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Life Sciences Industry Strives to Become More Sustainable

July 8, 2024

Environmental Responsibility is Now a Business Imperative By Rebecca Marquez, Director, Custom Research at PMMI Sustainability remains a dominant trend in packaging and processing, continuing to attract the attention of the life sciences industry and inspire its new initiatives. Although pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers must prioritize patient safety and product protection, concerns about climate…


Keystone Folding Box Co. Introduces New Child-Resistant Wallet Card for Blisters

June 23, 2024

Company’s Push-Pak™ provides simple push-through opening feature, enabling compact blister design and reduced material usage. Keystone Folding Box Co., a designer and manufacturer of paperboard packaging solutions, has introduced a new paperboard blister wallet with push-through opening functionality. Ideal for hard tablets, the company’s Push-Pak™ allows intuitive push-through dosage access and a tighter, more condensed blister…


Systech unveils turnkey solution for pharmaceutical rework and manual aggregation

June 10, 2024

Systech, a part of Markem-Imaje and Dover and a leading provider of digital traceability, serialization and compliance solutions, is proud to launch a turnkey manual aggregation and rework solution for pharmaceutical manufacturers, CMOs, CDMOs, repackagers and wholesalers. It is the first integrated offering  following Systech’s acquisition of Pharmacontrol Electronic GMBH (PCE) earlier this year.  Systech offers industry-leading…


SnapSlide™ Introduces First Child-Resistant Closure with Single-Handed Operation for Rx Amber Vials

April 23, 2024

Also available for OTC applications, patented solution brings life-changing potential for over 60 million Americans with physical limitations, while also reducing plastic usage.  SnapSlide, LLC, a packaging innovations company dedicated to making it easier for consumers to access, use, and store pharmaceutical products, has introduced a line of no-torque, child-resistant caps that is the market’s…


Emerson’s Next-Generation Software Streamlines Pharmaceutical Development, Accelerates Speed to Market

April 16, 2024

DeltaV Workflow Management delivers scalable recipe authoring and execution technologies for life sciences companies Global automation technology and software leader Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today introduced DeltaV™ Workflow Management, a next-generation software designed for life sciences companies in early-stage development. The new software continues Emerson’s expansion of capabilities of the evolving DeltaV automation platform to offer more…


Fighting Fakes With Technology

April 11, 2024

Five Core Questions Every Pharma Business Must Ask By David Gonzalez, Global Technical Account Manager at MM Packaging The global war on counterfeit pharmaceuticals is a mounting challenge, but the pharma sector has made many important advances in this field. Packaging innovation has been central to winning the pharmaceutical counterfeiting battle and, as the primary…


Pharmaceutical Machinery Market Growth Outpaces Larger Industries

March 18, 2024

Need to modernize technology, automate, and provide sustainable solutions, plus supply chain woes influence the billions being poured into expansion A forecasted expansion of the pharmaceutical machinery market is driven by enhancements in technology, automation, sustainability, and supply chain challenges, as highlighted in a recent infographic titled “Pharmaceutical Manufacturing: The Future Ahead,” released by PMMI,…


Engineering Sustainable & Safe Healthcare Packaging

February 9, 2024

Innovative technologies are advancing recycling. By Glenn Petrie, Commercial Director – Healthcare at Plastic Ingenuity Healthcare packaging is integral to protecting the devices and products entrusted to support wellness and save lives. This segment includes packages designed for medical devices, pharmaceutical products, lab consumables and diagnostic tools. Patient health and safety are utmost concerns. At…


Automated Cotton Inserter Features New HMI for Fast, Easy Setup

December 18, 2023

PharmafillTM CS10 Cottoner Sports Colorful, Touch-Screen Controls The PharmafillTM CS10 automated cotton inserter from packaging machinery manufacturer Deitz Co., Wall, NJ (www.Deitzco.com), includes a new HMI with a touch-screen control panel as standard. Powered by proprietary control technology, the new cottoner features a full-color, menu-driven interface for fast, easy, intuitive setup and smooth operation with…


Schreiner MediPharm Enables Digital Adherence Monitoring with New Child-Resistant Smart Blister Wallet

November 28, 2023

Through partnership with Keystone Folding Box Co., the customizable blister package with individual cavity tracking provides a smart, secure packaging solution for clinical trials. Schreiner MediPharm, a Germany-based global provider of innovative functional label solutions for the healthcare industry, has partnered with Keystone Folding Box Co. to introduce a new smart blister pack with especially…


Keystone Folding Box Company Brings F=1 Child Resistance to Cold-Form Blisters with Its Key-Pak® Wallet Card

November 7, 2023

Suitable for high-barrier applications and friable OSD products, Alu-Alu construction meets highest child resistance standards while remaining senior-friendly. Keystone Folding Box Co., a designer and manufacturer of paperboard packaging solutions, has introduced a f=1 version of its popular Key-Pak® Child-Resistant blister card suitable for use with cold-form foil (Alu/Alu) blisters. As with the original Key-Pak®,…


Pharmafill(TM) Tablet Counters Gently Transfer Dusty Pills to Counting Sensor

September 27, 2023

Pharmafill(TM) tablet counters from packaging machinery manufacturer Deitz Co., Wall, NJ (www.Deitzco.com), automatically count effervescent tablets such as antacids, cold medicines, nutritional supplements, and chemical cleaning pods with 99.99% accuracy while minimizing dust and breakage. Developed for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical manufacturers and contract packagers, the automated tablet counters use a vibratory action to gently feed…


Cremer Trims Down Configuration of High-Speed Gummy Counter

April 28, 2023

Cremer, a leading global supplier of product counting machines for a wide array of applications, has introduced a smaller-scale version of its HQS 1250 Compact Counting & Dispensing Machine, designed specifically for gummy applications in the cannabis, nutraceutical and confectionary sectors. Developed in partnership with filler manufacturer Spee-Dee, the latest configuration is a trimmed down yet still-customizable iteration…


Systech Addresses Updated DSCSA Requirements for Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

April 11, 2023

Systech, part of Markem-Imaje and Dover (NYSE: DOV), a leading provider of digital identification and traceability software solutions, announced a series of services designed to help customers in the pharmaceutical supply chain meet Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) interoperability requirements by the November 27 deadline. Systech now offers three new service packages in conjunction with its software to help manufacturers…


PATLITE (U.S.A.) Adds New IP69K-Rated Solutions to its Product Line

April 1, 2023

PATLITE U.S.A., a global leader in visual and audible machine signaling, announced the addition of IP69K-rated options to its renowned product collection. This new IP69K-rated product line includes high-protection options for PATLITE’s popular and flagship LR signal tower and compact NE signal beacons. This new IP69K signal tower and compact beacon meet the most stringent…


Antares Vision Group, Through rfxcel, Begins Partnership with Renown Health Network for DSCSA-Compliant Pharmaceutical Tracking

March 9, 2023

rfxcel, part of Antares Vision Group, will implement Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) compliance solutions, helping to ensure pharmacies across the northern Nevada healthcare network comply with the regulations. Antares Vision Group is a leading provider of track and trace and quality control systems. rfxcel, which is part of the Group, has begun a…


TurboFil Introduces Inline Filling & Capping Machine for Multi-Dose Nasal Dispensers

February 19, 2023

Company’s Mini-Monoblock MDN-50 accurately and expediently fills, seals, caps and labels up to 50 vials per minute. TurboFil Packaging Machines LLC, an equipment specialist dedicated solely to the design and development of liquid filling and assembly machines, has introduced an automatic machine for the inline filling & capping of multi-dose nasal dispensers. The company’s Mini-Monoblock MDN-50…


Ossid ReeFlow 50 Machine

Ossid Flexes its Packaging Muscle for the Food and Medical Device Industries in Booth 5239 at WestPack 2023

February 3, 2023

See how the Reepack ReeFlow 50 Horizontal Flow Wrapper can improve speed and operational experience for your next food or medical device packaging application. Ossid, a ProMach brand, is well known for its packaging expertise within the food industry, but did you know they also excel in medical device packaging as well? Ossid will be…


Mission Critical: Aggregation Done Right

November 10, 2022

The Deadline is Approaching for Aggregation of Packed Prescription Pharma Products By Chris Siegele, Sales & Marketing Specialist for Omega Design Corporation Tick, tock. The countdown to November 2023 continues – and so far – the data isn’t encouraging. With aggregation compliance deadlines per the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Drug Supply Chain and Security…


NJM Presents Dara NFL/2 Aseptic Filling and Closing Machine for Ready-to-Use Syringes at Pack Expo

September 28, 2022

NJM, a ProMach product brand, will present the Dara NFL/2 aseptic filling and closing machine for ready-to-use syringes at Pack Expo International booth #W-17002 in the Healthcare Packaging Pavilion. Ideal for biotech companies and 503B pharmacies packaging suspensions, diagnostics, solutions and/or vaccines, the NFL/2 handles nests of pre-sterilized syringes as well as vials and cartridges. This fully servo-driven system…


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