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Pharmaceutical Packaging News

Articles cover news, processes and machinery associated with pharmaceutical packaging. Pharmaceuticals packaging refers to prescription only medicines (POM) and non-prescription RX drugs. Key topics include package design, shipping, security, government regulations. Also includes informative videos, columns from pharmaceutical packaging experts and White Papers.

PDA’s Berlin conference sheds light on manufacturing and logistics, serialization, and regulatory pressure for temperature contr
January 23, 2015 | Column/Opinion

Ensuring product integrity and visibility across the supply chain

PDA’s Berlin conference sheds light on manufacturing and logistics, serialization, and regulatory pressure for temperature control of warehouses and shipments.
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Author Marie Davis works at Medical Device Usability, a Human Factors Consultancy based in Cambridge, U.K.
January 22, 2015 | Column/Opinion

Accessibility of medical packaging: learning from people with impairments

Manufacturers must be aware of the wide range of impairments that can affect consumers, which means one design of accessible packaging may not be suitable for all.
Noven Pharmaceutical's incoming inspection area is used to verifiy incoming materials for copy, Braille, and barcodes.
January 21, 2015 | Feature Article

Noven upgrades its automated proofreading

Miami-based Noven Pharmaceuticals’ uses automated proofreading with Braille measurement and reading.
Unveiling Healthcare Packaging’s Top 10 online articles from 2014.
January 20, 2015 | News

Unveiling Healthcare Packaging’s Top 10 from 2014

Website visitors seek insights on market trends and forecasts, serialization, unique device identification, and the benefits of effective package design.
Bausch Advanced Technology Group: IV bag filler
January 19, 2015 | Machine Product Brief

Bausch Advanced Technology Group: IV bag filler

A new IV bag filling and closing system produces 1,600 bags/hr.
Desmond Hunt, Ph.D., Senior Scientific Liaison, U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP)
January 19, 2015 | Column/Opinion

Biologics and USP’s General Chapters on Container Closure Systems

Biologics present new challenges for packaging systems.
MEMSCap smart electronic medication packaging system tracks each time the medication bottle is opened.
January 16, 2015 | News

Adherence packaging battles HIV/AIDS in Africa, India

Designed to help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa and India, MEMSCap smart electronic medication packaging system tracks each time the medication bottle is opened.
Comar: Closures
January 15, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

Comar: Closures

A new SecureCap closure is available for eye drops and nasal sprays that require child-resistant packaging.
January 13, 2015 | News

Digging in the dirt for drugs

Dirt may hold the key to antibiotic resistance.
Bioplan: Glass vial
January 13, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

Bioplan: Glass vial

Minidrip provides precise dosage for serums and essential oils.

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