From the Editors' Desk

ChiRhoClin Inc. Announces Secretin Drug Shortage Resolved

ChiRhoClin received notice that its contract manufacturing facility has been approved to develop ChiRhoStim, a human secretion for injection, for the next 10 years. The company says it worked with the FDA, the Drug Shortage Team, and the Office of...

Constantia Flexibles Makes Tamper-Evident Opening System

Constantia Flexibles announced its latest development called Constantia TEOS, a new tamper-evident opening system for packages containing medical devices.

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Baxter Initiates Voluntary Nationwide Recall of One Lot of IV Solution

Baxter International Inc. announced it is voluntarily recalling one lot of intravenous (IV) solution to the hospital/user level due to the potential for leaking containers, particulate matter and missing port protectors,...

ANI Pharmaceuticals and Sofgen Announce FDA Approval of Nimodipine 30mg Capsules

ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that its ANDA collaboration partner Sofgen has received approval from the FDA of the Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Nimodipine 30mg Capsules.

“This represents ANI's first ANDA approval with our...

Modality Solutions Names Judy Tempel Principal Consulting Engineer

Modality Solutions announced hiring pharmaceutical veteran Judy Tempel as a principal consulting engineer. She will work on cold-chain technical support, storage, distribution, and accountability for clinical trials.

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TraceLink Adds Industry Experts to Address Global Serialization

Three pharmaceutical industry veterans with 80 years-combined experience were added to the growing life sciences roster at TraceLink Inc.

The three – Elizabeth Waldorf, Michael Ventura, and Marcel Zutter – have deep expertise in global...

Gerresheimer to Acquire Centor for $725M

Gerresheimer AG announced its acquisition of Centor, a global supplier of prescription containers for medical dispensing, for $725 million. The move further extends Gerresheimer’s footprint in the pharmaceutical packaging business.

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Second CPhI Korea Opens as South Korea Invests in ‘Pharma 2020 Vision’

CPhI Korea announced it will return to the COEX in Seoul from Sept. 7-9 following a successful inaugural event in 2014. It is four events in one, being co-organized by the Korean Pharmaceutical Traders...

ZIM Transportation Monitoring Service Addresses Essentials of Refrigerated Cargo

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services announced its real-time cold chain transportation monitoring service ZiMonitor, aimed to give pharmaceutical companies and other transport essential industries a peace of mind.

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G&K Vijuk to Show Pick & Pack Station at Pack Expo

G&K–Vijuk will introduce its new GUK-Sigma Pick & Pack Station at Pack Expo/Pharma Expo in Las Vegas in September.  

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