New pharmaceutical label zips open and closed

The Fix-a-Form_pharmaceutical_label_from_Pyrotec_Pack_MediaThe traditional zip, used in clothing and baggage, has gone a step further – Fix-a-Form® has incorporated a zipper-type perforated closure into its pharmaceutical leaflet-labels.

Covert inscription label prevents counterfeiting

Void-pharmaceutical-label intro_imageGermany-based Schreiner MediPharm was recognised by the Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI) for its Pharma-Comb Void pharmaceutical label. The innovative label increases product safety by preventing the reuse of authentic packaging components by counterfeiters.

Choosing the best barrier film medicines safe for an extended period of time, as well as greater efficiency and cost reduction, are major criteria for packaging material. According to solutions provider Klöckner Pentaplast, in its white paper ‘Pharmaceutical blister packaging: how barrier films work’, blister packs fulfil all these requirements.

The importance of rheology

Viscometers can_measure_flow_on_the_production_floor_and_in_the_quality_control_labIn this white paper, Robert McGregor of Brookfield Engineering Laboratories addresses the question, does rheology matter to manufacturing? The answer, he argues, is a definite yes. 

Machine vision technology helps ensure accurate labelling

Microscan’s VS-1 smart camera for pharmaceutical labellingPharmaceutical manufacturers must meet stringent labelling requirements to protect consumer safety, and avoid diversion and counterfeiting. In this white paper, Microscan details how the inclusion of its smart camera system helped leader in line integration, Modular Packaging Systems, to ensure expert inspection and labelling accuracy for its customers.

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