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EXAIR Corp.: Air Conveyors

Tue, 2019-03-12 08:45
For food, pharmaceutical and chemical applications requiring the benefits of stainless steel, the 316SS offers chemical and corrosion-resistance.

INTERPHEX 2019: 40th Anniversary

Mon, 2019-03-11 11:59
INTERPHEX takes place Apr. 2-4 at the Javits Center in New York. Our show preview includes packaging-focused educational sessions and a custom exhibitor list.

Another Study Says MMR Vaccine Doesn’t Cause Autism

Mon, 2019-03-11 11:00
Another study confirms the measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine does not increase the risk of autism in children.

Shaped Pouch Proves Integral to Unique Wearable Breast Pump

Fri, 2019-03-08 08:21
Described as the world’s first all-in-one wearable breast pump that fits inside a bra, it incorporates a doughnut-shaped pouch/bag that holds breast milk. An oval cutout in the center of the bag makes it easy to hold and fit neatly within the pump.

Opioid Crisis: FDA to Adjust Pill Packaging and Dosing

Fri, 2019-03-08 07:00
In an effort to combat opioid abuse, the FDA plans new dosage forms and small-quantity packaging.

Americans Want Cheaper Drugs

Thu, 2019-03-07 11:00
A new poll found that consumers on both sides of the aisle support steps to control prescription drug costs.

Leveraging Automation in Operations – Challenges and Solutions

Thu, 2019-03-07 09:34
Packaging and processing professionals from operations and engineering, including CPGs, contract packagers and OEMs got together for Vision 2025 at PACK EXPO International 2018, to discuss their own challenges and the solutions they employ to leverage automation in operations.

Report Predicts Soaring Global Track-and-Trace Market

Thu, 2019-03-07 08:22
Barcodes and RFID help the pharmaceutical industry ensure supply chain security and authenticate the life history of products.

Study: Flexible Healthcare Packaging Materials Can Be Recycled

Thu, 2019-03-07 00:27
The recent HPRC assessment had some promising results for multi-material plastics from hospitals. The experts talk strategy and four important recycle-ready questions to ask yourself.

If You Want Infrared Vision, You May Be in Luck!

Wed, 2019-03-06 11:00
Scientists injected nanoparticles into mice’s eyes to give them infrared vision, and it will likely work on humans too.

Enterprise Labeling Helps Orthotics Maker Brace for Future

Wed, 2019-03-06 09:25
Aspen Medical Products implements a labeling system that eliminates manual entry and meets global regulatory compliance issues.

TraceLink Inc.: Smart Inventory Tracker

Wed, 2019-03-06 09:04
Enables operational efficiencies and supports full DSCSA and E.U. FMD compliance requirements for companies with warehouse operations.

Is it Possible to Have Sustainable E-Commerce Packaging?

Wed, 2019-03-06 06:16
In case you missed it: catch up on the seventh in a series of e-commerce coverage for the packaging industry.

FDA’s Scott Gottlieb Resigns

Tue, 2019-03-05 16:03
According to at least one published report, his decision will be effective in ‘about a month.’

HERMA: IOT-enabled Label Applicator

Tue, 2019-03-05 11:06
The latest iteration of the label applicator, HERMA 500 provides comprehensive connectivity and cross-site production uniformity.

10 Min Cancer Test? Yes Please.

Tue, 2019-03-05 11:00
New cancer screening methods use small blood samples to detect traces of tumors in a less invasive and quicker manner.

Colbert Packaging Corp.: Clean Carton

Tue, 2019-03-05 10:11
Paperboard folding cartons deliver “clean” qualities and pass scientific testing for pharmaceutical and food-safe packaging.

The FDA Doesn’t Want Robots Performing Breast Cancer Surgery

Mon, 2019-03-04 11:00
New data suggests the use of devices for cancers that affect women are linked to “diminished long-term survival.”

Pharma Dispensers Need Linear Barcodes

Fri, 2019-03-01 15:41
A director for the National Association of Chain Drug Stores discussed practical aspects of serialization, including barcode readability issues.

Vision 2025 Top Three Data Management Challenges and Solutions

Fri, 2019-03-01 08:21
Vision 2025 brought more than 140 packaging and processing professionals together at PACK EXPO International 2018 to discuss the challenges and solutions of data management in packaging operations. Participants included operations, engineering, CPGs, contract packagers and OEMs.