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HDA Traceability Seminar Will Assess DSCSA Progress

Wed, 2018-09-12 12:20
Oct. 17-19 event in Washington, D.C. to include DSCSA update from an FDA executive as well as a dispenser panel comprising experts from the retail/pharmacy community.

The Factory Faces the Amazon Effect

Wed, 2018-09-12 11:46
Confronting new consumer demands for customized products—from food to pharma—manufacturers are in search of technology that can economically move them from mass production to batch of one.

Merck Tests Drone Shipments of Medical Supplies in Puerto Rico

Mon, 2018-09-10 13:22
A ‘Flying Smartbox’ from AT&T and Softbox demonstrates how IoT helps safely deliver vital medicines in disaster relief efforts.

Pharmaceuticals: The Bad, the Good, and the Ugly

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:08
Although mix-ups in labeling and filling lead to recalls, packaging deserves credit for improving patient outcomes.

E-Com Baby Food Keeps Cool in Compostable, Recyclable Packaging

Tue, 2018-09-04 12:37
California company delivering fresh meals for babies opts for cold chain packaging made from plant fiber with components that can be composted and recycled.

Faubel/Elpro: Booklet Labels with Temperature Indicators

Tue, 2018-09-04 09:01
Labels identify and monitor pharmaceutical products and document transport and storage conditions during the entire supply chain.

PCI Clinical Services Opens Rockford, IL Cold Chain Facility

Wed, 2018-08-29 09:06
Purpose-built, dedicated -40°F facility expands company’s cold chain infrastructure and is designed to provide planned redundancies for the critical storage needs of a life-saving drug product.

Watch for Multi-Factory Serialization at Healthcare Packaging EXPO

Tue, 2018-08-28 16:16
During the October 14-17 event in Chicago, a series of partner companies will combine to portray a multi-factory serialization scenario.

PACK EXPO International Offers Solutions for Small- to Medium-Sized Businesses

Tue, 2018-08-28 03:53
A new PMMI infographic highlights the impact of these businesses in the U.S.

VRS Network Test Results Set for October Release

Mon, 2018-08-27 10:32
The Healthcare Distribution Alliance will provide updates to its Verification Router Service during its Oct. 17-19 seminar at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown hotel.

EMA Expects 30% Staff Loss

Mon, 2018-08-27 05:35
As a result of Brexit, the EMA is moving to Amsterdam and the agency is temporarily scaling back and suspending certain activities to cope.

Q&A Part III: Packaging Critical for World Courier’s Global Healthcare Shipments

Thu, 2018-08-23 09:01
Examining the challenges posed by biologics and temperature-sensitive products through the supply chain.

3PL Turns to Automation to Offset Workforce Shortages

Wed, 2018-08-22 09:48
With the growing demand for warehouse workers, coupled with the rapidly expanding e-commerce business, many 3PLs are scaling to rely more heavily on automated packing equipment and Tier 1 Warehouse Management Systems.

Preparing for the China-U.S. Trade War

Tue, 2018-08-21 15:47
Tariffs ignite tension in the manufacturing industry. Here are some steps to take to offset the expense of new import/export duties.

Aggregation: The Achilles’ Heel of Pharma Supply Chain Operation Under a Serialization Regulation

Tue, 2018-08-21 10:57
Aggregation data is the only thing that will ease the burden of compliance for downstream trading partners in a serialized world, says RxTrace’s Dirk Rodgers.

Fighting Healthcare Product Waste

Tue, 2018-08-21 10:07
How one company is diverting unopened products from the waste stream and helping hospitals recover the costs.

Q&A Part II: Packaging Critical for World Courier’s Global Healthcare Shipments

Mon, 2018-08-20 11:49
Detailing the role of global regulations and personalized therapies in the company’s logistics strategy.

Q&A Part I: Packaging Critical for World Courier’s Global Healthcare Shipments

Fri, 2018-08-17 14:08
How the company approaches everything from international personalized medicine/Direct-to-Patient (DTP) deliveries to shipments of temperature-sensitive therapies that must withstand extreme weather conditions across multiple continents.

Could Penny-Pinching on Labels Derail Your Serialization Investment?

Wed, 2018-08-15 09:23
Part II of a two-part series emphasizes the significance of labeling in serialization, aggregation, and in temperature-sensitive environments.

Increasing the Chances of Cargo Recovery

Wed, 2018-08-15 04:00
In the panicked moments after a cargo theft, every second counts. Having these important pieces of data on hand can assist law enforcement.

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