Vetter Advances Serialization Project for South Korean Market
Vetter has announced the manufacture of commercial batches with single-use identification numbers. Following the introduction of a serialization service last year, the company has now implemented product serialization for secondary packaging for a leading pharmaceutical companies. In accordance with the requirements from the South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) Vetter’s solution identifies the drugs on the folding boxes via a 2-D data matrix code with a serial number, GTIN, expiry date, and batch number.
Presently, South Korea has only asked for serialization on the folding package. China, however, has legislated use of 1-D linear codes including aggregation with the shipping box. The company’s comprehensive serialization service includes a range of formats for serial numbers, different code systems; such as a 2-D data matrix codes, interfaces and reports, as well as various aggregation depths.