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Packaging & Labeling
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.

Thirty-Day Dosing System Wins Packaging Award

April 17, 2013

Equipment and Processing Report

An annual Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council competition recognizes innovative pharmaceutical packages designed to improve patient adherence.

Preparing for Serialization

March 20, 2013

Equipment and Processing Report

Bristol-Myers Squibb embarks on a multi-year journey to overcome the challenges of serialization and reap the benefits.

Sterilizing with Nitrogen Dioxide

March 2, 2013

Pharmaceutical Technology

Room-temperature sterilization using nitrogen dioxide gas benefits parenteral drugs.

Be Prepared for Serialization

February 20, 2013

Equipment and Processing Report

Equipment purchased today for the packaging line should be serialization-ready in preparation for upcoming requirements.

Anticounterfeiting Technologies: Tools to Combat Counterfeiters

February 2, 2013

Pharmaceutical Technology

Protecting patients from counterfeit medicines is a pressing issue facing governments and the pharmaceutical industry.

Logging the Cold Chain

January 16, 2013

Equipment and Processing Report

Advances in data loggers and radio-frequency identification tags help meet the increasing need for managing the pharmaceutical cold chain.

Plastic Shows Benefits in Parenteral Packaging

December 19, 2012

Equipment and Processing Report

Plastic is finding increased use in vials and syringes as concerns about glass breakage and delamination and desire for increased functionality lead pharmaceutical companies to consider alternatives.

Tracking the Supply Chain

December 2, 2012

Pharmaceutical Technology

As the battle against counterfeits gains momentum, PharmTech speaks to Mark Davison, CEO of Blue Sphere Health, and Craig Stobie, global life sciences sector manager at Domino Printing Sciences, about the challenges involved.

Europe Considers Black Box Warnings

November 26, 2012

ePT--the Electronic Newsletter of Pharmaceutical Technology

The European Commission (EC) is seeking to introduce a black symbol to identify medicines that are subject to additional monitoring.

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