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Smart Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand Poised for Growth

Mon, 2018-05-07 13:46
The integration of NFC technologies into pharmaceutical applications, such as time-temperature indicator labels, is among the cutting-edge technologies Smithers Pira identifies as pushing brand owners toward intelligent packaging.

ISTA’s “Industry Meets Research” Event in Germany

Fri, 2018-05-04 12:32
Tour an IKEA distribution center at this educational and networking event on May 15 in Dortmund, Germany. The schedule also includes presentations on packaging, testing and more. Register by May 11.

Sheep’s Wool Provides Option for Transporting Temperature-Sensitive Goods

Fri, 2018-05-04 09:23
Seen at the recent Australian Institute of Packaging conference, Woolcool insulation material is sustainable, recyclable, compostable, and biodegradable, with applications ranging from food and beverage to veterinary and pharmaceuticals.

Phillips-Medisize Expands, Automates New Richmond, WI, Site

Thu, 2018-05-03 10:05
Company’s facility adds drug handling capability, provides turnkey services for medical combination products.

CTI/ATI: On-Pack Freeze Warning Technology

Tue, 2018-05-01 08:44
Printed on individual packages, vials, and syringes, BlindSpotz provide economical on-package freeze alerts to protect vaccines and medical samples.

FDA: Packaging Implications in the New API Guidance

Thu, 2018-04-26 17:04
The FDA released a Q&A-style guidance that clarifies many facets of good manufacturing practice for API production and distribution throughout the supply chain, with mention of relabeling and outsourcing of process steps.

PCI Launches High Containment Packaging Facility in Ireland

Wed, 2018-04-25 10:53
Company’s fourth acquisition outside the U.S. in the past four years is part of PCI’s strategic initiative to develop its High Containment Operations (HCO) services globally.

TLX Cargo Ltd.: Cargo Cover/Thermal Blanket

Tue, 2018-04-24 11:01
Incorporates phase-change material (PCM) into its structure in order to resolve the problem of hot lane temperature excursions on the tarmac.

TP3 Global Receives Royal Recognition

Tue, 2018-04-24 09:39
TP3 Global, provider of thermal protection for temperature-sensitive cargo, is awarded the 2018 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in the International Trade category for its Silverskin brand.

Pregis: Paper Void-Fill System

Mon, 2018-04-23 09:33
Easypack Quantum XTW debuts as a feature-rich, high-volume paper void-fill system that’s easy to use.

PACK EXPO East: Reusable Transport Packaging

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:10
A significant percentage of annual solid waste comes from packaging. The Reusable Packaging Association talks about preventing waste and reducing costs.

Pelican BioThermal Announces 13 New European Drop Points

Thu, 2018-04-19 11:27
Company engages Rehnus Logistics to offer new EMEA Crēdo on Demand drop points.

Sonoco ThermoSafe, Cathay Pacific Cargo Announce Leasing Agreement

Wed, 2018-04-18 10:48
Global partnership enables pharmaceutical shippers to lease Sonoco’s PharmaPort 360 containers directly from air cargo carrier Cathay.

Tompkins, RightHand Robotics Partner for Portable Material Handling Systems

Tue, 2018-04-17 11:56
Collaboration will combine portable, automated sortation system, t-Sort, with RightPick, robotic piece-picking systems.

Catalent Completes $5.5 Million Philadelphia Expansion

Mon, 2018-04-16 10:05
Includes 40% increase in pallet space for both refrigerated and ambient clinical storage, cold chain and clinical label control areas.

5 Ways to Boost Productivity at PACK EXPO East

Mon, 2018-04-16 08:27
Welcome to PACK EXPO East, the April 16-18 event showcasing the latest packaging innovations at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

Neopac Breaks Ground on First U.S. Plant

Fri, 2018-04-13 08:41
New North American hq in Wilson, NJ, will include a clean room and high-speed tube line for pharmaceutical and cosmetic formulas.

SpotSee: Connected Recorders

Thu, 2018-04-12 13:53
Shock, vibration and temperature indicators increase visibility within the supply chain for the logistics market.

New ASTM International Standard Supports Hazardous Materials Packaging

Wed, 2018-04-11 09:59
A new ASTM International standard helps with pressure testing certain containers that are used to transport hazardous materials.

Oliver Healthcare Packaging Expands into Asia Pacific Market

Tue, 2018-04-10 10:44
New 68,000 sq-ft facility in Suzhou, P.R. China will manufacture products and include testing lab, warehousing and distribution facilities.