Enercon Industries Corp.www.enerconind.com/sealingThis
new multi-language site allows users from around the world to view
information in their own languages. Users can now get product
information in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, or
Enercon will introduce it's Dyne-A-Mite IT surface treater at the MDM West show. Machine improves adhesion for conductive and non-conductive surfaces, providing a safe and effective means of cleaning surfaces and raising surface energy to promote the adhering and bonding of a variety of materials.
The Flexible Packaging Conference scheduled for March 14-16 at the Renaissance Orlando Resort at SeaWorld in Orlando, FL, will include top-flight keynote speakers to analyze the ongoing shift from rigid to flexible packaging.
Enercon Industries (Menomonee Falls, WI) has updated its Web site at www.enerconind.com/treating. Visitors can now access information based on their application requirements, as well as specific models.
To ensure that Fox Valley Technical College students have the newest surface treating technology, Enercon Industries (Menomonee Falls, WI) supplied them with a Universal corona treater and Compak™ 2000 power supply for a new Avanti printing press from PCMC (Green Bay, WI) that is being installed at the Appleton, WI, college.
Produced by the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute, the Conference at Pack Expo runs from Monday, November 4 through Wednesday, November 6. Here’s the line-up. For session abstracts, go to http://pei2002.packexpo.com.
(from left) Robert Reinhardt, exec. vp sales, Barry Freda, vp sales, Jeffrey Schneider, president, and Pamela Strickland, vp sales of World Wide Packaging, take the first ceremonial shovel at the companys recent groundbreaking for its new headquarters facility.
Alvey Systems, Inc. (St. Louis, MO): Douglas M. Westerman, dir., Central Region; Bruce Bleikamp, account mgr., Major Account Development; Steven Cohron, account mgr., Major Account Development; Hank Kirk, account mgr., Major Account Development.
Canadian dairy products marketer Natrel is the first North American user of an ultra-high-temperature processing/aseptic filling line. The process permits Natrel to launch single-serve milks and shakes with a 90-day refrigerated shelf life.
Several unorthodoxies on the filling line make it possible for this soft, squeezable, straight-walled polypropylene container to resist paneling after hot-filling. Also new is a first-of-its-kind on-line shrink label application in a bottling plant.
A new technical center for Enercon Industries Corp. (Menomonee Falls, WI) is under construction in Germantown, WI. Completion is scheduled for July 1997; its world headquarters will relocate to that site in 1998.
Enercon Industries Corp. (Menomonee Falls, WI) donated the use of a new XL Series narrow-web corona treating system to the flexographic printing department of Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, WI.
Until recently, bottlers of shelf-stable juice drinks had only two plastic packaging options: bottles of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and polypropylene/ethylene vinyl alcohol/polypropylene (PP/EVOH/PP) containers.
In addition to flexible changeover, Glaxo Wellcome's clinical trial packaging line makes a high priority of quality-assured packaging. Its capper, sealer and bottle packer/counter are designed to maximize accuracy while minimizing errors.
Enercon Industries Corp., Menomonee Falls, WI, and German partner Ahlbrandt Systems, Inc. filed suit against Pillar Technolo-gies, Hartland, WI, in 1986 alleging that Pillar infringed on two Ahlbrandt patents involving corona treating equipment, which treats the surfaces of plastic films or metal foils to improve ink adhesion.
Enercon Industries Corp. (Menomonee Falls, WI): Kenneth M. Clontz, customer service rep. for corona treating systems and induction cap sealing equipment; Paul Schumann, sales engineer for corona treating systems.