MG America, a supplier of processing and packaging equipment and the United States subsidiary of MG2 of Bologna, will showcase a variety of premium equipment at Pharma Expo Las Vegas, Sept. 28-30.
In particular is will showcase its new cartoning machine, a multi-purpose cartridge filler for aseptic conditions manufactured by Steriline, the Planeta continuous motion capsule filler with overencapsulation capabilities, and a wheeled bin mixer manufactured by COS.MEC, used for mixing pharmaceutical powders and granules inside the bin.
The acquisition of MG America’s Planeta 50 continuous capsule-filling machine by Sharp Clinic Services has increased its capacity speed to fill capsules with powder, pellets, tablets, or microtablets at a rate of up to 50,000 capsules per hour, according to the company.
The capsule manufacturer ACG Worldwide launches its North American subsidiary ACG North America L.L.C. (South Plainfield, NJ) to accommodate the company's growing business in North America and its intention to introduce a broader range of products. The new subsidiary positions ACG to better serve the company's U.S., Canadian, and Mexican customers by offering locally based sales and technical support.
Continuous and intermittent-motion machines accurately fill and seal capsules.
Fast machines fill capsules with powders, tablets, or pellets.