Good Manufacturing Practices 101: The Lowdown on Preventing Low Quality Products

  Good Manufacturing Practices, better known as GMPs, are a system of minimum requirements set by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to ensure safe products of consistent quality. However, they can be intimidating to many due to their complexity. Each FDA-regulated industry features its own standards for GMP compliance, but they all have several[…]

InstantGMP™ Release Notes for Version 3.009.001

New Functionalities Like MPRs, BPRs now have a “view only mode” of their Manufacturing Instructions. This “view only mode” appears after the BPR has been Reviewed, Rejected or Added to Inventory. Each Manufacturing Instruction step in a BPR is “locked” whenever the Manufacturing Instruction step requires a signature and it is signed. When the step[…]

InstantGMP, Inc. Announces Standard Operating Procedures for California Cannabis Regulations

Promoting Quality & Compliance in California’s Recreational Cannabis Market Cary, NC September 17th, 2018 – InstantGMP, Inc., the developer behind the InstantGMP™ suite of software, created a set of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) specifically for the California recreational cannabis industry. When used together with InstantGMP™ Track & Trace software, companies can elevate their brand’s quality[…]

InstantGMP™ Release notes for version 3.009.001

New Functionalities Like MPRs, BPRs now have a “view only mode” of their Manufacturing Instructions. This “view only mode” appears after the BPR has been Reviewed, Rejected or Added to Inventory. Each Manufacturing Instruction step in a BPR is “locked” whenever the Manufacturing Instruction step requires a signature and it is signed. When the step[…]

Is Mandatory Dietary Supplement Product Registration Coming?

From Jennifer Grebow of Nutritional Outlook, industry experts believe dietary supplement product registration could be incoming. One attorney that assisted in drafting the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA) noted that the industry is moving towards a mandatory product listing. The registry is needed as a way for the industry to self-regulate[…]

Cannabis Recalls Will Continue

Despite what testing labs in California might say, recalls regarding cannabis are likely to continue and increase in scale as the green rush continues. Marijuana Business Daily takes a deeper dive into the recalls plaguing California back in July. According to interviewed testing lab executives, recalls will become less of a risk when the state’s[…]

Important Lessons from the FDA’s Kratom Salmonella Probe

Back in February, many kratom manufacturers recalled products due to Salmonella contamination. The outbreak occurred across 41 states with 199 individuals hospitalized per the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). While the outbreak is on the smaller side, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) started the probe to better understand why products became contaminated in the[…]

InstantGMP™ Release Notes for Version 3.007.102 & 3.008.001

InstantGMP™ Release Notes for Version 3.007.102                      Improvements To improve the user experience, we have changed the workflow associated with the “Forgot your password” on the login screen. The email has been moved from the email queue to an immediate delivery mode. InstantGMP™ Release Notes for Version 3.008.001                      New Functionalities Specifications, Requisitions and Inventory can be[…]