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Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & OTC Packaging

Package Case Study

Eli Lilly's insulin kit delivers innovation, information

Eli Lilly and Co.’s new insulin kit incorporates package design to address issues that new insulin users face in controlling their diabetes.
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Packaging helps GoodNites win back lost market share

In response to new competitors, Kimberly-Clark delves deeper into the GoodNites consumer’s psyche. The new packaging captures the bedtime bond between kids and parents.
Package Case Study

Less packaging, more impact for GSK's Os-Cal brand

GlaxoSmithKline revamps its calcium supplement packaging, resulting in a smaller footprint and a bigger shelf presence.
Package Case Study

Survey: Wineries popping for cork closures see significantly higher growth

Of the top 100 bestselling wine brands, 72 are using cork, a trend that appears to correlate with greater sales growth, a new study reports.
Package Case Study

KFC's sustainable sides container is 'sogood'

“The best packaging idea at KFC since the bucket,” according to KFC Corp.’s Greener Package Awards entry form, its new Reusable KFC Sides Container was a winner in the Food & Pharmaceutical Packaging Category.
Efficiency. Reducing energy costs is becoming a greater concern for manufacturers, with automation being an area where much ener
Controls Case Study

J&J Ortho employs total cost of ownership approach in Puerto Rico

By working with its controls, automation, and equipment suppliers, the company improves its packaging efficiency, economics, and sustainability.
Package Case Study

High shelf impact for probiotic drinks

GoodBelly Splash, a new line of single-serve fruit-based, probiotic beverages from Next Foods, Boulder, CO, is being packaged in 10-oz HDPE bottles rendered highly shelf-attractive by eight-color flexo-printed, 360-deg shrink-sleeve labels from Printpack.
Package Case Study

Tube delivers differentiation, moisture barrier for RB's Strepsils

Reckitt Benckiser recently launched a portable “Handy Tube” version of its Strepsils line of sore throat lozenges to give customers a more convenient way to carry them. The product has been traditionally available in blister packaging, after being marketed in a tin box.
Package Case Study

Packaging sets the light-hearted tone for Jovial health food brand

Euro-USA Trading Co. Inc., North Franklin, CT, is introducing Jovial First Ever Einkorn Whole Grain Pasta, an innovative health food brand. Einkorn in the oldest species of cultivated wheat and has outstanding nutritional content, compared with common bread wheat.
DOUBLE DUTY. Two robots work together to handle filled bags of parenteralia, as well as empty and filled trays of product bound
Machine Case Study

Robots handle sensitive parenteralia bags in pharma facility

Bayer Schering Pharma, an affiliate of Bayer HealthCare, is one of the 10 largest specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world, with facilities in the U.S., Latin America, Asia, and Europe.
Package Case Study

Biodegradable foam protects Sandoz's shipments

Cornstarch-based foam within shipping coolers provides insulation properties and environmental benefits at a cost comparable to the EPS material it replaces.
Package Case Study

'Environmental Facts' box details green properties of household paper products

The Small Steps line of 100% recycled-paper bath tissue, facial tissue, and napkins debuts new Environmental Facts box on retail packaging.
Package Case Study

Whish Body Products is 'pumped' about new travel kit pack

Airless pump dispenser provides differentiation for Whish Body Products’ high-end personal care travel kit.
Machine Case Study

Contract packager works with machine supplier to meet customer demands

To flexibly meet customer demand for shorter runs and multiple products, German contract packager KLOCKE works with its machinery supplier to train employees to quickly set up and changeover machinery.



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