GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare announces the return of alli
February 25, 2015 | News

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare announces the return of alli

Weight-loss product returns to retail markets in tamper-evident packaging.
Shown here is is a schematic of Cryoport's liquid nitrogen dry vapor shipper.
February 24, 2015 | News

Sanaria uses logistics partnership to support Malaria vaccines

Biotech firm works with Cryoport to develop a robust distribution and delivery systems network to help children in Africa most at risk of the disease.
BOTTLE CLEANING. To clean plastic bottles, each blowing nozzle from Bosch ionizes the blowing air, which neutralizes the electro
February 23, 2015 | Feature Article

Novartis benefits from flexible pharmaceutical filling line

Filling and packaging line in Cairo, Egypt accommodates different products and packaging formats.
Bottle unscramble
February 27, 2015 | Video

Bottle unscramble

Compact bottle unscrambler from New England Machinery, designed for the pharmaceutical industry, tightly integrates both hopper elevator and unscrambler to deliver high performance in a small footprint.
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Intermittent motion cartoner
February 27, 2015 | Video

Intermittent motion cartoner

Operating at up to 100 cycles/min, the servo-motor-driven Kartos I/100 from MG America is designed for pharmaceutical, personal care, and cosmetics applications.
High-def printer for pharma and more
February 27, 2015 | Video

High-def printer for pharma and more

Bell-Mark high-definition ink-jet printer does up to 600 dpi at up to 100 meters/minute. Originally designed for unique drug identification requirements in pharma, it can be integrated on a number of packaging machines where coding is required.
February 26, 2015 | News

GS1 US National Data Quality Program framework to support efficient supply chain operations

GS1 US has published a GS1 US National Data Quality Program framework, which outlines the key components to help companies establish and sustain effective data quality programs based on GS1 Standards.
February 26, 2015 | News

At 30, Expo Pack México brings supply chain to vibrant market

In 1985, Expo Pack México launched with 20 exhibitors and 1,000 net square feet.
Supplement product and package deliver one-two punch
February 20, 2015 | Package Case Study

Supplement product and package deliver one-two punch

For a new weight-loss supplement targeted toward men, Robert Parker, owner of Roar Ambition in the U.K., sought a dramatic package format that would help his product stand out in the crowded supplements field.
Healthcare will be major driver of plastic packaging
February 19, 2015 | News

Healthcare will be major driver of plastic packaging

A new study identifies regulations in the healthcare segment and the expansion of the food and beverage market as the main drivers of plastic packaging growth through 2020.
February 18, 2015 | News

FDA issues guidance for repackaging

Repackaging of certain human drug products by pharmacies and outsourcing facilities contains nonbinding recommendations.
OEE on the docket at Pack Expo East
February 18, 2015 | News

Automated data collection to boost packaging line OEE

The topic of equipment effectiveness through root cause analysis takes center stage at Pack Expo East.
Identification of pharmaceuticals. Image supplied by GS1.
February 17, 2015 | News

Unither Pharmaceuticals shares serialization experiences

Regardless of EU requirements, aggregation could be the most accurate way to succeed with a serialization project.

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