What Would an E-Cigarette Industry Product Application Look Like?

Under the proposed FDA regulations for the e-cigarette industry, manufacturers of e-cigarette products would be required to submit an application for each of their products and for every new product they plan to sell. The information required for these applications is similar to what would be included in a Master Batch Record: Full reports of all information[…]

Shining Stars of E-liquid Manufacturing Use InstantGMP

When we received the premier issue of Vapor Digest, the industry’s first e-liquid manufacturing trade publication, we were thrilled to see that two of the five Shining Stars of E-liquid Manufacturers use InstantGMP manufacturing software. Congratulations to NicVape and NicQuid! We are proud to partner with e-liquid manufacturers with a commitment to quality and Good[…]

cGMP Manufacturing: MBR and BPR Defined

In cGMP manufacturing, all manufacturers are required to keep Master Batch Records (MBRs) and Batch Production Records (BPRs) in order to comply with FDA regulations. Master Batch Records, also known as Master Manufacturing Formulas, are general manufacturing instructions. Each unique formulation must have its own MBR and should include: Identification of product name. Bill of Materials,[…]

New White Paper on Proposed E-Cigarette Regulations

Check out our new white paper for the proposed e-cigarette regulations: Are electronic cigarettes going to be deemed tobacco products and thus be regulated just like smoked tobacco? The answer is a resounding “Not Yet”. Find out the who, what and why of the proposed FDA regulations for the e-cigarette industry in our latest white[…]

InstantGMP to Attend Ingredients Marketplace

InstantGMP will be attending Ingredients Marketplace on June 2-3rd in New York City! The theme of the conference, “What’s Inside Matters” resonates with our commitment quality and Good Manufacturing Practices. A new feature of the Ingredients Marketplace are the”Trends In” sessions, which will be happening right in the expo hall. These 30-minute presentations highlight the[…]

Vapor World Expo Day One

Connecting with current and future InstantGMP Vape customers at Vapor World Expo has certainly been the highlight of our trip so far! With about 110 exhibitors, we won’t get to everyone, but we hope our message of quality and using Good Manufacturing Practices for e-liquids will spread. We caught up with with NicQuids, NicVape, EctoWorld,[…]

E-cigarettes Deemed as Tobacco Products: Another Look at the FDA Proposals

The FDA recently proposed rules on e-cigarettes, deeming them tobacco products, and asked for public comments within the next 75 days.  Up to the release of this document, the regulation of e-cigarettes and other forms of nicotine containing products was ambiguous and not well defined.  Now the FDA wants to regulate e-cigarettes just like tobacco cigarettes.[…]

NicQuid Selects InstantGMP MES to Assure Consistent Quality

Ohio-based NicQuid is a true visionary in the e-liquid industry. They were among the very first to start asking quality-related questions. Those questions turned out to be the right ones to ask, since NicQuid now rates as one of the top 12 e-liquid brands according to Vapor Digest.  To keep their quality consistent and to[…]

FAQ Friday: Security Within InstantGMP Software

Keeping sensitive data secure is a top priority. All InstantGMP software has built in security functions. Security can be configured for each screen by an administrator and access to sensitive data is prevented. Since InstantGMP is cloud-based software, we receive many questions about security: How is the data center physically secured? The data center where[…]