Electron Beams, investment plans, and more--Ray Bourque at Aseptipak

Packaging World editor Pat Reynolds grabbed hold of Ray Bourque at Aseptipak 2009 to see what the Packaging Hall of Famer had to say about what was shaking at this well attended event.
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Supplier News

SPE Announces 2009-2010 Board of Directors Election Results

ISPE, a global not-for-profit association of 24,000 pharmaceutical science and manufacturing professionals, has announced the results of its 2009-2010 International Board of Directors election, revealing a slate of representatives that hail from nearly every corner of the globe.

A golden age of aseptic packaging?

Recent developments have some observers wondering if the U.S. is on the threshold of some kind of golden age of aseptic packaging.
Feature Article

Awards push sustainability

The 21st DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation honors 10 winners that all carry a sustainable packaging message in their design and construction.
Feature Article

Development costs discourage pharmaceutical packaging innovation

Product development costs discourage pharmaceutical packaging innovation, says Packaging Hall of Fame inductee Edward J. Bauer, senior director, product and package innovation and development, for Pittsburgh-based General Nutrition Centers.
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Aseptic packaging is the best possible solution for long shelf life

This white paper from Oystar USA provides a clear, concise summary of the many advantages — including sustainability — of aseptic packaging.

Pack Expo Intl. 2008 coverage

Check out our videos and podcasts from Pack Expo Intl. 2008.
Allpax introduces new versatile research and development retort
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Allpax introduces new versatile research and development retort

Allpax Products, a leader in retort room automation, introduces a research and development retort capable of producing seven different sterilization processes and four different modes of agitation, making this new modular system the world’s most versatile laboratory retort. A single 2402-FLEX retort can be used to evaluate containers and ingredients across a comprehensive range of sterilization and agitation combinations. Sterilization processes include saturated steam, steam air, water spray, full immersion, water cascade, partial immersion, and sterilamatic simulation. Agitation modes include axial rotation, end over end, gentle motion reciprocating, and Shaka™ reciprocating. Allpax is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
Package Case Study

Tolmar transitions to thermoforms

Foil pouches were more costly and didn’t allow health professionals to see what’s inside the package. A clear, thermoformed tray answers the call.
Swirl technology to the rescue
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Swirl technology to the rescue

Campina Deutschland wanted to switch from preformed pudding cups to cups that are thermoformed from rollstock and then filled in line. But what about those swirls?


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