The May 26 Healthcare Packaging Conference & Workshops event will include afternoon workshops on blister packaging and stability, shelf life, tracking, continuous manufacturing, and maximizing throughput.
Desiccant and absorbent products that meet the rigorous requirements of the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries are described by Mark Florez, global marketing manager, Süd-Chemie Performance Packaging, in this video from Interphex NY.
Multisorb's Fresh Card oxygen scavenger can be printed like a coupon and inserted into, say, a package of beef jerky. It extends shelf life and promotes buying because consumers collect the coupons for a free package of jerky.
Packaging World’s 2010 Leadership in Packaging program was launched in January to recognize leadership and excellence among suppliers of packaging machinery, materials and services; as this year’s program concludes, twenty companies have earned the honor of Category Leader.
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.