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Pfizer's logo on its New York facility exterior.
November 24, 2015 | News

Pfizer and Allergan Plan to Combine to Form Pfizer plc

Once approved, the merger reportedly would create the world’s largest drugmaker, move Pfizer’s headquarters to Ireland and lowering its U.S. taxes. Job impact of this “inversion” not yet known.
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November 23, 2015 | News

Novartis Settles Claims It Paid Pharmacies To Promote Drug

Under the agreement, the company will pay $390 million to the United States, New York, and over forty other states.
November 23, 2015 | News

Specialty Drug Cost Exceeds Median Family Income

The average annual cost of a specialty medication used on a chronic basis exceeded $53,000 in 2013.
Sanofi counterfeit meds chart
November 23, 2015 | News

Sanofi Study Reveals Perceptions of Counterfeit Medicines

Most Americans associate counterfeiting with consumer goods rather than meds. Sanofi introduces three levels of package protection to battle counterfeits.
LifeSaver Station: Medication holder
November 20, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

LifeSaver Station: Medication holder

LifeSaver makes medication readily available for emergency situations.
Butler Automatic: Film splicer
November 19, 2015 | Machine Product Brief

Butler Automatic: Splicer for sleeve films

The SP3HSL series improves line efficiency in shrink-sleeve packaging operations.
UPS Pain in the (Supply) Chain’s 2015 survey
November 19, 2015 | News

Healthcare, Life Science Logistics Execs See Supply Chain Improvements

UPS Pain in the (Supply) Chain’s 2015 survey results show progress in product security and adapting to regulatory changes.
FDA takes action on dietary supplements.
November 19, 2015 | News

FDA takes action to protect consumers from potentially dangerous dietary supplements

Joint government agency sweep culminates with announcement of criminal charges against USPlabs. False labeling, misbranding identified as part of the problem.
November 18, 2015 | News

AMA Calls for Banning Consumer Ads for Prescription Drugs, Medical Devices

Doctors say the move would help lower the cost of drugs
PakTech: Bottle handles
November 18, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

PakTech: Bottle handles

TwinPak bottle handles ease portability and reduce packaging waste.


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