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Protect Your Sterile Barrier System Rollstock
Much attention is given to packages as they protect a product from end-of-line to the patient. But are you correctly handling your sterile barrier inventory prior to packaging?
February 8, 2024
Counting Down the Top 10 Articles of 2022 - #4: Kilmer Innovations in Packaging Tackles 'Wicked Problems' in Med Device Sterility
Join us as we look back at the most-read Healthcare Packaging stories of 2022. At #4, we profile KiiP, an industry initiative ‘solving wicked problems in healthcare packaging,’ with passionate team members tackling nebulous topics.
December 30, 2022
IoPP’s Inaugural ‘Fundamentals of Medical Device Packaging’ Course a Success
"We wanted to reach as many people as possible while keeping the class size small... it’s intensive on multiple levels,” says course founder Jennifer Benolken. The class will be offered again in Feb. 2023 at MD&M West.
December 6, 2022
Preco Debuts AcuBreathe Nano Flexible Packaging
New technology can add perforations to flexible MAP packaging between 25 to 65 microns.
October 26, 2022
Initial Call for Papers! ASTM D10 and F02 Packaging Workshop in Denver
Save the Date: The workshop will take place April 19, 2023 in Denver, CO, with discussion to include case studies, regulations, and more. Submit 300-word abstracts to Workshop Co-Chair Henk Blom before October 18, 2022.
October 10, 2022
Creating Virgin-Similar Recyclates from Extended Mechanical Recycling
Saperatec will present its delamination approach to composite packaging recycling this fall. A non-chemical, multi-layer delamination recycling plant is set to open in 2023.
July 20, 2022
2022 FPA Awards Highlight User Experience, Shelf Impact
Sustainability, technical innovation, & print quality continue to be driving forces behind advances in flexible packaging. Noteworthy among the 2022 Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) Award winners was how consumers or end users interact with the packs.
March 24, 2022
3 Fast Facts: Cohesive Peel Technology
How can a cohesive peel system help with variability in peel strength?
July 27, 2021
3 Benefits of Flexible Packaging for Shipping Medical Supplies
Flexible packaging helps manufacturers strike a critical balance between durability and ease of use, whether shipping for COVID-19 or standard healthcare supply chains.
November 4, 2020
Nuvae Healthcare Launches Fully Recyclable Packaging System
Partnership results in the company’s GOSAN hand sanitizer being consumer- and environment- friendly.
September 24, 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.
August 13, 2020
Syntegon Unveils Sustainable, Intelligent Machine Design
Following a major corporate rebranding, the food and pharma packaging OEM launches its first virtual show as a platform to introduce new products and interact with customers.
May 7, 2020
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.
March 25, 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.
March 4, 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.
July 22, 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.
April 12, 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.
March 8, 2019
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.
October 29, 2018
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