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PRS USA study

'Made in the USA' influences shoppers

Product made in the U.S. sells, say survey respondents who point to economic, quality and safety benefits of U.S.-made products.
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UPS healthcare photo

Product protection rises as a top supply chain concern among healthcare executives

UPS survey shows healthcare execs continue expansion and IT investments despite cost control pressures and global economic challenges.
Box and bottle

Identifying trends leading to rigid packaging growth forecast

Freedonia predicts world demand for rigid packaging will increase 6.4% annually to $472 billion in 2016.
MIT research
Package Case Study

Cold chain: Cooler battles antibiotic-resistant tuberculosis

MIT-designed cooler preserves tuberculosis drugs and records doses, overcoming obstacles in Ethiopia.
MT Pharma Exchange

Serialization need not be complex

You don’t have to wait for California’s 2015 target date to reap benefits—a modular, flexible approach to data is the key to keeping it simple.
Global currency and regs
Feature Article

Regulatory perspectives with a global twist

Pharmaceutical and medical device leaders think globally when it comes to regulatory matters of importance to packaging.
Bosch Prevas Achema

LIVE FROM ACHEMA 2012: A global community convenes in Frankfurt

Paying employees to handle at least one assignment in a foreign market pays off for Bosch Packaging Technology.
Mega sun care
Package Case Study

Airless dispensers for sun care products

The global trend to packaging premiumization has spread to the sun care segment, with airless dispensers used for product launches sold from the Pacific Rim to the Middle East.
Kallik study
Feature Article

Managing language complexity a pharmaceutical packaging challenge

Research by artwork management firms points to text and regulatory challenges in labeling and packaging for different countries.
Machine Case Study

Boston Scientific boxes savings by producing shippers on demand

The company’s Netherlands distribution center reduces freight and corrugated inventory costs with three converting machines that provide a four-month return on investment.


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