Pharmaceutical Packaging

Nelipak producing sterile barrier packaging with Eastman materials

US-based healthcare packaging firm Nelipak has begun manufacturing rigid thermoformed sterile barrier packaging solutions using Eastman’s Eastar Renew 6763 material.…

Amcor to acquire Chinese medical device packaging firm MDK

Multinational packaging company Amcor has agreed to acquire MDK, a Chinese company that provides packaging for medical devices. Based in…

ALPLA aiming for 4-5% annual growth in latest expansion plan

Austrian packaging and recycling firm ALPLA has announced an expansion strategy for this year, through which it aims to grow…

Engineered Foam Packaging buys US company NatureKool

Custom protective packaging manufacturer Engineered Foam Packaging (EFP) has acquired NatureKool, a natural fibre insulated shipper. Based in North Carolina,…

Praxis Packaging Solutions invests in TF2 Blister Pack Machine

US-based contract packaging company Praxis Packaging Solutions has acquired a TF2 Blister Pack Machine in an effort to bolster its…

ProMach acquires retort and pasteurising tunnel supplier Ferlo

US-based packaging and processing firm ProMach has acquired Ferlo, a Spanish company that manufactures retorts and pasteurising tunnels. Based in…

Granules India to develop packaging facility in Virginia, US

India-based pharmaceutical company Granules India has revealed plans to develop a pharmaceutical packaging facility in Virginia, US. Virginia Governor Glenn…

Mereo and Hyperion acquire packaging manufacturer Algus

US-based investment firms Mereo Capital Partners and Hyperion Capital Partners have acquired Algus Packaging, a packaging company based in Illinois.…

Leading innovators in dry medication vials for the packaging industry

The packaging industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by increasing the shelf life of the…

Sappi to expand capacity at Somerset Mill in Skowhegan, Maine, US

The North American business of packaging and paper company Sappi has approved a $418m capital project for its Somerset Mill…