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Mass Serialization Strategies For the Pharmaceutical Industry

Six million counterfeit cosmetics/personal care products and 1.2 million foodstuffs and beverage products were seized at the European Union (EU) border last year. In addition, counterfeit medicines had 2.7 million products stopped at the border. Stateside, U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Office of International Trade announced that the domestic value of counterfeit and pirated products seized by CBP and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) increased by 2.7% in mid-fiscal year 2008 over 2007.