Hoffman (Anoka, MN) introduces Watershed™ enclosures, a line of stainless steel freestanding and wall-mount enclosures designed to help prevent accumulation of contaminants by eliminating areas where water can pool.
Head engineers from Anheuser-Busch, General Mills, Hershey Foods, Nabiscoand Procter & Gamble begin a dialogue with machinery and controls suppliers on motion control standards for packaging. Part one.
"Manufacturers who have vision are already source tagging. Now we must convince the rest of them that source tagging is in their best interest." Such was the message delivered by Enzo Cerra, senior vp of marketing for Largo, FL-based Eckerd Corp., to packagers, manufacturers and retailers at a recent meeting of the RF Users Group in Chicago last month.
Poly-Seal Corp. (Baltimore, MD) received the 1997 Manufacturer of the Year award from the National Assn. of Container Distributors (NACD). NACD announced recipients of the 1997 Henry Hoffman Memorial Scholarship Fund: Tara Lynn Martin, Clemson Univ., and Andrew Wollam, Michigan State Univ.