Atlas Copco has acquired the operating assets of Mustang Services, a US specialty dryer rental business that serves refineries, petrochemical plants and general manufacturing.
According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, the company is introducing iBubble Wrap in a bid to appeal to manufacturing companies. The updated version of the iconic protective film is laid out in columns of connected air pockets. The result is that the air will be pushed into neighbouring ‘bubbles’
In its trading update for the six months to 30 June, the company said that performance in the first half will be “slightly ahead of that achieved in 2014”.
The UK Health Secretary has announced that prescription medications priced more than $31 will have labels declaring how much their contents have cost taxpayers. Source: Pharma Manufacturing More…
Celgene Corp. has agreed to purchase the vacant 1.3 million-square-foot Merck complex in Summit, New Jersey. Source: Pharma Manufacturing More..
Erhardt+Leimer, a leader in system solutions and process control equipment to web-based industries and AVT (Advanced Vision Technology), a leader in print inspection, print process control, and quality assurance, have announced signing and closing of the Alliance agreement between the two companies that will broaden product portfolios and strengthen services for customers of both companies, including end users and OEMs, through solutions born of the two companies’ combined experience and technological skills. Source: Healthcare Packaging: News, trends and analysis of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, and nutraceuticals More…
Multisorb Technologies will highlight its medical spill and liquid containment solutions at the AHRMM15 Conference & Exhibition in Indianapolis, Indiana, August 9-12, 2015.
As of July 1, Hawaii became the first state with a ban on most single-use plastic bags. Source: Plastics News -Film & Sheet – RSS News Feed More..
A new f/f/s system for chemical products handles up to 2,600 bags/hr.
See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #3036! Intelligrated will showcase the company’s advanced robotic integration capabilities, including system concepts, solutions engineering, manufacturing, installation and commissioning, and lifecycle support services.
RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents, the global distributor for engineers, has introduced Siemens’ new SIRIUS ACT pushbuttons and switches, which offer a choice of modern … Source: Connecting Industry news
The UK Government plans to make changes in the labeling of medicines issued under the National Health Service (NHS), to let the patients realize that the cost of the medicines and discourage wastage.
A study shows that caregivers were more willing to give key medicines if they were packaged better. Source: Healthcare Packaging: News, trends and analysis of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, and nutraceuticals More…
Companies were told they must stop manufacturing them or possibly face criminal charges. Source: Healthcare Packaging: News, trends and analysis of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, and nutraceuticals More…
Auto industry people learned about technology trends, like Takata Corp.’s thinner, lighter airbag cover made by overmolding fiber-reinforced sheet, at a one-day conference at Proper Group International headquarters in Warren.