Digitized stress analysis improves blister performance

Constantia Flexibles’ Live Stress Test analyzes the coldforming process for blister packaging. Constantia Flexibles (Blythewood, SC), best known for its Coldform foils for blister card packaging, has introduced two services to better analyze the blister card design and manufacturing processes. […]

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The quality drive at contract manufacturers

FDA has organized its quality initiative around review, inspection, surveillance, policy and research Two trends stand out in the rapidly changing landscape of pharma and biotech manufacturing today: the whirlwind of mergers, acquisitions and buyouts will not let up anytime […]

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Compliance packaging vendors keep innovating

Fig. 1 AstraZeneca’s Seroquel (top), the 2014 HCPC winner; Lilly’s Strattera (middle); Novartis’ Exforge (bottom) Pharma manufacturers (and their contract packaging providers) who are considering compliance (unit-dose) packaging have three trends to take advantage of: More of the overall healthcare […]

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