NxtPort and Air Cargo Belgium / BRUcloud connect air and sea for cargo transport

Sep 14, 2017

Data platform NxtPort and Air Cargo Belgium (via its data sharing platform BRUcloud) will work together on multimodal solutions. Companies who transport freight by sea, frequently use airfreight as well, and much of the logistics – such as customs formalities – are the same whether transport is done by ship or plane. “We want to investigate how we can make cargo transport at the harbor and airport more efficient and innovative while at the same time less expensive.” NxtPort and Air Cargo Belgium each have ambitious missions. NxtPort brings the entire harbor community together around a unique data platform that ...

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Wickham Labs to Exhibit at Medtec Ireland 2017

Sep 14, 2017

Wickham Laboratories Ltd is pleased to announce that we will be on stand 305 at the upcoming Medtec Ireland, held on 4-5 October 2017 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Galway, Ireland. Medtec Ireland is a dedicated exhibition providing a platform for suppliers and industry professionals to meet, trade and learn. The 2017 event will host over 900 medical technology international professionals, with presentations covering the main issues for the medtech industry. We look forward to joining medical device developers and manufacturers in Galway next month and welcome you to stop by stand 305 to talk about what we can ...

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Dr. Christian Fischer to be appointed CEO of Gerresheimer AG

Aug 15, 2017

Duesseldorf –  Dr. Christian Fischer (53) will join the Management Board of Gerresheimer AG as an ordinary member on August 1, 2017 before taking over as Chief Executive Officer on September 1, 2017. Dr. Christian Fischer is currently President, Performance Chemicals, at BASF SE in Ludwigshafen, Germany. Uwe Röhrhoff (54), CEO of Gerresheimer AG, previously announced in November 2015 that he would not be available to serve on the Management Board beyond his current appointment. “In Dr. Christian Fischer, we have gained an outstanding leader as CEO. He brings with him 24 years of industry experience and has demonstrated his ...

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FDA to expand public education campaign to focus on prevention of youth e-cigarette use

Aug 11, 2017

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced it would pursue a strategic, new public health education campaign aimed at discouraging the use of e-cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) by kids. The agency plans to expand its “The Real Cost” public education campaign to include messaging to teens about the dangers of using these products this fall while developing a full-scale campaign to launch in 2018. These efforts are part of the agency’s new comprehensive plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation, as well as ongoing efforts to educate youth about, and protect them from, the dangers associated ...

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CPhI Annual Reports – how accurate were they 5 years on?

Jul 27, 2017

The CPhI predictions foresaw advancement in QbD, continuous processing, and a dramatic rise in FDA warning letters Amsterdam, 27 July 2017: CPhI Worldwide, organized by UBM announces the 2017 expert panel for the highly anticipated CPhI Worldwide Annual Industry Report (5th edition) – to be released in two parts; part one in late summer and part two during CPhI Worldwide (October 24-26, 2017 in Frankfurt). The report is a comprehensive and critically important publication that analyses key trends and innovations forecast by a panel of world class experts. Since this is the 5th edition, CPhI Worldwide has decided to look back at previous Annual Reports to see how ...

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