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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. And make sure to register for PACK EXPO East to see this equipment running live that will provide solutions to all your pharma challenges.

 

 

PHARMA INDUSTRY NEWS
 

Shifting from hospitals to home care

The future role of patient adherence tracking, flexible packaging options and sustainability continue to challenge the healthcare industry.

 

 

Drug counterfeiting comes to stateside

Active pharmaceutical ingredients smuggled into the U.S. from China, India and Pakistan are manufactured into pills and “pre-positioned” for sale and distribution.

 

 

Automating packaging lines for cancer drugs

New integrated filling line helps fill vials used to treat Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL), a type of cancer that particularly affects children.

 

 

Sometimes personal care is both a drug and a cosmetic

Anti-dandruff shampoos, anticaries toothpaste, antiperspirant-deodorants, moisturizers and make-up with SPF protection are just some of the personal care products with FDA Title 21 or 16 mandated regulations.

 

 

DSCSA Focus Shifts to Wholesaler/Distributors

Healthcare Packaging looks at the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), circa 2019, in this exclusive interview with Peter Sturtevant, Senior Director, Industry Engagement, Pharmaceuticals, GS1 US.

 

 

Breakthrough Therapies Face Supply Chain Challenges

Speed to market is so important in reaching patients without other options, but how do you build the supply chain with moving goalposts?

 

 

Breakthrough Therapies Face Supply Chain Challenges

Speed to market is so important in reaching patients without other options, but how do you build the supply chain with moving goalposts?

 

 

Pharma security via label materials

Products work with pharmaceutical adhesive to offer a range of tamper-verification safety features.