InstantGMP Release notes for version 3.001.101

InstantGMP Release notes for version 3.001.101: new functionalities and fixes! Current Release Notes -roll out in progress Customers asked and we built it! This release was launched to add user friendly features for managing data and creating new records New Functionalities: Now you can create Batch Production Records directly from the Master Production Record Now you[…]

If Marijuana is Legalized Tomorrow What Would Happen?

The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) recently rejected a petition from the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to reschedule marijuana from Schedule I to Schedule II under the Controlled Substances Act. After the DEA decision was released, Hillary Clinton’s campaign issued a statement that if elected, marijuana would be rescheduled. We’ve covered Clinton’s stance[…]

InstantGMP™ Transforms Manufacturing with Equipment Integration

Cary, NC – InstantGMP Inc., creator of an Electronic Batch Record system, InstantGMP™ MES 3.0, announces the release of a new feature that connects equipment on the production floor with its cloud-based software. The feature is aimed at helping companies that use InstantGMP™ MES to take their compliance and quality to new levels by accurately[…]

FDA Releases Unique Device Identifier Draft Guidance

Zachary Brennan of the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS) outlined the guidance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about the expected content and forms for the Unique Device Identifier (UDI) for medical device manufacturers and distributors that are coming into effect. UDI Background A UDI is composed of: A device identifier One or more[…]

Department of Justice Targets Dietary Supplement Claims

Josh Long from Natural Product Insider has the scoop on the Department of Justice (DOJ) cracking down on individuals and companies that claim their products are treatments for diseases and conditions. Health officials have always expressed their concern about consumers facing health conditions that use unproven remedies as treatment versus seeking traditional medicine. These products[…]

Pennsylvania Vape Tax “A Catastrophe”

Legislators in Pennsylvania recently passed a $1.3-billion revenue package at the expense of e-cigarettes. The 40% wholesale tax on e-cigarettes, e-liquids, and vaping devices are upsetting many local shops. The deal, signed by Governor Tom Wolf, is an extension of a current wholesale tax on roll-your-own tobacco. Michael Curry is the owner of Life Smoke[…]

InstantGMP™ Completes Validation of Version 3.0 of its Electronic Batch Record Software

Cary, NC – InstantGMP™ has completed validation of the latest version (v3.0) of its cloud-based electronic batch record software. This system was designed for manufacturing products according to regulations set by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European Union (EU). The software is validated to meet those regulations and also complies with: 21 CFR[…]

Election 2016: Will Clinton Legalize Marijuana?

Note: This is not an endorsement of Hillary Clinton. InstantGMP™ will be reporting on various aspects of the Presidential candidates’ platforms and their potential impact. By Kelly L. Waters, Marketing Manager (Ms. Waters does not endorse Clinton, she’s just the author) In an earlier blog entry, we went in depth about how Trump and his running-mate[…]

Election 2016: Will Trump Legalize Medical Marijuana?

Note: This is not an endorsement of Donald Trump. InstantGMP™ will be reporting on various aspects of the Presidential candidates’ platforms and their potential impact. By Kelly L. Waters, Marketing Manager (Ms. Waters does not endorse Trump, she’s just the author) Aside from Medicare concerns and the cost of pharmaceuticals, legalization of medical marijuana is a[…]