June 6, 2012
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John Menna, Director of Global Strategy, UPS Healthcare Logistics, describes the most significant global healthcare trends and discusses their implications for the healthcare supply chain. Watch the video.
UPS survey unveils healthcare supply chain trends
The 2011 UPS "Pain in the (supply) chain" survey explores top business and supply chain concerns at pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies worldwide. See the results.
Anti-counterfeiting + pharmaceuticals space
No 'one-size-fits-all' approach to anti-counterfeiting
Feature Image 1 Technology advances continue, yet pharmaceutical counterfeiting remains an unresolved issue. In this excerpt from Healthcare Packaging's "Voices of Leadership," Packaging Hall of Famer Ed Bauer and Richard Adams of GlaxoSmithKline discuss some of the complexities related to counterfeit pharmaceuticals.
Tags: » Anti-counterfeiting   » E-Pedigree
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Designing with one hand tied behind your back
The healthcare field presents some of the most stringent product packaging rules, yet the restrictions can be used to your brand's advantage, according to author Jean Campbell, brand identity director at Interbrand, who looks at some OTC package designs in this article. Feature Image 2
Tags: » Interbrand   » Package design   » Regulations
Medical devices + materials space
A medical product packaging primer
Feature Image 3 Packaging plays a significant role in the U.S. medical market's growth and can impact product success or failure, yet it's sometimes the first place a manufacturer will look to cut costs. In this story, flexible materials converter Fabrico reports on materials selection, manufacturing, adhesives, compliance, and regulatory issues related to packaging medical products.
Tags: » Medical devices   » Fabrico   » Adhesives   » Package design   » Tyvek
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Life sciences growth expands everywhere
Feature Image 3 Emerging Asia-Pacific countries show the highest growth at 15%, compared to 2% in the U.S. and Europe. BRIC countries remain a "wild card," according to this article authored by C. Kenna Amos, a contributing editor on Healthcare Packaging's sister publication Automation World. The rise in biologics and generics will help fuel global growth in life sciences.
Tags: » Automation   » Burrill   » Domain Associates   » Aspen
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