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Scientists Are Using Red Wine to Make Wearables. Wait, What?

Fri, 2019-07-26 07:00
Tannic acid extracted from red wine is helping a team at University of Manchester create more durable and flexible wearable devices.

ESS Technologies: Ultra-Compact TaskMate Robotic Systems for Collating Products

Thu, 2019-07-25 12:08
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.

Long Island Patients Get Same-Day Medical Marijuana Delivery

Thu, 2019-07-25 11:00
Vireo Health announced it will be the first company to offer same-day delivery service for medical marijuana.

Wireless Communication of Box Dimensions

Thu, 2019-07-25 09:51
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.

E-Cig Companies Have 10 Months to Submit Applications to FDA

Wed, 2019-07-24 11:00
The FDA reduced the deadline for e-cigarette companies to defend why they should be able to keep selling their products.

Elon Musk and Neuralink Are Making Progress

Tue, 2019-07-23 11:00
The tech billionaire announced his controversial startup Neuralink is planning to test their brain-computer interface in 2020.

Canadian Online Pharmacy Boosts Patient Adherence, Reduces Packaging Waste

Mon, 2019-07-22 14:13
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.

Germany Makes Vaccines Mandatory for Schoolchildren

Mon, 2019-07-22 11:00
The German government backed a bill requiring all children to receive the measles vaccination before enrolling in school or kindergarten.

Nutraceuticals rise on consumer whims

Mon, 2019-07-22 08:21
Healthcare Packaging EXPO provides solutions for the nutraceuticals market

Alzheimer’s Blood Test is On The Horizon

Fri, 2019-07-19 07:00
Scientists are developing a blood test that will screen for signs of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia during routine exams.

France Will Stop Funding Homeopathic Products

Thu, 2019-07-18 11:00
Following advice from a health panel, France will stop funding homeopathic pills and tinctures at the start of 2021.

Packaging Considerations for Omnichannel Marketing

Thu, 2019-07-18 10:30
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.

Co-Creator of Method and Olly Disrupts the First Aid Category

Wed, 2019-07-17 11:15
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.

Hospitals Are Using Robots to Aid Nurses

Wed, 2019-07-17 11:00
Diligent Robotics created a robot named Moxi to help nurses complete tasks that don’t involve patient interaction.

PMMI Foundation Supports the Next Generation Workforce

Tue, 2019-07-16 16:33
PMMI awards three scholarships totaling $15,000 for processing, mechanical and electrical engineering.

Omega Design Corp.: CDFI Canister Feeder for Dessicants

Tue, 2019-07-16 15:04
Auto-Indexing machine dispenses canister desiccants into containers for pharma and nutraceutical applications.

Scientists Create Bioprinting Method to Repair Astronauts in Space

Tue, 2019-07-16 11:00
A team at Dresden Technical University developed a 3D printing strategy to create new skin and bone tissue for astronauts.

Nutraceuticals Market Webinar: Aug 15

Mon, 2019-07-15 13:28
Consumers suffering from “pill fatigue” seek healthy alternatives in the growing market of vitamins & supplements, functional beverages, and functional foods.

University of Michigan Creates EpiPen for Spine Injuries

Mon, 2019-07-15 12:45
Injecting nanoparticles into the spine can dampen the body’s immune response to spinal cord injuries and prevent paralysis.

Healthcare Packaging’s UDI Resource Guide

Mon, 2019-07-15 03:15
The 2019 UDI Conference is over for this year, so where can device packaging professionals get the information they need to meet the UDI regulations right now? Use Healthcare Packaging’s UDI Resource Guide as a launch pad.