Capsugel in the News


November/December 2017 Issue Executive Interview - Lonza Pharma & Biotech: Taking On the Next Challenges in Small Molecules (Drug Development & Delivery)

November 16, 2017 A Fitbit-Style Technology Could Soon Shake Up the Way Doctors Monitor Treatment (Pharmaceutical Processing)

November 2, 2017 Capsugel Expands Operations and Capabilities at Scotland Unit (Pharmaceutical Processing)

November 2, 2017 Selecting the Appropriate Technology for Oral Bioavailability Enhancement (PharmTech)

October 26, 2017 Consumer Health and Personalization Concepts to Drive Nutra-Pharma Integration? (Nutra Ingredients)

October 26, 2017 How Consumer Lifestyle Trends Impact the European Supplements Market (Vitafoods Insights)

October 26, 2017 Lonza Reports A Strong Third Quarter and Capsugel Integration on Track (Lonza Press Release)

October 24, 2017 Best In 'Mast' - Lonza Wins CPhI Bioprocessing Award (BioPharma Reporter)

October 16, 2017 Insights & Trends: Raising the Bar for the Nutrition Industry (Nutraceuticals World)

October 15, 2017 Selecting In Vitro Dissolution Tests for Bioavailability Enhancing Oral Formulations (American Pharmaceutical Review)

October 5, 2017 At Capsugel’s Quality Summit, Experts Focus on the Way Forward for Dietary Supplement Quality Control (Nutritional Outlook)

October 2017 Ten Questions To Ask a Contract Manufacturer—and Yourself—About Liquid-Filled Capsules (Tablets & Capsules)

September 25, 2017 An Interview With...Matthew Shaffer, Senior Researcher, Capsugel (Pharmaceutical Outsourcing)

September 22, 2017 Lonza, Portola Pharmaceuticals Sign Manufacturing Agreement (Pharma Tech)

July 14, 2017 Hypromellose is Changing the Role of Capsules (Manufacturing Chemist)

July 01, 2017 Hard Capsule Technologies Address Consumer Concerns (Nutraceuticals World)

June 27, 2017 Dosage and Delivery Shine in a Generic Sports Nutrition Market (NutraIngredients)

June 01, 2017 How Capsules Solve Delivery Challenges of Today’s Most Popular Weight-Management Ingredients (Nutritional Outlook)

June 01, 2017 Particle Engineering of Spray Dried Dispersions: Considerations for Downstream Processing (Drug Development & Delivery)

May 11, 2017 What's The Single Biggest Driver for European Supplement Consumers? (Nutraceutical Business Review)

May 10, 2017 Focus and Decision-Making: The Next Big Thing in Sports Nutrition? (NutraIngredients-USA)

May 01, 2017 Spray for Success (The Medicine Maker)

Apr. 12, 2017 Creative Hard Capsule Technologies Enhance Efficacy (Natural Products INSIDER)

Apr. 01, 2017 Raw Materials / Functional Excipients Roundtable (American Pharmaceutical Review)

Mar. 30, 2017 Capsugel Expands Inhalation Product Development Capabilities (Pharmaceutical Manufacturing)

Mar. 28, 2017 Digestive Health Highlighted at Ingredient Marketplace (Natural Products INSIDER)

Mar. 01, 2017 Perspectives on Overcoming Bioavailability Challenges (FiercePharma eBook)

Mar. 01, 2017 Oral Delivery of Biologic APIs: The Challenge Continues (Pharmaceutical Technology)

Mar. 01, 2017 Oral Solid Dosage Outsourcing: Trends and Challenges (Contract Pharma)

Mar. 01, 2017 How Polymer Science is Changing the Functional Role of Capsules (Tablets & Capsules)

Feb. 01, 2017 Why Encapsulation is (or should be) King (The Medicine Maker)

Feb. 01, 2017 Quality from the Ground Up (The Medicine Maker)

Feb. 01, 2017 Probiotic Benefits Span Beyond the Gut (Natural Products INSIDER)

Feb. 01, 2017 An Interview With... David Lyon, Director of Research, Capsugel's Bend, Ore. Facility (Pharmaceutical Outsourcing)

Jan. 01, 2017 Spray Drying - Sizing Up (Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Packing Sourcer, pages 12-13, ©Samedan Ltd)

Jan. 12, 2017 A Capsule Technology for Enteric Protection and Delayed Release Without a Functional Coating (Pharmaceutical Technology Europe)


Dec" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 19, 2016 Wells Successful In and Out of the Lab (Greenwood Index-Journal)

Dec" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 15, 2016 Lonza Buys Capsule Maker Capsugel for $5.5BN (Financial Times)

Dec" class="redactor-linkify-object">http://www.nutraceuticalsworld... 15, 2016 Lonza to Acquire Capsugel for $5.5 Billion (Nutraceuticals World)

Dec" class="redactor-linkify-object">http://www.nutraceuticalsworld... 05, 2016 State of the Industry Update & Outlook for 2017 (Nutraceuticals World)

Dec" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 01, 2016 Innovation Returns (The Medicine Maker)

Nov" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 01, 2016 Ensuring Quality in Pharmaceutical Raw Materials (Pharmaceutical Technology)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 27, 2016 Capsugel's Transformation - Q&A with Guido Driesen (Pharma's Almanac Q4)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 26, 2016 Future Supplements: Clean, Clear & Functional (The World of Food Ingredients)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object">http://www.nutritionaloutlook.... 20, 2016 Capsule Filling: Quality by Design (Nutritional Outlook)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 06, 2016 Capsugel Launches Vcaps® Enteric Capsules for Enteric Protection and Delayed Release (CPhI Online)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 05, 2016 Capsugel and Merck Named Winners of the Formulation and Excipients Category of the CPhI Pharma Awards (

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 04, 2016 The Vibe at CPhI: Trends That are Shaping Contract Manufacturing Market (FiercePharmaManufacturing)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 04, 2016 Five Minutes with Guido Driesen (CPhI Show Daily)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object">http://www.nutraceuticalsworld... 04, 2016 Delivery Trends for Ingredient Platforms on the Rise (Nutraceuticals World)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 04, 2016 Capsugel: Enteric Polymer Comprising Tech can Speed-up Drug Development (

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 03, 2016 Capsugel Expands Capabilities for Early-Phase Development through Commercial Manufacturing across Multiple Locations in Europe (Pharmaceutical Processing)

Oct" class="redactor-linkify-object">http://www.biopharminternation... 01, 2016 New Drug-Delivery Methods: From Concept to Patient (BioPharm International)

Sep" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 29, 2016 Capsugel Launches Vcaps® Enteric Capsules for Enteric Protection and Delayed Release (Yahoo! Finance)

Sep" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 27, 2016 "Engineering Medicines to Life" Campaign Highlights Capsugel's Unique Positioning as Specialty CDMO (Drug Development & Delivery)

Sep" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 19, 2016 Capsugel Expands Micronization Capabilities through Quakertown (Pharmaceutical Processing)

Sep" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 16, 2016 The March of the Makers (Business Quarter)

Sep 12, 2016 Omega-3 Market Update: Fish Oil, Krill Oil, Astaxanthin, and More (Nutritional Outlook)

Sep" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 07, 2016 Capsugel Announces Expansion at Quakertown Facility (Pharmaceutical Technology)

Sep" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 06, 2016 Without a Trace? (Nutrition Industry Executive)

Aug" class="redactor-linkify-object">http://www.foodingredientsfirs...  01, 2016 Special Report: Sports Nutrition Ahead of Rio 2016 & How to Stay Clean in Sport (FoodIngredientsFirst)

Jul" class="redactor-linkify-object"> 21, 2016 Current Trends in Global Distribution and Supply Chain (Pharmaceutical Outsourcing)

Jul 05, 2016 How Capsules Deliver What Today's Consumers Want and Value (Natural Products INSIDER)

Jun 29, 2016 One Step Up: Achieving Compliance for Excipient GMPs (European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer)

Jun 01, 2016 Lipophilic Salts - Opportunities & Applications in Oral Drug Delivery (Drug Development & Delivery)

May 19, 2016 Contract Manufacturers Compete in Crowded Field on Quality, Price, Dosage Form Familiarity (

May 18, 2016 Taking Coloring Foods Into Clean Label Capsules (FoodIngredientsFirst)

May 05, 2016 The Evolution of the 'One-Stop Shop' in Clinical Supplies Sourcing (Contract Pharma)

Apr. 12, 2016 Solving Solubility Woes (Pharmaceutical Manufacturing)

Apr. 01, 2016 Special Feature - Outsourcing Formulation Development & Manufacturing: Using a Single Provider Reduces Costs & Risk (Drug Development and Delivery)

Mar. 29, 2016 Special Report: Clean Label Supplement Trends in America and Europe (FoodIngredientsFirst)

Mar. 25, 2016 Capsugel Dosage Form Solutions and Xcelience have Both been Recognized as Outstanding Providers of CMO Services for 2016 (Life Science Leader)

Mar. 09, 2016 Liquid Fill Hard Capsule Technology (Contract Pharma)

Mar. 07, 2016 Capsugel to Showcase Portfolio of Vegetarian Capsules (Nutritional Outlook)

Mar. 01, 2016 Solid Dosage Outsourcing: Mergers, Expansions, and New Technologies (Tablets & Capsules)

Feb. 29, 2016 Special Feature - Advancements in Drug Delivery Technologies Tackle Solubility & Bioavailability Challenges (Drug Development & Delivery)

Feb. 26, 2016 The Key to Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Success in 2016 (European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer)

Feb. 18, 2016 Capsugel: Pulmatrix Deal Brings Us to ‘the Forefront of Inhalation Delivery (

Jan. 28, 2016 Capsugel on Clean Label, Consumer Demand and Good Stewardship (

Jan. 07, 2016 Executive Interview - Capsugel: Choosing the Right Pharmaceutical Design, Development and Manufacturing Partner (Drug Development & Delivery)

Jan. 05, 2016 Capsugel Expands Portfolio through Acquisitions (Pharmaceutical Processing)


Dec. 17, 2015 Capsugel Double Acquisition Bolsters Dosage Forms Business (

Dec. 04, 2015 Empower Your Brand with Certifications (Nutrition Industry Executive)

Dec. 03, 2015 State of the Industry Review and Outlook for 2016 (Nutraceuticals World)

Dec. 02, 2015 Optimizing Semisolid Dosage Forms (

Nov. 30, 2015 An Interview with... Ajay Damani, Senior Director, Global Pharmaceutical Business Development, Capsugel (Pharmaceutical Outsourcing)

Nov. 23, 2015 Bend Research Inventerprise Winners Announced (

Nov. 03, 2015 Capsugel Unveils Veterans Lobby (GWD Today)

Oct. 29, 2015 Vegetarian-Friendly Supplements (Natural Products Insider)

Oct. 26, 2015 Capsugel's Sven Stegemann Elected as 2015 AAPS Fellow (

Oct. 20, 2015 Defining the Future of Nutraceuticals and Natural Products (AAPS blog)

Oct. 08, 2015 ICSE Exhibitor Showcase "5 Minute Interviews" (CPhI Worldwide)

Oct. 07, 2015 Capsugel Expands Veggie DRcaps Line to Make Capsules Suitable for Liquid-Fill Needs (

Oct. 05, 2015 Formulation Development Technology - A Novel Drug Delivery System that Offers Zero-Order / Near Zero-Order Release Profile of Low-Dosage Strength Tablets Containing Highly Soluble Actives (Drug Development & Delivery)

Oct. 02, 2015 Stretching Product Value Through Reformulation Strategies (

Sep. 30, 2015 Why High Potency Drugs Require a Specialized Approach (EPM Magazine)

Sep. 30, 2015 Dietary Supplement Capsules Challenges and Trends (Nutritional Outlook)

Sep. 14, 2015 ICSE Exhibitor Showcase: 5 Minute Interviews (CPhI Worldwide)

Sep. 11, 2015 Quality by Design in Solid-Dosage Manufacturing (

Sep. 11, 2015 A Matter of Taste (

Sep. 08, 2015 Implementing an Effective Clean Label Strategy for Food Supplements (Nutraceuticals Now)

Sep. 08, 2015 Putting Quality First in Development and Manufacturing (European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Magazine)

Sep. 01, 2015 Empower Your Brand with Certifications (Nutrition Industry Executive)

Sep. 01, 2015 Spray-Dried Dispersions - Developing Process Control Strategies for the Manufacture of Spray-Dried Dispersions (Drug Development & Delivery)

Sep. 01, 2015 Bend Research Blazes Technology Trail (Cascade Business News)

Sep. 01, 2015 Looking for Non-GMO Empty Capsules? Capsugel was the First to Have Theirs Verified (Nutrition Industry Executive)

Aug. 24, 2015 Key Considerations in Excipients Selection for Solid Dosage Forms (

Aug. 18, 2015 Considerations in spray dry drug development for inhalation delivery: An albuterol case study (Inhalation Magazine)

Aug. 13, 2015 Special Delivery (Natural Product INSIDER)

Aug. 10, 2015 A Cat and Mouse Game: The Evolving Landscape of Abuse-Deterrent Formulations (The Medicine Maker)

Jul. 28, 2015  Surviving the Stomach takes Center Stage in World of Probiotic Innovation (NutraIngredients -

Jul. 22, 2015  Capsugel Expanding Encap Plant on Rising HPAPI Demand (

Jul. 01, 2015  Capsugel Completes $25m SDD Expansion at Bend Site (In-Pharma Technologist)

Jul. 01, 2015  You're So Special(ist)! (Nutraceuticals World)

Jun. 26, 2015  De-mystifying Lipid-Based Formulations (PharmaAsia)

Jun. 02, 2015  Capsule Technology - Enteric Capsule Drug Delivery Technology – Achieving Protection Without Coating (Drug Development & Delivery)

May 24, 2015  Reduce, Reuse, Recycle (Index-Journal)

May 20, 2015  The Importance of Collaboration: An Interview with Capsugel’s Peter Zambetti (NutraIngredients)

May 18, 2015  Capsugel Infographic Highlights Clean Label Demand in Europe (Nutraceuticals World)

May 14, 2015  Shifting Pharma's Mindset: Viewing Quality as Value Creator, Not Cost (Pharmaceutical Online)

May 12, 2015  The Clean Label Trend in Supplements (

May 08, 2015  Nanotechnology Applications in Drug Delivery (Drug Discovery & Development)

May 06, 2015  Capsugel Focusing on Inhaled Biotherapeutics from Bend Facility (

May 05, 2015  Ensuring Stability (Nutrition Industry Executive)

Apr. 09, 2015  Boosting Solubility in Lipid-Based Formulations (Pharmaceutical Technology eBook)

Apr. 08, 2015  Understanding Why Consumers Rank Capsules As a Favorite Delivery Form for Supplements (Whole Foods Magazine)

Apr. 06, 2015  Non-GMO: What Does The Future Hold? (Vitamin Retailer Magazine)

Mar. 13, 2015  Glycosylation: The Key to Quality (Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News)

Mar. 06, 2015  Solid Dosage Manufacturing Trends (Contract Pharma)

Mar. 03, 2015  2015 CMO Leadership Awards - Capsugel an Award Recipient (Life Science Leader)

Feb. 12, 2015  Capsugel Expands its Science and Engineering (Pharmaceutical Processing)

Jan. 21, 2015  Capsules and Capsule Filling (Tablets & Capsules)

Jan. 19, 2015  Innovative Excipients in Solid-Dosage Manufacturing (Pharmaceutical Technology)


Dec. 02, 2014  Capsugel Sees Increase in Licaps Demand as Product Manufacturers Seek 'Best Solutions for Challenging Ingredients' (

Nov. 24, 2014  The Renaissance of Sprinkle Formulations (Pharmaceutical Online)

Nov. 14, 2014  Licaps Selected to Encapsulate Krill Omage Defense (Nutraceuticals World)

Nov. 06, 2014  Encapsulating the Problem? Machinery could Save Drugmakers up to $1m, says Capsugel (

Nov. 03, 2014  Form and Function - Focusing on Delivery and Bioavailability (Nutraceuticals World)

Oct. 23, 2014  Capsugel Combines Lipid Bioavailability and Modified Release in One Technology (Nutritional Outlook)

Oct. 13, 2014  Capsugel's French and Belgian Sites Receive EXCiPACT Certification (

Sep. 08, 2014  Modernizing Biopharma Sampling - An Interview with Bend Research Director Clint Pepper (Contract Pharma)

Sep. 2014  Beyond a Single Pill (European Pharmaceutical Contractor)

Aug. 22, 2014  Capsugel, Cardax Partner to Synthesize Astaxanthin Anti-Inflammatory Products (Outsourced Pharma)

Aug. 20, 2014  One Size Doesn't Fit All (Nutraceuticals Now)

Aug. 02, 2014  Bioavailability Enhancement with Lipid-Based Drug-Delivery Systems (

Jul. 29, 2014 Study Shows Capsugel's Capsules as Suitable Excipients in QbD-based Product Development and Manufacturing (

Jul. 15, 2014 Patient-Centric Drug Products for Enhanced Safety and Effectiveness (AAPS Blog - Dr. Sven Stegemann, Capsugel)

Jul. 02, 2014 Automating Online Sampling of Bioprocesses (

Jun. 19, 2014 Quest Vitamins' Probiotic Encapsulation hankers for 'Clean Label' Claims (

Jun. 09, 2014 Capsugel adds New Commercial-Scale Spray-Dried Dispersion Capacity at Bend Research (Manufacturing Chemist)

Jun. 06, 2014 Advances in Controlled-Released Drug Delivery (

Jun. 05, 2014 Capsugel’s Pete Zambetti Discusses Supplement Innovation & Global Industry Challenges at Vitafoods (Nutraceuticals World)

Jun. 05, 2014 Capsugel - New Bioavailability Enhancing Capacity to Fulfill non-GMP Demand (

Jun. 04, 2014 Executive Interview - The Integration of Bend Research with Capsugel Dosage Form Solutions (Drug Development & Delivery)

May. 29, 2014 Capsugel Extends Its Commitment to Vitamin Angels (Nutraceuticals World)

May. 15, 2014 Capsugel - Capsules Secure Containment of Liquids and Semi-Solids (Healthcare Packaging)

May. 14, 2014 Meeting An Aging Population’s Evolving Needs (Contract Pharma)

Apr. 30, 2014 Controlled-Release Technologies Create Opportunities for Solid-Dosage Drug Formulators (Pharmaceutical Technology - eBook Series)

Apr. 29, 2014 'No Longer Simply a Capsule Provider' - Capsugel Wins Oral Peptide Contract (

Apr. 14, 2014 Using Spray Drying For Flu Vaccines - What Challenges Do We Need To Overcome? (Pharmaceutical Online)

Apr. 14, 2014 A Solution for Poor Water Solubility (World Pharmaceutical Frontiers)

Apr. 2014 SPECIAL FEATURE - Outsourcing Formulation Development & Manufacturing - Early-Stage Partnerships Are On The Rise (Drug Development & Delivery)

Mar. 02, 2014 Optimizing Solid Dosage Manufacturing (

Jan. 22, 2014 Consolidation in Outsourcing - Reviewing 2013’s M&A activity (Contract Pharma)

Jan. 13, 2014 Supplements Shakedown part 2 - Health Claim Medicine Tastes Better than expected (

Jan. 10, 2014 Supplements Shakedown - Globalisation and a Brave New World of Regulations (


Dec. 17, 2013 Encap, Lipocine Enter Manufacturing Pact (Contract Pharma)

Nov. 11, 2013 Bend expands SDD services with $20m Capsugel capital injection (

Nov. 11, 2013 Capsugel bets $20M on Bend's commercial manufacturing (FierceCRO)

Nov. 08, 2013 Capsugel: Pfizer’s Spin-off Reaching ‘Critical Mass’ (Drug Discovery & Development)

Nov. 06, 2013 Capsugel becomes 1st capsule manufacturer to get Non-GMO Project verification (

Oct. 16, 2013 Capsugel’s DRcaps ‘excellent choice’ for probiotics & enzymes (

Sep. 23, 2013 Capsugel expands manufacturing capacity at three FDF plants (

Sep. 06, 2013 Capsugel picks up Bend Research with dispersion delivery tech (Fierce Drug Delivery)

Sep. 2013 EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW - Capsugel Dosage Form Solutions: Integrating Technology for Innovative Finished Dosage Forms (Drug Development & Delivery)

Jul. 23, 2013 Capsugel achieves vegan certification on capsules to address growing market (

Jun. 17, 2013 Capsugel Launches Lipidex Encapsulating Platform from New Dosage Form Unit (

Jun. 06, 2013 Capsugel: Micro-Dosing Tech Can Cut Drug Development by 6 Months (

May. 28, 2013 IADSA chair spells out global GMP progress (

Mar. 04, 2013 Capsugel bets on drug delivery with Encap buy (Fierce CRO)

Feb. 21, 2013 Capsugel Launches New Oral Formulation Business Unit (

Jan. 22, 2013 Newsmakers: Guido Driesen (Contract Pharma)

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