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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.

World demand for caps and closures is projected to increase 5.6% per year to $58 billion in 2019 according to Freedonia.
April 16, 2015 | News

What’s behind rising cap and closure demand?

Freedonia report cites global market gains, more sophisticated closures for pharmaceutical and beauty products.
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April 13, 2015 | News

FDA confirms generic drug ownership change

The company who took ownership, also successfully manufactured first batch of unique tablets.
Calendarized pack earns honors for Novartis, PCI, MWV
April 13, 2015 | Video

Calendarized pack earns honors for Novartis, PCI, MWV

Novartis Exforge HCT, for treating high blood pressure, is packaged by PCI, using the MWV Shellpak Renew design to support patients in taking their daily medication.
Specialty pharmacies, says at least one group, represent the fastest-growing segment of the pharmaceutical market.
April 10, 2015 | News

Promising future for specialty pharmacies

Taking a quick look at the market and the challenges in what at least one group says represents the fastest-growing segment of the pharmaceutical market.
April 10, 2015 | News

NIH funding research into "serious global health threat"

The National Institutes of Health awarded more than $11 million in first-year funding for nine research projects studying antimicrobial resistance diagnostics.
Eli Lilly compliance pack earns honors
April 9, 2015 | Video

Eli Lilly compliance pack earns honors

The 2014 HCPC Compliance Package of the Year First Runner Up was awarded to the Eli Lilly Strattera® Physician Sample Pack from PCI, which contains medication for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
HCPC Compliance Package of the Year
April 9, 2015 | Video

HCPC Compliance Package of the Year

Astra Zeneca’s SEROQUEL XR® 14-Day Sample Kit for Acute Bipolar Depression is in a calendarized blister pack from MWV that promotes patient adherence for this medication’s complex dosing regimen.
Winpak: Cold Form laminate
April 8, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

Winpak: Cold Form laminate

Designed for sensitive, hygroscopic pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical products.
•	2014 HCPC Compliance Package of the Year: Astra Zeneca SEROQUEL XR® 14-Day Sample Kit for Acute Bipolar Depression from MWV.
April 5, 2015 | Feature Article

Astra Zeneca, Eli Lilly, Novartis win HCPC honors

The Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council unveils the most innovative pharmaceutical packages designed to improve patient adherence.
FDA issues final guidance on the evaluation and labeling of abuse-deterrent opioids
April 1, 2015 | News

FDA issues final guidance on the evaluation and labeling of abuse-deterrent opioids

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on April 1, 2015 issued a final guidance to assist industry in developing opioid drug products with potentially abuse-deterrent properties.

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