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Supply Issues Greiner Bio-one Ltd Blood Collection Tubes Multiple Products (ICN 1947)

Important Customer Notice Supply Issues

Ref: 2022/1947 ICN Number: 1947


  • The supplier Greiner Bio-one Ltd has informed us of a supply issue with its Blood Collection Tubes.
  • There are 16 product codes affected.
  • The supply issue is due to an increase in global demand and delays in production.


  • The affected product codes are currently unavailable.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue:
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 1 April 2023.

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 ▼

  • 1947 Greiner Bio-one Ltd Product Listing with Alternatives 20 December 2022

    An Excel file showing the product listing with alternatives for ICN 1947.
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  • 1947 Greiner Bio-one Ltd Customer Letter 20 December 2022

    A PDF file showing Greiner Bio-one Supply Disruption Customer Letter for ICN 1949.