Healthcare & Pharma Packaging News

Connectivity, customization and sustainability driving packaging and drug delivery in 2020
Pharmapack Europe

Connectivity, customization and sustainability are driving pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery innovation at Pharmapack Europe (#pharmapackeu), which opens in February 2020. The event is the leading exhibition dedicated to pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery devices, with major industry players set to come together to discuss vital best practices, insights and strategies.

IntraPac International merges with Technical Precision Plastics

IntraPac International LLC, a designer and manufacturer of rigid packaging solutions, announced today that it has merged with Technical Precision Plastics, Inc., a customer service focused injection molder of high-precision specialty components for medical and premium consumer applications.

Giflor's Carbon Black Free resin enables recycling

Black plastic packaging poses a great challenge for the recycling process because the presence of carbon black does not allow the correct sorting of black parts at recycling facilities. Giflor’s Carbon Black Free (CBF) resin is the latest response to this challenging issue.

Future of packaging on display at UK's largest industry event

Packaging professionals from household names through to independent brands will come together to discover the latest technologies and solutions when Label&Print, Ecopack, Empack, and Contract Pack & Fulfilment return to Birmingham’s NEC on 26 & 27 February. Together with their co-located show, Packaging Innovations, the events offer industry professionals the chance to experience cutting-edge products for the first-time.

Mecmesin's materials testers
Testing the physical strength properties of materials, in accordance with international or in-house standards, is a key part of determining their characteristics to better understand the effects of process improvements. With this in mind, Mecmesin has designed a range of static-load Materials Testers powered by intuitive VectorPro MT software.
Berlin Packaging's acquisition of Novio Packaging establishes Europe's first packaging supplier for all markets and substrates
Berlin Packaging
Berlin Packaging and Novio Packaging today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for Berlin Packaging to acquire Netherlands based Novio Packaging Group B.V. This strategic transaction significantly strengthens Berlin Packaging's European plastic offering, enhances its expertise in personal care, pharmaceutical, food, and sports nutrition verticals, and expands its northern European footprint.