Healthcare

Griffin-Rutgers labeling and coding systems are well suited to be used across the medical packaging environment. This covers a wide variety of items: from band aids, gauze, sterilized surgical equipment, face masks, to blood bags and more.

When it comes to labeling and coding medical packaging, there are some specific points to consider relating to today’s more stringent regulatory environment – ensuring health and safety remains paramount. Great care must be taken with medical labeling in order to meet stringent requirements, as well as to ensure the health and safety of consumers.

As inventory control is a crucial component across the medical packaging spectrum, our coding and labeling systems deliver maximum performance and value, reducing errors and enhancing operational efficiency.

At Griffin-Rutgers, we have a solution to meet your labeling and coding requirements. Contact us and we will put our experience to work to select the precise system to meet your needs.

pharmaceutical packaging regulations


Re-Pack RW16

Re-Pack RW16 Table Top Rewinder

Small and simple for those that may need to change the unwind position of a label by rewinding it

Hot Stamp Foil

Hot Stamp Foil

Black and Color Hot Stamp Foil suitable for use with all Hot Stamp Models

Series 200 – Heavy Duty Conveyor Printer

Dalemark Series 200 – Heavy Duty Conveyor Printer

The Series 200 HD is of such exceptionally rugged design that it is optimal for any carton, case or   tray coding application or environment. It is ideal for date, batch or logo printing on almost any top, bottom or side moving surface. Its design even allows for printing on uneven or bulging surfaces. Inks are […]

Re-Pack Mini Wrap

Re-Pack Mini Wrap Labeling System (Table Top Model)

Designed to fill the gap between semi-automatic labeling machines and complete wrap systems

Markoprint X1Jet Thermal Ink Jet Printer

Markoprint X1Jet Thermal Ink Jet Printer

Thermal ink jet, HP or LX, up to 90m/min, up to 900 dpi

Re-Pack Robo Tube Labeling System

Re-Pack Robo Tube Table Top Labeling System

Semi-Automatic Labeling

TruFlex UV Thermal Transfer

Truflex UV Flexographic Printer

Flexo, UV inks, up to 380mm wide, 20m/min

Flexographic Solvent

Flexographic Solvent

For use with Black and Color Flexographic Ink in Hapamatic and Gottscho Flexo Printers

Re-Pack Indexing Star Wheel Labeling System

Re-Pack Indexing Star Wheel Labeler (Without Conveyor)

Open Framed Labeling System

Accufast P8

Accufast P8

Thermal ink jet, up to 4″ print height, up to 100 ips


Stricter Package Labeling Being Required By The FDA

The food and medical industry seem to change and grow daily.  With that, comes stricter package labeling being required by the FDA.  It’s important that your packaging meets the demands of the ever-changing industry and its regulations. At Griffin-Rutgers, we have a solution to meet your labeling requirements.

Printing Codes

Printing Codes on Prescription Drug Packages

It seems impossible, but the use of printed codes on packaging continues to increase. They seem to be everywhere, on everything. Now, you can add prescription drug anti-counterfeiting measures to the list. With more requirements being set, manufacturers must ensure that they are printing codes on prescription drug packages to meet the more stringent standards.

New Packing and Coding Solutions for Healthcare Services

As the regulatory environment continues to expand to ensure that healthcare services provide safe, secure, and confidential packaging, specialized packing and coding solutions are coming to market to address those needs.

MiniPanel Label System

Mini Panel Labeling Advantages

The Mini-Panel labeling system is one of those technologies that continues to evolve. It currently offers the flexibility of using one or two labeling heads and can be used offline (semi-automatically) or can be integrated into a production line (fully automated). Many manufacturers might consider a mini labeling system to be an “entry level” device, […]

Medical Labeling: How to Place a Label on Blood Bags

One of the most delicate and risky types of medical labeling in the healthcare setting is that of labels that must be adhere to blood bags, including platelet samples and various types of blood components. There are many things to keep in mind when working with this type of specialized medical labeling as detailed below.

Medical Labeling: 5 Things You Need to Consider

When it comes to medical labeling, there are some specific points to consider relating to today’s more stringent regulatory environment ensuring health and safety remains paramount. To meet standards and also reduce liability exposure, here are five key things to remember when producing medical labeling:

Medical marijuana

Coding and Labeling For Medical Marijuana Packaging

In the past several years, a few states have passed new laws in regards to medical marijuana being a choice for people in their states looking for alternative medicine. Regardless of what anyone might think of the cannabis industry, marijuana is making progress at becoming legal and is on the verge of becoming a mainstream […]

Child Resistant Packaging

Child Resistant Packaging

Child-resistant (C-R) packaging, also referred to as “special packaging,” is used to reduce the risk of poisoning in children via the ingestion of potentially hazardous items including certain prescription and over the counter (OTC) medications, pesticides, and household chemicals.

Medical Labeling: 5 Things You Need to Consider

When it comes to medical labeling, there are some specific points to consider relating to today’s more stringent regulatory environment ensuring health and safety remains paramount. To meet standards and also reduce liability exposure, here are five key things to remember when producing medical labeling:

Medical Labeling: How to Place a Label on Blood Bags

One of the most delicate and risky types of medical labeling in the healthcare setting is that of labels that must be adhere to blood bags, including platelet samples and various types of blood components. There are many things to keep in mind when working with this type of specialized medical labeling as detailed below.

Medical Labeling: 3 Practices You Should Always Avoid

Great care must be taken with medical labeling in order to meet stringent requirements as well as to ensure the health and safety of consumers. There are industry best practices and then there are those practices that you should avoid entirely.

Stricter Package Labeling Being Required By The FDA

The food and medical industry seem to change and grow daily.  With that, comes stricter package labeling being required by the FDA.  It’s important that your packaging meets the demands of the ever-changing industry and its regulations. At Griffin-Rutgers, we have a solution to meet your labeling requirements.

Anti-Counterfeit Packaging

Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Coders for Pharmaceuticals

Growth of international free trade and inadequate drug regulations have led to the expansion of trade in counterfeit drugs worldwide. Technological protection is seen as the best way to avoid this problem. Different technologies came into existence like overt, covert, and track and trace technologies.

Printing Codes

Printing Codes on Prescription Drug Packages

It seems impossible, but the use of printed codes on packaging continues to increase. They seem to be everywhere, on everything. Now, you can add prescription drug anti-counterfeiting measures to the list. With more requirements being set, manufacturers must ensure that they are printing codes on prescription drug packages to meet the more stringent standards.