Eximex UK Ltd Specimen and Resealable Bags (ICN 1172)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2021/1172 ICN Number: 1172
  • The supplier Eximex UK Ltd has informed us that the temporary supply issue with its Specimen and Resealable Bags is still ongoing.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 1 April 2021.
  • Potential indirect and direct alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please see our Downloads ▼ section to refer to the product listing for further information on the affected product codes.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.

Change:

  • The supplier Eximex UK Ltd has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Specimen and Resealable Bags.
  • There are seven product codes affected.
  • The supply issue is due to a shipping container shortage due to containers not being returned to the manufacturing base or country in time for new shipments to take place. As a result of it high demand on PPE products from the far East due to the pandemic.

Impact:

  • The affected product codes are currently unavailable to order.
  • Potential indirect and direct alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please see our Downloads ▼ section to refer to the product listing for further information on the affected product codes.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 1 February 2021.

 Next Steps:

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

  • 1172 Eximex UK Ltd Product Listing with Alternatives

    An Excel file detailing the affected product codes for ICN 1172.

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