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Iwata VPP series
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Handling toxic drugs: a simple packaging fix

Broken vials, shattered glass and exposure to toxic contents are every drug handler's nightmare. A relatively simple fix from Iwata improves safety for healthcare workers and others.
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Pentalabel ClearFloat
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Klöckner Pentaplast: Recyclable shrink label films

Pentalabel ClearFloat films are high-performance floatable shrink labels designed for recycling efficiency.
Chris Ostein of Iwata Label
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LIVE FROM Pharma EXPO: Handling toxic drugs

Broken vials, shattered glass, and exposure to contents are every drug handler's nightmare. A simple fix from Iwata improves safety for healthcare workers and others.
Chris Ostein of Iwata Label
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Handling toxic drugs

Broken vials, shattered glass, and exposure to contents are every drug handler's nightmare. A simple fix from Iwata improves safety for healthcare workers and others.
Coding and marking playbook article
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Seven tips for coding & marking setup

There is a lot more that goes into efficient label printing. Between choosing the right ink and perfecting the product/package placement, there are several best practices to keep in mind:
Compac Linerless Labels
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Coveris: Multi-layer linerless labels

The new COMPAC Linerless label solution combines functional and commercial benefits with extensive surface area printing.
Animal vaccine label, for illustrative purposes only.
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FDA issues draft guidance on labeling for new animal drugs

Describes what the agency considers when deciding to take regulatory action; public comments accepted until 60 days after it publishes in the Federal Register.
From metal to plastic containers for leading Ukrainian paint marketer.
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Paint moves from metal to plastic

Leading Ukrainian paint producer Meffert Ganza Farben is creating product differentiation in the DIY sector with the re-launch of its paint in the Paintainer® plastic pail.
Schreiner MediPharm: Booklet-Label
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Schreiner MediPharm: Booklet-Label

Joint partnership with Edelmann makes important product details accessible without opening pharmaceutical package.
To increase its labeling productivity, Multi-Clean installed an automatic wipe-on labeler.
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Chemicals maker meets GHS compliance, improves productivity

Cleaning products company Multi-Clean overhauls its label printing and application processes while redesigning its labels for GHS compliance, improving overall productivity by 250%.
Hot Shot
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Labels drive cross marketing

Extended-text labels have established a strong foothold in pharmaceutical applications because they provide ample space for the sometimes lengthy regulatory information that is common in the pharma space.
Verstraete's Matt IML
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Verstraete: Matt IML with natural paper look

Matt IML by Verstraete produces “look” and “feel” options that evoke natural, retro, and paper impressions.
OGX
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Materials make a difference

Haircare products maker Vogue Intl. switches to thinner labels for its bottles, reducing the environmental impact of its packaging by 26% to 34% in a number of categories.
Just six of the 200,000 unique labels digitally printed for the summer promotion.
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A-B InBev serves up 200,000 unique labels for summer promo

The customization/personalization bug has now bitten brand managers at A-B InBev.
Avery Dennison: Syringe labels
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Avery Dennison: Syringe labels

Syringe labeling products offer low migration and high-performance adhesives.

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