Canada has rolled out the plain language labeling initiative to improve the safe use of medicines by making drug labels and safety information easier to read and understand for all health care practitioners and Canadians.
Specialty pharmaceutical company ULURU has introduced Altrazeal in a 0.75gm blister pack targeting US chronic wound market.
Walmart pharmacies has announced the availability of Ecoslide-RX, an eco-friendly prescription pharmaceutical package which is said to be designed to improve patients' adherence to medications.
Almac has cleared the FDA inspection and begun US commercial packaging operations in Audubon, Pennsylvania.
ILC Dover has purchased Grayling Industries, a provider of advanced industrial packaging for pharmaceutical dry powder and liquid applications, food and chemicals.
Avery Dennison has unveiled a new anti-counterfeiting technology, Sharp Tear that enables existing serial numbers to be read directly through the label.