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Lonza expands its capsule manufacturing capacity

The investment aims to address the increasing global demand for capsules

Cambridge Commodities expands ingredient and finished product range with sustainable softgels

Global ingredient supplier Cambridge Commodities is expanding its offering to include premium softgel formulations that cater for a wide range of c...

Colorcon launches Acryl-EZE II to extend pH range of enteric coatings for pharmaceutical use

Colorcon, a world leader in the development and supply of film coating systems and excipients, announces the launch of Acryl-EZE II, which extends...

Capsule oral dosage forms: providing benefits throughout the entire drug product lifecycle

Drug product formulators and manufacturers often choose tablets instead of capsules as a cost-effective dosage form. When developing a medicine, ho...

A multifunctional mineral excipient at CPhI 2018

Omyapharm provides tablets and granules with excellent compactability, mechanical stability and absorption capacity

SIRIO opens multimillion dollar gummy plant in Ma’anshan, China

To meet demand from global markets, the new Centre of Excellence already boasts one of the world’s most advanced gummy production lines

Simplifying the art of the possible

With softgels becoming increasing popular in both the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical industries, Dr Kevin Robinson recently caught up with Jessic...

Living better: supporting consumers with responsible product design and trend-driven supplement innovation

Recent months have seen unprecedented disruption as people form new habits and the global agenda influences how many view health and nutrition, rep...

Lonza's Capsule Delivery Solutions launches Capsugel Vcaps Gen C

Based on a carrageenan gelling-agent formulation, this new entry expands the Lonza Capsugel hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose (HPMC) portfolio

New super barrier-coated thermoformable film for blister packs

Global packaging solutions expert Tekni-Films, introduces SBC 240 performance-oriented super-barrier coated thermoformable film for pharma blister...

Drug dose delivery development, manufacturing and commercialisation trends: part I

In the wake of patient-centricity in the pharmaceutical industry, drug delivery technologies have emerged as a central driver of therapeutic and pa...

Overcoming the excipient challenge with a multifunctional filler-binder

Dr Maj-Britt Cepok, Head of Business Development Pharma at BENEO, talks to Dr Kevin Robinson about trends in excipients and explains why the right...

Rousselot brings new perspectives for pharma and nutra applications

Leading global producer of gelatin and collagen peptides, Rousselot, has announced that it will reveal two new products at its 2018 Innovation Days

Powder die filling: an essential process for quality tablets

Tablet manufacturing can be challenging; as such, an understanding of the steps leading up the final compressed product is crucial to the task of p...

Lonza completes acquisition of Capsugel

Merger creates leading integrated solutions provider to the global pharma and consumer healthcare industries

An innovative drug delivery form for hygroscopic pharmaceutical drugs

Moisture may have a significant impact on a wide range of chemical, physical and microbial properties of a finished pharmaceutical product, leading...