Meet the 2018 CPhI Pharma Awards Winners

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This year’s awards attracted more than 250 entries, which included innovations in products and service offerings from across the bio/pharmaceutical supply chain and honored companies and individuals driving the industry forward.

The winners of the 2018 CPhI Pharma Awards were announced at the CPhI Pharma Awards Gala, held on Oct. 9, 2018 at the Eurostars Madrid Tower Hotel in Madrid, Spain during the annual CPhI Worldwide trade show.

The winners were selected from 139 finalists in 17 categories including drug formulation, manufacturing, materials, packaging, drug delivery, patient compliance, contract services, pharma company of the year, and CEO of the year categories.

More than 45,000 senior executives and 2500 companies are expected to attend this year’s CPhI Worldwide.

The announced winners are as follows:

Excellence in Pharma: API Development

  • Ipca Labs Limited, Atemisinin

Excellence in Pharma: Formulation

  • MiVital AG, Micelle Inside Solubilization

Excellence in Pharma: Excipients

  • Merck, Parteck MXP Excipient

Excellence in Pharma: Manufacturing Technology and Equipment

  • AqVida GmbH, AqVida filling line

Excellence in Pharma: Bioprocessing and Manufacturing

  • Merck, Simplification of Fed Batch Processes Using Modified Amino Acids

Excellence in Pharma: Analysis, Testing, and Quality Control

  • Tornado Spectral Systems, HyperFlux PRO Plus, Tornado Spectral Systems

Excellence in Pharma: Drug Delivery Devices

  • Nemera, e-NOVELIA, a smart ophthalmic add-on

  • Highly commended: Stiplastics, Stiplastics

Excellence in Pharma: Packaging

  • Technoflex, Dual-Mix

  • Highly commended: Aptar Pharma, QuickFlip

Excellence in Pharma: Supply Chain, Logistics, and Distribution

  • Systech International, UniSecure 

Excellence in Pharma: Contract Services and Outsourcing

  • CatSci Ltd, Development of a novel bio-catalyzed manufacturing route for a generic API

  • Highly commended: Cambrex, Continuous Flow Centre of Excellence

Excellence in Pharma: Regulatory Procedures and Compliance


Excellence in Pharma: Corporate Social Responsibility

  • West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc., Delivering on the Promise of Good Corporate Citizenship

Excellence in Pharma: CEO of the Year

  • Nanobiotix, Laurent Levy

Excellence in Pharma: Pharma Company of the Year

  • Nanobiotix

Excellence in Pharma: OTC

  • Medical Brands and Vemedia, Excilor 2-in-1 Wart Treatment Device

Excellence in Pharma: Patient Centricity

  • SRS Life Sciences Pte Ltd, SRS Unistraw Delivery System

Excellence in Pharma: IT, mHealth, and Digitalization

  • Qualit-e Cloud GmbH, Qualit-e Cloud

Source: CPhI