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DVS Quality Solutions Limited - Electronic Proofreading Software for the Medical Industry

DVS was formed in 2005 to help ensure that packaging and printed materials within a regulated environment are fit for purpose in terms of content and specification. The primary focus of the company is to ensure that clients printed components contains the correct information, and that there are no unwanted changes throughout the packaging development process.

We offer software that compares the content of the various outputs along the process from the initial regulatory documentation through to the finished component.

The solutions that we offer are in use in many of the major medical device and pharmaceutical.

Our secondary focus is on the packaging specification and covers colour management, ink and coating specifications and packaging performance.

With a wide range of experience in the print and packaging industry we understand not only the requirements of the various stages of packaging development but also the limitations of processes and materials.

We supply a number of solutions to help secure the packaging development process.

Electronic proofreading software

Our solutions cover the whole packaging Workflow from original approved regulatory documents through to the finished, printed packaging material including:

  • Cartons
  • Labels
  • PILs (inserts and outserts)

Text comparison software

The text comparison software that we offer (TVT) has the ability to compare text irrespective of layout and order with the following benefits:

  • Can compare text in all languages and language forms
  • Extremely fast, can compare documents with 10,000 words in less than 5 seconds
  • Easily identifies and presents text differences for review
  • Can identify style (font) differences
  • Multiple documents can be compared together
  • And without the need to convert original non PDF documents to PDF before comparison


Artwork comparison software

The packaging artwork software (ImageCompare Pre-Press) enables the comparison of electronic proofs to ensure that when artwork files are modified there are no unwanted changes. This allows the identification of:

  • Differences in content
  • Differences in position of text or graphics
  • Differences in colour or density
  • Differences in size


Medical device printed packaging inspection systems

Once the artwork has been approved and the packaging delivered it is necessary to ensure the integrity of the printed content. ImageCompare Packaging software and systems enable the quick and accurate confirmation of the content, including:

  • Text
  • Graphics
  • Colour
  • Position
  • Size
  • Barcodes
  • Braille


Evaluation of the workflow and procedures at client and vendor sites to identify potential weak or stress points within the system that can lead to possible recalls.


We can provide a consultancy service to review and recommend changes to processes and specifications in the following areas:

  • Artwork generation and management
  • Quality control of printed material
  • Packaging and print specification for the maximisation of packaging output
  • Colour control, evaluation and management


Lock in quality with DVS

The solutions that we offer are in use in many major pharmaceutical, medical device and nutrition companies, such as GSK, Novartis, Nestle, Sanofi-Aventis, Pfizer and Allergan; generic pharmaceutical manufacturers such as Teva, Rosemont and Perrigo; Parallel importers, such as Cross Pharma, Waymade, Medartuum and Quadrant, as well as several national and international regulatory authorities.

Our customer base extends across the US, Europe, Asia and Australasia.

Contact details:
DVS Quality Solutions Limited

Higginshaw Lane
Oldham, Lancs
Phone: +44 (0)161 213 9337
Email: info@dvs-qs.com
Website: www.dvs-qs.com