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  1. Sonoco ThermoSafe Acquires Laminar Medica Group
    9/20/2016

    Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco  and a leading global provider of temperature-assurance packaging, has acquired the assets and operations of Laminar Medica in the United Kingdom and Czech Republic, from Clinimed (Holdings) Limited, a privately held specialty medical products company based in the U.K. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

  2. Sartorius Stedim Biotech Announces Sartocon Slice 50 ECO
    9/15/2016

    Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB), a leading international supplier for the biopharmaceutical industry, has extended its product line of small-scale Sartocon Slice 50 crossflow devices by Slice 50 ECO.

  3. Merck Joins DiViNe Consortium To Address Low Yields, High Costs Of Vaccine Purification Processes
    9/14/2016

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, a leading science and technology company, has joined the DiViNe project, a European consortium of six companies to address the biggest challenges facing the development, manufacture and delivery of vaccines.

  4. CSafe Global Introducing Passive Pallet Shipper To US Market At IQPC Boston
    9/14/2016

    CSafe Global, having recently acquired Kalibox, will be introducing the Kalibox passive pallet shipper to the US market at the 14th IQPC Temperature Management Logistics Conference in Boston, MA.

  5. Pharmaceutical Solutions Offering Faster, More Efficient Production To Debut At Pharma EXPO
    9/14/2016

    Lower pricing flexibility, a stronger US dollar, slower new product adoption and the patent cliff are all factors that will continue to challenge pharmaceutical manufacturers and shape expectations for lower growth, according to Moody’s Investors Service.

  6. Bosch To Showcase Variety Of Aseptic And Solid Dose Technologies At Pharma Expo Conference 2016
    9/8/2016

    Bosch Packaging Technology will once again exhibit in booth W-603 at the entrance to the West Building at Pharma Expo in Chicago, on November 6-9. The booth will be full with displays and equipment from our broad pharmaceutical manufacturing portfolio, which offers the most complete range of solutions from a single-source supplier.

  7. Pharma Expo Announces ‘Facility Flexibility – The Benefits Of Modular And Prefabricated Cleanroom Structures’ Session
    9/8/2016

    Over the last few years, biopharmaceutical-processing platforms moved from rigid traditional stainless steel to flexible single-use technology. The platforms created the ability to run the process more efficiently and with higher agility.

  8. Pilot-Scale Double Planetary Mixers Ideal For Dense Powder Blends
    9/6/2016

    Ross Double Planetary Mixers are offered in 4-, 5- and 10- and 25-gallon models for pilot-scale production of paste-like materials, highly-filled putties, shear-sensitive gels, granulations and dense powder blends. These mixers are also used for vacuum drying of heat-sensitive applications at relatively low temperatures.

  9. Mesa Labs Inc. Canada Passes ISTA Laboratory Certification For Package Performance Testing
    9/6/2016

    Mesa Labs Inc announced recently that the company’s packaging laboratory has passed the ISTA Testing Laboratory Certification with full conformance to ISTA 7E, Standard 20.

  10. Sonoco ThermoSafe Acquires AAR Cold Chain Solutions Assets
    9/6/2016

    Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and a leading global provider of temperature-assurance packaging, has acquired the PharmaPort 360™ assets, licenses, trademarks and manufacturing rights from AAR, to enter the active temperature-controlled cargo containers market.