Healthcare & Pharma Packaging News

Syringes for companion animals
Nordson EFD

Nordson EFD offers a comprehensive selection of dosing syringes used in the treatment of companion and other small animals. Available in single or multi-dose options, EFD disposable animal health syringes are used to package medications, supplements, and a variety of other creams, gels, and pastes.

Mondi Upgrades its Paper Bag Facility in Hungary

Mondi has successfully completed the implementation of a new state-of-the-art paper sack converting machine at its Nyíregyháza site in Hungary. The Mondi Nyíregyháza plant, which employs more than one hundred people, serves the Hungarian, Romanian, Austrian and Bulgarian market in many industries and sectors.

Pregis launches custom branded tissue paper void-fill portfolio
Pregis, a leading manufacturer of protective packaging, is expanding its customer experience portfolio with Inspyre paper. This custom branded tissue paper is dispensed from the Easypack Quantum on-demand, void-fill system. By using an automated packaging system that dispenses paper directly into the box, Inspyre paper offers the high throughput required by operations while delivering the branded unboxing experiences sought after by marketing.
Albéa Travel Designer launches “Travel&StaySafe”, a unique and customizable travel kit as an answer to the sanitary crisis
The sanitary crisis is inciting the travel industry to adapt and re-invent itself. In this exceptional context, Albéa Travel Designer innovates and proposes “Travel&StaySafe”, a unique and customizable travel kit including mask, hydro-alcoholic gel, gloves etc. This new offer is proposed to airlines, but also to railways, shipping companies and private transport companies.
Essentra launches 'industry first' recyclyed PET tear tape
Essentra Packaging

Essentra Tapes has launched the first tear tape for flexible packaging to combine the sustainability of recycled polyester (rPET) alongside the benefits of easy-opening and brand enhancement, responding to both consumer demand for packaging sustainability and the latest legislative requirements for recycled content

Custom Airless Pump Tubes
APackaging Group
Fully customizable pumps for all of your packaging needs! Quality & performance is a definite with this pump, at an unbeatable price. Engineered for precise technology with the user in mind.
TricorBraun wins NACD best of show, best custom and best stock packaging awards

TricorBraun, a global packaging leader, garnered the top three awards in the 2020 National Association of Container Distributors (NACD) Packaging Awards: Best of Show, Best Use of Custom Packaging (Gold Award), and Best Use of Stock Packaging (Gold Award). In total, TricorBraun received a company record of 13 NACD awards, including Best of Show, six Gold Awards, five Silver Awards and one Bronze Award.

Milliken boosts plastic industry’s ability to supply materials for personal protective equipment
Milliken Chemical

Global materials science expert Milliken & Company is once again leveraging its unique capabilities to help produce needed medical personal protective equipment (PPE) amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The current shortage in plastic materials used for protective face shields is leading manufacturers to offer the readily available polypropylene plastic. The material, however, is naturally hazy, so plastic manufacturers are turning to Milliken and the company’s NX UltraClear polypropylene concentrate.

Bona's spray bottles now have a faster lead time
Bona Pharma

Fighting against COVID-19, Bona offers spray bottles which are manufactured in-house in its GMP clean room according to ISO 15378:2017 controls. With demand increasing from the market, Bona has invested in new production lines for this series of spray pumps to makes lead time faster.

Continuing sustainability efforts, Neopac moves toward mono-material barrier tubes designed for recyclability
Neopac is in the development stages of food- and pharma-grade mono-material barrier tube solutions that align with existing recycling processes. Neopac’s push for mono-material tubes will employ sound packaging science to align with current recycling practices and processes – all while providing its cosmetics, food and pharma customers with outstanding barrier properties to protect sensitive products.
Qosmedix Expands Hand Sanitizer Options During COVID-19

Qosmedix recently became an authorized distributor of several new hand sanitizer brands in an effort to fulfill the vital need of these products across the country. Qosmedix remains committed to sourcing sanitizers and disinfectants during this challenging time.