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Spartech Acquires Tufpak, Inc.
Spartech announces the acquisition of Tufpak, Inc., a manufacturer of custom and stock engineered plastic films designed for biohazard bags, medical devices, and biopharma packaging.
Dec 4th, 2020
Mondi Consumer Flexibles at PACK EXPO Connects
Mondi North America
Nov 6th, 2020
3 Benefits of Flexible Packaging for Shipping Medical Supplies
Randall J. Troutman
Nov 4th, 2020
Brenda Chamulak Named President, Tekni-Plex Packaging Products
Oct 12th, 2020
Nuvae Healthcare Launches Fully Recyclable Packaging System
Sep 24th, 2020
Call for 2021 FPA Achievement Awards Entries
The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) announced that the 2021 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Call for Entries is now available. The deadline for entries is Friday, November 6, 2020.
Flexible Packaging Association
Sep 10th, 2020
Hydrogen Water Potency Preserved with Aluminum Pouch
Unique gusseted aluminum stand-up pouch format keeps hydrogen atoms inside, preserving the antioxidant, energy-boosting, and anti-inflammation properties of the water.
Anne Marie Mohan
Aug 13th, 2020
View Product Demos On Demand
Missed part or all of PACK EXPO Connects? Browse dozens of demos by category or search by keyword. Find solutions to your packaging and processing challenges now through March 31.
Feb 17th, 2021
Popularity of Cannabis Formats Evolving, Packaging Follows Suit
Dried flower is giving way to creams, gels, dried teas/powders and inhalers, products that doubled in growth in two years’ time. Packaging for cannabis is expanding to meet this growth.
Mar 25th, 2020
Glass-Like Plastic for Injectables
Day 2 Innovation Stage at PACK EXPO East in Philadelphia introduced a film from Japan that delivers same performance as glass for parenteral drugs.
Mar 4th, 2020
Precision and flexibility: Assembly machines for pen and auto injectors
OPTIMA automation at Pharmapack 2020.
Optima packaging group GmbH
Jan 15th, 2020
WWP Names Chief Executive Officer
WWP, a provider of cosmetic packaging components, tubes, and full-service turnkey solutions, named Josh Kirschbaum CEO.
Jan 14th, 2020
Canadian Online Pharmacy Boosts Patient Adherence, Reduces Packaging Waste
The company uses a simple packaging system, able to deliver most drugs, and provides free shipping of packs with easy, detailed instructions, as well as regular consultations to improve patient experience.
Jul 22nd, 2019
Multi-Parameter Inspection Drives the Growth of Medication Pouch Inspection Systems Market
Report foresees an increase in the global medical pouch inspection systems market at a CAGR of 8% from 2019 through 2029.
Jun 11th, 2019
Turnkey Line Loads Pharmaceutical Powder Stickpacks into Flip-Top Boxes
As single-serve sachets continue to grow in healthcare, Cama Group developed a robotic packaging line designed for efficiency, precise handling/closing and ergonomic line access for operators.
Apr 12th, 2019
ChargePoint Technology: Powder Transfer Single Use Package
Together, the ChargePoint SUP and ChargeBag PE-S form a high performance, single use package for the contained and sterile transfer of pharmaceutical powders between manufacturing process steps or even facilities.
Apr 2nd, 2019
Shaped Pouch Proves Integral to Unique Wearable Breast Pump
Described as the world’s first all-in-one wearable breast pump that fits inside a bra, it incorporates a doughnut-shaped pouch/bag that holds breast milk. An oval cutout in the center of the bag makes it easy to hold and fit neatly within the pump.
Mar 8th, 2019
Euclid Medical Products: Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment
Vantage bagging machine, thermal printer and tabletop liquid unit-dose machine aim to increase operational efficiency in hospital, pharmacy and repackaging settings.
Dec 11th, 2018
ProAmpac: QuadFlex Pouch
Package format offers applications in the personal care market and for secondary packaging where it could replace boxes for individually packaged cleaning/makeup removal wipes and pads.
Nov 28th, 2018
Natural Supplements Brand Gets a Transformative Redesign
Quantum Health swaps drug-store efficacy cues with a focus on nature for the packaging design of its natural health supplements, resulting in double-digit sales growth for the brand.
Oct 29th, 2018
Seal Integrity Compliance Without Package Destruction
Rollprint’s AuraSeal shines—or fluoresces—on sealed areas, allowing easy visual detection of voids.
Oct 16th, 2018
Servo Motion-Controlled Sachet Machine Runs at 1,500/min
The new Flexibag Si-600 packs liquids, pastes, powders, or granular or tablet products in sachets with a maximum film width of 600 mm.
Oct 16th, 2018
Bagger’s Predictive Maintenance Minimizes Downtime
Pregis introduces two new Sharp baggers: one automatic model with predictive maintenance, and one easy-to-operate tabletop unit.
Oct 14th, 2018
Bosch Packaging Technology: Horizontal Flow Wrapping Machine
Reaching speeds up to 350 packages/min, the Sigpack HML offers reliable sealing in a compact footprint.
Sep 20th, 2018
Heat and Control: FastBack, Spray Dynamics, Ishida and CEIA
Company to demonstrate its next generation of seasoning, conveying, weighing, packaging, and inspection systems at PACK EXPO International.
Sep 4th, 2018
ProMach: Compact VF/F/S for Pharma
MVA3 Pharma is designed for sachets containing granulated, liquid, paste, powdered or solid pharmaceuticals in a single-dose format.
Aug 17th, 2018
Sports Nutrition Packaging Captures ‘The Force of Nature’
New branding and packaging draws a link between the potency of Tribe’s all-natural sports nutrition products, the joy of the outdoors, and the overwhelming power of the natural world.
Jul 2nd, 2018