CPhI Worldwide, organised by UBM (part of Informa PLC), announced the finalists of the 2018 Pharma Awards. This year’s edition features a record breaking number of entries, with over 250 from 174 participating companies across 17 categories.
Amsterdam/The Netherlands — 139 entries have been shortlisted with the winners due to be announced during a live awards ceremony taking place at the luxurious Eurostars Madrid Tower Hotel on Tuesday 9th October — the opening day of CPhI Worldwide.
Innovations across flow chemistry, single-use technologies, drug delivery devices, contract services and packaging were amongst many shortlisted, with the judges concluding this was by far the highest ever standard of entries.
The ‘packaging’ and ‘contract services’ categories remain again amongst the most competitive and ‘pharma company of the year’ and ‘CEO of the year’ will be keenly sought as over 45,000 senior executives and 2,500 companies attend at this year’s CPhI Worldwide. The awards will be presented at the CPhI Awards Gala with over 350 guests in attendance.