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  1. Flexicare (Group) Limited Acquires Medisize B.V.
    11/21/2017

    Flexicare (Group) Limited (“Flexicare”), a leading UK headquartered manufacturer of medical devices, is pleased to announce that it has acquired Medisize B.V. from an affiliate of Phillips-Medisize, LLC (“Phillips-Medisize”).

  2. Proto Labs Reaches Agreement to Acquire RAPID, Expands Services With Sheet Metal Fabrication
    11/21/2017

    Proto Labs (NYSE: PRLB), a global leader in technology-enabled manufacturing, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held company Rapid Manufacturing Group, LLC (“RAPID”). RAPID is a New Hampshire-based custom parts supplier specializing in quick-turn sheet metal fabrication and CNC machining. With the acquisition, Proto Labs will be able to offer its customers another quick-turn manufacturing service while expanding its CNC machining capabilities.

  3. Christine Banaszek Is The New Sales Manager At Charles Ross & Son Company
    11/15/2017

    Charles Ross & Son Company, manufacturer of industrial mixing equipment, has appointed Christine Banaszek as its new Sales Manager.

  4. Ultragenyx Announces FDA Approval Of MEPSEVII™ (vestronidase alfa), The First Therapy For Progressive And Debilitating Rare Genetic Disease Mucopolysaccharidosis VII
    11/15/2017

    Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel products for rare and ultra-rare diseases, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved MEPSEVII™ (vestronidase alfa), the first medicine approved for the treatment of children and adults with Mucopolysaccharidosis VII (MPS VII, Sly syndrome). MEPSEVII is an enzyme replacement therapy designed to replace the deficient lysosomal enzyme beta-glucuronidase in MPS VII patients.

  5. Phillips-Medisize And Molex At Compamed: One Team, Infinite Possibilities
    11/13/2017

    Phillips-Medisize, a Molex company, will be exhibiting at K39 in hall 8a during COMPAMED 2017. COMPAMED takes place simultaneously with the Medica exhibition on November 13-16 in Düsseldorf. Come visit the booth to see the expanded and integrated Phillips-Medisize and Molex capabilities.

  6. Alcon To Invest $97 Million Into Increasing Manufacturing Capacity In Georgia
    11/10/2017

    Alcon a leading eye care manufacturing company and a division of Novartis, will invest $97M at its operations center in Johns Creek, Georgia. The company will initiate the next phase of a multiyear project to expand production capacity for DAILIES TOTAL 1 contact lenses.

  7. Bosch Isolators: Continuous Improvement Based On Long Term Experience
    11/9/2017

    There has been an increase of Isolator & Containment production lines in the last 20 years. In this time, Bosch has installed more than 125 highly sophisticated isolator-based lines all over the world.

  8. Peli BioThermal Opens New Service Centre In Belgium
    11/7/2017

    Peli BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, officially opens its latest service centre in Belgium serving the global pharmaceuticals sector. The new facility, the latest in a worldwide expansion, will hold a grand opening ceremony on November 9, 2017 and serve as an additional depot for the company’s Crēdo on Demand rental program.

  9. Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturer Fujifilm Announces Facility Expansions In US And UK
    11/6/2017

    FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) is to invest a total of 3.2billion yen on its CDMO sites in the U.S.A. and the U.K. in order to accelerate the expansion of the company's business for developing and manufacturing biopharmaceuticals under contract for other parties.

  10. Challenges In Multisite Environmental Monitoring Webinar Announced For November 28th
    11/2/2017

    In this webinar, we give an overview of five key considerations in deciding the best way to set up an enterprise-wide monitoring system.