Pack/co-pack/supply chain

Packaging, co-packing and supply chain writings cut across food, pharma, personal care and automation topics but deserve their own shout out in my e-portfolio. Plus there’s more at the Packaging Digest author page and Packaging World author page.

CPGs no longer needs in-house expertise to bring ideas to reality faster with 3D printing. (Photo: Schubert Additive Solutions)
  • Standardizing Customization: Content consulting for a two-part article by Jason Tham, CEO of Nulogy. Part One introduced of standard tools and methods for late-stage CPG product/packaging customization; Part Two highlighted successful implementations of collaborative co-pack solutions. (Nulogy)
  • Chocolate, nuts and co-packing success: A profile of $6.7-billion confectionery co-packer Warrell Corp., and its leader, Pat Huffman. (Food Processing)
  • Anatomy of a high-speed pharma line installation: Here’s a alook at diversified co-packer Praxis Packaging Solutions’ push into OTC and prescription drug packaging. Pictured: Their line (previously owned by a Big Pharma firm) for tablet-filling and packaging line for at 200 to 300 containers per minute. (PMMI Media; various channels.)
Photo: from Anatomy of a high-speed pharma line installation, shot at Michigan-based Praxis, co-pack/manufacturer to Pharma brands. Additional pharma-related writings have appeared at PMMI’s Packaging World, Healthcare Packaging and Contract Packaging.