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Microscan to Demo World’s Smallest Devices for Embedded Bar Code Reading and Inspection at Clinical Lab Expo 2015

Microscan, a technology producer of embedded clinical bar code readers and machine vision solutions for the life sciences, announced that it will demonstrate micro-sized OEM solutions for clinical instruments from booth #4349 at the...

Prolamina Celebrates Westfield, MA Facility Groundbreaking

Prolamina Corporation, a North American packaging company that serves the food, medical, and specialty markets, celebrated breaking ground on a major renovation of its Westfield, MA manufacturing facility. 

Webscan Launches 1D/2D Bar Code Verifier, the TruCheck Rover

Webscan, Inc. announced the release of a fully portable and fully integrated 2D bar code verifier, the TruCheck Rover. It is battery powered for portability and features integrated processing and touch screen display. Also, it is self-...

Bosch Packaging Technology Helps Triple Drug Company's Production Capacity

Bosch Packaging Technology has helped Tabuk Pharmaceuticals, one of the largest drug manufacturers in the Middle East and North Africa, renew its pharmaceutical powder-filling line to improve capacity. The maker of branded generics and licensed...

Bosch Showcases Rotary Insulin Pen Assembly Machine at ACHEMA

At Achema, Bosch Packaging Technology showcased its latest version of the rotary pen assembly machine MRA. Developed by the Bosch subsidiary Moeller & Devicon...

Cryopak Opens Manufacturing Facility in Southern California

Cryopak, a complete cold chain packaging solution provider, recently exhibited at Pharmapack North America and told...

Tris Pharma and Pfizer Enter Into Agreement to Commercialize 12-Hour Extended Release Cough Syrup Under Robitussin

Tris Pharma, Inc. announced it has entered into a license, supply, and distribution agreement with Pfizer Consumer Healthcare.  

Schreiner MediPharm Introduces Pharma-Comb Label with Ten Detachable Parts

Schreiner MediPharm, a Germany-based global provider of specialty pharmaceutical labeling solutions for more than 60 years, has developed a label with 10 detachable parts. The label is functionally designed for swift documentation and tracking of...

Combination Products: What Role Does Packaging Play?

For the last few years there’s been a steady stream of new combination products, and deepening trends toward self care appear to be encouraging even more. Home healthcare is growing just as healthcare systems are being encouraged to improve patient...