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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.

Sanofi Oral Suspension: From Blow/Fill/Seal to Robotic Palletizing

Fri, 2019-07-12 12:37
At Sanofi’s Origgio facility outside Milan, automated efficiency is the watchword when it comes to packaging Enterogermina Oral Suspension. Additional production capacity is in the works.

First Baby Born From Transplanted Uterus From a Dead Donor

Fri, 2019-07-12 07:00
A new development in reproductive options gives infertile women due to uterine issues another chance to bear children.

Schreiner MediPharm: Multi-Tear Closure Label for Double Tamper Protection

Thu, 2019-07-11 15:41
The Multi-Tear Closure Label is a transparent closure seal for folding cartons and wallets that combines two security mechanisms. The system satisfies the requirements of the EU Falsified Medicines Directive, as well as ISO 21976:2018.

IBM Created an ‘E-Tongue’ That Identifies Flavors

Thu, 2019-07-11 11:00
IBM Hypertaste is a portable device equipped with sensors that can taste and identify different liquids.

21 Critical Supply Chain Tips for Cell Therapies

Thu, 2019-07-11 10:33
From holiday weekends to large health center campuses, find out where risk may be lurking in the collection, manufacturing and delivery of cell therapies.

How do You Define an Omnichannel Company?

Thu, 2019-07-11 09:11
New study from PMMI Business Intelligence sheds light on omnichannel strategy, from product development and packaging through to logistics.

For Opioid Solutions, the Law Points to Packaging

Wed, 2019-07-10 11:17
FDA singles out a specific form of drug packaging in a proposed part of its efforts to stem the tide of opioid addiction.

Altaire Recalls Eye Drops & Ointments Sold at Walgreens

Wed, 2019-07-10 11:00
Altaire Pharmaceuticals is recalling multiple eye care products exclusively produced for and sold at Walgreens due to sterility concerns.

New Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm is a Must-Have

Tue, 2019-07-09 11:00
Researchers have developed the first-ever robotic arm that can continuously track and follow a computer cursor controlled by thought.

New Packaging for Herbal Supplements Uses 97% PCR Plastic

Mon, 2019-07-08 16:25
Nature’s Way debuts a square bottle for its 300-item herbal line that is made from 97% PCR HDPE. The packaging is expected to reuse 3,500 tons of plastic per year.