Healthcare & Pharma Packaging News

UltimusPlus Fluid Dispensers Ease Setup and Operation for Efficient Catheter Development
Nordson EFD
Quality and precision play a significant role in medical device manufacturing around the world, and strict regulatory standards drive the need for devices to pass rigorous inspections. Nordson EFD’s UltimusPlus benchtop fluid dispensers helped one medical device company significantly improve efficiency and accuracy to elevate catheter manufacturing to a world-class standard, while meeting necessary regulatory standards.
VIVA’s High PCR Solutions are Here

Brands looking for a range of solutions that are as sustainable as they are beautiful have found their answer with VIVA Packaging. VIVA’s High PCR percentage solutions for the personal care, beauty, and pharmaceutical markets are here.

Tekni-Plex acquires Johnson Plastic Group, expanding medical device footprint
Tekni-Plex Healthcare has acquired precision extrusion manufacturer Johnson Plastic Group (JPG) as part of a strategy to expand the company’s patient care solutions platform. Located in Mexicali, Mexico, Johnson Plastic Group specializes in precision extrusions for medical device applications. The company provides complete extrusion solutions into a variety of medical device applications for interventional and therapeutic procedures.
Smurfit Kappa launches unique sustainable packaging portfolio to drive growth in the online health and beauty market
Smurfit Kappa
Smurfit Kappa has launched a unique range of circular packaging solutions for the rapidly growing online health and beauty market. The customisable eHealth & Beauty portfolio includes sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions ideal for shipping vulnerable products, such as fragrances, cosmetics, and skin and hair care products, as well as tamper proof packaging designed for vitamins, supplements and sports nutrition.
Rieke celebrates 100-year milestone: Focused on growth, innovation and sustainability
Rieke Packaging

Rieke®, part of the TriMas Packaging group, is celebrating its 100-year anniversary. As one of only a few packaging companies to reach this milestone, Rieke has proven it has a unique ability to adapt and refocus its business model across generations, successfully managing through economic cycles to remain a front runner in developing new products to provide innovative solutions to its customers.

TricorBraun acquires Cormack Packaging
TricorBraun announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of Cormack Packaging, a leading packaging supplier in Australia and New Zealand. The acquisition expands TricorBraun’s global presence and establishes TricorBraun’s footprint in the region.
Berry's Vistop Meets Growing Sustainability and Sterilization Demands
Berry Global
Berry Healthcare’s market-leading Vistop PP36 patented tamper evident closure for autoclave sterilisation can now be specified incorporating advanced recycling resin in both circular PP and PE. This meets customer demands for more sustainable packaging while maintaining the closure’s high standards of product protection and user safety.
Neopac wins Swiss packaging award for first application of novel tube procurement service
Hoffmann Neopac has won a Swiss Packaging Award in the Marketing category for the company’s initial project involving its recently launched DigitAll360° tube procurement service. Introduced earlier this year with an online marketplace, DigitAll360° offers intuitive ordering of digitally printed tubes with high-quality variable printing, precision color matching, flexible batch sizes and expedited delivery.
Wet wipes: practical container prevents evaporation
Berry Superfos

A refillable and airtight container with a resealable cap fitted in the lid makes it easier to maintain a high level of hygiene with wipes. By popular demand, Berry Superfos has developed a series of wet wipes containers and Hitam, a French chemical consultancy, is among the highly satisfied customers.

A touch of elegance with Giflor's 736-737 closures
Exploring objects through touch can generate detailed, lasting memories of an object enabling the tactile sense an opportunity to create a significant connection within the unconscious part of the mind. Using this to its advantage, Giflor Closure Technologies has designed the new 736 and 737 cylindrical flip-top models with a tantalizing matte finish to provide consumers with this experience with its closures.
Mecmesin webinar: Fundamentals of compression testing

Packaging and manufacturing engineers can benefit from Mecmesin's latest free-to-attend webinar. Taking place on 14 September attendees can discover why this testing is critical in the manufacturing process and the methods used to ensure both safety and quality.