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Manufacture Quality & Compliance

Vendors Reloaded

Medicine packaging leaders forming the “Matrix Alliance” will bring improved container and closure systems to market.

Manufacture Packaging

Lost in Translation

Translating medicine packaging information for international markets is a major challenge.

Manufacture Standards & Regulation

Competition Crackdown

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has handed out a £37.6 million fine to GSK for paying out “value transfers totaling over 50 million pounds” to competitors between 2001 and 2004 to delay the introduction of generic versions of its branded anti-depressant drug, Seroxat (paroxetine).

Discovery & Development Business Practice

Thinking Inside – and Outside – the Box

Sitting Down With... Diane Paskiet, Director of Scientific Affairs at West Pharmaceutical Services, USA.

Manufacture Drug Delivery

Aptar Pharma’s Ophthalmic Squeeze Dispenser – Innovation based on experience

| Sponsored by Aptar

Although the discussion about the use of preservatives is still somewhat controversial, clinical evidence suggests that patients benefit from unpreserved eye drops especially in chronic conditions.

Manufacture Standards & Regulation

When Fakes Attack!

Counterfeit medicines are on the rise. Regulators are driving serialization and tamper-evident packaging initiatives, but is the pharma industry fully primed to defend against fraud and push back the forgeries?

Manufacture Facilities

Fill & Finish of the Future

| Susan Dexter

The technology has barely changed over the last 30 years – surely, it’s time for some long overdue innovation.

Business & Regulation Packaging

‘Fingerprinting’ Drug Labels to Fight Fraud

| Charlotte Barker

Using tiny imperfections in the printing process to track individual products through the supply chain

Manufacture Standards & Regulation

To Err is Human

| Stephanie Sutton

But can pharma manufacturers do more to help prevent medication errors?

Business & Regulation Packaging

Personalized Labels

| Stephanie Sutton

Just how prevalent is pharmacogenomic information on European drug labels?


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