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Johnson & Johnson Innovation Names Packlock as Awardee in the Packaging Design QuickFire Challenge: Unit Dose Technologies

February 1, 2022 -
3 months ago
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In coordination with National Patient Recognition Week, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, together with the packaging innovation team within Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., announced today that Packlock is the awardee of the Packaging Design QuickFire Challenge: Unit Dose Technologies. The challenge aimed to inspire innovators to bring potentially groundbreaking unit dose packaging options to the market with a focus on child-resistant, user-friendly, and non-reclosable designs.

Packlock is a non-reclosable unit-dose packaging system with a deblister mechanism that has the potential to package medications and food supplements in a more child-resistant and senior-friendly way.

To help advance their science, Packlock will receive $100,000 in grant funding, access to the global Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS network and mentorship from experts across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.*

The QuickFire Challenges are managed by Johnson & Johnson Innovation, with the goal to help address today’s greatest healthcare challenges.

* Subject to the execution of the necessary agreements and documentation

About Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Johnson & Johnson Innovation LLC works across the pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer health sectors to accelerate early-stage, transformational solutions by catalyzing the best ideas, wherever they are in the world. We do this by harnessing our deep scientific capabilities coupled with a wide range of tools, including customized deal structures, company creation, incubation and startup services, capital investments and other innovative business models that aim to meet the diverse needs of entrepreneurs, scientists and emerging companies. Our goal is to help life science and health technology innovations thrive through collaboration and partnership with the global ecosystem, so that together we can change the trajectory of human health. Meet our passionate team of science and technology experts and learn how to collaborate with us at www.jnjinnovation.com.

About Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.

At Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health, we are driven to improve the personal health of people everywhere. Our differentiated portfolio of iconic brands, including Tylenol®, Zarbee's®, Neutrogena®, Aveeno®, Listerine®, OGX®, and Johnson's®, delivers life-enhancing, first-to-market innovation. By combining the power of science with meaningful human insights and digital-first thinking, we help more than 1.2 billion people live healthier lives every day, from their very first day.

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