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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Best Practice Guidance On Compliant Packaging 2019

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Best Practice Guidance On Compliant Packaging 2019

Ahead of Pharma IQ's Pharmaceutical Packaging and Labelling Summit, we interviewed industry expert, Prabir Das, Head of Packaging Technical Services, Mylan (OSD, India), who shared his insights on the biggest challenges with regards to patient compliance.

In his interview, Mr Das will give you guidance on: 

  • Effectively handling the most difficult challenges for packaging, labelling and artwork professionals in regards to patient compliance
  • Understanding how packaging and labelling affects supply chain efficiency 
  • Dealing with challenges faced by companies in the various stages of packaging and labelling development 
  • Identifying future innovations in the packaging industry 

In addition, Prabir further sheds light on how the materials and machinery used to develop pharmaceutical packaging has changed over the years.

Download the full interview to understand the impact of packaging on patient compliance and how it can help save the lives of thousands of patients worldwide, with improved delivery of treatment

Complete the form to download the interview. 

Top Packaging Technologies for 2019

Top Packaging Technologies for 2019

Ahead of this year’s Pharmaceutical Packaging and Labeling Summit, Pharma IQ have highlighted the top new technologies for 2019.

Some of the new technologies include: 

  • Temperature indicating labels 
  • Near-field commication (NFC)
  • Text to voice 
  • Counting packaging
  • Light up packaging 
  • Unit dosing 
  • Fingerprint authentication packaging 

Click on 'download' to view the full report. 

2019 Packaging & Labelling trends

2019 Packaging & Labelling trends

Ahead of this years Pharmaceutical Packaging and Labelling Summit, experts from all regions answered our survey. To provide us with insights on the current trends, and what the effects of FMD has had on the industry.

Download this new infographic to learn more about:

  • Which packaging solution would be the best fit for their companies?
  • What is the main factor when considering implementing a new packaging solution?
  • How success was the FMD implementation process?
The Cost of Compliance in the Regulatory Landscape of the FMD

The Cost of Compliance in the Regulatory Landscape of the FMD

Ahead of the Pharmaceutical Packaging and Labelling Summit 2018, we have put together this article on the costs and challenges of compliance in the complex regulatory landscape of the FMD, including the financial implications, maintaining cost- efficiency and the future of the regulatory landscape.

Will the smart packaging revolution transform therapy adherence?

Will the smart packaging revolution transform therapy adherence?

Key opportunities for smart packaging within pharmaceuticals include the promotion of therapy adherence, more organised and efficient data collection and the growth of personalised medicines. However, there are several obstacles which may hinder the widespread implementation of smart technologies, the most prevalent of which is bringing these projects to scale in an affordable manner. 

This article discusses the realities of smart packaging implementation, the tangible benefits it can bring to both pharma and patients, and the direction in which the industry is likely to develop over the coming years. 

Industry Guide: Tracking & Packing for Pharmaceuticals

Industry Guide: Tracking & Packing for Pharmaceuticals

We have put together the very best content pieces from 2018 into one handy industry guide. This guide includes: Serialisation Track and Trace Map, Tackling Tampering in Pharma Packaging, Smart Packaging Solutions and much more!

Build Or Buy?

Build Or Buy?

Having a dedicated Artwork Management System for managing packaging and labelling for your organization is essential. However, many companies attempt to build a system internally, using a variety of tools that interface poorly with each other, adding challenges over a paper based system. Perigord’s Global Quality Director, Suzanne Ivory lays out the pros and cons of building or buying an AMS and offers recommendations to companies considering adopting one, including validation issues, platform security and more.

Tackling tampering in pharma packaging

Tackling tampering in pharma packaging

Pharmaceutical companies need to define, specify, test and choose the tamper verification feature for their existing and future packaging portfolio. This article will explore the weak points in anti tampering packaging in relation to pharmaceutical products and how these areas can be addressed. 

How To Manage Your Packaging And Labelling Partners

How To Manage Your Packaging And Labelling Partners

To ensure packaging and labelling streams are compliant and implemented both swiftly and cost effectively each stakeholder must perform their task in the correct sequence, using the right information and tools. With this in mind, Pharma IQ examines some of the latest tech and trends utilised in the process of managing packaging and labelling partners within pharma.
Packaging and Labelling Market Trend Report: 2017

Packaging and Labelling Market Trend Report: 2017

This report provides a snapshot of the industry’s status in 2017 and gives valuable insights on: packaging and labelling regulatory compliance, artwork management, new technologies, patient compliance and tamper evidence packaging features. Commentary on the findings provided by global specialist secondary packaging provider Essentra. Download your free copy today.