The future of Vet Dermatology packaging is sustainable and user-friendly. Read the interview for more information.
Maud Sylvain-Neugart, our Animal Health Expert, recently participated in a networking event in Berlin, connecting with industry players and exploring the latest trends in pet care. The event provided a valuable platform for exchanging ideas and forming partnerships to overcome these challenges.
Made with 60% EU food-grade, post-consumer recycled content, Neopac’s latest sustainable tubes are company’s first PCR level Polyfoil® barrier tube offering
Company’s PaperX Tube significantly reduces plastic materials and overall carbon footprint.
High-definition print technology of the Velox IDS-PT™ 250 further expands the digital decoration options for Neopac’s EcoDesign tubes.
Following independent testing in accordance with the RecyClass Recyclability Evaluation Protocol, Neopac ‘Polyfoil® MMB 545/645’ tube is approved as fully compatible with the European rigid high density polyethylene (HDPE) recycling stream. This HDPE tube is paired with HDPE shoulders and cap, and ideal for cosmetic, dental and pharmaceutical applications.
Our Animal Health Expert, Maud Sylvain-Neugart, was present. Catch her exclusive interview for an insider's perspective on all the excitement from the event!
Company’s digitally printed PICEA™ Tube for Liebwerk claims ‘Plastics’ category; new polypropylene-based mono-material barrier tube, Polyfoil® MMB PP, named best Prototype.
Project will encompass more than 2,700 solar panels, generating some 15% of plant's power.
Concept extends company's materials-reduction mindset to cap and shoulder, saving customers carbon footprint, EPR fees & shipping costs without sacrificing product protection, haptics or esthetics.
The company has recently performed several technology upgrades in production and brings a variety of EcoDesign solutions for its signature SpringTube™ and Plastic Tubes.
Hoffmann Neopac has become the first tube manufacturer to sign a partnership with Saperatec. The manufacturer of barrier tubes for pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and oral care products will supply its production waste to Saperatec, the first industrial recycling plant for aluminum laminate composites, upon its opening in mid-2023.
APR’s strict recycling standards met by company’s mono-material barrier tube, in versions both with and without thin film metallization.
Company’s Stylo™ Pipette Tube for Filorga takes ‘Laminates’ category; new mono-material barrier tube, Polyfoil® MMB, named best Prototype.
In addition to its recently released Polyfoil MMB®, company will announce plans for a dedicated tube production line for cosmetics and oral care sectors at its US manufacturing facility.
Company's recently introduced Polyfoil® MMB takes top honors in Pharmapack Awards' Excellence in Sustainability category.
Utilized for Well Body foot cream from Steinfels, Neopac’s DigitAll360° offers intuitive ordering of digitally printed tubes with high-quality variable printing, precision color matching, flexible batch sizes and expedited delivery.
Produced at company’s USA facility, solution helps safeguard tubes for topical disinfectants, eye ointments & creams, and oral care products
Company’s manufacturing plant in Debrecen, Hungary achieves ISCC PLUS recognition, broadening its eco-certified materials stream for tubes
Company’s Switzerland facilities are now fully powered by renewable electricity via hydroelectric power and an extensive new solar plant
Tube Packaging for Luce D3 from Streuli Pharma offers exemplary barrier protection, metered dosing and easy-to-handle portability.
Finding a sustainable packaging which offers compatibility with the formula is not an easy one for anyone. Tube packaging companies are tackling different goals: Reducing the wall thickness of the tubes but also using mono-materials - are achieved without impairing product safety or barrier properties.
The innovation of Neopac, Polyfoil® MMB tubes with HDPE cap are considered as pioneer solution, as the first tube packaging technology to be certified by RecyClass. Polyfoil® MMB tubes received the first fully product approval for tubes with final artwork including the HDPE caps that goes to HDPE streams.
ETMA: Only a slight decrease in tube production of 0.4 percent
Latest addition to company’s EcoDesign portfolio of sustainability-minded tubes uses up to 30% less virgin materials
Antiparasitic Revolt™ Topical Solution from Aurora Pharmaceuticals housed in customized version of Neopac’s Twist’n’use™ tube for competitive differentiation.
“Let’s twist again!”, says Tim the cat and Rover the dog!
Microsite for company’s DigitAll360° service offers intuitive ordering of digitally printed tubes with high-quality variable printing, precision color matching, flexible batch sizes and expedited delivery.
Premium tube provider takes home pair of awards in competitive “Health & Personal Care” category.
Anti-parisitic Revolt™ Topical Solution housed in customized version of Neopac’s Twist’n’use™ tube for competitive differentiation.
Polyfoil MMB® portfolio of tube solutions can be paired with HDPE caps for comprehensive, “ready to recycle” packaging sustainability.
High-density polyethylene caps pair with polyethylene tubes for completely recyclable packaging in existing PE streams.
Company’s PLASTIC RECYCLED TUBE and Stylo™ Polyfoil® Tube with Spatula Applicator take top honors.
Packaging companies serving the pharma sector must turn their attention to sustainability to reduce plastics in packaging design and enhance recyclability.
Neopac is dedicated to developing new mono-material structures that are already recyclable in existing streams.
Accomplished packaging professional to expand company's tube business in both legacy and recently introduced product portfolios.
Multi-step primer aligns with EU’s heightened goals for plastic packaging recyclability.
Hoffmann Neopac, a global provider of high-quality packaging for a broad array of industries and applications, recently received three high-profile awards for tube solutions in the healthcare sector.
Partnership yields direct, precise dosing of Vitamin D for children and infants.
First, Neopac was one of five finalists for a Green Award at LuxePack New York, where the company's PICEA™ tube, which houses a line of hair conditioners for Neopac's customer, Madara.
Opening of Wilson, N.C. Facility Provides VIP Guests with Demo of the High-Speed Tube Production Line and Speeches
Membership as Neopac US Inc. solidifies company’s role as leading tube manufacturer on global stage, offers networking & promotional opportunities for continued growth.
Company to support efforts for digitized and sustainable future while encouraging education endeavors.
Derived from spruce wood waste, PICEA™ Tube exemplifies company’s EcoDesign portfolio of sustainable packaging solutions.
New Recycled Plastic Tube Joins Existing Portfolio of Sustainable Packaging Solutions.
At Pack Expo, Hoffmann Neopac Wins Personal Care Products Technology Excellence Award for Polyfoil® Twist’n’use™ Tube.
The SteriDrop™ tube provides exemplary protection and delivery of preservative-free eyedrops.
Hoffmann Neopac already offers suitable packaging and supplements the product range with child-safe tins and dropper tubes.
Neopac US, Inc., a global manufacturer of primary packaging for the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries, chose Wilson, N.C. for its first U.S. manufacturing plant and new North American headquarters, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company will build a new high-tech facility for high barrier Polyfoil® tube production at the Wilson Corporate Park and will work with the local government and education system to train new employees.
Hoffmann Neopac AG, a leading supplier of tube packaging to the worldwide pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries based in Switzerland, has named a new Sales Manager Cosmetics for the North American Market.
With Neopac's dropper tube, you can offer your customers a user-friendly option, controlled drops and precise dosage.
It offers great user friendliness and allows easy, hygienic and controlled dosing – right down to the last detail: the amplify airless tube from Neopac. The cost-effective airless tube developed in full cooperation with Silgan Dispensing completely foregoes metal components.
Hoffmann Neopac AG, a leading supplier of tube packaging to the worldwide pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries based in Switzerland, has taken a majority stake in 3D Technopack Pvt. Ltd. based in Mumbai, India. This investment strengthens the company's international market presence and expands its expertise in tube manufacturing.
In June 2017, the ETMA jury distinguished two Neopac tubes – in the laminate category, the Polyfoil® Twist'n'use tube won with an ergonomic cap for Bravecto, a product for MSD Animal Health. The Stylo™, the tube with a precise applicator for liquid and semi-solid cosmetics, earned first place in the prototypes category.
Our PE and COEX tubes are now even more beautiful! With our new tube line, from the start of 2018, it will be possible to conduct full offset printing on tubes with smaller diameters.
The Hungarian subsidiary of the tube and tin manufacturer Hoffmann Neopac AG, Tu-Plast Tubeproducing Ltd., will be known as Neopac Hungary Ltd. from 1 July 2017 onwards.
Taking care of a baby is challenging and needs happen anytime, anywhere. The new Amplify Airless pump tube is perfectly suited as an ideal companion for young parents.
Parents protect their children from the sun. With our tamper proof Polyfoil® barrier tubes you can protect your product from light and oxygen.
Nothing can replace a parent's love for their child. Our environment is also irreplaceable. Hoffmann's tins protect both children AND the environment.
With a well-balanced diet, parents can positively influence their own health and that of their children. Nevertheless, people still need food supplements such as vitamin D. With Neopac's dropper tube, parents can give their children necessary vitamins easily and quickly in a fluid form.
On Thursday May 4, our Spin’n’dose™ tube won the World Star Award 2017 in the medical and pharmaceutical category. We were there and celebrated the prize.
À l'automne 2016, nous avons lancé deux nouveaux applicateurs, le Stylo Pipette et le Stylo Liner, à destination des produits cosmétiques. Cette année, c’est au tour du Stylo Bristle de faire son entrée sur le marché pharmaceutique.
Remove the cap, turn the nozzle, apply the product. Is using our Twist'n'brush™ tube really that simple? That's exactly what we asked 65 students from the University of Bern (Switzerland) to test.
An interview with Camille Piligian product manager of NAOS GROUP.
The customization of care products is a hot topic at the moment. Consumers are today too keen when it comes to getting a customized product. Personal data are disclosed, as far as their own DNA.
… die Spin'n'dose™ Tube. Mit ihr lassen sich halbfeste Produkte wie Crèmes und Gels einfach und genau dosieren. Das neuartige Dosierrad bringt nach einem 180°-Dreh 0.5 ml oder 1 ml aus der Tube.
High demand led to production shortages at the Swiss tube manufacturer Hoffmann Neopac. With a new tube line in Oberdiessbach, the family owned company increases its production and thus ensures shorter delivery times and greater flexibility.
In December, we delivered the first large-scale Fleximed® vial samples for stability tests. The tubes are filled by the customer and tested in accelerated conditions, i.e. stored for 6 months at 40°C. This corresponds to a two-year storage period at room temperature. We are eagerly looking forward to the results.
… the ÜBERWOOD® Tube. One of our polyethylene tubes made with over 25% wood. ÜBERWOOD® is a natural care range for skin and hair from EWALD.
The increasing demand for tubes led to capacity shortages in recent months. Thanks to a new tube line at the Debrecen plant in Hungary, we will increase production and thus guarantee shorter delivery time-frames. The new line will be operational in the first quarter of 2017.
Avec BeneFishial™ Pet, le professeur et docteur Paul Kerth, directeur de Preventor µTBC GmbH, en Allemagne, propose un produit aux cliniques et cabinets vétérinaires coréens encore inexistant sur le marché de la santé vétérinaire premium: de l'huile de poisson dans un tube Polyfoil® Evoclassic Airless.
The Canadian manufacturer and distributor of animal health products, Can-Vet, uses our Twist'n'use™ tube for its generic cat and dog flea treatment, Pro-Shield10®. Introduced in January 2016, the success of Pro-Shield10® exceeded the expectations of CEO Trevor Grant in the first season.
On Tuesday, October 4th 2016, at 10.30 am at CPhI Worldwide, we will be presenting, with our partner GEKA Healthcare on the InnoPack Showcase, our latest innovation: the Twist'n'brush™ tube. A Polyfoil®-Twist'n'use™ tube with a micro-brush applicator by GEKA Healthcare.
Rewrite your products' success story now. With the two brand new tube applicators, Stylo Pipette and Stylo Liner, insure precise or meticulous applications for your liquid or cream products on the skin.
ÜBERWOOD® is the name of the latest achievement from EWALD. The natural skin and hair product line offers protection and care with the ancient power of the pine tree. With ÜBERWOOD®, EWALD presents its youthful, fresh and different concept of naturalness. In addition to the product being made from natural ingredients, the tube is also partly made of wood.
PREVAGE® City Smart, on the market since June 2016, is the first skin protection shield of its kind. It safeguards skin from pollution and UV rays and improves resistance thanks to the DNA Enzyme Complex™. The sheer, hydrating, invisible protection helps skin look younger, longer.
Tin Caps – that's the name of the tin tube caps. Branding no longer has to stay on the tube body; put your branding on the cap too. Design your cap with 6-colour offset printing, an opaque or metallic finish (varnished), different varnishes and different embossing.
Biopelle Inc. faced a significant challenge in trying to find the ideal package for their very unique and high potency serum product Tensage® Intensive Serum 50. «The formula includes natural, rare oils, secretions and incipients which results in a product that is be significantly superior to other skin damage treatments caused by ultraviolet light», says Jenell Chubb, Director of Operations at Biopelle, Inc.. There was a worldwide search to find an unit dose package that could meet all their requirements. Of critical importance was compatibility of the formula with the materials of the primary container. Onother key consideration in designing the package was the ability for the package to have a high value appearance while allowing the consumer to easily dispense the product without removing any part of the container.
In the first six months of the year, Hoffmann Neopac received four packaging awards. For the Twist'n'use™ tube with smooth nozzle tip we won the Pharmapack Award 2016, together with Elanco. In May, the Twist'n'use™ tube with a two-wing cap for Safergel received a World Star Award 2016.
We are just back from Shanghai, with many new impressions. In the dynamic environment of the constantly changing metropolis, we had the opportunity to prove our market leadership in the eye ointment field, along with our innovative capacity.
Die Hoffmann Neopac AG verfügt an ihrem Produktionsstandort an der Eisenbahnstrasse in Thun über eine ungenutzte Landreserve von rund 35‘700 m2. Da für die Produktion von Dosen aus Metall bereits genügend Fläche vorhanden ist, beabsichtigt die Firma, das verbleibende Areal anders zu nutzen.
Last week, the jury of the European Tube Manufacturing Association (ETMA) met and rewarded the most innovative tubes. Neopac won two prizes.
The cooperation between Neopac and Logocos Naturkosmetik has been established more than four years ago. Their Sante tubes produced by Neopac include their whole range of body and hair care products.
In early May, in the Kursaal Bern, the Parenteral Drug Association Europe (PDA) held a workshop for pharmacists on the subject of "critical requirements for modern pharmaceutical packaging in hospitals". 25 participants made use of the opportunity to call in at Hoffmann Neopac in Oberdiessbach and view the new medical clean room for tube packaging for medical applications.
MALU WILZ launched its Natural Beauty Day Cream this month. The capsules of pigment pearls in the cream break open when applied to the skin and complement almost every skin tone, giving a very natural, even complexion.
This PDA workshop addresses components and primary packing solutions for injectables.
The Pharma Award for veterinary packaging and ease of use went to Twist'n'use™ Osurnia developped by Elanco & Neopac. Twist'n'use is a single dose concept which simplifies the administration of the exact volume at each administration.
The tube uniquely combines our proven Twist'n'use™ system with extremely fine micro-bristles from GEKA Healthcare.
The innovative dispensing wheel doses 0.5 or 1 g from the tube when turned 180°. And there is no pump.
Some ten years after becoming majority shareholder in Tu-Plast Ltd. based in Debrecen, Hungary, sales of the company’s cosmetics products are being consolidated under the leadership of Michael Aringhoff. As commercial director, Attila Békési is heading the group’s sales regions and will report directly to Michael Aringhoff. Monika Rüegg is now leading strategic market projects.
With the new Tin Caps from Neopac, branding on packaging is no longer limited to the body. Every cap is an additional, individual design element.
Two years ago, Neopac launched its «Polaris Cool Tip» tube applicator made of zamak. The well-formed design and cooling effect proved very popular amongst customers.
Within only one year project time, Mexico-based Laboratoires Liomont marketed a childproof nozzle tube with a diameter of 13.5 mm – the first company to do so. The product it contains is Cicloferon, an ointment for treating cold sores that is marketed in the United States by Marcas.
Neopac has recently been awarded by GSK for its outstanding business-case presented at PackOvation 2015 in Shanghai.
Good news from Munich: the Polyfoil® PP tube with the Twist'n'Use™ applicator from Neopac has been awarded the coveted prize by the European Tube Manufacturer Association (ETMA) in the «Laminate tube» category.
This year Neopac has been manufacturing a 19 mm diameter tube with the Polaris ceramic applicator for the care range ALCINA from Dr. Kurt Wolff. The Polyfoil® tube protects the Hyaluron 2.0 eye gel perfectly against influences such as air, light and contamination.
Neopac has reason to celebrate: The Polyfoil® Tube Original is now 50 years old.
Oil, tube and precise dosing – does that work? Yes, the company Revotool chose Neopac’s dropper tube as the packaging for Motorex hydraulic oil and they are very pleased with it.
Whether Alpine skiing, cross-country, snowboarding, freeriding or touring, Toko offers the right products for all skiers and outdoor sports enthusiasts. And we provide the right packaging.
For bike enthusiasts, handbags, DIYers, professional handymen: the tube with a sponge applicator is suitable for a wide range of uses.
Take black, get white – so wirbt Curaprox mit ihrer neuesten Zahnreinigungs-Erfindung. Die Whitening-Zahnpasta «Black Is White» entfernt Verfärbungen mithilfe von Aktivkohle, ohne zu schmirgeln, ohne zu bleichen – und stärkt dabei noch die Mundgesundheit. Die schwarze Zahnpasta (90 ml) sticht mit einer schicken Tube aus der Masse heraus und positioniert sich klar im Premium-Bereich.
Do you sometimes struggle with make-up packaging? Neopac’s airless-tube allows you to dose a precise amount of 0.24 g from the tube.
Kindersichere Verschlüsse für Arzneimittel sind ein wichtiges Thema im Markt. Die Verpackungen sollen zum einen kindersicher, zum anderen für Erwachsene leicht zu öffnen sein. Die CR-Verschlüsse von Neopac erfüllen all diese Voraussetzungen. Darüber hinaus bleibt das Füllgut dank der hohen Barriere-Eigenschaften der Polyfoil®-Tube optimal geschützt.
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