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Hurry to the late-February CPA Annual Meeting for Big Brand insights, Big Data and best practices

Supply chain partners will get hands-on advice from a Sam's Club packaging chief; plus legal, labor and tech tips at February's Contract Packaging Association 2016 Annual Meeting.
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Pharmapack Europe to Unveil 2016 Trends
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Pharmapack Europe to Unveil 2016 Trends

Serialization, combination products, emerging markets, outsourcing, TVF and adherence identified as the key themes in drug delivery and packaging.
Laser-ablated code.
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PCI sees ‘tremendous activity’ in pharmaceutical serialization

Contract packager PCI's serialization investment expected to deliver strong ROI and help its global pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical customers.
APPS equipment at Reliance
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Electronic tablet counter/fillers energize Reliance Private Label Supplements

Growing supplement and vitamin company uses APPS machinery to improve efficiency and ease setup and changeover.
A fresh batch of vacuum skin-packed trays that have just exited the HPP vessel are conveyed toward labeling and secondary packag
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In-house HPP replaces toll processing

This Houston startup sees a bright future for refrigerated ready meals with a ‘clean label’ thanks to High Pressure Processing. One unit is in and another will soon be paired with it.
The uniquely shaped bottles made on this roll-fed system are thin-walled so that they can be easily squeezed for dispensing purp
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Cosmetics & beauty care—trends at PACK EXPO

From an experienced veteran comes a look at some of the new equipment, trends, and packages introduced at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015.
Special Packs webinar is January 14, 2016.
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Webinar covers Special Pack innovation

Provided by the Contract Packaging Association and the Institute of Packaging Professionals with support from Contract Packaging Magazine, a PMMI Media Group publication, an upcoming webinar will look at opportunities in Special Pack development.
Optel Vision: Serialization Printer
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Optel Vision: Serialization Printer

The Manual Print Station prints and verifies serialized codes on cartons.
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The Package Development Company remembers John Murphy

Murphy was instrumental in growing the fledging Package Development Company.
End-to-end serialization.
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Industry Collaboration Sheds Light on Serialization

Serialization in pharma packaging is a complicated undertaking for anyone, but CMOs and their customers face additional challenges because responsibilities aren’t always clear-cut. A trend toward industry collaboration, even among competitors, is helping to shed light as companies share their successes and lessons learned.
Groninger benefits from Rexroth’s VarioFlow plus, which is engineered to be a cost-effective conveyor solution.
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Conveyor addresses private-label, start-up production applications

Machinery maker equips its newer lite-F filling machines with conveyor for pharmaceutical and cosmetic filling.
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Which co-pack IT firm won a Deloitte Fast 50 Award?

No surprise: It's Nulogy, whose recognition, and growth, is particularly impressive for its tight focus on the contract packaging solution space.
Shown here is one of 12 automated feeding systems. Including both left and right sides, each feeding system deploys 180 rollers
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Versatility galore at Iowa contract packager

A proprietary algorithm that mimics ‘swarm intelligence’ exhibited by birds and other critters is at the heart of this ambitious 12-robot cartoning system at CCB Packaging.
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David Starnino, Nulogy VP, at PACK EXPO 2015
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Nulogy enhances scheduling integration, data visibility

Tighter co-pack scheduling integration and interactive reporting functions are the latest enhancements to the developer’s cloud-based platform.
Analyzing the pharmaceutical logistics market
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Analyzing the pharmaceutical logistics market

In-depth report looks at key vendors, market drivers, challenges, trends, and opportunities through 2019.
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Packaging undeway at KDC
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Personal care co-packer KDC grows with three acquisitions

KDC's acquisitions of Cosmetic Technologies, Kolmar and ChemAid cement company's leadership in personal care and cosmetics.
First Serialization Roundtable for CMOs held
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First Serialization Roundtable for CMOs held

Optel Vision and Supply Chain Wizard event encourages open discussion about serialization tools and strategies to prepare for DQSA serialization compliance.
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VPPE takes thermoforming beyond the blister
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Beyond the blister: Visual Pak changes name of thermoform division

Visual Pak's 'Blisters Inc.' thermoforming division changes name to VP Plastics and Engineering.

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