Supply Issues Varta Microbattery Gmbh Varta Power One Batteries GHD3576, GHD3577 and GHD3579 (ICN 1597)
Important Customer Notice Supply Issues
- The supplier Varta Microbattery Gmbh has informed us of a supply issue with its Varta Power One Batteries.
- The three product codes affected are:
GHD3576 – Hearing aid battery r48 zinc air size 13
GHD3577 – Hearing aid batter y r41 zinc air size 312
GHD3579 – Hearing aid battery r44 cochlear implant zinc air battery size p675.
- The supply issue is due to delays at customs.
- GHD3577 and GHD3579 are currently unavailable to order.
- Please note that GHD3576 is available while stocks last until the current stock has been depleted then will be unavailable.
- Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue:
GHD3573 – Hearing aid battery r48 zinc air size 13
GHD3574 – Hearing aid battery r41 zinc air size 312
GHD3571 – Hearing aid battery r44 zinc air size 675 for cochlear implants.
- 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 end of April 2022.
- 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 Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.