GS1 India News 

20 January 2022

QR code on APIs to be made mandatory from next year to combat counterfeit medicines

Zee Business
20 January 2022

Over 750 medical companies adopted GS1 standards to beat fake products: CEO

Business Today
31 December 2021

Risks in the healthcare sector due to lack of standardization

Economic Times
7 September 2021

Why online marketplaces are endorsing GS1 standards

30 June 2021

GS1 India signs MoU with Midas Research Lab; to develop cutting-edge technologies

Free Press Journal
29 June 2021

With a ‘Humanising AI’ approach to problem solving, Tredence is leapfrogging enterprise AI adoption

21 June 2021

Traceability system a must for drugs: GS1 chief

The Hindu BusinessLine
2 June 2021

Traceability enables validation of vaccines to prevent counterfeits

Financial Express
1 June 2021

Need of securing the vaccine distribution and administration chain

ET HealthWorld ET CIO
17 May 2021

What is EUDAMED and Basic UDI-DI?

MedTech Dive

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GS1 India Forum 2024

Date: February GS1 India is organising a subscriber conference in Mumbai on February 2024, which will bring together industry leaders from the Retail, Food, FMCG, Online commerce, and Healthcare industries.

Discussions on the role of new-age technologies like Blockchain, AI, and IOT in creating digital disruptions, Master Data Management Strategy, Traceability, Circular Economy, and Sustainability will be held through panel discussions and presentations.

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Industry and Standard News

How Covid-19 Has Opened up New Opportunities for Pharma Firms

Published on 20 February 2022

As India reeled under the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, its healthcare sector rose to the challenge. India was hailed as the world’s pharmacy and the government also reoriented its policies towards making the country self-reliant in terms of vaccines, drugs, medical devices and equipment. Meeting the challenges posed by the pandemic has helped build a foundation for the healthcare sector to gather pace in the future.

Business Today

Army begins RFID tagging of ammunition

Published on 9 February 2022

“The implementation of the RFID solution for ammunition asset visibility will transform the management of ammunition and bring in a quantum jump in ammunition management and tracking,” the Army said in a statement.

The Print

QR code on APIs to be made mandatory from next year to combat counterfeit medicines

Published on 20 January 2022

The government has made it mandatory to put QR codes on Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) used in medicines. The new rule will be applicable from January 1, 2023. After that, it will be mandatory to put QR code in API. This new rule will also help in distinguishing between genuine and counterfeit drugs much easier.

Zee Business

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