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Get news and trends related to global issues related to the healthcare packaging industry. Articles focus on supply chain and logistics, global regulations, and business expansion.

Seniors represent lucrative market opportunity
May 1, 2015 | News

Seniors represent lucrative market opportunity

Euromonitor says the over-60 group will account for 18% of the global population by 2030.
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Sonoco ThermoSafe: Insulated containers
May 1, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

Sonoco ThermoSafe: Insulated containers

A reusable insulated container optimizes storage and transportation of dry ice and perishable goods.
Contract development and manufacturing organization completes first commercial serialization project for South Korea.
April 28, 2015 | News

Serialization first in South Korea

Contract development and manufacturing organization delivers identifiable labeling for a top-10 pharmaceutical company.
This photo depicts an online education session in process.
April 24, 2015 | News

European packaging conference focuses on preventing skills gap

Innovation in business education and job qualification needed to prevent EU industry skills gap in packaging.
Foreasting the healthcare packaging market from 2015-2025
April 23, 2015 | Column/Opinion

Forecasting the healthcare packaging market from 2015-2025

Visiongain offers prospects for leading companies in over-the-counter and prescription pharmaceuticals, and medical equipment.
Dirk Rodgers is a Contributing Editor for Healthcare Packaging and author of RxTrace.
April 23, 2015 | Column/Opinion

Four serialization and traceability predictions

In his final article, Columnist Dirk Rodgers analyzes biggest trends impacting the industry.
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.
CombiMatrix selects Cryoport as logistics partner. Here we see a Cryoport shipper in transit.
April 14, 2015 | News

CombiMatrix selects Cryoport as logistics partner

Clinical diagnostic laboratory CombiMatrix teams with Cryoport for the distribution of its new CombiPGS™ genetic screening test.
April 14, 2015 | News

Biosimilar naming system comes under fire

Industry groups, drug companies criticize proposals citing usability issues.
April 8, 2015 | News

Allergy drug could help treat hepatitis C

The study showed the drug impaired the ability of the virus to enter human liver cells.


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