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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.

Key Insights from New Global Contract Packaging Market Report

Mon, 2018-11-19 11:08
A new research report from Mordor Intelligence looks at growth, trends, and forecasts for the global contract packaging market.

PCI Clinical Services Expands in Rockford, IL

Mon, 2018-11-19 10:14
Set to be open for business by late 2019, this 30,000 sq-ft addition will support primary and secondary packaging and labeling for investigational medicinal products.

Tamper Evident Labels Market to Surpass $7 Billion in Next 10 Years

Tue, 2018-11-13 09:37
A new Fact.MR Study shows strong growth from the pharmaceutical market, while a ‘high-speed’ market bolsters need.

CTI: Dual-Indicator Inks to Reduce Product Tampering and Counterfeiting

Fri, 2018-11-09 09:35
New ‘Tamper Heat’ and ‘Tamper Freeze’ inks combat product tampering from using extreme heat or cold to alter packaging.

Live From FutureLink 2018: Digital Connectivity and the Supply Chain

Thu, 2018-11-08 09:27
FutureLink 2018 focuses on patients at the point of care, identifying how technology and information sharing networks are beginning to transform the digital life sciences supply chain.

Tackling Supply Chain Complexities

Wed, 2018-11-07 09:06
The September 12 Evolution of Excellence conference was organized as a way of exploring supply chain collaboration in a disruptive retail and e-commerce environment. Here are two highlights.

Verification Router Service Moves from Theoretical to Practical

Tue, 2018-11-06 10:21
Work advances on look-up directories and testing. Live poll results show that most manufacturers plan to respond to requests using a solution provider participating in a VRS network.

Shurtape: Printed Packaging Tapes

Mon, 2018-11-05 13:10
Expanded line of printed hot melt packaging tapes provide enhanced messaging that address supply chain challenges.

Ground Transport Discussions Move to the C-Suite

Tue, 2018-10-30 15:29
DHL Supply Chain research reveals that the evolution of logistics transport is also driving “must-have” technology capabilities, giving transportation a seat at the strategic table.

E-commerce is Disrupting Processes, Packages and Machinery Needs

Fri, 2018-10-26 13:02
A new study from PMMI Business Intelligence, “2018 E-Commerce: Think Inside the Box,” encourages all stakeholders to think differently. Primary package designs are key considerations for CPGs.

AeroSafe Global: Single-Use Shipper Line

Wed, 2018-10-24 15:31
A20 insulated shipper line provides a low-cost, high-performing packaging alternative for biopharmaceutical manufacturers.

American Thermal Instruments: Electronic Data Logger

Tue, 2018-10-23 11:12
Uses Bluetooth technology that allows remote monitoring of temperature excursions during transport of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, foods and beverages.