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Sanner: Tablet tubes
July 16, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Sanner: Tablet tubes

BrillianceTubes with desiccant closures protect contents against light and moisture.
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Innovative features earn AmeriStars recognition for Nelipak Healthcare Packaging’s design of Boston Scientific’s ACUITY® Pro lead delivery system package.
July 11, 2014 | Package Case Study

AmeriStars award medical device tray

Innovative features earn recognition for Nelipak Healthcare Packaging’s design of Boston Scientific’s ACUITY® Pro lead delivery system package.
New supplement bottle stimulates TV sales
July 10, 2014 | Package Case Study

New supplement bottle stimulates TV sales

Extraordinary visual impact was among the top goals of the package design for a new nutritional supplement product sold primarily by way of television infomercials.
June 25, 2014 | Package Case Study

Soothing style quells tanning product fears

Package graphics for a new tanning lotion/skincare line feature a pattern of undulations, like swaths of silk, in hues of teal, gold, and magenta to convey a calming experience.
Unisource Worldwide Inc.: Corrugated shipping container
May 8, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Unisource Worldwide Inc.: Corrugated shipping container

QuickBox closes in a single motion, increasing productivity of packaging operations.
Package of the year:  Noven Therapeutics Brisdelle is indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms (VMS) associated with menopause. The Brisdelle compliance design features calendarized dosing for 30 days of therapy, with a designated area for the patient to note the starting date of the therapy.
April 10, 2014 | Feature Article

Noven Therapeutics earns HCPC’s 2013 Compliance Package of the Year

Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council names top packs during RxAdherence 2014.
Stiplastics: Drop dispenser nozzle
March 3, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Stiplastics: Drop dispenser nozzle

The unique shape and intermediate reservoir of this drop dispenser nozzle assures accuracy and flow control.
Equate Beauty Acne Foaming Wash, a premium Walmart brand, won the Best Pharmaceutical Tube Award. For this tube, MJS worked with Essel Propack America to create a silver foil decoration along with the flexographic printing with hot foil to achieve a special look.
February 24, 2014 | News

Two pharmaceutical tubes win awards

Tube Council competition awards Equate and Rexall tubes, constructed through a partnership between MJS Packaging and Essel Propack.
Aptar Pharma: Injection delivery system
February 19, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Aptar Pharma: Injection delivery system

Pro-Ject® auto-injector offers convenience and improves compliance.
Schreiner-Medipharm's Needle-Trap. It’s a pressure-sensitive label solution for syringes that addresses the problem of sharps. Included here is a photo of (from left to right) three labels still on their release liner, a freshly labeled syringe with its protective needle sheath in place, and a post-injection syringe with its needle safely trapped in plastic with no opportunity whatsoever for harm to healthcare personnel. All that’s left is disposal into the nearest sharps container. According to Schreiner M
February 12, 2014 | News

Packaging technology on display at Pharmapack Europe 2014

Aseptic packaging, drug delivery systems, and syringe label that addresses sharps stand out as new venue enjoys successful debut.

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