Healthcare & Pharma Packaging News

Neville and More extends range of glass jars
Neville and More
As an alternative to plastic jars, Neville and More has now extended the popular range of Simplicity Glass Jars which are ideal for a range of products in the beauty, health and food markets. Neville and More's Simplicity Glass Jar range now includes 13 different standard sizes, all available from stock.
Aptar Pharma highlights expanded services platform
Aptar Pharma

Aptar Pharma is highlighting its diverse portfolio of drug delivery systems, components and active packaging solutions, including their latest innovations addressing nasal, pulmonary, eye care, injectables and dermal drug delivery routes, including PureHale, a dedicated Connectivity hub hosting Aptar Pharma’s expanding range of connected drug delivery devices and Nanopharm’s SmartTrack.

Sanner presents its new child-resistant tablet container CR TabTec

Sanner GmbH presents its new child-resistant tablet container CR TabTec. It has obtained excellent ratings in a consumer test regarding its functional characteristics and design as the CR TabTec tablet container has a new opening mechanism that protects children from accidentally taking painkillers, antidepressants or medical cannabis.

Avery Dennison officially opens $65 million expansion in Luxembourg
Avery Dennison
Avery Dennison has officially opened its expanded production facility at the Rodange plant in Luxembourg, completing a $65 million project to strengthen its European manufacturing footprint. The expansion incorporates a state of the art, multi-capability coater, additional slitter capacity, a new packaging line and an automated warehouse.
Cannabis Packaging Summit to debut alongside Westpack 2020 supporting the multi-billion-dollar packaging market's rapid growth

The Cannabis Packaging Summit, an educational and networking event focused on academic research, industry best practices, and regulatory perspectives on the safe, effective packaging of cannabis-based products, will take place adjacent to WestPack, North America’s premier packaging technology event. This is the first event of its kind to focus exclusively on cannabis packaging.

MG America introduces patented powder dosing unit for simplified manufacturing
MG America

MG America, the U.S. subsidiary of MG2 of Bologna, Italy and a leading supplier of processing and packaging equipment, has debuted a newly patented powder dosing unit. The company’s EXTRUDOR is an innovative design requiring only one dosing disk per capsule size, regardless the dosage. The new system promises increased flexibility and reduced size parts.

Pregis joins Alliance to End Plastic Waste
Pregis LLC, a leading protective packaging materials and automated systems manufacturer, has joined the Alliance to End Plastic Waste. The alliance has a $1.5 billion investment goal over the next five years to help end plastic waste in the environment.
ANJAC Health & Beauty buys the Californian company Cosmetix West and gains a foothold in the US for the first time

The industrial group ANJAC Health & Beauty has announced a major new acquisition: Cosmetix West, a US company specializing in cosmetics development and production. This transaction bolsters the group's international expansion and consolidates its cosmetics offering. The Californian company is also an entry point for ANJAC Health & Beauty into several burgeoning markets, including clean beauty.

Elemis chooses Premi's glass Airglass
Elemis, the world-leading British brand for skincare products and luxury spa treatments, has chosen Premi for the launch of the new anti-wrinkle smoothing serum. The philosophy of the English company has always been to offer products that are the right combination of nature and research, offering innovative and specific treatments for each type of skin.
Catalonia, Madrid and Valencia communities' significant presence at Empack 2019

Empack, the reference fair in southern Europe for the sectors of packaging and labeling, raw materials, industrial packaging and packaging accessories continues to grow. 150 exhibitors have already confirmed their participation at the next edition, which will be held on November 13 and 14 at IFEMA. Catalonia and Madrid will be the autonomous communities with the most representation, alongside companies from Germany, Italy, Turkey, Portugal and the UK.

Aptar enters into strategic partnership with PureCycle to accelerate integration of ultra-pure recycled polypropylene into dispensing solutions
Aptar Group

AptarGroup, Inc, a global leader in dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, announced that it has partnered with PureCycle Technologies, to prepare for the introduction of PureCycle’s Ultra-Pure Recycled Polypropylene (UPRP) into dispensing applications. Aptar will play an integral role in helping PureCycle prepare for the food grade requirements in Europe.

Switzerland overtakes Germany as Europe's biggest drug delivery innovator, with the UK and France close behind
Pharmapack Europe
As predicted by the ‘European drug delivery and packaging’ report earlier this year, new data shows innovation in drug delivery is accelerating across Europe. Ahead of Pharmapack Europe 2020 – the European event dedicated to drug packaging and delivery systems –, this research points to a continued acceleration of new device innovation and packaging solutions entering the market.
Bona's new aural spray pump
Bona Pharma

Bona Pharma has created a brand new aural spray pump which is applicable for use with a range of ear treatments, including ear ache, wax removal and comprehensive inflammation. The considerate design of the ear plug offers an excellent user experience which does not cause any aggravation or irritation during use.