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Single-Pass RFID Insertion Improves Job Turnaround Times

Wed, 2019-01-09 13:04
Canadian label printer installs a ‘smart label’ system that provides traceability and reduces human error in material handling and inventory operations.

Ocean Freight Initiative Appoints Chairman

Tue, 2019-01-08 16:06
Torben Weilmuenster elected Chairman of the governing council of Poseidon, the pharmaceutical logistics program.

MediLedger Project Gearing Up for Saleable Returns: Part II

Tue, 2019-01-08 14:08
In the second half of this Q&A, Heather Zenk discusses the role of regulators, the hurdles to overcome and the next steps for the project.

MediLedger Project Gearing Up for Saleable Returns: Part I

Mon, 2019-01-07 16:40
Q&A with a supply chain expert from AmerisourceBergen zeroes in on track-and-trace regulations and how blockchain is helping the MediLedger working group.

Using Logistics to Enhance Competitiveness

Wed, 2019-01-02 09:58
New report forecasts logistics market through 2026; globalization and e-commerce represent key growth factors.

Real-Life vs. PowerPoint: Connecting Disconnects This New Year

Tue, 2019-01-01 11:02
Whether you’re a one-person show or part of a large team, we know you’re inundated with compliance deadlines, production and regulatory demands, just to name a few. Healthcare Packaging wishes you a 2019 full of successful projects.

Pharmapack 2019: Innovation, Networking and Education

Fri, 2018-12-28 03:14
The February event offers an exhibition, innovation gallery, awards and learning opportunities for the latest trends, developments and regulatory changes impacting the industry.

The ELD Transportation Mandate

Thu, 2018-12-20 03:49
How will Congress’ recent mandate effect the supply chain, with truckers’ hours electronically tracked?

Distribution Management Event in Southern California

Tue, 2018-12-18 03:14
The conference hosted by the Healthcare Distribution Alliance Mar. 10 through 13 will feature a traceability dispenser panel, lessons learned from hurricanes for emergency logistics and more. Distribution Management Award nominations accepted through Jan. 4.

Chain Drug Stores Account for 42.6 Percent of Sales for Pharma Distributors

Tue, 2018-12-11 10:28
The HDA Research Foundation’s new Factbook offers data and insight on healthcare supply chain trends. Additionally, over 70% of distributors used automated picking methods.

The E-commerce Dilemma: How to Protect the Product Using Less Packaging

Fri, 2018-12-07 10:12
A new study from PMMI Business Intelligence examines the impact the omnichannel is having on packaging materials.

Catalent Expands Clinical Packaging in Shanghai

Thu, 2018-12-06 13:04
The expansion includes a new automated, high-speed bottling line suitable for capsule and tablet products.

Making a Plea for a Single Product Identifier

Tue, 2018-12-04 15:52
HDA’s response to FDA’s Draft on DSCSA Product Identifiers identifies lack of time to respond. GTIN or NDC identifier, human-readable expiration date format also pose concerns.

Specialty Pharmacy Transitions to ‘Green’ Shipping Coolers

Mon, 2018-12-03 15:46
While focusing on patient safety, Diplomat Pharmacy moves to environmentally friendly coolers for its temperature-sensitive medication shipments.

Shippers Successfully Deliver Early-Stage Clinical Trial Samples

Wed, 2018-11-28 11:43
Celerion helps its pharmaceutical manufacturer clients safely and swiftly deliver products in environmentally friendly, temperature-sensitive shipping containers.

Nelipak Healthcare Packaging Expands Puerto Rico Operations

Wed, 2018-11-28 08:42
Its Humacao Industrial Park location includes a new control room and a Class 8 Cleanroom, and will provide approximately 65 jobs.

Reporting Suspicious Orders to the DEA

Wed, 2018-11-28 00:47
A DEA Diversion Program Manager highlighted controlled substance order reporting and paperwork to keep on-hand.

Smurfit Kappa: Recyclable Pallet Top

Mon, 2018-11-26 11:55
TOPPSafe, made from Hexacomb, offers a light-weight, strong, and sustainable option to protect palletized products during transport and storage.

Cell, Gene Therapies Prompt World Courier Investments

Wed, 2018-11-21 12:52
Real-time temperature and GPS tracking, optimized supply chain integration, and 24-hour mobile operations aim to further assist the company’s global logistics efforts.

Pelican Announces Partnership with Wilpak

Tue, 2018-11-20 09:35
Agreement provides Pelican BioThermal customers the option to utilize Wilpak’s thermal protection covers in the worldwide transportation of pharmaceutical payloads.