Packaging Scotland


Med-Tech Innovation finalists revealed

FINALISTS have been revealed for the five Med-Tech Innovation awards, taking place as part of the Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards. Winners will be..

April 2019

‘Pioneering’ software launched to help firms meet FMD compliance

MACSA ID UK Ltd has launched its ‘pioneering’ Serial Pharma software, to help meet the requirements of the EU Falsified Medical Directive (FMD)...

April 2019

A healthy turnout expected in Birmingham for Med-Tech Innovation Expo

DEDICATED medical device design and manufacturing technology event, Med-Tech Innovation Expo, is back for 2019 and will be setting up shop in Birmingham for..

April 2019

The medication lifecycle

Once medication is packaged, a wealth of regulations become applicable, including NICE guidelines and General Pharmaceutical Council standards of conduct...

April 2019

Are you FMD-ready?

Pharmaceutical manufacturers must now comply with the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) which is aimed at reducing the number of falsified medicines..

April 2019

The packaging challenges posed by an ageing population

Industry faces the challenge of creating packaging that is secure and tamper-proof, but also easy to open for elderly consumers and those who lack strength or..

April 2019

Why it’s not too late to get FMD-ready

The clock is ticking for pharmaceutical manufacturers to comply with the FMD (Falsified Medicines Directive). Aimed at reducing the number of falsified..

January 2019

Thinking out the box: unpacking the potential of smart packaging

Here, Dale Pittock, sales director of pharmacy consumables provider Valley Northern, explores the latest developments in the smart packaging market. Imagine if..

December 2018

Taking the headache out of compliance

ROTECH has introduced a new generation coding system to help pharmaceutical manufacturers comply with the  FMD (Falsified Medicines Directive), which comes..

April 2018

Flowpack machines get ‘seal’ of approval

HUGO Beck has announced it is meeting growing demand for hermetic seals in medical goods and pharmaceutical packaging. The machinery manufacturer is seeing..

April 2018

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