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blister pack

A disposable package consisting of a clear plastic overlay affixed to a cardboard backing for protecting and displaying a product.

blister pack

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A method of protecting individual doses of medications within a transparent cavity or cell made from a dome-shaped plastic barrier. The barrier separates one dose from another, protects the medication from moisture, and keeps it from being crushed or damaged during transportation or storage. Each dose of the medication can be individually released or unwrapped without affecting the integrity of the neighboring doses.
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The six main factors driving the rapid growth of electronic smart packaging are: - Ageing population - Consumers are more demanding - Consumers are more wealthy - Changing lifestyles - Tougher legislation - Concern about crime and the new terrorism There will also be growth from existing applications such as talking pizza boxes, winking logos on multipacks of biscuits and bottles of rum, compliance monitoring blisterpacks in drug trials, prompting plastic bottles of drugs that prompt the user, testers on batteries and reprogrammable decoration on mobile phones.
While blisterpacks are more popular in Europe right now Almac sees them as a growing trend in the United States especially as more emphasis is put on patient compliance.
A bonus for retailers is that the blisterpacks feature Panasonic's new battery classification system designed to make selection easier and quicker for consumers.
They come in handy blisterpacks with display setups available and are another natural impulse/accessory purchase.