Trends and Issues

News
|

Meet the world's smallest pacemaker

This new device from Medtronic is less than one-tenth the size of a conventional pacemaker and is placed directly in the heart.
E-Book Special Report
Total Cost of Ownership
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this E-Book Special Report to learn how to calculate the true Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of your packaging machinery.
EXPO PACK México
News
|

Pharma market grows in Mexico

The Mexican pharmaceutical market is the now second largest in Latin America, increasing the demand for packaging.
Specialty pharmacies, says at least one group, represent the fastest-growing segment of the pharmaceutical market.
News
|

Promising future for specialty pharmacies

Taking a quick look at the market and the challenges in what at least one group says represents the fastest-growing segment of the pharmaceutical market.
Domino and Datalase help 3C! Packaging think outside the (black) box
Video |

Domino and Datalase help 3C! Packaging think outside the (black) box

3C! Packaging creates folding cartons for healthcare customers. They needed to find a way to print serialization coding without the "black box" panel. This four-minute video, narrated by managers at 3C!, reveals how partners Domino and DataLase Ltd. provided the ink formulations and laser technology allowing the company to solve this dilemma in a groundbreaking new way.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
World demand for caps and closures is projected to increase 5.6% per year to $58 billion in 2019 according to Freedonia.
News
|

What’s behind rising cap and closure demand?

Freedonia report cites global market gains, more sophisticated closures for pharmaceutical and beauty products.
Chicago headlines PACK Gives BACK
News
|

Bringing Chicago to Vegas

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing, announces legendary rock band Chicago for PACK Gives BACK at PACK EXPO Las Vegas.
News
|

Allergy drug could help treat hepatitis C

The study showed the drug impaired the ability of the virus to enter human liver cells.
News
|

Fast-tracking medical devices through the FDA

Starting April 14, the new program will help manufacturers of devices for life-threatening, or irreversibly debilitating, conditions get approval faster.
Graphic Security Systems: Customizable security
Controls Product Brief
|

Graphic Security Systems: Customizable security

BrandMark™ customizable security system uses an encoded icon that can be authenticated using a smartphone app.
News
|

PMMI welcomes new members

The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies member rolls now exceed 725.
News
|

Is lack of standardized medical device labeling harming patients?

The FDA is studying if they should require standardized medical device labeling.
News
|

Near record lows for medical device recalls

It's been two years since the FDA saw recall numbers this low.
UL is a global independent safety science company that has championed progress for 120 years.
News
|

Verification program and new mark for dietary supplements

UL Consumer Products launches UL Verification Mark in response to growing industry need for third-party verification of marketing claims.
PMMI's Mechatronics Certificate Test pyramid
News
|

PMMI adds additional mechatronics accreditation

New mechatronics certificate test on motors and motor controls is a part of the National Association of Manufacturing-endorsed Manufacturing Skills Certification System.
News
|

New analysis tool for adverse drug events

This tool should be useful for researchers and those who work on medication safety.
News
|

FDA warns to not use products from North Carolina pharmacy

The alert comes after concerns over the company's ability to assure the sterility, stability and potency.
News
|

Was this experimental Ebola vaccine trial safe?

The early-stage clinical trial was conducted at the National Institutes of Health and the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research.
FDA issues final guidance on the evaluation and labeling of abuse-deterrent opioids
News
|

FDA issues final guidance on the evaluation and labeling of abuse-deterrent opioids

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on April 1, 2015 issued a final guidance to assist industry in developing opioid drug products with potentially abuse-deterrent properties.

Pages

Newsletters

Don't miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST
PACKAGE DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT
PACKAGING MACHINERY
SPECIAL INTEREST
PACK EXPO
Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.