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Merck Expert Shares 5 Tips for Qualifying Pallet-Sized Thermal Shippers
Find out why Lee Menszak advocates for shipper-to-shipper variability testing, from his talk at ISTA’s TempPack event.
May 24, 2023
What’s Next in Transit Packaging Research and Guidance?
Live from the ISTA Forum 2023: Get the highlights on soon-to-be-released cold chain guidance, research opportunities for undergrads, and upcoming courses and events in the transit packaging and temperature-controlled spaces.
May 3, 2023
Do Marketing and Packaging Structure Go Hand-in-Hand?
A lot of attention is focused on packaging sustainability and packaging’s ability to perform other functions, from clearly demonstrating the product and its value-added benefits to delivering the product undamaged via e-commerce.
April 28, 2023
Smart Packaging Illustrates Ongoing Industrial Revolution
The AIPIA World Congress proved smart packaging holds promise for brand objectives like traceability, recyclability, consumer engagement, food waste reduction, and supply chain logistics. Can tech suppliers band together to deliver total solutions?
January 23, 2023
NeoPharm Cuts Product Loss, Boosts Reputation with Protective Paper System
Motivated by aesthetics and ESG concerns, the medical skincare company moved from plastic air pillows to paper pads for transport packaging. With product lines catering to infants and children, they’re demonstrating support for environmental health.
January 5, 2023
Top 10 Articles of 2022 - #4: Flexible Pouches Replace Rigid Containers at McDonald’s
Join us as we look back at the most-read Packaging World stories of 2022. At #4, let's see how McDonalds and its suppliers teamed up to invent a flexible packaging-based applicator solution.
December 31, 2022
Gel Packs in Recycle-Ready Film
At PACK EXPO 2022, Lifoam's widely established Propak gels have a new recyclable film package. Applications for the gel bags range from consumer food deliveries to pharmaceutical shipping—anywhere water-based gels are being used.
November 17, 2022
Pallet-in-Pallet Shipper for Cold Chain Products
At PACK EXPO 2022, a new reusable shipper for temperature-controlled pharmaceuticals was on display. The walls of the XP-4 are designed for ease of assembly and disassembly while offering robust protection for temperature-sensitive payload.
November 9, 2022
Orbis AROS product line for Robot Integration
The AROS products have high cubic density, are compliant with fire protection standards, and are fully recyclable at end of service life.
November 1, 2022
Approaching a ‘Holy Grail’ of Food-Grade, Film-to-Film Recycling?
The MBOLD coalition is building a new ecosystem of stakeholders to support a circular economy for flexible packaging and films in the Upper Midwest.
November 1, 2022
Closed-Loop Corrugated Case Reuse Process Delivers Savings Through Cycles, Material Input Reduction
Wiring Solutions Plus (WSP) supplies wiring harnesses to manufacturer REDARC Electronics in suburban Adelaide, South Australia.
October 12, 2022
ISTA: Introduction to BioPharma Cold Chain
Wednesday, October 19th | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EST
October 11, 2022
International Safe Transit Association (ISTA)
Bike Brand is Riding High with an 85% Drop in Plastic Wrap
German bicycle maker Diamant replaces plastic bubble wrap with recyclable kraft paper to protect its bikes' handlebars during transportation, eliminating 16 metric tons of plastic per year.
August 22, 2022
Amazon and Other Brands Develop Innovative E-Commerce Packaging Solutions
See a few examples of e-commerce packaging solutions from Amazon and others from ThePackHub’s August Packaging Innovation Briefing Report.
August 21, 2022
6 Last Mile Considerations for Rare Disease Therapies
A specialty pharmacist discusses the added communication and support—including manufacturers working with patient groups—that foster adherence among smaller patient populations.
August 18, 2022
Predictive Technology Is the Future of Cold Chain
Insights provided at the ISTA Forum 2022 indicate that predictive technology for cold chain is becoming available, though challenges with the new process must be remediated.
August 8, 2022
Materials & Containers
Lightweight Tube Innovation, Procter & Gamble's Air-Capsule Package, and a Limestone-Based Plastic Alternative
See a few examples of package material and construction innovations from ThePackHub’s June Packaging Innovation Briefing Report.
July 6, 2022
Materials & Containers
Companies Find Innovative and Sustainable Ways to Protect and Preserve Products
See a few examples of product protection and preservation innovations from ThePackHub’s June Packaging Innovation Briefing Report.
June 29, 2022
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