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Materials for packaging pharmaceuticals, sustainability, and green materials. Anticounterfeiting measures such as RFID, 2D barcode, & holograms for track-and-trace, e-pedigree. Digital and conventional label printing.

Contract Packagers Expand to Meet Demand

August 20, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Recent packaging expansions include both acquisitions and new equipment and services.

Device that Detects Counterfeit Drugs Gets Grant

August 7, 2014

PharmaChk, a portable device being developed to detect substandard medicines, receives $2-million grant.

Industry Takes Steps to Prevent Counterfeit Drugs

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

The fight against counterfeit drugs is an international effort, as exemplified by the ?Fight the Fakes? campaign.

Implementing Supply-Chain Security

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

The US federal Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) and more specifically the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), referring to Title II of the law, requires phase-in of requirements to prevent counterfeiting. An expert discusses how companies should be preparing to meet the requirements of the DSCSA.

Protecting Drug Safety

August 1, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology Europe

In the past 10 years, safety issues have become increasingly important in pharmaceutical packaging, from needle sticking safety to counterfeit protection.

Serialisation, Aggregation and Authentication

August 1, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology Europe

Pharmaceutical manufacturers will be—and are already&mdashfacing enormous challenges to implement the serialization regulations within the given timeframe.

Flexible Packaging Machines Maximize Efficiency

July 16, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Modular design and quick-changeover features help deliver flexibility and maximize return on investment.

Packaging Innovations Abound

June 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

New packaging concepts and equipment, including systems for vial handling, printing and labeling, and parenteral packaging, were revealed at INTERPHEX 2014.

Packaging Innovations Displayed at INTERPHEX 2014

May 21, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Printing, labeling, aggregation, and inspection equipment meets serialization requirements.

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