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Delisting Unisurge International Limited Medical Pulp Trays FWK170, FWK171 and FWK173 (ICN 2259)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2023/2259 ICN Number: 2259
  • Three product codes have been delisted from our online catalogue:
    • FWK170, FWK171, FWK173.
  • The potential alternative product codes have been amended and updated on the product listing:
    • FWK85003, FWK85004, FWK85002.
  • Indirect alternative FWK175, is still available for customers to order until the new product codes are available.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.
  • The new product codes are now anticipated to be available by 2 October 2023.
  • The supplier Unisurge International Limited has informed us the discontinuation of their Medical Pulp Trays is ongoing.
  • FWK170, FWK171 and FWK173 remain available whilst stock lasts, once the stock is depleted the product codes will be delisted.
  • FWK175 has been added as an indirect alternative to support until three new product codes replace the affected product codes and become available.
  • Direct alternatives have been sourced and are in the process of being uploaded.
  • We will update the ICN when the new product codes become available.
  • Please note there will also be a change to pack size.
  • See our Downloads section to access the updated product listing for the indirect alternative and for further information on the affected product codes.
  • The new product codes are anticipated to be available by 22 September 2023.

Change:

  • The supplier Unisurge International Limited has informed us of a discontinuation of their Medical Pulp Trays.
  • Three product codes are affected in total:
    • FWK170 – Tray
    • FWK171 – Tray
    • FWK173 – Tray.
  • These products are currently sourced from Omnipac Germany with Unisurge International as the distributor.
  • NHS Supply Chain will be procuring these products directly from Moulded Fibre Products Ltd which is part of the Omnipac group.

Impact:          

  • The affected product codes are available while stocks last, once depleted they will then be delisted from our online catalogue.
  • There are currently no potential alternative products available to order through our online catalogue however, direct alternatives have been sourced and are in the process of being uploaded.
  • Please note, there will also be a change to pack sizes.
  • See our Downloads section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes.
  • We will update this ICN when the direct alternatives become available.

Next Steps:              

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

Downloads ▼

  • 2259 Unisurge Delisted Products with Alternatives 15 September 2023

    An Excel file showing the delisted products with alternatives for ICN 2259.
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