Contract Stick Packaging Services for Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical Applications

Contract Stick Packaging

Ropack recognizes that the unique design of stick-pack offers multiple benefits – for pharma and natural health products as well as to consumers.

  • Convenience of single-dose dispensing: easily blended into food and beverage
  • Fill weight range: 0.5 g to 2.0 g subject to actual product properties, density and flow characteristics (results dependent on actual fill trials)
  • High degree of fill accuracy
  • Portability for consumer use: office, school and travel
  • Ideal format for drug reformulations
  • Taste masking for pediatric and geriatric applications
  • Product differentiation
  • Content preservation, with a shelf life up to 24 months
  • Reduction in paper and foil usage, an eco-responsible benefit
  • High-quality film available: 7  to 12 micron foil barrier for zero MVTR and OTR
  • Flexibility of pack-out configuration: cartons of 14, 20, 28, 30 and 56 sticks
  • Marketing surface on individual stick-packs, ideal for messaging and instructions

With sophisticated technology and dedicated manufacturing suites, Ropack Pharma Solutions is equipped to run both stability and commercial production. The stability equipment platform is identical to the commercial equipment. The stability as well as the commercial equipment is located in manufacturing suites with low relative humidity and controlled residual oxygen in a temperature-controlled environment.

The equipment can:

  • Handle initial R&D
  • Manage stability programs
  • Sales and marketing samples
  • Perform scale-up
  • Manufacture commercial production