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Temporary relief for OTC convenience packs

FDA postpones May deadline for putting Drug Facts label on convenience-size OTC packages.
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At interpack 2002

NEWS FROM INTERPACK 2002: Packworld.com looks at some of the show’s notable news and products.
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WebPlus: Sites

New or enhanced Web sites
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International agreements

Tetra Pak (Vernon Hills, IL) has formed a strategic relationship with Givaudan (Geneva, Switzerland) and Roche Vitamins Inc. (Parsippany, NJ) to bring product development and marketing solutions to manufacturers of fortified applications.
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International agreements

Southcorp Packaging Ltd. (Adelaide, Australia) has reached an agreement to sell Southcorp Packaging USA, Inc. to a management group lead by its current president and COO, Larry McVicker.
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Domestic acquisitions, agreements

—Impaxx Labels (Schaumburg, IL) has combined its businesses, including Trine Labelling Systems, Label-Aire Inc., and CSA Machine Systems into a focused group to offer packagers a single source for labeling equipment.
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Domestic acquisitions, agreements

—Impaxx Labels (Schaumburg, IL) has combined its businesses, including Trine Labelling Systems, Label-Aire Inc., and CMS Machine Systems into a focused group to offer packagers a single source for labeling equipment.
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Domestic acquisitions,

—Valéron Strength Films (Houston, TX) has officially changed its name from Van Leer Flexibles, L.P. paperloop.com (San Francisco, CA) has joined with with ABB Automation’s (New Berlin, WI) pulp, paper, metal and minerals business to create technical resources, customer applications, and collaborate on B2B transactions for the industry.
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Tomato packing picks up speed

New blow-on print-and-apply labelers at UK tomato packer Hazlewood VHB have vastly improved labeling efficiencies. The Littlehampton, England, firm installed five Sirius labelers in late ’99, three in its Ash facility and two in Littlehampton.
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BIC says 'opaa' to shaver packaging (sidebar)

Automated lines, mostly
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Labeler minimizes downtime at bundler

Dairy Crest of Gloucestershire, England, is the first to install a Harland Zeta thermal-print-and-apply labeler from Harland Machine Systems (Manchester, England).
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Harland Machine Systems Ltd. (Salford, Manchester, England): Juan Montelongo, sales eng.; Bryan Tevepaugh, sales eng.; Thomas Sadoski, sales eng.
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Supplier news: International agreements

National Label Co. (Lafayette Hill, PA) and Harland Machine Systems (Manchester, England) have formed an alliance for the sale and distribution of Harland Labeling Systems throughout North America and Puerto Rico.
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Supplier news: International agreements

National Label Co. (Lafayette Hill, PA) and Harland Machine Systems (Manchester, England) have formed an alliance to sell and distribute Harland Labeling Systems throughout North America and Puerto Rico.
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Supplier news: International agreements

Profile Packaging (Sarasota, FL) and MaSipack USA (San Bernado, Brazil) have signed an exclusive marketing agreement to sell MaSipack vf/f/s machine systems into the NAFTA trading region in North America.
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Supplier news: International agreements

Profile Packaging (Sarasota, FL) and Yokohama Machinery Corp. (Yokohama, Japan) have signed an exclusive marketing agreement to sell Yokohama fill-seal machine systems in North and South America.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

York Tape and Label Co. (York, PA) broke ground for its new 153ꯠ-sq-ft, state-of-the-art plant for production and printing of p-s labels, as well as the machine systems div.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Superior Label Systems Inc. (Cincinnati, OH): Glen Mavity, mgr. of Superior Machine Systems.