Convaid Products Inc., a manufacturer of custom-made, compact lightweight adaptive-assisted wheelchairs, held its first pediatric mobility awareness event called South Bay Kidsfest on June 27 on the Torrance, CA campus of the Pediatric Therapy Network. Event sponsors included Great American Packaging and other companies as well as the United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura, and Santa Barbara Counties.
Since some molecules cannot withstand the heat of terminal sterilization, Technoflex's research and development team designed bags specifically for filling in an aseptic environment. The company’s sterile IV bag will be on display at Pharmapack North America on June 9-10 in New York. It will be located at booth 4100.
SteriPack USA continues to increase its support of medical device manufacturers, announcing an expansion in Lakeland, FL, and holding a recent program to educate its employees on the use of sterile products in hospitals.
SteriPack USA will be exhibiting at the upcoming MD&M East in New York City June 9-11 in Booth #2069.
Technipaq Inc., an ISO 9001/ ISO 13485 certified manufacturer of flexible sterilizable packaging materials for the medical device, diagnostic, pharmaceutical, and other industries, has launched a new Web site. The site has been redesigned to enhance navigation and expand access to information about Technipaq’s product lines.
Perfecseal, a division of Bemis Company and global supplier to the medical device, pharmaceutical and diagnostic packaging markets, is pleased to announce it was awarded the DuPont Packaging Innovation Award for the design of the Wire Coil Clamshell for Arthrex Inc. The company's “Wire Coil Clamshell” innovatively overcomes the challenges the medical field faces in assembling suture passing wire.
Flexible packaging and rigid container manufacturer Printpack Inc. has formed a new medical packaging division offering packaging products compatible with radiation, electron beam, and EtO sterilization for medical devices, hospital supplies, and lab ware. These include KwikBreathe Header Bags, Linear Tear Bags, KwikTear Bags, Center Strip Bags, and various forming films and top webs.
HealthPack 2011 packed attendees in again this past March, with more input from nurses on medical device packaging preferences. This year, Jennifer Neid Benolken and Jennifer Blocher expanded their annual nurses survey to include mainly international professionals, and Benolken moderated another live nurses panel for evaluating actual packages. Feedback was frank and eye-opening, just as in past years. Benolken serves as senior packaging engineer for St.
Technipaq Inc., a manufacturer of flexible sterilizable packaging materials for the medical device, diagnostic, pharmaceutical, and other industries, announces its ISO 9001 certification of compliance with the International Organization for Standardization for quality management and quality assurance and ISO 13485 medical device certification for production in its Crystal Lake, IL, facility.
Automated Packaging Systems Inc. is expanding its operations in Streetsboro, Ohio, by acquiring two commercial buildings. The larger building is 173,000 square feet of combined manufacturing, office and warehouse space located on 32 acres at 600 Mondial Parkway, just three miles from the company’s corporate headquarters on Philipp Parkway. This building was originally constructed in 1995 and will be used to support future expansion plans for multiple product lines, including manufacturing of bag packaging systems and bag materials.