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Secondary packaging is primary for ARI

Side-seal horizontal wrappers and PVC film help contract packager ARI thrive by meeting the secondary packaging needs of its customers, which include many of the nation’s largest consumer products companies.See in-plant video
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People

Terce Henriquez was promoted to vp of global label sales by AET Films (New Castle, DE).
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Companies

Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LP (Houston, TX) relocated its worldwide headquarters from downtown Houston to 10001 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands, TX.
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International agreements

Cinven (London, England) has signed a contract to acquire the companies of Klöckner-Werke AG (Duisburg, Germany). —VantagePoint Group (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) has entered into a strategic agreement with Pivotal Corp.
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Supplier news: Achievements

Glen Arnold, president and CEO of Great Lakes Packaging, has received the 1999 Director of the Year award from the Independent Business Assn. of Wisconsin.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Arpac® (Schiller Park, IL) has acquired Great Lakes Corp. (Chicago, IL).
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Great Lakes Packaging Corp. (Germantown, WI): Jeff Core, designer; Joe Jankowski, sales.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Greif Brothers Corp. (Delaware, OH) has entered into a definitive agreement with Great Lakes Corrugated Corp. (Toledo, OH) to purchase the co., which will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Greif Bros.
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Supplier news: Achievements

Great Lakes Packaging Corp. (Germantown, WI) received 2nd place in the self-promotion category of Package Printing and Converting's 1998 Excellence Awards competition.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Great Lakes Packaging (Germantown, WI): Deborah Gilbertson, graphic sales rep.
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Supplier news: Retirements

Jack A. Hutton has retired from Great Lakes Corp. (Chicago, IL). He was national sales manager from 1982 to 1990, then was promoted to sr vp, sales and marketing.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Great Lakes Corp. (Chicago, IL): Jackson Hutton, natl. sales mgr.; Geoff G. Perez, Western regional sales mgr.
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Supplier news: Achievements

ISO 9001 certification: Edson Packaging Machinery Ltd. (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada); Great Lakes Packaging Corp. (Germantown, WI); Jefferson Smurfit Corp.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Great Lakes Packaging Corp. (Germantown, WI): Carrie Budde, customer service rep.; Diane Knop, customer service rep.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Great Lakes Packaging Corp. (Germantown, WI): Jeff Craig, product mgr., graphics accounts; LeRoy Schramm, planning mgr., new product development.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Great Lakes Corp. (Chicago, IL) has consolidated Chicago operations under one roof, adding 12귔 sq' to its headquarters. The company has also expanded its Palm Coast, FL, facility by 20ꯠ sq'.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Great Lakes Packaging Corp. (Germantown, WI): Charles Maring, Madison, WI, area sales mgr.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Nefab Inc. (Chicago, IL) has appointed Great Lakes Packing Systems, Inc. (Itasca, IL) as its master distributor.
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Mexico beckons U.S. packagers

More visitors from South and North America are expected for Expopak '96, Mexico's largest packaging exhibition, planned for June 25 to 28. U.S. and U.S.-related companies will play a major role.