Suppliers of medicines

The pharmaceutical industry is constantly evolving and facing more and more challenges:

Combating counterfeit medicines

The FMD does this for both prescription and non-prescription medication. 

Need for more efficiency in logistics 

From the electronic processing of the order and delivery to the invoice. 

GS1 standards contribute to increased efficiency and thus protect the five rights of the patient.

"The right dose of the right medication to the right person at the right time and in the right way."

Which standard to use for medicines?


Identification of medicines

Which standards should be used for medicines?


Step-by-step plan

Follow our step-by-step plan to identify medicines easily.



Here you will find all the answers to your questions regarding the identification of medicines.

Which regulations do apply?


Discover how to use GS1 standards to comply with the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD).

United Kingdom

Find out what NHS regulations you need to take into account if you operate in the UK market.

United States

Find out what you need to consider when operating in the US market.



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