From the Editors' Desk

Phillips-Medisize Honored as Finalist in the Medical Design Excellence Awards for Cologuard

Phillips-Medisize Corporation announced Tuesday that Cologuard has been selected as a finalist in the “diagnostic products and systems category” of the 18th...

Learn about Changes to USP Packaging Chapters at Pharmapack North America

Several packaging chapters within the U.S. Pharmacopeia—including some mandatory ones—are now being revised and updated, which could significantly influence pharmaceutical packaging development and specifications (tests, methods, and...

Nemera’s Novelia Eyedropper Innovation Coming to Pharmapack North America

The rebranded drug-delivery manufacturer Nemera headquartered in France, formerly Rexam Healthcare, anticipates its preservative-free multidose eyedropper Novelia to have an impact at...

Microscan Wins Patent Lawsuit Against Cognex Corporation

Microscan Systems, Inc. announced Monday that a jury decided in its favor over its patent infringement lawsuit against Cognex Corporation.

The lawsuit, filed by Microscan, alleged that Cognex...

J-Pac Medical to Discuss Safe Seal Frangible Blisters at BIOMEDevice Boston 2015

Medical device labeler and manufacturer J-Pac Medical will be showcasing its packaging for point-of-care diagnostics testing solutions at ...

European Packaging Leaders Discuss Aging Workforce, New Business Methods

The first European Conference on the Future of Business Education in Packaging on April 23 explored new methods in business education and a better, internationally comparable description of the job qualifications in packaging needed to prevent a...

Pharmapack North America Exhibitor Tekni-Plex Announces Acquisition

Tekni-Plex Europe NV announced the acquisition of Gallazzi's Italian-based pharmaceutical blister film (Tradate, Varese, Lombardia) and adhesive tape substrate film (Gallarate, Varese, Lombardia) businesses...

Groninger to Feature New Products in Aseptic Lines and Sterilization at Achema 2015

Groninger, the German custom-built pharmaceutical machine manufacturer, will showcase several products at Achema 2015 in Frankfurt from June 15 through June 19, including the latest from its aseptic line for nested containers, aseptic line with in-...

Schott Debuts New Polymer Prefillable Syringe at Interphex

Specialty glass and glass ceramics technology developer Schott released its new polymer prefillable syringe, the ToPac SD, at Interphex 2015. It is designed to improve the safety and stability of sensitive drugs, according to a...