Archive for October 2019

Clearing the Air: Consider Slack-Fill

By Mark Land, AAHP President   Although the term might not be familiar, you may have been fooled by “slack-fill” as a consumer of many types of products at one time in your past. It’s the difference between the actual capacity of a container and the volume of the product readm more…

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The Amazon Deal You Never Heard Of

By Ray Petrick, VP of Sales, Boiron USA   Amazon’s accelerator program has existed for almost a year, and you’ve probably never heard of it. Amazon Accelerator gives sellers prominent placement on its website and individualized support through its vast marketing expertise. This includes social media, email marketing, and access readm more…

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Your Products Might Require Child-Resistant Packaging Statements

If so, they must comply with both CPSC and FDA requirements. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Requirements CPSC is responsible for enforcing the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA). Introduced in 1970, PPPA is intended to protect children, under five years of age, from unintentional exposure to household substances. PPPA features readm more…

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