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Sustainability and security: How packaging is modernising pharma

March 24, 2020
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing counterfeit medicines, falsified medicines, feature, packaging, pharma

In a world living in the shadow of substandard and falsified medicines, climate change and antimicrobial resistance, pharmaceutical packaging will …

Implementing “the safest medicines system in the world”

June 10, 2019
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing feature, packaging, pharma

With debates heating up over cooperation between European across the continent, Matt Fellows investigates the current state of packaging countermeasures …


Care packaging: Inside the Falsified Medicines Directive

April 16, 2018
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing biotech, drugs, packaging, pharma, pharmaceutical

When it comes to the pharmaceutical supply chain, patient safety has and will always be a primary concern for all …

Booklet labels or Just-In-Time labelling: A question of standards

September 7, 2017
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production Faubel, Labelling, packaging

Pharmaceutical companies are multiplying their efforts to establish just-in-time labeling. For Anthony Morrow, Business Development Manager Northern Europe at Faubel, …


Essentra packaging facility co-funded by Welsh Government to close

July 27, 2017
Manufacturing and Production Essentra, Wales, Welsh Government, biotech, drugs, packaging, pharma, pharmaceutical

Essentra, a manufacturer of packaging for the pharmaceutical and retail industry, has revealed that it is undergoing a consultation process …

The future for pharma packaging

March 1, 2016
Manufacturing and Production distribution, packaging, research, supply chain

The pharmaceutical packaging market is projected for strong growth through 2020, driven by innovation for new products and materials and …


Actavis contraceptives recalled after packaging errors

July 9, 2015
Manufacturing and Production Actavis, FDA, manufacturing, packaging, product recall, production, recalls

Actavis is voluntarily recalling more than half a million boxes of contraceptive pills in the United States due to problems …

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Novartis invests further into Poland

May 11, 2015
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Novartis, Poland, Sandoz, manufacturing, packaging

Sandoz the generics division of Novartis has opened a large packaging centre in Stryków in Poland. Valued at 171 million …

Packaging specialist Chesapeake sold to private equity firm

July 4, 2013
Manufacturing and Production Chesapeake, carlyle group, packaging

Packaging specialist Chesapeake has been sold to private equity firm Carlyle Group in a move designed to accelerate the company’s …

Gerresheimer buys Vedat to get bigger in South America

March 28, 2011
Manufacturing and Production Brazil, Gerresheimer, packaging

Glass and plastics packaging specialist Gerresheimer has acquired Brazilian company Vedat in a major push into the South American pharmaceutical …

Insulin pens help Gerresheimer to record sales

February 15, 2011
Manufacturing and Production Gerresheimer, glass, packaging, plastic

Gerresheimer has posted a bumper set of results in 2010, thanks to continuing strong demand for its glass and plastic …

SHL Establishes New Facility in the USA for Final Assembly and Packaging of Auto-Injectors

December 10, 2010
Manufacturing and Production auto injector, autoinjector, final assembly, packaging, shl

SHL, a leading manufacturer of drug delivery devices, will further expand operations in the USA with the establishment of SHL …

Colour management for the pharmaceutical industry

December 1, 2010
Manufacturing and Production colour management, packaging, pharma printing

The development and adoption of pharmaceutical specific quality standards by the printing industry has played a vital role in the …

Pfizer opens £26m UK packaging facility

October 19, 2010
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production Pfizer, packaging, recruitment

Pfizer officially opened a new biotechnology packaging facility in Hampshire, UK, on October 15, with a ceremony attended by UK …

Helvoet breaks ground on Indian packaging plant

September 28, 2010
Manufacturing and Production Helvoet, packaging

Helvoet Pharma of Belgium has started officially started construction of a new production facility in India that is scheduled to …

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