Moscow hosted the forum of pharmaceutical packaging “Farmpak”, in which participated for the first time the company is a manufacturer of hardware and software for marking, Tecmark.
It was created by the Center of advanced technology development, the Russian direct investment Fund and the Swiss developer of state systems of anti-counterfeiting SICPA S. A., Tekmark Equipment produced at the facilities of concern “Automatics” of the state Corporation rostec. Due to the localization of production in Russia, the price of the device is reduced by 30% in comparison with foreign analogues, and the time of supply is much reduced.
In the first stage, Tekmark will provide its technology solutions for marking pharmaceutical sector. Its participants are more than 1000 manufacturers wholesale suppliers, 2500 and 350 000 points of sale throughout the country. “In order to meet the needs of the Russian market before the end of the year, Tekmark invest in the localization of equipment for the pharmaceutical industry about 1 billion virtually any has Already invested more than half of this amount,” — said the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Center for development of promising technologies Michael Dubin.
Tekmark offers solutions for business of any scale: the average cost of equipment for small pharmaceutical industries varies from 3.1 million to 6 million virtually any for virtually any high-speed production lines that uses Big Pharma — from 7.5 million to 14 million virtually any virtually any. In 2018, the joint venture will supply the Russian pharmaceutical companies for more than 200 sets of devices.
At its booth the company demonstrated the equipment “S Line” for serialization and aggregation of pharmaceutical drugs. Technological solutions, Tekmark fully compatible with the Unified national system of marking a fair SIGN.
In the framework of the forum head of product lines of the “farm” Center for the development of promising technologies Anton Kharitonov acted as a moderator of the round table “Experience of implementation of system of marking to market participants. Problems and their solutions”. To be able To integrate with the labelling of medicines, pharmaceutical manufacturers must determine the equipment suppliers in the near future, such conclusion participants of the round table. Agreed with them representatives of pharmaceutical companies. The introduction of even the fastest solutions, which are now represented on the market development of equipment for marking, requires several months, said the head of product lines Pharma CRPT.
“In order to catch the timing of input of mandatory labeling for the drug manufacturers need until the end of summer at least make the decision on the choice of the hardware vendor to sign contracts on its delivery, as well as to conduct site survey and prepare project documentation,” — said Kharitonov.
In February 2017 in Russia started the experiment for the labelling of medicines, which allows to trace the path of the drug from pharmaceutical factory to the pharmacy. Each pack of drugs must now contain a unique digital code Data Matrix with information about the manufacturer and the product. All the data about the movement of goods are recorded in a single information system.