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Bechkoff Unveils Intelligent Transport Technology

Mon, 2019-07-01 14:13
The XPlanar system, designed with free-floating movers, is a new motion control concept that brings more product handling flexibility.

New AI Tool Predicts Breast Cancer 5 Years Out

Mon, 2019-07-01 11:00
A team of researches at MIT developed a deep learning-based IA prediction model for early detection of breast cancer.

What Does the Future Look Like for Flexible Packaging?

Fri, 2019-06-28 13:13
Innovations such as nanotechnology could increase in use, while pouches will be a sure bet for continued growth.

FDA Approves New ‘Female Viagra’

Fri, 2019-06-28 07:00
The Agency has just approved Vyleesi, a drug that treats reduced sexual desire in premenopausal women.

Smart Speakers Could One Day Save Your Life

Thu, 2019-06-27 11:00
A team at University of Washington has converted a smart speaker into a tool that detects cardiac arrest.

Implantable Prosthetic Chip Improves Memory

Wed, 2019-06-26 11:00
A new device monitors electrical activity in the brain and determines whether a lasting memory will be created.

Pfizer Combats Counterfeited Viagra in Hong Kong

Wed, 2019-06-26 04:00
Through serialization technology, pharmaceutical company Pfizer was able to target the distribution of counterfeit Viagra in Hong Kong.

Four Hurdles Facing the Flexible Packaging Industry Today

Tue, 2019-06-25 13:52
As flexible packaging continues to grow; it has to endure various difficulties within its operations.

New ‘Living Drug’ Gives Terminal Cancer Patients Hope

Tue, 2019-06-25 11:00
A new therapy called CAR-T is custom-tailored for patients and uses their own cells to fight terminal blood cancer.

Part 2: 2019 Annual Package Design Gallery

Tue, 2019-06-25 03:03
Healthcare Packaging evaluates an array of over-the-counter product packaging designs, assessing the pros and cons from a user perspective. Today we review the Fridababy Sick Day Prep Kit, Welly Health Human Repair Kit, Cora Organic Tampons and more.

Complete Inspection Systems: AccuProof Print Check for Advanced Proofreading

Mon, 2019-06-24 12:08
AccuProof Print Check is designed for improved proofreading for pharmaceutical, medical device, and packaging industries.

Forget CBD, The Stress Vaccine is Coming

Mon, 2019-06-24 11:00
A team of researchers believes a soil-based bacterium could be the key to decreasing stressful reactions.

What’s New at Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2019

Mon, 2019-06-24 09:17
A growing show means more features…find out what PMMI has in store for 2019

Part 1: 2019 Annual Package Design Gallery

Mon, 2019-06-24 03:42
Healthcare Packaging evaluates an array of over-the-counter product packaging designs, assessing the pros and cons from a user perspective. For the first time, a CBD product is featured as an OTC product, along with hello Oral Care, Theraflu Power Pods and more.

Weber Packaging Solutions: Thermal-Transfer Label Material and ECO Ribbon

Mon, 2019-06-24 03:29
The new Transthin 400 is a thermal-transfer label material that features both a thinner facesheet and a thinner release liner so it contains more labels per same diameter roll. Combined with the new ECO ribbon, the duo is designed to stretch labeling runtime and reduce changeovers.

FDA Guidance: Providing Regulatory Submissions for Promotional Labeling and Advertising Materials

Fri, 2019-06-21 15:16
Final guidance includes seven examples of appropriately submitted promotional materials, including video games, exhibit booth banners, and kit materials.

Acucote: New Pressure-Sensitive Paper and Film for Pharmaceuticals

Fri, 2019-06-21 13:32
Now offering material designed for tamper-evident and tight mandrel applications for durable labeling on pigment and laser print systems.

Werum IT Solutions: Biometric Authentication; Detailed Scheduling; Mobile Execution

Fri, 2019-06-21 11:57
PAS-X features facilitate more secure and efficient production processes on the shop floor in pharma and biotech factories.

Aimplas’ Pharmapacksafe Project Extends Eye Drop Shelf-life and Reduces Patient Visits

Fri, 2019-06-21 09:37
Validation of two packages for eye drops leads to extended shelf life and reduction of patient visits for hospital pharmacy and ophthalmological patients.

Patient Dies from Fecal Transplant

Fri, 2019-06-21 07:00
The FDA issued a safety warning after a fecal transplant recipient contracted drug resistant bacteria and died.