Contract packaging news & trends

Site of Sterling CPI expansion
Supplier News

Sterling CPI expanding with new site, 140,000 sq. ft. facility

South Carolina firm cites rapid growth, the benefits of relocating multiple sites under one roof and greater supply chain access.
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New DC to open open in early 2016
Supplier News

Saddle Creek breaks ground on new, larger Chicago-area distribution center

The new Chicago-area site nearly doubles the company's existing existing 590,000-square-foot DC.
Stick-pack production at Losan Pharma.
Machine Case Study

Losan Pharma adds MES for solid dosage production

Contract manufacturer in Germany to interface Werum’s PAS-X MES. Once fully integrated, it will comprise a WMS and track and trace to address counterfeiting.
CPA's Contract Packaging Sourcing Center at PACK EXPO
Supplier News

Contract Packaging Association to reprise Sourcing Center at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015

The CPA's Sourcing Center at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015, September 28-30, at Booth #C-1257, will showcase of contract packager members and their services, as well as assistance in finding and utilizing a contract packager.
Transfer system. The transfer system on the machine is designed as a conveyor loop with varied operation for puck or puckless tr
OEM Application Note

Made in America

The lite-F is groninger’s first American-made filling machine. By relying on recent advances in controls technology, machine footprint is down by 50% and cost is cut, too.
Vicky Smitley, CPA President
Supplier News

A new CPA president helps members navigate life in the fast lane

An open letter from Vicky Smitley of Hearthside Food Solutions, a longtime CPA director and the association's new president.
Jill Gabbert, CPA Account Executive
Supplier News

CPA’s on the move with new board and expo news

Meet the new CPA president and board of directors...a new CPA employee...the first CPA scholarship recipient...PACK EXPO heads-up...and what CPA learned from a trip to an Italian trade show.
Lisa Shambro

Industry Inflection Point, Part 1: The infancy of contract partnerships

I’m often asked, “What’s going on in the contract manufacturing and packaging industry today?”
Sharp Clinical Services chart.
Feature Article

Not your grandparents’ clinical trial

Everyone from the FDA to professional associations are investing time, money, and resources into upping the stakes when it comes to clinical trials.
Supplier News

One Source Industries expands on West Coast

A second California facility will add secondary co-packing for West Coast customers.


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