Pharma, BioTech, Medical Devices & OTC

The traditional lines between the Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Medical Device and OTC industries are getting blurred as the industry transforms to being faster, more efficient and more patient focused. Adept Packaging’s Practice dedicated to packaging development for the life sciences industries is comprised of seasoned packaging professionals from each of these four industries.

Adept Packaging provides a full range of services to compliment client’s packaging functions: Staffing, knowledge consulting, and engineering services. These broad services can be tailored to match your organizations specific needs.

Pharmaceutical Packaging Services

Materials and Components

Blisters: Adept Packaging has unrivaled in-house expertise in cutting-edge blister technology. Through a technical blister design, development and implementation process, we dramatically increase the likelihood of successfully passing stability studies at the lowest possible cost of goods. The general applications of our service include: Blister innovation – new structural designs, shapes, colors, opening features and applications, new product launch – fast, efficient blisters designed and developed right the first time, and cost savings for existing blisters – material costs, line speed & efficiency, avoiding stability and CR costs

Bottles, Closures, Pouches and Tubes: Adept Packaging has the unique ability to compliment 20+ years of experience developing rigid, semi-rigid and flexible containers in the pharmaceutical industry with the technical expertise from our Food and Beverage engineering team to develop highly innovative, low cost, compliant components and multi-component platforms.

Secondary & Tertiary Packaging: We also have deep experience in labels, inserts, bulk packaging, paperboard, corrugated, and labeling processes.

Packaging Processes and Technologies: The team at Adept Packaging is experienced in a broad range of packaging processes and technologies, a growing number of which are now encompassed within pharmaceutical packaging. These range from development tools like CAD, Risk Analysis, FEA’s to global implementation requirements like Serialization, anti counterfeit, Tamper Evidence and high-speed filling/packaging to Distribution to tech transfer responsibilities like capital equipment management, and validation.

BioTech

In the BioTech industry, speed, agility and a growing focus on building patient preference, are challenging packaging engineers to support a larger number of smaller, more nuanced launches with far smaller investments. Adept Packaging has significant experience supporting launches, remediating quality and supply issues, reducing costs, developing packaging platforms to reduce work for future launches among a variety of other project scopes.

Adept Packaging provides a comprehensive range of services to complement client’s packaging functions: Staffing, knowledge consulting, and engineering services. These broad services can be tailored to match your organizations specific needs.

Adept Packaging provides a full range of services to compliment client’s packaging functions: Staffing, knowledge consulting, and engineering services. These broad services can be tailored to match your organizations specific needs.

BioTech Packaging Services

Materials and Components

Primary Packaging components, filling and labeling: The team at Adept Packaging has deep experience delivering a broad range of projects for the primary packaging components generally used for Biopharmaceutical products. These include glass and plastic vials, syringes, custom auto-injectors, custom needle safety devices, trays with flexible lidding for kits or combination.

Secondary & Tertiary Packaging: We also have deep experience in developing, testing and implementing secondary packaging specifically developed for complex and sensitive Biopharmaceutical products in vials, syringes and auto-injectors. These include cartons, bulk systems, labels, inserts and corrugated.

Packaging Processes and Technologies: There are a range of broad packaging processes and technologies specific to the biotech industry that the team at Adept Packaging can deliver. Cold-Chain distribution systems and validating routes, local filing and packaging operations in emerging markets like India, Russia, Philippines etc. developing next generation Auto-injectors to build patient preference.

Medical Device

The Medical device industry is evolving quickly to support a variety of new demands from protecting shrinking margins, transferring operations to lower cost regions for manufacturing, integrating new complexities like UDI, human factors and base material changes. Our engineers at Adept Packaging understand these complexities, and can provide a range of services to compliment your internal capabilities.

Adept Packaging provides a full range of services to compliment client’s packaging functions: Staffing, knowledge consulting, and engineering services. These broad services can be tailored to match your organizations specific needs.

Consumer Healthcare Packaging (OTC)

Consumer healthcare represents the most dynamic and cost-effective segment of the regulated lifesciences industry. It is a core business segment of most healthcare companies that empowers consumers to take control of the daily quality of their live and live fulfilling, longer lives. This sizable sector is defined by balancing complex and priorities. Challenged to be flexible, fast and agile to meet the cost and growth pressures of cross-over CPG companies with the manufacturing and regulatory requirements of packaging monographs.

Our engineers at Adept Packaging understand these complexities, and can provide a range of services to compliment your internal capabilities.

Primary Packaging: Bottles (EBM, IBM), Blisters, pouches, Pumps, Tubes, vials, closures, Nasal sprays, Tubes, blow-fill seal ampules, adhesive labels, shrink labels.

Secondary packaging: Cartons, clamshells, pouches, dispensers, backer cards, labels and inserts.

Sustainability: Adept Packaging has extensive knowledge in post-consumer recycled materials, material/weight reduction, reusability, and sustainable materials/energy. In order to have a credible sustainability program we focus on a range activities, programs and concepts to create a full cycle of sustainability.