Sligo firm’s technology being used successfully to crackdown on fake drugs

The owners of a new and expanding business in Sligo say the crackdown on counterfeit drugs nationwide has helped them expand their business.

SL Controls, the specialist software integration firm headquaterted in Collooney, is to create 40 new full-time jobs over the next 12 -18 months.

The company says it needs highly skilled engineers to help it expand internationally.

The clampdown on counterfeit drugs has led to more of a need for their specialist software which tracks medicines and medical devices.

Keith Moran, managing director at the company spoke to me a little earlier today about the company and the new roles: