The Multivac Board of Directors has appointed 20+ year Multivac veteran Jim Campbell as its new president/CEO of Multivac, Inc., manufacturer of thermoform fill-seal rollstock packaging solutions, robotic loading, chamber vacuum packaging machines, traysealers, shrink tanks, and both cross-web and inline labelers for food, medical and consumer product applications.
Multivac, Inc. has announced the launch of Direct Packaging Solutions (DPS) business unit geared to the unique requirements of small and mid-sized food processors and packagers as well as food service operations throughout the United States.
Companies:Pro Mach, Inc. has acquired Allpax Products, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of sterilization, material handling and automated controls systems for food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. The acquisition will add retort and sterilization capabilities to Pro Mach's diverse portfolio of packaging equipment solutions.
Elected to four-year terms on the Board of Directors at the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute are (from left) John Raterman, vice president North American sales at Nordson Corp.; Glenn Siegele, president of Omega Design Corp.; Randy Spahr, vice president of Packaging Machines Intl.; and Andrew Zucaro, president of Azco Corp.
Multivac (Kansas City, MO): Michel L. Defenbau, CEO, Multivac North and Central America.Klöckner Medipak (Clearwater, FL): Dirk Briskorn, president; Bill Whitesel, vp of operations; Paul Williams, vp, sales, marketing and service.Slautterback Corp.