Navigation Links
Merger of Four Pharmaceutical Companies Announced

COOKEVILLE, Tenn., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Four successful contract packaging and re-packaging companies in the pharmaceutical industry recently joined forces to create a new, single-source industry leader called Aphena Pharma Solutions.

Aphena is a new corporation based on a strategic alliance between Celeste Contract Packaging, PrePak Systems, TestPak and Integrated Pharmaceutical Packaging; all long-term specialized leaders in the contract pharma and personal care packaging, re-packaging and manufacturing industry.

"We are excited to announce our new parent company, Aphena Pharma Solutions," said Renard Jackson, President and CEO of Aphena Pharma Solutions. "Through each company's individual efforts, we've offered our clients the best services and products. Now we are poised to offer more products and even better service with an extreme level of single-source efficiency."

Celeste Contract Packaging is based in Easton, Md. and will become the new liquid and topical division of Aphena Pharma Solutions.  The Easton, MD location specializes in manufacturing and contract packaging of liquid and topical products in flexible packets, bottles, blisters and tubes.

PrePak Systems of Cookeville, Tenn., TestPak of Whippany, New Jersey, and Integrated Pharmaceutical Packaging of Kentucky will become the solid dose division of Aphena Pharma Solutions, offering turnkey contract packaging and repackaging for the pharmaceutical, OTC, nutraceutical, animal health and consumer product markets.  Four locations offering a vast array of packaging options; low and high volume bottle filling, blister packaging (cold & thermoforming), custom pouching, compliance packaging, unit-dosing / unit-of-use packaging, kitting, and secondary packaging for solid dose products.

"Aphena Pharma Solutions will be completely focused on client expectations and success," Jackson commented. "This is a new and exciting opportunity that is perfectly timed for the changes occurring in the marketplace."

Aphena Pharma Solutions will be headquartered in Cookeville, Tenn. For more information on Aphena and its subsidiaries, visit

SOURCE Aphena Pharma Solutions, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Arno Therapeutics, Inc. Completes $18 Million Financing and Reverse Merger with Laurier International, Inc.
2. Phidea Srl and Marvin Research Srl Announce Completion of Merger
3. Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. and TorreyPines Complete Merger
4. Clifford Chance Advises Pfizer on Conditional Clearance in China of Its Merger with Wyeth
5. Merriman Curhan Ford Acted as Financial Advisor to TorreyPines Therapeutics, Inc. in the Completed Merger With Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp.
6. Deloitte Report: Pharmaceutical Companies Patent Cliff Could Bolster Mergers and Acquisitions
7. China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. Shareholders Overwhelmingly Support Merger with NeoStem, Inc., a NYSE AMEX Listed Company Trading Under Symbol NBS
8. VaxGen Stockholder Vote Insufficient to Approve Merger with OXiGENE
9. ISS/Risk Metrics Group and Glass Lewis Recommend VaxGen Stockholders Vote For Proposed Merger With OXiGENE
10. Anesiva Announces Merger With Arcion Therapeutics Will Not be Completed
11. AMICAS, Inc. Signs Merger Agreement with Thoma Bravo
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/26/2015)... 26, 2015 ... "Radioimmunoassay Market by Type (Reagents & ... Academics, Clinical Diagnostic Labs), Application (Research, Clinical ... 2020" report to their offering. ... addition of the "Radioimmunoassay Market by ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... , Nov. 25, 2015  The American Academy ... Gynecologists (ACOG), and the March of Dimes cheered ... Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 (S.799), ... of newborns born exposed to drugs, such as ... bill,s introduction, all three organizations have worked together ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... 25, 2015  Henry Schein, Inc., the world,s largest ... dental, medical and animal health practitioners, will unveil at ... Henry Schein ConnectDental® Pavilion , which brings together for ... solutions designed to help any practice or laboratory enter ... for a schedule of experts appearing at the Pavilion. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... A simply groundbreaking television series, "Voices in ... that delves into an array of issues that are presently affecting Americans. Dedicated to ... dialogue, this show is changing the subjects consumers focus on, one episode at a ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... The ... and prominent nonprofit healthcare organizations in the country. They have overseen financial turnarounds, ... and helped advance the healthcare industry as a whole through their advocacy and ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... Patients at Serenity Point Recovery, ... together on Thanksgiving Day to share the things that they are most grateful ... Point YouTube channel, patients displayed what they wrote on index cards, describing the ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 26, 2015 , ... ... of workshops to discuss bioavailability and the need to integrate dose form selection ... in collaboration with OBN, the membership organization supporting and bringing together the UK’s ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... Viejo, CA (PRWEB) , ... November 26, 2015 ... ... users a new set of retro-fused, self-animating trailer titles with ProTrailer: Vintage. This ... style options. These classically-influenced trailer titles work with any font, giving users limitless ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):