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Jun
04

Automation Demonstrating its Downside in Product Recalls

ACConventional wisdom suggests that automation and robotics should make products safer by removing the potential for human error adding more precision to production. But some industries are finding that automation is a double-edged sword. The food industry, in particular, has experienced a string of product recalls whose origins can be traced back to automated systems. Take factory farming, for example. Food Quality & Safety Magazine

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Apr
23

Birth of a recall

When a consumer’s smartphone spontaneously combusts, the word-of-mouth news spreads to millions within days if not hours. If a certain blood pressure medicine is contaminated with a potentially cancer-causing agent, it could take months before routine testing uncovers the defect, and weeks more before the news and notifications slowly trickle.

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Jun
18

How Recalls Cause Shortages in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Drug recalls can be extremely taxing for all parties involved. From making sure there is a temporary replacement to checking the supply of the replacement and its reliability, companies face many challenges. Along with this complex process, manufacturers must ensure recall is handled properly and the affected drug is removed from distribution. However, by not finding a proper substitute, negative effects can ripple down to consumers and the pharmaceutical industry will have more issues on their hands.

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Mar
07

Pharmaceutical Recall Complexity Requires Expertise to Match

A recent survey found that pharmaceutical recalls are among the types consumers consider most important – the ones most likely to catch their attention. With that kind of interest, it is vital for companies to execute recalls effectively and compliantly. And the key steps for managing pharmaceutical recalls are as complex as the regulations that govern them.

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Dec
04

21st Century Cures: One Year Later

How to quickly locate and remove a recalled product Test your recall procedures with mock recalls Determine dangerous vs. defective recall products When President Barack Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act into law in December 2016, he

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