medical device and labeling and compliance

Addressing Medical Device Labeling & Compliance Challenges

Susan Gosnell Life sciences, Medical Devices Leave a Comment

The medical device industry is poised for growth in the coming years. This presents opportunities for many, but also immense challenges and greater strain on the supply chain. And considering that the medical device industry is highly regulated, these companies also have to pay special attention to varying requirements across borders, lengthy approval processes and non-compliance penalties – all of …

SAP and labeling

Digital labeling in SAP – An integral part of the new normal supply chain

Lee Patty Cloud computing, SAP Leave a Comment

Today we are experiencing massive fluctuations in consumer demand patterns and workplace practices that just six months ago would have seemed farfetched. Economic downturns are threatening the livelihood of many companies and businesses need to not only ensure continuity today, but also a foundation for the future. To this end, streamlining supply chain efficiency and visibility has never been more …

post pandemic

The new post-pandemic business model: providing services virtually

Paul Vogt Cloud computing, Industry news Leave a Comment

In our business, the human touch is important. Prior to the pandemic, as a NiceLabel channel partner, you were constantly visiting customers with new solutions, to provide services, check supply inventory and discuss ongoing projects. The pandemic has put a stop to many of these in-person visits, and we’ve had to go virtual. To continue to provide the same level …

cloud, suppliers

Cloud: A solution for manufacturers and suppliers alike

Lee Patty Cloud computing Leave a Comment

Accurate and efficient labeling is essential for any supply chain, as it plays a critical role in everything from avoiding errors to increasing visibility and ensuring goods move quickly from point A to point B. It’s here that supplier compliance and cooperation is extremely valuable. But, as many who work with massive networks of third-party suppliers, contract manufacturers, re-packagers, re-labelers …

pharmaceutical manufacturers

Overcoming the challenge of accurate supplier labeling

Ken Moir Cloud computing, Life sciences, Pharmaceutical Leave a Comment

Mergers and acquisitions are all too common for pharmaceutical manufacturers. While the combination of two companies has its benefits, it doesn’t come without growing pains and challenges. Take for example, labeling. A merger can result in decentralized labeling processes with inherited home-grown systems and a new array of third-party suppliers, contract manufacturers, re-packagers and re-labelers. It can also lead to …

NiceLabel kickoff 2021

Kickoff 2021: Looking ahead to a bright future

Metka Silar Sturm Company culture Leave a Comment

This year’s Sales and Marketing kickoff was an event like no other in NiceLabel’s history. First, due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, the traditional week-long event in Slovenia was replaced by a four-day, all-virtual kickoff. Second, the kickoff comes on the heels of the recent announcement that NiceLabel and Loftware are joining forces. And, last but not least, the event follows …

future of food labeling

The future of food labeling: What’s ahead in 2021

Ken Moir Cloud computing, Food and beverage Leave a Comment

2020 was a wild year for food manufacturers and supply chains worldwide, and at the epicenter of many of this year’s challenges was one unassuming, yet vital element to streamlining operations and ensuring success: the label. Like many years, 2020 saw countless recalls due to mislabeled allergens, but we also experienced many new and emerging issues that were entirely unexpected. …

supply chain processes in the cloud

Labeling for the future: Streamlining supply chain processes in the cloud

Lee Patty Cloud computing, Industry news Leave a Comment

In just a few short years, cloud technology has become ubiquitous across countless industries worldwide. And with a broad range of benefits, from operational efficiency and scale to greater financial value, it’s no surprise that businesses of all sizes are adopting cloud solutions at an increasing rate. In fact, even before Covid-19, the cloud SaaS market was projected to jump …

channel partners growth

NiceLabel + Loftware = a great business growth opportunity for channel partners

Paul Vogt Industry news Leave a Comment

At NiceLabel, we pride ourselves on our long-standing relationships with our channel partners. When we look back over the course of the past decade, we notice two things. One, we’ve experienced very little drop-off amongst our channel partners. In fact, the top 30 partners we had in 2012 are still major partners for us today. Two, we also see that …

EU MDR

Five steps to EU MDR-compliant labeling

Susan Gosnell Life sciences, Medical Devices Leave a Comment

The EU MDR one-year delay gives you the opportunity to take a more measured, strategic approach to compliance. However, it’s important to use the time wisely. In this blog, we highlight five steps that will help you on the road to UDI compliance. We’ll also talk about how to review your existing labeling processes and ensure you’re using the best …