One Year to EU FMD: How to Achieve Compliance in Time

Here's a month-by-month break down on how to comply and optimise your pharmaceutical packaging lines before 09 February 2019.

One Year for EU FMD Implementation: A month-by-month guide to compliance

With one year to go for pharmaceutical manufacturers, packaging sites and Marketing Authorisation Holders (MAHs) to achieve compliance with the Falsified Medicines Directive, the team in Crest Solutions have put together this guide to help you meet the deadline. 

Crest Solutions wins €40,000 prize in 'Payback' Competition

We are delighted to announce that Crest Solutions has won the top prize of €40,000 in’s ‘Payback' Competition.

The competition asked entrants to outline how a recent hire through had helped to improve and grow their business.

Frank Madden is the founder and CEO of Crest Solutions, a leading provider of automated vision inspection and anti-counterfeiting solutions for the pharmaceutical packaging industry that currently employs 87 people in Ireland.

Key partner Antares Vision launches R&D Facility in Galway, Ireland

Tackling counterfeit medicine

In 2013, Antares Vision, Crest Solutions and our sister company VistaLink joined forces as key partners.

Our objective was to deliver the leading range of Antares Vision serialisation solutions to pharmaceutical sites in Ireland, the UK, Benelux and Scandinavia, assisting to tackle the global issue of counterfeit medicines. 

See Live Serialisation Demonstration & Explore EU-FMD Readiness as part of Lifesciences Trends 2017

We are delighted to present Lifesciences Trends 2017: A National and Regional Perspective. Join us at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Ditchley House, Cork on November 15th, as we explore the topics that have shaped and impacted the Lifesciences sector in Ireland and in particular, the Munster region.

Download the Lifesciences Trends 2017 Conference Brochure.

Crest Solutions supports women re-entering the workforce through ReBoot initiative

Assisting a highly skilled workforce to rejoin the world of work.

Crest Solutions is proud to support ReBOOT, an initiative which has been launched in order to assist women who wish to rejoin the world of work following time pursuing other goals. 

"A number of Ireland's top technology firms are backing the Women ReBOOT initiative, the first time such a collaboration has occurred, in response to the gender imbalance in IT. 

Dan Anslow to speak on the EU-FMD at PPMA 2017

Joined by a customer who has implemented Serialisation and continues to optimise further lines, Dan will take the audience through the realities of achieving compliance with regulations for Track & Trace, including the European Falsified Medicines Directive.

Meanwhile on stand F62 we will join our partner Antares Vision to demo their leading range of solutions for Serialisation and Track & Trace.

Pivot barcode grading system launching at LabelExpo Europe

Pivot will be launched Labelexpo Europe 2017, running September 24th-28th.

Barcode grading reimagined!

Following on from our success with our renowned PrintInspector product, which achieves 100% inspection of thermal transfer printed labels, we have developed Pivot.

Pivot ensures barcodes printed on Zebra thermal transfer industrial printers pass the required grade. Launching in Brussels this month at LabelExpo Europe 2017, Pivot will be running on Stand 3B74.