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Production capacity for Aclar films is expanding this year to meet increasing global demand, Honeywell reports in a news release.


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End-users are confirming that Anobex is “an equivalent, 'drop-in' replacement for Barex,” reports Dan Mullock, COO at MSM Poly.


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Patient compliance is important with any prescription drug, but particularly if the drug could be habit-forming.


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FDA has approved a combination package containing two prescription drugs for advanced breast cancer.


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The role of packaging in navigating increasing industry competition


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At Pharmapack Europe 2017, find hundreds of packaging solutions and drug delivery technology suppliers that serve the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and veterinary markets.


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CPhI Japan 2017 gathers more than 19,000 pharma professionals together for a host of events that cover all aspects of the pharmaceutical supply chain, including packaging. Co-located with InnoPack.


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Pharmaceutical and medical packaging solutions will be on display at Pack Expo International 2016 and the co-located Pharma Expo, a joint venture with the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE), at McCormi


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Pyclear Protection, a technological solution that reduces the risk of microbial contamination while allowing product manufacturers to eliminate the use of preservatives, has received the Excellence in Pharma Packaging award at


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Single-use components enhance efficiency and minimize contamination risks during the processing of bulk active pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical ingredients (APIs).


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It seems like the age-old question in pharmaceutical packaging—what is used more, bottles or blisters?


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We were pleased when Ron Yakubison, Director of Packaging Technical Operations at Merck, joined PMP News’s Editorial Advisory Board earlier this year.


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For your latest oral solid dosage launch, did you develop a bottle or blister package? How did you achieve child resistance, if needed?


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A uniquely functional pharmaceutical packaging concept, developed collaboratively by Bemis Healthcare Packaging and Presto Products Co., uses flexible packaging instead of paperboard cartons to protect blister packs.


Patient compliance is important with any prescription drug, but particularly if the drug could be habit-forming. To help ensure compliance with Instanyl, a nasal opioid, Takeda Pharmaceuticals International AG has chosen pharmaceutical packaging...


FDA has approved a combination package containing two prescription drugs for advanced breast cancer. Novartis reports that FDA has approved the Kisqali Femara Co-Pack, calling it the "first and only" currently available combination pack...


 

The role of packaging in navigating increasing industry competition

Over the last twenty years, demand for generic pharmaceuticals has tripled in the United States.[1] As patents...


Pharmaceutical and medical packaging solutions will be on display at Pack Expo International 2016 and the co-located Pharma Expo, a joint venture with the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE), at McCormick Place in Chicago...


Pyclear Protection, a technological solution that reduces the risk of microbial contamination while allowing product manufacturers to eliminate the use of preservatives, has received the Excellence in Pharma Packaging award at CPhI WorldWide...


Single-use components enhance efficiency and minimize contamination risks during the processing of bulk active pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). Despite these gains, the pharmaceutical industry has been slow until recently...


It seems like the age-old question in pharmaceutical packaging—what is used more, bottles or blisters? To help us find out, a small sampling of our audience completed an informal online survey earlier this year about the package they selected for...


We were pleased when Ron Yakubison, Director of Packaging Technical Operations at Merck, joined PMP News’s Editorial Advisory Board earlier this year. Yakubison has been in packaging at Merck for 24 years and currently...


Joe Reynolds thinks so. As research manager in Noble’s design and engineering department, Reynolds helps drug and medical device manufacturers develop training aids that can help patients learn how to self-administer therapies. Some of these aids...


For your latest oral solid dosage launch, did you develop a bottle or blister package? How did you achieve child resistance, if needed? What considerations are the most important when selecting new blister packaging materials?

We invite you...


A uniquely functional pharmaceutical packaging concept, developed collaboratively by Bemis Healthcare Packaging and Presto Products Co., uses flexible packaging instead of paperboard cartons to protect blister packs.

The centerpiece of the...


For the packaging of IMLYGIC (talimogene laherparepvec), approved by the FDA in October 2015 for the local treatment of certain lesions in patients with melanoma recurrent after initial surgery,...


A group of technology providers are coming together to get new medications to market more quickly. Organized by aseptic filling systems provider Vanrx Pharmasystems, the Matrix Alliance features inaugural members ARaymond Life, Daikyo Seiko,...


Pharmaceutical & Medical Packaging News, a sister publication of Packaging Digest, has moved its website to now serve as the ...


MSM Poly, a newly formed company led by medical plastics industry veteran Patrick Mickle, has just announced that the firm has begun laboratory synthesis of acrylonitrile methyl acrylate copolymer latex (AMAC). 

In a ...


Nowadays many companies aim to be innovative, creative and customer friendly. However, visions can only be realized, if you have the right strategy. In over 30 years of corporate history we have proved that we understand our game. What was once...


The HCPC is the only organization in existence that advocates greater use of unit dose and compliance packaging formats for the US market. We monitor activities within the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Consumer Product...


IMA Active is the ideal partner for each solid dose processing phase: Granulation, Tableting, Capsule Filling and Banding, Weight Checking, Coating, Handling and Washing.

The IMA Active solutions are based on dedicated experience and...


Mengibar Applied Technologies is a world-class manufacturer of vial washing, trayloading and sterilization tunnel loading machines. Mengibar offers a complete line of fully automatic, low to high output machines designed specifically for the...


Over the years, Newman has built up an enviable reputation for high quality labelling equipment to meet the specific regulatory regime demanded by the international pharmaceutical industry. The secret behind our success can be put down to a...


Our founding vision was that world class products can and should be engineered and manufactured in the USA. Pharmaworks began as three engineers who said it could be done. We proceeded methodically, engaging like-minded talent and keeping our...


Headquartered at a 132,000-square-foot facility in Wayne, New Jersey, Reed-Lane has been creating innovative packaging solutions for leading RX, OTC, and generic drug companies since 1959.  Today, Reed-Lane has four main specialties within the...


We are specialists in the design and manufacture of cGMP compliant pharmaceutical folding cartons and are therefore your ideal partner for a stable supply of packaging solutions. We focus our resources in producing the industry's best printed...


As a seasoned professional, you're searching for a winning formula for success. Finding the right outsourcing partner is the key to reaching your goals.

Since it was founded in 1976, Ropack has become much more than a...


The demands made on pharmaceutical products cannot be high enough. When opting for Schreiner MediPharm, you are choosing one of the leaders in the development and manufacture of innovative specialty labels with value-added benefits whose solutions...


Sheffield Pharmaceuticals is one of the nation's fastest growing contract manufacturers of over-the-counter (OTC) pharmaceutical creams, ointments and toothpastes.

We are a company of committed, team oriented professionals focused on...


SWECO, a business unit of M-I L.L.C., is a leading manufacturer of customized industrial separation equipment. We manufacture round, rectangular and pharmaceutical separators plus several lines of complementary separation products; centrifuges,...


Uhlmann sees the key to optimum customer support in a global network on the one hand, and in focusing on regional requirements on the other hand.

The experts from Uhlmann U.S. are responsible for support in all issues concerning the...

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