Podcasts

Alufoil celebrates past and eyes bright future

Alufoil celebrates past and eyes bright future

By Rory Harrington

Aluminium foil as a packaging solution is marking its centenary in 2010. Stefan Glimm, executive director of the European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA), reflects on how this packing mainstay continues to build on its ability to provide the highest...

Informex – companies hope for a brighter 2010

Informex – companies hope for a brighter 2010

By Nick Taylor

There are signs that 2010 will be a better year for the fine and custom chemistry industry but companies at Informex remained cautious and are planning accordingly.

SAFC building big pharma relationships to drive growth

SAFC building big pharma relationships to drive growth

By Nick Taylor

The impact of the economic downturn is still being felt but SAFC remains "cautiously optimistic" about 2010, believing its close relationships with clients and investment in key emerging markets will generate business.

AAPS - round up of day one

AAPS - round up of day one

By Nick Taylor

Following the first full day of AAPS 2009 in Los Angeles, California, US we take a look at the major developments and talking points.

CPhI 2009 - Road to recovery?

CPhI 2009 - Road to recovery?

By Nick Taylor

As CPhI 2009 draws to a close we take a look back on the show, which, despite some negatives, appears to have been an overall success.

CPhI 2009 show preview

CPhI 2009 show preview

By Nick Taylor

We look ahead to CPhI 2009 which takes place in Madrid, Spain next week and will showcase the world’s leading ingredients, contract services, machinery and biotech companies.

TFS and Siemens hope to have process analysis down PAT

TFS and Siemens hope to have process analysis down PAT

By Gareth Macdonald

US group Thermo Fisher Scientific and industrial engineering giant Siemens have teamed up to offer the pharmaceutical industry a new way of assessing processes used during early drug development, manufacturing scale up and commercial production.