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The Importance of Product Master Data

By November 2019, wholesale distributors will be required to verify the serialised product identifiers for any saleable products that have been returned to them before they can be restocked and resold. With this new saleable returns verification requirement, the challenges of master data exchange for manufacturers will come to the fore.

To manage the scope, scale, and challenges of the saleable returns requirement, wholesalers and manufacturers must re-evaluate their current methods of exchanging product master data information.

The Scale of the Challenge

The national organisation representing primary wholesale distributors in the US, the Healthcare Distribution Alliance (HDA), executed analysis of saleable returns. This showed that approximately 60 million units of drug product are returned annually, with the majority of saleable returns caused by overstocking (1).

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Dan Walles is the General Manager of Track & Trace and Compliance at TraceLink, where he brings more than 20 years of experience in product management, solution consulting, and service delivery to his role. He has focused exclusively on the needs of the life sciences industry for the past 15 years. Since joining TraceLink in 2010, Dan has been instrumental in educating customers on TraceLink’s Life Sciences Cloud and partner ecosystem to enable compliance and added business value through supply chain visibility and improved patient outcomes.
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