InnoPack to Cover Packaging Trends and Innovations

InnoPack will host the InnoPack Innovation Briefs this October 22 - 24 in Frankfurt. Covering a comprehensive subject line up, the Innovation Briefs will feature industry experts speaking on the latest packaging trends and innovations.

Read on for an up-to-date schedule for Tuesday, October 22: 

12:30 - 12:55 NVC Netherlands Packaging Centre's Ger Standhardt on "Pharmaceutical Packaging Innovation" 

From the Editors' Desk

FDA Releases Draft Guidance on Good Lab Practices
[Targeted News Service] ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 28 -- The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation issued the following news release:
FDA Approves Third Drug in BD Simplist Prefilled Injectable Line
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. /PRNewswire--BD Rx Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of leading global medical technology company BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug...
J&J tries new cap to curb fatal Tylenol overdoses
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bottles of Tylenol sold in the U.S. will soon bear red warnings alerting users to the potentially fatal risks of taking too much of the popular pain reliever.
JCB Labs Recalls Drug Product Lots Due To Sterility Concerns
WICHITA, Kan. [Targeted News Service] -- The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services' Food & Drug Administration issued the following recall notice:
Akorn to Acquire Hi-Tech Pharmacal for $640 Million
LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKRX) and Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: HITK) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Akorn will acquire Hi-Tech for...