From the Editors' Desk

Marchesini Group to Show New Carton Labeling and Tracking Machine at Achema

Marchesini Group will be unveiling the new, user-friendlier BL A421, a special version of the company’s BL range of carton labeling and tracking machines, at ACHEMA 2015 on June 15-19 in Germany.

Glossy Packaging Material Can Now Be Coded With Domino Printing’s Latest Thermal Ink Jet Printer

Domino Printing Sciences launched new ink for use in its range of G-Series thermal ink-jet printers (TIJ) printers. The BK118 ink extends TIJ printing capabilities to effectively code onto challenging materials, such as plastics, films, foils, and...

Barton Group SqueezyStraw Pouch Takes Silver Edison Award

Barton Innovation Group Inc. of New York has been named a winner of a 2015 Silver Edison Award for its SqueezyStraw packaging.

The new single-serve dispensing pouch has its own built-in...

Phillips-Medisize Opens Design and Development Center in China

Phillips-Medisize Corporation announced the opening of its new design and development center in Suzhou, China. Growth of the company’s design and development centers are claimed to help support customer needs for patient-administered biologics,...

Can Cartons and Labels Come to Your Rescue?

New solutions for damage, tampering, and migration are underway.

Struggling with product damage in transit? Need tamper evidence for parenterals? Concerned about extractables and leachables? Two exhibitors at Interphex offered solutions...

Heat Sealers: Reducing Errors through Automation
 
When it comes to traditional manual heat-sealing processes, most mistakes can be attributed to the operator, reports Lynne Barton, senior account executive for SencorpWhite.
 
“Operators get distracted, and...
Gerresheimer to Show Specialized Packaging at MD&M East

At MD&M East in New York from June 9-11, Gerresheimer will present new plastic containers and devices for the world of medicine. 

Körber Medipak Opens São Paulo Facility

Körber Medipak Systems announced the opening of a new location in São Paulo. Citing population growth in Latin America, with current figures at over 600 million people, Körber states the pharmaceutical industry is recording strong...

Smaller and Smarter Drug-Delivery Devices to Be Discussed at Pharmapack North America

When it comes to today’s injectable and inhalable therapies, drug administration won’t necessarily be kept under the control of a professional, observes Bill Welch, chief technology officer for Phillips-Medisize Corp. “Drug administration will...

Comar to Unveil AccuCup, New Company Branding at Pharmapack North America

Comar LLC will be unveiling its latest products and new branding at Pharmapack North America in New York on June 9-10 following its merger with Convergence Packaging...