Becton Dickinson Safety Lancet Blade FTM110

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2019/698 ICN Number: 698
  • The supplier Becton Dickinson has informed us that the temporary supply issue with its Safety Lancet Blade, FTM110 is still ongoing.
  • The anticipated resolution date is now 31 December 2019.
  • The reason for the extended delay is still connected to the new parts on the moulding machine which is causing a backlog and ongoing demand exceeding capacity.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please refer to the product listing below for further information on the affected product code and available alternative products.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chan Customer Service Advisor.

Change:

  • The supplier Becton Dickinson has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Safety Lancet Blade, FTM110.
  • The supply issue is the result of manufacturing delays due to the moulding machine needing new parts. Production has been reduced resulting in the depletion of available stock.

Impact:

  • FTM110 is currently unavailable to order.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section below for further information on the affected product code and available alternative products.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 31 August 2019.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log in to our website to view the potential indirect alternative products.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Service Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

Downloads ▼

  • 698 Becton Dickinson Product Listing With Alternatives

    An Excel file showing the product listing for ICN 698.

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