Case Studies

Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & OTC Packaging

Catalent aisle changing crane
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Catalent’s three aisle-changing cranes drive efficiency

Automated storage and retrieval design helps Catalent Pharma Solutions handle up to 630 pallet moves per day in and out of 19,000 pallet locations at its Philadelphia facility.
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UPS Laos
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UPS delivers $9 million of flu vaccine to Laos

Walgreens donates 375,000 doses that UPS air-ships more than 9,000 miles in five days through five countries, maintaining mandatory 2° to 8°C temperatures through a range of climates.
GNC CSI
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Shadow Beverages, GNC enter ready-to-drink beverage market

Advanced Nutrition Beverage line employs 38-mm compression-molded polypropylene caps on PET bottles.
BosSciPacksize
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Boston Scientific boxes savings by producing shippers on demand

The company’s Netherlands distribution center reduces freight and corrugated inventory costs with three converting machines that provide a four-month return on investment.
Xango PET
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Xango moves to PET for nutritional supplement beverage

Switch from glass to plastic provides economic and sustainable packaging advantages for its Xango Juice.
August Faller
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August Faller’s new line codes and prints pharmaceutical folding cartons

Printing, serialization, and coding line in Germany helps secondary packaging supplier meet global market needs of pharmaceutical companies.
FPA Gold Winner for Technical Innovation.
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Tinted forming material benefits blister packaging lines

It can be a challenge with any blister package for a tablet-presence vision system to detect tablets based on lighting and contrast.
'Chocolate toothpaste' in a tube.
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'Chocolate toothpaste' in a tube

New Orleans-based Theodent makes toothpaste that successfully substitutes for fluoride a blend of minerals including cocoa bean extract.
27-ft long right-angle machine, used by Gooding to produce inserts and outserts.
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New folding machine produces for Gooding

Machinery investment allows insert/outsert manufacturer to produce up to 210 panels, helping pharmaceutical customers comply with FDA rule changes.
Sam's Club vitamins
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Sam's Club’s introduces Simply Right vitamin line

Reformulated vitamin and supplement line replaces Sam’s Club Member’s Mark line, using package design based on member feedback.
Chesapeake folder
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FDA regulatory changes lead to folder installation

Pharmaceutical paperboard packaging company installs second folder to produce patient-information leaflets for the healthcare market.
Roche Bosch
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Roche finds flexibility in secondary packaging of pharmaceuticals

Company’s Diagnostics Division employs a top loader that provides flexibility and a small footprint for secondary packing of CoaguChek diagnostic strips used to test blood clotting time.
Sativex spray pump
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GW Pharmaceuticals selects spray device for MS treatment

Spray pump used for first cannabis-based prescription medicine launched in Germany in the field of spasticity in multiple sclerosis management.
The heart of the line is the bottle filler ML661.
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New line fills personal care products

ICR, an Italian firm filling personal care products for some of Italy's leading brands, recently installed a turnkey line that handles 40- and 75-mL containers.
Vismed
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Swiss company selects multidose dispenser for eye care product

TRB Chemedica is first to use preservative-free Opthalmic Squeeze Dispenser for dry eye treatment.

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