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Kevin O’Donnell, Senior Partner, Exelsius, is a noted authority in supply chain integrity.
September 29, 2014 | Column/Opinion

Reevaluating drug product stability can save millions on packaging

Kevin O’Donnell, Senior Partner, Exelsius, is a noted authority in supply chain integrity. In this Q&A he lends his “big-picture” insights regarding distribution practices for time and temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical/biological products.
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Rondo-Pak: Multi-media cartons
September 26, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Rondo-Pak: Multi-media cartons

Innovative cartons harness the power of digital media for point-of-purchase or point-of-use consumer messaging.
September 25, 2014 | News

Pharmaceutical packaging innovation advances quality, speed, and efficiency

Latest technologies and educational opportunities showcased at Pharma EXPO.
September 24, 2014 | News

Changes made to EU Guidelines for GMPs

Chapter 5, sections 17 to 21 revisions provide guidance that aims to help prevent cross-contamination and benefit supply chain traceability.
Jim Butschli, Healthcare Packaging Editor
September 24, 2014 | Column/Opinion

One trillion dollars!

See you in Chicago for Pharma Expo’s debut.
Schubert-Pharma: Serialization services
September 17, 2014 | Product Brief

Schubert-Pharma: Serialization services

GMP-/FDA-compliant line concepts are available for all process steps, from acceptance of the primary package to ready-to-ship pallets.
GS1 US has published a guideline that details how to implement GS1 Standards to support the 2013 Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), and enhance patient safety and security in the pharmaceutical supply chain. (This photo is for illustration purposes only.)
September 17, 2014 | News

Guideline delineates how to implement GS1 standards

Document provides intelligence to support pharmaceutical lot-level management and future item-level traceability requirements
ROC IT Solutions: Serialization software
September 9, 2014 | Product Brief

ROC IT Solutions: Serialization software

A Print, Apply, and Verify module offers low-cost serialization and fast implementation in pharmaceutical packing operations.
Omega Design Corporation: Case packer
September 3, 2014 | Machine Product Brief

Omega Design Corp.: Case packer

ECX-001 is a semi-automatic case packer with unit-level track-and-trace capabilities.
Dirk Rodgers, who contributed to Healthcare Packaging’s Pharmaceutical Serialization Playbook, is an independent consultant and founder of RxTrace.
August 29, 2014 | Column/Opinion

The case for and against RFID in pharma

Reaching necessary read accuracies remains a challenge in pharmaceuticals, but RFID could still prove useful.


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