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PHARMA/MEDICAL DEVICE - Pulse of The Industry

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PHARMA/MEDICAL DEVICE - Pulse of The Industry

PACK EXPO East showcases the very latest packaging machinery and equipment, materials, containers, automation technology and controls for the pharma/medical device packaging industry.

See the latest news facing the pharma industry here and meet regulatory, consumer and internal production demands with new ideas from suppliers and peers you can connect with at PACK EXPO East. 

 

 

PHARMA/MEDICAL DEVICE INDUSTRY NEWS
 

Flexible mono-material for medical

Expanded variations to single-stream recycle-ready flexible materials for life science and medical device manufacturers.

 

 

RFID exploding in healthcare

Smart labeling applications drive value for hospitals, provide patient safety through reduced medication errors and improve track-and-trace efforts.

 

 

Automation aids global nutrition

Adding automated equipment, process control and analytics has enabled a ready-to-use therapeutic foods manufacturer to reach the most vulnerable populations around the world.

 

 

Color coding to reduce medication errors

Color-coordinated syringes and syringe holders provide a simple method to measure and confirm the correct dose of a drug for infants and children.

 

 

Bacteria repelling wrap could be game-changer

Inspired by the lotus leaf, the wrap can be used as packaging or can be shrink-wrapped onto surfaces to fight the spread of MRSA, salmonella and more.

 

 

Printer eases compliance

A thermal barcode printer combines high-resolution printing with high precision in label feeding to print small labels on medical device packaging.

 

 

Single-Head for specific capping needs

Designed specifically for pharmaceutical companies, a new single-head servo capping machine operates at speeds to 50 bottles/min.

 

 

Bottomless conveyor for bottle bottoms

The system enables the printing of serial numbers, lot codes and other markings on the bottle bottoms, without disrupting bottles in packaging line flow.

 

 

Flexible fill and finish

Automation expands capabilities, boosts productivity and limits operator/product contact for pharmaceutical packagers.

 

 

Solid dose monitoring on the line

A chemical imaging system can detect tablets with a different chemical composition, eliminating the need for off-line laboratory sampling.

 

 

Flexible mono-material for medical

Expanded variations to single-stream recycle-ready flexible materials for life science and medical device manufacturers.