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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
Mar 4th, 2020
Precision and flexibility: Assembly machines for pen and auto injectors
Optima packaging group GmbH
Jan 15th, 2020
WWP Names Chief Executive Officer
Jan 14th, 2020
Canadian Online Pharmacy Boosts Patient Adherence, Reduces Packaging Waste
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
Ossid: 8000M Thermoform/Fill/Seal Machine
Medical device machine provides years of trouble-free operation, 360-degree view of key operations, and custom features.
Jun 4th, 2018
Amcor: Award-Winning Sustainable Packaging
Company wins two 2018 Alufoil Trophies for developments in pharmaceutical packaging for sustainability, convenience and efficiency.
May 9th, 2018
Supplement Maker Launches Recycling Program
Consumers can now recycle supplement and vitamin packaging through Twinlab’s Supplement the Earth Recycling Program, while earning money for non-profits, schools, or charitable organizations.
Apr 16th, 2018
BeeBetter Single-Use Pouch Aims to ‘Help the Medicine Go Down’
By putting patients at the center of its design development, this conceptual pouch employs shape and a dispensing device to help with medication delivery and adherence.
Apr 9th, 2018
Berry Global: Medical Packaging and Film with Sealant Technology
DuraMed and DirectSeal offer barrier and breathability with a uniform seal for tamper evidence in medical product packaging.
Mar 29th, 2018
Rollprint Packaging Products: Steam-Sterilizable Composite
Multilayer, heat-stable composite of polyester and polypropylene copolymers is a steam-sterilizable chevron pouch that maintains durability and peel characteristics after the heat cycle.
Feb 5th, 2018
Butler Automatic: Splicers for Reclosable Packaging
With automatic splicing, pre-applied zipper film is easy to incorporate into existing packaging lines.
Dec 14th, 2017
American Film & Machinery: Shrink Sleeve/Tamper Band Equipment
Designed for low-to-moderate production rates for industries including food and beverage, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, health and beauty and others.
Dec 7th, 2017