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Compliance-prompting packages earn honors

Packaging World - Mon, 2011-08-15 13:52
Novartis Pharmaceuticals’ Diovan HCT® Shellpak® was named 2010 Compliance Package of the Year at the Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council’s annual Compliance Package of the Year (CPY) competition.

PAC NEXT group launched to facilitate zero packaging waste

Packaging World - Fri, 2011-08-12 09:15
PAC has announced a new multi-stakeholder group tasked with moving the packaging industry toward zero waste.

‘Lazy Larry’ responds to FDA notification

Packaging World - Tue, 2011-08-09 11:57
A July 28 Warning Letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration serves as a reminder of the power of the pen—or in this instance, the words printed on product packaging.

Flexible Packaging Innovation Gallery debuts

Packaging World - Fri, 2011-08-05 12:02
A one-stop shop for packaging professionals looking to quickly browse unique flexible package designs.

Here's where innovation hangs its hat

Packaging World - Fri, 2011-08-05 11:37
By the time I left Ice River’s plant, I knew I’d just seen not only one of the most impressive things I’ve ever seen in the sustainable packaging arena but in packaging overall.

Bemis acquires Mayor Packaging

Packaging World - Wed, 2011-08-03 07:08
Bemis Company, Inc. (http://www.bemis.com)  has acquired Mayor Packaging, a privately owned manufacturer of consumer and specialty flexible packaging including a manufacturing facility in Dongguan, China.

Medical packaging in operating room and emergency environments

Packaging World - Tue, 2011-08-02 11:25
Healthcare Packaging Immersion Experience to study medical packaging with nurses using simulated surgery and trauma events.

The Promise of Contract Packaging

Packaging World - Mon, 2011-08-01 13:09
I vow to help you add value to your business.

Counterfeit pharmaceuticals and food threaten innovation

Packaging World - Wed, 2011-07-27 11:18
Report forecasts $74.2 billion in global anti-counterfeiting packaging by 2015, focusing on track-and-trace and brand authentication segments in pharmaceutical and food industries.

GreenBlue releases guidelines for designing recyclable, compostable packaging

Packaging World - Wed, 2011-07-27 07:12
Design for Recovery Guidelines for Aluminum, Steel, Glass, and Paper Packaging designed to promote more effective material recovery system.

Johnson & Johnson announces sustainability roadmap

Packaging World - Thu, 2011-07-21 05:55
Johnson & Johnson unveiled its Healthy Future 2015, a five-year sustainability roadmap that encompasses the company’s citizenship goals, which include packaging.

Evolving sectors gain attention at global forum

Packaging World - Tue, 2011-07-19 11:28
Medical devices and diagnostics, generics, APIs, and biologics are on the agenda at the 9th Annual Cold Chain & Temperature Management Global Forum Sept. 26-30.

Pharmaceutical pavilion lends healthy appeal to Pack Expo Las Vegas

Packaging World - Mon, 2011-07-18 12:20
Las Vegas Convention Center hosts Pack Expo Las Vegas Sept. 26 – 28, focusing on packaging and processing.

Shelf Impact!'s Package Design Workshop

Packaging World - Wed, 2011-07-13 05:47
Register now for Shelf Impact!’s Package Design Workshop, held Sept 13 in suburban Chicago. Our workshop offers interactive instruction conducted in a roll-up-your-sleeves setting – packed with exclusive market research, expert tips and strategies from the pros on how to leverage packaging that can increase sales.

‘Sustainable and green packaging’ market worth $107.7 billion

Packaging World - Wed, 2011-07-13 05:39
New report points to rising environmental concerns, increasing health awareness, a dearth of natural resources, and high energy consumption as drivers for sustainable and green packaging.

New food safety award

Packaging World - Tue, 2011-07-12 05:41
Promoting food safety technologies in developing countries is the aim of a new award launched by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization’s (UNIDO) Investment and Technology Promotion Office – Italy in collaboration with the World Food Programme (WFP).

AMERIPEN identifies top priorities

Packaging World - Mon, 2011-07-11 06:20
At first member meeting, AMERIPEN selects education, resource recovery, and EPR as focus areas for 2011-2012.