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Sixty packaging engineering professionals from material suppliers and equipment manufacturers were questioned for the “2019 Flexible Packaging Market Assessment” by PMMI Business Intelligence. Here’s what some of them had to say about today’s Flexible Packaging industry.
Testing the web-to-pack waters in Germany is August Faller, a powerhouse packaging supplier in the pharmaceutical and life sciences sector.
Tannic acid extracted from red wine is helping a team at University of Manchester create more durable and flexible wearable devices.
The small size and flexibility of the Fanuc SCARA robots eliminates the need for separate robotic cells and additional safety guarding and collates product prior to cartoning, loading and unloading.
Vireo Health announced it will be the first company to offer same-day delivery service for medical marijuana.
OEM T-Roc needed a complete solution for box-making, including not just a way of measuring items to be boxed but of communicating those dimensions wirelessly to the cutting and scoring heads of a servo-driven box-maker.
The FDA reduced the deadline for e-cigarette companies to defend why they should be able to keep selling their products.
The tech billionaire announced his controversial startup Neuralink is planning to test their brain-computer interface in 2020.
The company uses a simple packaging system, able to deliver most drugs, and provides free shipping of packs with easy, detailed instructions, as well as regular consultations to improve patient experience.
The German government backed a bill requiring all children to receive the measles vaccination before enrolling in school or kindergarten.
Healthcare Packaging EXPO provides solutions for the nutraceuticals market
Scientists are developing a blood test that will screen for signs of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia during routine exams.
Following advice from a health panel, France will stop funding homeopathic pills and tinctures at the start of 2021.
While e-commerce continues to drive changes to primary and secondary packaging to mitigate damage during shipping, sustainable and smart packaging solutions continue to evolve, especially for the more complex omnichannel.
Dynamic, vibrant new first aid brand Welly, ‘for life fully lived,’ turns products such as bandages into ‘badges of honor,’ packaging them in reusable, stackable tins in a range of bold prints, patterns, and colors.
Diligent Robotics created a robot named Moxi to help nurses complete tasks that don’t involve patient interaction.
PMMI awards three scholarships totaling $15,000 for processing, mechanical and electrical engineering.
Auto-Indexing machine dispenses canister desiccants into containers for pharma and nutraceutical applications.
A team at Dresden Technical University developed a 3D printing strategy to create new skin and bone tissue for astronauts.
Consumers suffering from “pill fatigue” seek healthy alternatives in the growing market of vitamins & supplements, functional beverages, and functional foods.