Machinery & Materials
Logistics & Cold Chain
Solving Packaging Format Challenges: Communication is Key
When CPGs and OEMs discussed challenges surrounding packaging formats, designs, and materials, most said improving industry partnerships is the solution.
Jan 12th, 2022
Top 10 Healthcare Packaging Stories of 2021
Jan 7th, 2022
CPhI 2022 Predictions: CDMO Capacity Constrained and COVID Vaccines on the Rise
Jan 7th, 2022
Automation and Education Two Keys to Solving Workforce Issues
Dec 20th, 2021
Key Challenges to Using Automation in Packaging and Processing Operations
Dec 15th, 2021
The[PACK]out Event Tackles Medical Device Packaging Innovation
The inaugural conference will gather healthcare packaging professions from May 10 to 12, 2022, in Austin, TX.
Dec 14th, 2021
Applying Modern Technology to Pharmaceutical Production Facilities
Robotics, biometrics, and isolator technology are proving cleaner, faster, and safer than traditional manual methods.
Dec 10th, 2021
Top Three Operational Priorities of Execs in Packaging and Processing
Issues that were prominent prior to 2020 became even more elevated during the pandemic.
Dec 7th, 2021
Workforce News Roundup: 2021
While science, technology, and regulations are often the focus, people are critical to a successful packaging operation. Check out articles, podcasts, and videos from Healthcare Packaging and sister publications Packaging World and OEM.
Dec 9th, 2021
Quotables and By the Numbers: November 2021
From choosing a mentor to DSCSA readiness to the printed sensor market, quotes and stats in healthcare packaging and logistics.
Nov 23rd, 2021
3 Healthcare Packaging Updates from PACK EXPO Las Vegas
On this Take Five video, Pat Reynolds showcases three package design innovations from PACK EXPO Las Vegas in pharmaceuticals, personal care, and child-resistance for cannabis.
Nov 12th, 2021
Workforce Issues Around Women and Remote Work
PPWLN discusses how to incentivize women back into the workplace, increase overall diversity in the workforce, and manage our new world of work. Watch highlights from the panel on this Take Five with Healthcare Packaging video.
Oct 29th, 2021
Women, E-comm, and Collaborative Tech Shape a New Way of Working
An expert panel at the Packaging & Processing Women’s Leadership Network discussed women and remote work, as well as solutions for adapting to pandemic-era consumer buying trends. Read, watch, or listen to the conversation.
Oct 20th, 2021
A Walk Down 'Life Science Packaging' Memory Lane at PACK EXPO Las Vegas
In pictures: If you missed the PACK to the Future exhibit at PACK EXPO Las Vegas, scroll through for a look at some of the life sciences moments on display.
Oct 5th, 2021
Kilmer Innovations in Packaging
KiiP is an industry initiative ‘solving wicked problems in healthcare packaging.’ They’re gathering passionate team members to tackle nebulous topics, ultimately improving patient safety.
Sep 24th, 2021
Global Economy Passes Pre-COVID GDP as Business Investments Pick Up; Risks Remain
After a 3.5% contraction in 2020, global real GDP is projected to increase 6% in 2021, its strongest advance since 1973, but there are still potential risks.
Sep 8th, 2021
Top Seven U.S. Packaging Machinery Trends in 2021
According to a new report by PMMI Business Intelligence, there are seven areas currently trending in the U.S. packaging machinery market.
Aug 31st, 2021
Investment in Packaging Machinery Maintains Positive Growth Trend in Mexico
The most recent business intelligence report drafted by PMMI about investment in packaging operations in Mexico confirms growth during the second quarter and projects significant increments for the following months.
Aug 24th, 2021
Supply Chain Digitalization is a Source of Differentiation for High Performing Organizations
A University of Tennessee study shows that high performing organizations are two and a half times more likely to say their supply chain digitalization efforts are the source of differentiation for them in the marketplace.
Aug 19th, 2021
Technical Workforce Development Trends Within Manufacturing | Unilever Deodorant Package Prototype Embodies Inclusiveness
On today's Take Five, NAM initiatives reach out to minority communities to fill the demand for a quality workforce; apprenticeships to train current workforce are on the rise. Discover how Unilever's new package is in itself a gesture of inclusivity.
Jul 23rd, 2021
PACK EXPO Las Vegas Is Back
After more than a year of virtual events, the largest in-person and most comprehensive packaging and processing event in North America, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO, will take place in September.
Jul 21st, 2021
2021 IoPP Salary Survey: Salary Freezes Begin to Thaw. How Does Your Compensation Compare?
After a flat salary year in 2020 with heightened uncertainty and worry about both traditional salary increases and bonuses, 2021 results indicate that confidence is returning. Meanwhile, job security is high and fewer people are seeking greener pastures.
Jul 14th, 2021
Manufacturing Skills Gap Widens in the Wake of COVID-19
A new study by Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute says the pandemic erased 1.4 million U.S. manufacturing jobs. And, even as the industry rebounds, the remaining unfilled jobs could cost the U.S. economy $1 trillion.
Jun 23rd, 2021
Growing a Successful CBD Brand
Medterra has only been in business for four years, but this brand has been leading CBD sales in U.S. grocery for over 16 months and is expanding rapidly.
Jun 21st, 2021
HDA Dialogue Explores DE&I Efforts in the Distribution Sector
HDA hosted a virtual discussion with four industry leaders who are fostering belonging within their organizations.
Healthcare Distribution Alliance (HDA)
Jun 4th, 2021
Quotables and Stats: Health System Cyber Attacks, Vaccine Lottery, and More
A shocking percentage of companies interviewed stated they had no idea where in their organization sensitive data was located and had no knowledge as to whether or not it was secure...
May 25th, 2021
OEMs Play Larger Role in Manufacturing Industry Cybersecurity
Since OEMs also serve manufacturing clients who are themselves vulnerable to cyberattack, there are a few extra considerations to be aware of with regard to cybersecurity.
May 18th, 2021