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  1. Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Infographic Shows Industry Growth
    2/21/2017

    With PACK EXPO East (Feb. 27–March 1, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia) quickly approaching, show organizer PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, reports that the market for pharmaceuticals and medical devices continues to grow. In total, the 2015 pharmaceutical industry produced $1.1 trillion in global sales with medical devices reaching $350 billion.

  2. ATC, Inc. Announces Acquisition By Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG
    2/20/2017

    Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG acquired 100% of the shares of Advanced Test Concepts (ATC), Inc. an Indianapolis, Indiana USA corporation as of February 14, 2017.

  3. Anton Paar Launches The Litesizer™ 100: Particle Analysis Just Got Even Simpler
    2/17/2017

    Since last year, the Litesizer™ 500 has been shedding light on particle systems by using light scattering. The Litesizer™ family is now set to expand with its newest member: the Litesizer™ 100. The ingeniously simple software and the key advances in particle-size measurements of the Litesizer™ 500 are now presented in a simplified version, which is the Litesizer™ 100.

  4. Contract Manufacturer Pfizer CentreOne Expands Fill-Finish Services To Its Kalamazoo, Michigan, Facility
    2/16/2017

    Pfizer CentreOne, a global contract manufacturing organization embedded within Pfizer, recently announced that it has expanded its fill-finish services to its Kalamazoo, Michigan (United States), site.

  5. Alexanderwerk Offers In-House Testing Facilities For Roller Compaction Technology
    2/10/2017

    Theory and practice does not necessarily have to harmonize: What appears plausible beyond the drawing board will often not be possible to realize in practice. For this reason we at Alexanderwerk offer you tests in our in-house test facility.

  6. Bosch To Present PreVAS Single Use Filling At 2017 BPI West Conference
    2/10/2017

    The 2017 BioProcess International West Conference is February 27 — March 2 in San Francisco, CA. At BPI West, Bosch Packaging will give a poster presentation on its PreVAS single use filling systems. 

  7. Brookfield Joins Pittcon Live Demo
    2/10/2017

    Brookfield is pleased to be a speaker at PITTCON’s Live Demo (http://pittcon.org/exposition/expo-live-demo/), and we invite you to join us for our viscosity and texture presentation. You’d be amazed what you can learn in just 20 minutes....and it’s free for all PITTCON attendees.

  8. Mushroom Manufacturer Installs Metal Detection for Product Quality and Foreign Object Detection
    2/9/2017

    Oakshire Mushroom Farm is an award-winning innovator and patent holder in the mushroom industry. In business for more than 31 years, the fungi producer develops, grows and packs their own OAKSHIRE branded products as well as DOLE® mushrooms, as the exclusive licensee in North America. When Oakshire needed a new metal detector in 2015 to accommodate rising demand, they turned to Mettler-Toledo Safeline and selected a Signature Touch to maximize food safety and final product quality.
     

  9. Protagen AG Join Forces With The U.S. National Cancer Institute To Answer Pressing Questions In Immuno-Oncology
    2/2/2017

    Protagen AG has executed a Material Transfer Agreement with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) under which the parties will utilize Protagens SeroTag immune system profiling technology to identify biomarkers that predict therapy responsiveness, to monitor patients receiving immunotherapies, and for early detection of immune-related adverse events (irAEs).

  10. Ropack Pharma Solutions Selects Tracelink To Achieve DSCSA Compliance For Its Pharmaceutical Customers
    2/1/2017

    TraceLink Inc., the World’s Largest Track and Trace Network for connecting the Life Sciences supply chain and eliminating counterfeit prescription drugs from the global marketplace, recently announced that Ropack Pharma Solutions has selected TraceLink to provide serialization solutions for its customers.