World demand for caps and closures is projected to increase 5.6% per year to $58 billion in 2019 according to Freedonia.

What’s behind rising cap and closure demand?

Freedonia report cites global market gains, more sophisticated closures for pharmaceutical and beauty products.
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Allergy drug could help treat hepatitis C

The study showed the drug impaired the ability of the virus to enter human liver cells.
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Pharmapack Europe covered lots of ground

Exclusive coverage fom Pharmapack Europe includes strategies for handling injectables, updates on new regs for med devices, and a look at the challenges of veterinary drugs.
Heinz Kraft merger

H.J. Heinz and Kraft Foods to form The Kraft Heinz Company

The merger will create the world’s fifth-largest food and beverage company and will combine eight $1+ billion brands and five brands between $500 million and $1 billion.
INDIA PACK 2013. Indian Minister of State for Commerce & Industry Dr. D Purandareswari (center) at the inauguration of India Pac
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Indian packaging industry turnover to reach $32 billion by 2020

With a turnover of $24.6 billion and a growth rate of 13% to 15% annually, the Indian packaging industry is expected to reach $32 billion by 2020. Here’s a look at key facts and drivers.
BOTTLE CLEANING. To clean plastic bottles, each blowing nozzle from Bosch ionizes the blowing air, which neutralizes the electro
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Novartis benefits from flexible pharmaceutical filling line

Filling and packaging line in Cairo, Egypt accommodates different products and packaging formats.
drupa 2016: May 31 - June 10
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drupa print show goes to three-year cycle

The largest trade fair for print and cross-media now scheduled for 2016, 2019, 2022, and 2025.
Noven Pharmaceutical's incoming inspection area is used to verifiy incoming materials for copy, Braille, and barcodes.
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Noven upgrades its automated proofreading

Miami-based Noven Pharmaceuticals’ uses automated proofreading with Braille measurement and reading.
Unveiling Healthcare Packaging’s Top 10 online articles from 2014.

Unveiling Healthcare Packaging’s Top 10 from 2014

Website visitors seek insights on market trends and forecasts, serialization, unique device identification, and the benefits of effective package design.
MEMSCap smart electronic medication packaging system tracks each time the medication bottle is opened.

Adherence packaging battles HIV/AIDS in Africa, India

Designed to help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa and India, MEMSCap smart electronic medication packaging system tracks each time the medication bottle is opened.


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