Global Vision is the world leader in the design and delivery of innovative proofreading technologies for the pharmaceutical marketplace. Our solutions have been integrated throughout the entire packaging workflows of over 72% of the major pharmaceutical companies worldwide, reducing the risk of text, artwork and printed packaging errors throughout.

Global Vision’s suite of proofreading products reduces inspection and approval times, thus speeding up the time it takes for new products to make it to market. Global Vision has worked with clients such as Pfizer, Abbott Laboratories, Bayer, Merck, GSK and others to increase their proofreading accuracy, speed, productivity and process efficiencies

Global Vision solutions meet FDA 21 CFR Part 11 requirements and the company passes all of its pharmaceutical audits.

Automated proofreading technologies

Global Vision offers a complete suite of products featuring text-based, pixel-based, barcode and Braille inspection technologies. Global Vision solutions meet all proofreading needs throughout the pharmaceutical packaging workflow process, including upfront design, package development, label control and production. Pharmaceutical companies worldwide rely on Global Vision’s proofreading solutions to eliminate printed artwork and copy-related errors found on items such as labels, cartons, leaflets, press sheets, inserts, marketing materials, brochures, procedures and contracts.

Secure your brand packaging

Global Vision understands the challenges faced by pharmaceutical companies while proofreading different types of documents. Strict regulations, multiple department participation, multilingual text, and paper-based inspections − all make proofreading a difficult and overwhelming task. Our solutions are designed to:

  • decrease time spent reviewing and confirming changes in key documents
  • ensure the integrity of all artwork and copy
  • streamline and expedite approvals
  • reduce costs
  • eliminate errors.

By implementing Global Vision’s inspection solutions at every stage of the process, you can ensure that no costly errors get through.

Global Vision Solutions of particular interest to pharmaceutical companies

Web-based packaging inspection tools

Proofware is the world’s first all-in-one web-based packaging inspection suite, giving enterprise-wide instant access to everyone involved in the security of their brand copy and artwork. Proofware offers a variety of web-based packaging quality control applications to seamlessly proofread PDF throughout the workflow process, catching any undetected errors before it’s too late.

Document comparison and label inspection

DocuProof is a text verification solution that compares text in virtually any language and even compares unlike files (graphic vs word files). Quickly and easily identify changes in fonts, sizes, deletions, inserts, spelling and location. DocuProof dramatically eases the challenges that professionals face on a daily basis when trying to manage and ensure the accuracy of packaging components, contracts, publications and manuscripts.

Artwork and graphics inspection tool

ArtProof is the first 64-bit artwork inspection solution for Mac and Windows environments. Developed for printer, pre-press and graphics industry users, ArtProof inspects artwork with pixel precision, dramatically increasing packaging accuracy while reducing inspection times. ArtProof quickly detects and identifies missing text, graphics, incorrect fonts and text sizes, as well as broken type and colour deviations.

Print inspection solutions

ScanProof provides accurate print inspection quality control of all printed packaging and scanned components. ScanProof is ideal for the inspection of packaging proofs, labels, cartons and nested press sheets in both printed and PDF formats.

Scan360 – The Cylinder Scanner Scan360 cylinder scanner is the leading artwork inspection scanner for cylinders.

Scan Wet-ink wet ink roll scanners use state-of-the-art technology. Scan Wet-ink is designed to not absorb or smudge ink on a press sheet. The non-absorbency characteristics of Scan Wet-ink further reduce the possibility of transferring cross-contaminants from one sample to the next, ensuring quality results.

ScanBook is a high-speed booklet scanner designed for the medical device and pharmaceutical markets to address the need for quality control of multiple page documents and user guides. ScanBook allows the user to scan and inspect any document effortlessly using automatic settings and custom profiles.

Braille inspection tools

BrailleProof is a Braille inspection and Braille verification tool that digitally inspects Braille text for added or missing Braille components, ensuring that the Braille matches the approved PDF. BrailleProof also converts Braille components into readable text, ensuring accuracy of the Braille.

BraillePoint is a Braille dot measurement tool perfect for measuring Braille dot height and verifying Braille dot placement. With BraillePoint, users can ensure the precision of all embossed and screen-printed Braille found on cartons and labels.

Barcode verification

BarProof, a barcode verification tool and decoder, builds quality into your process by taking it all the way upstream to your PDF files. BarProof automatically locates and verifies all barcodes on a label, carton or press sheet and grades each according to CEN/ANSI/ISO standards. Bar width reduction (BWR) and magnification measurements are also provided. BarProof verifies and decodes 1D and 2D barcodes including UPC, data matrix and QR.

Insert counting

iCount is the leading insert counting tool. Designed for printers and packaging professionals, iCount is designed to accurately count inserts, outserts and cartons in as fast as 1/30th of a second.