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OFF THE SHELF: Gum aisle update
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OFF THE SHELF: Gum aisle update

Jim George takes a look at recent developments in design and shelf impact in the packaging of chewing gum.
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600 bars/min for monoblock carton form/top load/hot-melt glue
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600 bars/min for monoblock carton form/top load/hot-melt glue

The Monoblock IF296 system from CAMA runs at speeds to 600 bars/min, and it takes the bars from carton erection to top load into cartons to hot-melt glue closing.
Low-profile Woodman Apache bags caramels at 120 bpm
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Low-profile Woodman Apache bags caramels at 120 bpm

An introduction to Woodman's versatile Apache bagmaker, featuring a direct-mounted weigher.
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MULTIFACETED OPERATION. The Foundation's Custom Assembly and Packaging operation provides packaging, labeling, fulfillment, and
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Custom assembly and packaging provide priceless benefits

California Autism Foundation contract packaging and assembly services support several programs for adults and children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, while growing into the third largest business in Richmond, CA.
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Taylor Products Co Inc: Taylor Products Co Inc: V2200 vertical form fill seal machine

Taylor Products, a division of Magnum Systems, is pleased to announce the release of the V2200 vertical form fill seal machine into the V-LINE family of products.
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Taylor Products Co Inc: Taylor Products Co Inc: V3200 vertical form fill seal machine

 Taylor Products, a division of Magnum Systems, is pleased to announce the release of the V3200 vertical form fill seal machine into the V-LINE family of products.
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SPIRITED SWEETS. Crown Nuggets were invented in Mexico in 1946 by Antonio Aguas Bessera, when he combined his grandmothers candy
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O2 scavenger breathes new life into candy packaging

Mexican candy maker Crown Companies expands its distribution reach after identifying an oxygen scavenger that keeps its caramel candies fresh for up to nine months.
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PMA Fresh Summit honors innovative packaging

Six companies feted for efforts to raise the bar in sustainable packaging. One of them Del Monte, has a formalized list of sustainability objectives.
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Gum stretches its appeal as a provider of benefits

Kraft Foods and Wrigley are taking the lead as gum extends its reach as a delivery system for vitamin C and a source of dessert-like flavors for the diet-conscious.
FLAVOR-PACKED. Several different flavors of the coconut patties are cartoned using the new automated system.
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Candy maker sweetens cartoning efficiencies

Installation of automatic carton erecting and closing equipment improves production rates and cuts costs.

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