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Press Release

RegASK Achieves Three Critical Certifications

RegTech platform awarded crucial certifications, underscoring its commitment to data security and privacy RegASK, the global RegTech empowering businesses to...

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Food and Nutrition

RegASK streamlines regulatory compliance for CPG companies via AI

RegASK’s digital platform leverages AI to help food and beverage manufacturers remain compliant and competitive “in an ever-evolving regulatory environment,”...

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Medical Devices

Unlocking Success in SaMD Product Launches Through AI

AI-driven regulatory platforms support SaMD organizations by proactively monitoring and adapting to the dynamic global regulatory landscape. The technology alerts...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care

Reg Intelligence: 2024 Trends in the Cosmetic Industry

The cosmetic industry is witnessing a post-pandemic renaissance, with sales on an upward trajectory, set to reach $580 billion by...

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Press Release

RegASK Welcomes New Chief Product Technology Officer

NEW YORK CITY and SINGAPORE, November 2, 2023 – RegASK, a global regtech SaaS platform that enables businesses to leverage AI...

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Food and Nutrition

The Regulatory Landscape for Cannabis and Cannabinoids

Article and case study written in collaboration with Life Science Law – Legal experts in life science industry laws and...

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RegTech

Compliance and AI – Caroline Shleifer on How AI Enhances Regulatory Intelligence and Compliance

A podcast in partnership with Tom Fox and Compliance and A.I. What is the role of Artificial Intelligence in compliance?...

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Medical Devices

The Ultimate Guide to Medical Devices Submission Pathways

The ever-evolving landscape of medical devices requires robust regulatory pathways to approve these innovative solutions. This fact is especially true...

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ESG Food and Nutrition

From Sustainability to Alternative Proteins: Key Things to Know about Food Innovation

The food system today is facing a series of pressing issues. The increasing food prices, rising cost of living, constraints...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care

Selling Cosmetics in the US: Top 5 Things You Need to Know

The US beauty and personal care market is one of the largest in the world, with an estimated revenue of...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care ESG

10 Things to Know About ESG: A Cosmetics Industry Perspective

Environmental Social Governance, or ESG in short, is a topic we covered extensively in a few posts. In essence, ESG...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care

The Growing Importance of Regulations in the Cosmetics Industry, and Why It’s Important to Stay Up-To-Date

The multi-billion-dollar cosmetics industry is growing exponentially. Research shows that the global cosmetics market will reach an unprecedented growth of...

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Food and Nutrition

An Easy-to-Follow Guide to Preparing for Approval of Foods with Function Claims in Japan

Whether you’re an international ingredient manufacturer or a food operator looking to break into the lucrative Japanese functional foods space,...

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RegTech

RegASK Raises $10M in Series A Funding to Accelerate Growth

SINGAPORE, December 15, 2022 — RegASK, a global RegTech company that uses an AI-powered SaaS platform to help businesses manage...

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Food and Nutrition

Ingredient Bans: How RegASK Detected and Reduced Risk of Non-Compliance for Companies Using Titanium Dioxide

What foods contain titanium dioxide? Up until the August 2022 ban, titanium dioxide was used prolifically throughout the food industry....

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Pharma and Biotech

Understanding the Regulatory Environment for Decentralized Clinical Trials

The global decentralized clinical trials (DCTs) market is expected to grow from US$8.8 billion in 2021 to US$14.2 billion by...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care

CosIng: All You Need to Know About the EU Cosmetics Ingredients Database

What is CosIng? CosIng is the official online database for cosmetics ingredients in the EU. It is a glossary of...

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RegTech

Reducing Plastic Packaging for A Sustainable Future

The number of single-use plastics used globally has at least tripled since the pandemic, according to the International Solid Waste...

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Food and Nutrition Regulatory Strategy

Banned Additives & Ingredients in Europe & How Food Companies Are Affected

In this article, we will discuss which common food ingredients and additives are banned in the EU, what it means...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care

EU Cosmetic Ingredients Ban: Implications for US Companies

This makes it difficult for international companies, especially American companies, to sell cosmetic products in the region, because some cosmetic...

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ESG RegTech

How is ESG Changing Business and Driving Regulations in the Food and Beverage Sector?

The Food and Beverage (F&B) business is at the crossroads of some of the most pressing environmental issues we face....

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Regulatory Expertise

How to Create a Winning Regulatory Strategy for Your Business

What is a regulatory strategy and why do you need one? What does a successful regulatory strategy look like? How...

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ESG

Meet Our Sustainability Advocate: Interview with Fabienne Jautard

This week, just ahead of World Environment Day, we had the pleasure of interviewing Fabienne Jautard, RegASK Client Engagement Manager,...

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Regulatory Expertise

Regulatory Labeling Compliance Best Practices in FMCG Industry

Need help with labeling compliance? Get in touch with RegASK experts Because these regulations can be quite lengthy and complex,...

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ESG

Impact of ESG on Financial Performance of Food & Beverage Sector in the EU

The agriculture industry has been responsible for around 80% of global deforestation and 24% of yearly greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions...

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RegTech

An Easy Solution to Effective Regulatory Monitoring

In October 2021, a new allergen labeling law, also known as Natasha’s Law, came into force in the UK requiring...

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RegTech

Key Trends in ESG Regulations in 2022 and Beyond

Growing ESG regulations and compliance requirements Importance of monitoring ESG regulations Navigating the global ESG regulatory landscape Complying with ESG...

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ESG

Building A Successful ESG Strategy: A Practical Guide

The aim of the article is to help you understand the importance of a well-developed ESG strategy that can give...

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RegTech

Artificial Intelligence and Its Regulatory Applications

Current artificial intelligence implementations, such as smart bots, or assistive secretaries make use of deep learning: a computing method that...

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ESG Food and Nutrition

Regenerative Agriculture: For a Sustainable Growth

At the COP26 meeting in Glasgow, U.S. President Joe Biden maintained that “As stewards of the land, farmers are on...

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RegTech

RegTech: Easing the Burden of Compliance for FMCG

RegTech, sister of fintech, refers to the use of new(ish) technologies (i.e. big data, blockchain, cloud computing, AI-artificial intelligence) to...

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ESG

Why Is ESG More Important Now Than Ever For Your Business?

what ESG is; why ESG’s importance is now growing; whether ESG is for businesses of all sizes; how your company...

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RegTech

Path-to-Market: How Regulatory Technology Can Help Companies Expand to Asia

The world’s middle class is booming, and Asia is at the crux of it. The World Economic Forum estimates the...

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ESG

A Quick Guide to Understanding ESG Auditing

Conducting an ESG audit is a very critical step in developing a successful ESG strategy. Thus, this article aims to...

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ESG

First, it was corporate philanthropy, then CSR, now Sustainability and ESG. What is next?

Let’s go down the history lane, exploring the birth of corporate giving and how it has evolved into the sustainability...

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RegTech

Applying Artificial Intelligence in Regulatory Affairs

Discover the emerging applications of AI in a world where increasingly strict regulations make compliance a challenging endeavor. Learn more...

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Food and Nutrition

Lab-grown Meat: From Science Fiction To Reality

In 2018, Singaporean writer Vina Jie-Min Prasad was shortlisted for the prestigious Hugo Award for her sci-fi story “A Series...

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Medical Devices

How are FDA Medical Device approvals far from Iron Man Jarvis like interface?

COVID has brought a new wave of investments products into healthcare, to springboard innovations leveraging advances in technology, powered by...

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Medical Devices

No Killer App: Regulating Medical Device Cybersecurity

To manage their sugar levels, diabetes patients depend on insulin pumps. But researchers from QED Security Solutions found a vulnerability...

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Medical Devices

SaMD for Digital Diagnosis: Comparing US and EU Regulation

As the Covid-19 pandemic pummels healthcare institutions around the world, some doctors are turning to innovation to diagnose patients: artificial...

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Food and Nutrition

Kombucha: The Push for Revamped Regulation

As kombucha’s popularity grows, it’s current global market value is forecasted to double by 2024, industry leaders are calling for a reassessment...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care

Proposed Legislation Aims to Define “Natural” for Cosmetics Industry

The Natural Cosmetics Act (NCA), recently introduced in the United States Congress, outlines a potential reconfiguration of regulations governing personal care...

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Pharma and Biotech

Regulation of CBD: How the Molecule is Governed Around the Globe

While regulations governing the sale of products containing hemp and cannabis-derived compounds vary greatly by market, the global demand for...

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Cosmetic and Personal Care

Selling Cosmetics on Alibaba and Amazon: What You Need to Know

E-commerce sales are predicted to account for 20 percent of all worldwide retail sales by 2022, and the online beauty category is...

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Food and Nutrition

Global Effort to Fight Food Waste Means Regulatory Changes

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) approximately one-third of all food produced around the world is...

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Pharma and Biotech

Update: Mutual Recognition Agreement between the U.S. and EU

As of July 11, 2019, the transitionary period is over, and enforcement of the Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) struck between the United...

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RegTech

What is RegTech?

RegTech, sister of FinTech, provides regulatory monitoring, ensuring the compliance of products across multiple industries. For more detail, click the...

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Market Expansion

Four Critical Steps to Consider Prior to Going Global

Conducting business globally is an essential piece to many business strategies. However, we often see clients fail to realize the...

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RegTech

RegAsk Secures Venture Capital Funding in a Seed Round to Pursue Growth

Conducting business globally is an essential piece to many business strategies. However, we often see clients fail to realize the...

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