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Changing to amber lighting in your packaging production room when running pharmaceuticals that require protection from ultraviolet (UV) light takes valuable time that could be better spent producing good product.


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Healthy demand for unit-dose pharmaceutical packaging, particularly for aseptically filled liquid medications, is creating an opportunity for blow-fill-seal (BFS) technology suppliers and their customers.


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Six trends are shaping the future of global pharmaceutical packaging, according to research and analysis from researchers at Pharmapack Europe.


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Epidemic. Crisis. Abuse. Dramatic words that, unfortunately, aptly describe the current situation with opioid drugs in the United States.


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Two growing trends in pharmaceuticals prompted the development of a new high-performance pouch that addresses the mechanical and purity challenges of packaging a liquid biologic or vaccine that requires low temperatures.


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Packaging is taking on a more prominent role in protecting opioids from abuse, misuse and theft, with innovative designs leading the way.


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It’s hard to imagine why any of us would not comply with the prescription from our doctor. After all, we initially went to the doctor to help treat our health issues.


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Pharmaceutical packaging, in the form of packs that control access to opioids, has been in the limelight recently, with recently enacted legislation driving regulatory changes in the United States.


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How can pharmaceutical packaging production executives prevent “innovation inertia”?


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CPhI North America 2019 is the epicenter for pharma innovation, emerging trends, insights and education.


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Pharmapack Europe 2019 is Europe's dedicated pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery event.


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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.


Changing to amber lighting in your packaging production room when running pharmaceuticals that require protection from ultraviolet (UV) light takes valuable time that could be better spent producing good product. Is there an easy alternative?...


Healthy demand for unit-dose pharmaceutical packaging, particularly for aseptically filled liquid medications, is creating an opportunity for blow-fill-seal (BFS) technology suppliers and their customers.

Used for the aseptic packaging of...


Six trends are shaping the future of global pharmaceutical packaging, according to research and analysis from researchers at Pharmapack Europe. Their results, summarized below, are contained in “The Golden Age of Innovation Is Beginning: Drug...


Epidemic. Crisis. Abuse. Dramatic words that, unfortunately, aptly describe the current situation with opioid drugs in the United States. But we’re starting to fight back hard, and packaging may be a secret weapon to help us win some of the...


Two growing trends in pharmaceuticals prompted the development of a new high-performance pouch that addresses the mechanical and purity challenges of packaging a liquid biologic or vaccine that requires low temperatures. The Gore Sta-Pure Flexible...


Packaging is taking on a more prominent role in protecting opioids from abuse, misuse and theft, with innovative designs leading the way. One of these uses biometric (fingerprint) authorization to ensure that patients—and only patients—receive...


It’s hard to imagine why any of us would not comply with the prescription from our doctor. After all, we initially went to the doctor to help treat our health issues. But then we veer off the path of taking medications as prescribed, only to...


Pharmaceutical packaging, in the form of packs that control access to opioids, has been in the limelight recently, with recently enacted legislation driving regulatory changes in the United States.

With an eye on the new legislation and the...


How can pharmaceutical packaging production executives prevent “innovation inertia”? A new report outlines key points in the issue and offers solutions from industry expert Girish Malhotra, who warns that regulators are holding back the pharma...


Production capacity for Aclar films is expanding this year to meet increasing global demand, Honeywell reports in a news release. Aclar is used in blister packaging applications that require high moisture barrier performance.

“The capacity...


End-users are confirming that Anobex is “an equivalent, 'drop-in' replacement for Barex,” reports Dan Mullock, COO at MSM Poly. Samples of converted Anobex (acrylonitrile methyl acrylate copolymer latex) have already been sent to a number of...


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...


Arlin films provide insulation and are used as a protective cover over insulated electrical wire. Arlin offers films with high dielectric strength, moisture barrier, chemical resistance, and high temperature durability. Printed and coated films...


“Precision to the Highest Standard” is our motto.  Bausch + Stroebel have developed into an international enterprise and are one of the leading equipment manufacturers in the pharmaceutical packaging industry.  We design and build...


Key International, Inc., a New Jersey based manufacturer founded in 1968, provides high quality packaging and processing equipment to the pharmaceutical, food, cosmetic and chemical industries.  Our goal is to be a valued partner and provide...


Pharmapack SA de CV is a company in the business services industry in Mexico City, Federal District. The organization is located in Tula Refinery No 66. The privately held company was founded in 1991 (23 years ago). Pharmapack, SA de CV has been...


For nearly two decades, Bona has provided the pharmaceutical industry with packaging solutions that go beyond simple utility, providing the highest degree of quality, formula compatibility, and functionality. We offer both stock and tailored...

For more than 75 years, the Aaron Companies have been dedicated to one common goal: "To provide our customers with quality equipment, dependable service and competitive prices." This customer satisfaction has earned Aaron an International...


Based in Waiblingen near Stuttgart, Germany, and employing 5,600 associates, the Bosch Packaging Technology division is one of the leading suppliers of process and packaging technology. At over 30 locations in more than 15 countries worldwide, a...


Capmatic® has grown to becoming North America's leading one-source manufacturer of liquid, tablet and powder (micro-dosage) packaging equipment. Since 1964, the company's unique solutions, unmatched passion for excellence and its dedication have...


With over 80 years of experience, we have the deepest expertise, the broadest offerings, and the most innovative technologies to help you get more molecules to market faster, enhance product performance, and provide superior, reliable...


Deitz Company is a family owned and operated corporation based in New Jersey, USA. Founded by Stephen Deitz Sr. in 1949, the company began manufacturing photoelectric registration controls for packaging machinery. The unique design and practical...


DPT is a contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) with a specialized focus on semi-solid and liquid dosage forms. We offer pharmaceutical companies the broadest range of capabilities in the industry. From non-sterile to sterile,...


Now part of Bosch Packaging Technology

Eisai Machinery is a world-leading manufacturer of equipment for the inspection of syringes, vials, ampoules and cartridges, and the parenteral products they contain.

We are based in Japan, China...


Genesis is the successor company to The West Company, Machinery Systems Division, which it purchased in 1996. The company has manufactured serum vial capping equipment since 1946 and vial washers and sterilization tunnels since the late 1980′s....


Gerresheimer is a leading global partner to the pharma and healthcare industry. With our specialty glass and plastic products, we contribute to health and well-being. We have worldwide operations and our 11,000 employees manufacture our products...


From Binzen, Germany to Ramsey, New Jersey in the USA to Pune, India: Glatt is present through its 14 companies and offices around the globe. Werner Glatt, the company founder, already entered the international arena in the 1960's and, with his...

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 to Thursday, February 13, 2020

Swap ideas, add to your knowledge, and meet new business partners at the West Coast's largest packaging trade show.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 to Thursday, February 13, 2020

Where medtech engineers and executives from across the globe converge before going on to change the lives of patients.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 to Thursday, February 13, 2020

Engineers and executives can see live demos of the latest automation and robotics technologies, including robotic accessories, motion control devices, automation software and Industry 4.0 solutions.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 to Thursday, June 11, 2020

The region's premier packaging event connects professionals from companies like PepsiCo, Pepperidge Farms, and Mars with suppliers offering the latest packaging technologies, including a range of automation solutions, from semi-automatic equipment to...

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 to Thursday, June 11, 2020

The east coast's largest medtech event offers professionals from companies such as Abbott, Boston Scientific, and Johnson & Johnson a chance to see the latest technologies and solutions in biocompatible materials, components, assembly, contract...

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 to Thursday, June 11, 2020

Engineers and executives can see live demos of the latest automation and robotics technologies, including robotic accessories, motion control devices, automation software and Industry 4.0 solutions.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 to Thursday, October 8, 2020

Packaging professionals can find solutions to upgrade operations and source new technologies. Get an insider's look at the latest industry products.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 to Thursday, October 29, 2020

See solutions from across the entire concept-to-market product cycle. Everything medical, design, and manufacturing converges and intersects here with sustainable packaging and plastics, robotics and automation, and 3D printing and IoT.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 to Thursday, October 29, 2020

Medtech engineers and innovators who need to solve tricky challenges can discover solutions in sustainable plastics, smart packaging, biocompatible materials, 3D printing, and IIoT.