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An up to date blog on the latest trends, news and developments within the pharmaceutical packaging industry.

Looking After Little Ones

Child-resistant and child-proof do not always coincide. A feature considered the former may be similar in design to past packaging, however, it is not child-proof. Certain regulations are in place in the UK and US that help companies test whether their packaging meets these standards. We were exclusively interviewed by Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Packing Sourcer…

Auf Wiedersehen CPhI Frankfurt

Origin Pharma Packaging have returned from CPhI Worldwide, Frankfurt and are already underway with new partnerships that were forged over the three days, whilst in Frankfurt. A team from Origin travelled across to Germany for a second time (delivered CPhI Worldwide, Barcelona in 2016). The new stand design ensured that the brand was captured and…

SmartX Makes it a Hat-trick

The CPhI Pharma Awards announced the CPhI Pharma Awards Finalists and SmartX (Child Resistant, Tamper Evident, Blister Pack Wallet) has made it a hat-trick of Finalist nominations in 2017, by being selected for Excellence in Pharma: Packaging. It has been a successful year for the innovative cardboard design, which has seen the product being nominated…

EXCLUSIVE: Compliant Pharmacy Today Magazine

Origin Pharma Packaging have been working with the UK pharmacy industry for the past 52 years.Continually supporting the improvement of products used within the pharmacy and driving strong design when it comes to compliant child resistant packaging. The organisation has worked with leading pharmacists to develop a new publication: Compliant Pharmacy Today. Get your opportunity…

On The Double for SmartX

Origin Pharma Packaging have been shortlisted as a finalist for a second award, within the space of three weeks. SmartX has been recognised as one of the top 10 designs for Cartonboard Pack of the Year. The child resistant, tamper evident, blister pack will come up against other innovative designs using cardboard. The awards takes…

Packaging: Is It Important In The Pharmacy Environment?

We work closely with pharmacies across the UK. In the coming months we are working with a series of experts, from Pharmacists through to Superintendents. This month we have worked alongside Ade Williams – Superintendent Pharmacist M J Williams Pharmacy, Bristol. We asked Ade to give his account and professional, expert opinion on the importance…

Origin Partners Packaging Today

Origin Pharma Packaging was asked to give their expertise on protecting the end user (particularly children) when it comes to packaging design an how attractive they are becoming to the younger generation. Packaging Today partnered with Origin Pharma Packaging in developing an in-depth article into the dangers of packaging design and how attractive they are…

Origin Pharma Packaging Recognised Nationally for Being SMART

The Finalists for the UK Luxury Packaging Awards 2017 were announced, last night via multiple packaging media channels, with Origin Pharma Packaging being recognised for Technical Achievement. It was revealed last night that Origin Pharma Packaging 2017 innovation, SmartX had been shortlisted for the Luxury Packaging Awards. SmartX has been recognised for its technical excellence…