Former Tesco chief executive Philip Clarke is to face questioning by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) following the accounting scandal last year.
Pharmaceutical & medical
The IMC Group’s ShockWatch Packaging division has launched a new product to identify temperature breaches in medical packaging.
Essentra has confirmed it is planning to close its hull site and transfer operations to Newport.
Carton and leaflet manufacturer and contract packer Chester Medical Solutions has installed the first digital carton printer for braille in the UK.
Domino said its latest serialisation survey exposes sharp differences in levels of preparedness for the EU Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD).
Consumer healthcare manufacturer EM Pharma has invested in two further TrakRap packaging systems.
Packaging Coordinators Inc (PCI) has appointed a former head of Glaxosmithkline to its board of directors.
West Pharmaservices and M Partners are collaborating with a joint service offering to the international pharmaceutical process and packaging market.
Sharp Clinical Services has expanded its storage and packaging facilities at its in Crickhowell site by an additional 1,500 sqm, creating an additional 10 roles.
Product unit identification and traceability software provider Adents has secured €8.5m (£6.1m) in funding to finance expansion in pharmaceutical product packaging.
Pharma-machinery specialist Sepha is unveiling its tool-less, non-destructive leak-detection device for pharmaceutical blister packs at Achema.
The Swift Doser, Rieke’s product for the oral administering of medicines to animals, has been recognised at the Pet’s & Vet’s Packaging Innovation Awards.
Nurofen manufacturer Reckitt Benckiser has been accused of using 'misleading' packaging for its Specific Pain range.
Origin Pharma Packaging has joined The ChildSafe Packaging Group (CSPG), a trade association of manufacturers and suppliers of child resistant packaging.
Schreiner MediPharm will showcase its Flexi-Cap security concept at Pharmapack Europe in Paris, 11-12 February.