printers Following extensive testing, Markoprint 2580 ink for

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Data Matrix Code: a barcode with special skills

Barcodes can be found everywhere: on food packaging in the supermarket, on shipping packages in