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Pro Mach acquires flexible printing company Greydon

Pro Mach expands labeling and coding business and strengthens flexible packaging capabilities with acquisition of Greydon Inc.
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Pro Mach companies appoint four key posts

Axon and Kleenline name new General Managers and Ossid and Benchmark Automation find new regional sales reps.
Pro Mach opens facility in Mexico.
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A permanent presence in Mexico

Pro Mach announces its new Mexico Shared Services facility at EXPO PACK Mexico.
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En EXPO PACK México 2015, Matrix destaca su Máquina Formadora-Llenadora–Selladora Orión, la que es rentable y altamente customizable

Matrix también trae el equipo Toyo Jidoki TT-8D-R para el llenado de líquido en bolsas pre-fabricadas. (Matrix Stand # 1916)
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Fowler appoints Franck Vidal new V.P. of Sales

Fowler Products has appointed Franck B. Vidal to Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Attendees filled the aisles at EXPO PACK Guadalajara 2015.
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A successful second EXPO PACK Guadalajara

The sequel surpassed the success of the 2013 original with more attendees and a larger exposition.
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Acquisition of Pro Mach by affiliates of AEA Investors LP complete

Pro Mach’s management team and employees will continue to operate from their facilities in North America and Europe after today’s completion of its acquisition by affiliates of AEA Investors LP (AEA) from The Jordan Company; financial terms were not disclosed.
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Pro Mach to be acquired by affiliates of AEA Investors LP from The Jordan Company

Pro Mach, Inc., has announced that affiliates of AEA Investors LP (“AEA”) are acquiring the packaging machinery manufacturer from The Jordan Company; the transaction is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2014, and is subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms were not disclosed. The management team will remain intact.
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Pro Mach acquires Pace Packaging

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced the acquisition of Pace Packaging, manufacturer of automated bottle unscramblers and orientors, strengthening its global bottling and capping capabilities.
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Pro Mach acquires Benchmark Automation

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced the acquisition of Benchmark Automation, manufacturer of specialty material handling solutions and packaging equipment; Benchmark complements Pro Mach’s existing material handling product line and strengthens capabilities in the food and bakery markets.
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Andy Monroe named VP of Product and Market Development for Pro Mach’s Bottling & Capping Business Unit

Andy Monroe has been appointed Vice President of Product and Market Development for Pro Mach’s recently established Bottling & Capping Business Unit, which coordinates engineering, manufacturing, marketing, and sales efforts of the Fowler Products, Zalkin, and Federal Mfg. divisions.
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Pro Mach names Alan Shipman to replace retiring Identification & Tracking President Bob Zuilhof

Pro Mach, Inc. has named Alan Shipman President of its Identification & Tracking Group, replacing Bob Zuilhof, who is retiring in June.
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Pro Mach completes acquisition of Zalkin

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced the completion of its acquisition of global capping machinery manufacturer Ets. André Zalkin & Cie; Zalkin’s management team and employees will continue to operate from their facilities in Montreuil L’Argillé and Rueil-Malmaison, France.
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Pro Mach agrees to acquire André Zalkin

In its continued effort to expand globally and strengthen its position as a leading provider of high-quality stand alone and integrated packaging line solutions, Pro Mach, Inc. has agreed to acquire 100% of the shares of Ets. André Zalkin & Cie, global capping machinery manufacturer based in France.
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Pro Mach expands Flexible Packaging Group with acquisition of Tekkra Systems

In order to strengthen its position as a single source provider of integrated solutions, Pro Mach, Inc. has announced that it has acquired the assets of Tekkra Systems, Inc., manufacturer of shrink wrapping and bundling machinery.
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Pro Mach invests in new facility for Federal Mfg.

Because of Federal Mfg.’s expanding sales and need for additional manufacturing and office space, parent company Pro Mach is making a multimillion-dollar investment in a 78,000-sq.-ft. facility in Pewaukee, WI.
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Meet the 2013 ProCustomer Champions of the Year

At Pro Mach's fifth annual ProCustomer® Awards event, three individuals were honored for their initiative and commitment to their customers. Each of the award recipients went above and beyond to ensure that start up and/or line operation were optimum.
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ID Technology celebrates 20 years of labeling, coding, and marking excellence

ID Technology grew from a regional labeling equipment reseller to one of the world’s largest manufacturers and integrators of identification and tracking equipment, peripherals, products, and services. The company’s Model 250 label applicator is the best-selling system nationwide.
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Pro Mach Expands Capabilities With New Flexible Packaging Group

Pro Mach has recently formed a new group that markets, sells, and supports a flexible packaging product line including Matrix vertical/form/fill/seal systems, Toyo Jidoki automated pouch packaging systems, Inever stickpack and sachet packaging systems, and Rennco vertical bagging systems throughout North and South America.
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Brenton celebrates 25 years of packaging machinery manufacturing

Brenton grew from a regional custom manufacturer to a worldwide expert in end of line packaging automation and productivity improvement, offering excellent customer service. Brenton’s product line includes a wide range of case packers, shrink wrappers, palletizers, material handling, and robotic solutions.
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Pro Mach’s ID Technology division acquires Winco ID

Strengthening North America-wide customer support with a sixth regional label converting facility ID Technology aims to provide more access to high-quality labeling, coding, and marking products and services; New Hampshire-based Winco ID provides regional base to enhance service and support for Northeast customers.
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Pro Mach’s ID Technology Division acquires Colet

In order to strengthen service and support for Canadian customers, Pro Mach, Inc. has announced that its labeling, coding, and marking systems division, ID Technology, has acquired Toronto, Ontario-based Colet, a label manufacturer and provider of packaging supplies.
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Pro Mach forms End of Line Distributed Products Group

Pro Mach Inc. has announced the formation of a new End of Line (EOL) Distributed Products Group to enhance sales and marketing support for distributors selling its end of line products which are sold through its specialty packaging distributors including Wexxar/Bel case packers and case sealers, IPak tray and bliss formers, and Orion stretch wrappers.
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Pro Mach’s ID Technology acquires Logmatix

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced that its ID Technology division--manufacturer and integrator of labeling, coding, and marking systems--has acquired Logmatix Labels & Tags, Inc, a leading provider of identification products, services, and support, in order to strengthen its customer service and support, especially in the southeastern U.S.
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Pro Mach acquires KLEENLine Corporation, expands sanitary production and material handling capabilities

Strengthening its position in food-grade product handling and systems integration, Pro Mach, Inc. has acquired KLEENLine Corporation, provider of sanitary production solutions including conveyors, material handling equipment, vision systems, robotics, automation controls, and systems engineering services.
Jason Rein of ID Technology, Tony Francis of Brenton, Mark Anderson of Pro Mach, Mike Alyounes of Ossid
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Three service professionals that truly made a difference

At the fourth annual ProCustomer Awards event, three support and service technicians were honored for their initiative and commitment to their customers. Each of the award recipients overcame tough circumstances to ensure that start up and/or line operation were optimum.
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Pro Mach acquires Federal Manufacturing

Federal Manufacturing, a leading provider of rotary liquid filling packaging machinery based in Milwaukee, WI, will join Pro Mach's Primary Packaging Business Unit, which provides primary and secondary packaging machinery solutions and consumables for many of the world’s most recognized food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and household goods companies.
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Pro Mach names new Latin America sales manager

Pro Mach, Inc., provider of integrated packaging line solutions and machinery, has announced the appointment of Anthony Colquitt as Sales Manager, Latin America.
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Pro Mach expands end-of-line capabilities and case packing footprint with acquisition of Edson Packaging Machinery

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced that it has acquired Edson Packaging Machinery, Ltd, a leading manufacturer of high-performance case packing equipment, based in Hamilton, Ontario.
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Pro Mach names new director of corporate business collaboration

Pro Mach, Inc. has appointed Mark Ruberg as Director of Corporate Business Collaboration.
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A quick run-down on the latest supplier news, mergers, expansions, and people.
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Pro Mach acquires Matrix Packaging Machinery

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced that Matrix Packaging Machinery will join its Primary Packaging Business Unit expanding Pro Mach’s primary packaging solutions.
L to R: Jonny Watkins, Tim Crone, Joe Busha, Mark Anderson
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Three service techs went above and beyond for customers

At the third annual ProCustomer Awards event three service technicians were honored for doing their utmost to assist customers with startup and ongoing support. Read their stories.
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A quick run-down on the latest supplier news, mergers, expansions, and people.
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Pro Mach announces new ownership by The Jordan Company

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced the completion of its acquisition by The Resolute Fund II, L.P., an affiliate of The Jordan Company, from Odyssey Investment Partners, LLC. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
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Pro Mach to be acquired by The Jordan Company from Odyssey Investment Partners

Pro Mach, Inc. has announced a definitive agreement under which The Resolute Fund II, L.P., an affiliate of The Jordan Company, will acquire the company from Odyssey Investment Partners, LLC. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
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Pro Mach Acquires Shuttleworth, Inc.

Pro Mach, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Shuttleworth, Inc., a leading global conveyor automation and product handling machinery manufacturer based in Huntington, Indiana. Shuttleworth, with facilities in Belgium and Malaysia, will become a division of Pro Mach’s End of Line Business Unit.
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PackML World Tour promotes business process improvements through industry standard

PackML World Tour initiative is led by a group of packaging machine builders that are volunteering to present the business benefits of PackML to consumer packaged goods companies (CPGs).
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Track and trace concepts explained

During a Smart Bar briefing on Monday, Jack Roe of LSI explained the two basic concepts behind track and trace of products.
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Pro Mach names new Business Development Manager

Pro Mach, Inc., booth S-956, a leading integrated packaging solutions provider, has appointed Luke Barber, Business Development Manager.
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Mike Knecht, John Hodge, David Roberts, Mark Anderson
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ProCustomer Champions 2010

 
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New ProCustomer initiative ensures peak packaging system productivity

Pro Mach, Inc. booth S-956, launched ProCustomer one year ago, a new initiative designed to ensure that customers maintain peak packaging system productivity through best-in-class standards in aftermarket parts, service, and support.
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Teaching retorts how to communicate

Operations management in all types of manufacturing is under constant pressure to continually achieve efficiency improvements.
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Pro Mach receives 2010 Manny Green Award

Pro Mach has been awarded the first ever 2010 Manny Green Award from Cincy Magazine this month for manufacturing initiatives and product innovations that helped customers improve package sustainability.
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Carrying a torch for sustainable packaging

 A switch to PET jug preforms for lamp fuels improves sustainability and reduces in-transit package damage.
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Pro Mach names new VP/GM of Axon LLC

Pro Mach announces the appointment of Brad Wegner as Vice President and General Manager of its Axon LLC, division, located in Raleigh, North Carolina.
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Pro Mach's Wexxar division acquires IPak

Pro Mach, Inc. announces that its Wexxar Packaging division has acquired IPak Machinery Ltd., a leading designer and manufacturer of corrugated tray forming solutions based in Vancouver, British Columbia.
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John Paxton
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Pro Mach, Inc. announces executive changes

Pro Mach, Inc. announced today that chairman and CEO John W. Paxton Sr. is turning over CEO duties to current president and COO Mark Anderson. Paxton will remain with Pro Mach as chairman. Anderson will become the president and CEO.
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Pro Mach acquires Labeling Systems, Inc.

New division expands labeling, and coding and marking solutions portfolio for Pro Mach.
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Pro Mach names new President of end-of-line packaging business unit

Barry Heiser has been named President of Pro Mach's End-of-Line Business unit.
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Industry Watch

CompaniesNorwood Marking Systems/Allen Coding Systems announced the formation of a distributor agreement between ITW Ltd.  and Allen Codiergeräte GmbH. The agreement gives the ITW companies exclusive rights to distribute the coding and marking equipment designed and manufactured by Germany-based Allen Codiergeräte to all the regions of the world not served by Allen Codiergeräte.
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ID Technology Acquires Markor Marking and Labeling Systems

Pro Mach's ID Technology division has acquired Markor Marking and Labeling Systems, a provider of identification products and services.
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Allpax signs deal to license batch retort process

Allpax, a div. of Pro Mach, has signed a licensing agreement with Zinetec Ltd. of Oxfordshire, England, to become the sole U.S. licensee of the ShakaTM batch retort process.
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Pro Mach's President of End of Line Packaging Mack Greene Retires

Pro Mach, Inc. announced today that Charles M. (Mack) Greene, President of its End-of-Line Business Unit, will retire January 31 this year.
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Visit Pro Mach's booths at Pack Expo

Stop by PACK EXPO booth N-4029 to 4121 and visit Pro Mach's packaging line solutions. Leading companies count on Pro Mach's proven primary, end-of-line, and indentification solutions to make their packaging lines more cost effective and Adventure Free.
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Wexxar Packaging Introduces New Series of Fully Automatic Case Formers

Wexxar Packaging, a division of Pro Mach, will introduce its new WF series of fully automatic case formers at Pack Expo in Chicago (Booth # N4034) this month.
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Axon introduces EZ-SEAL 400SL heat shrinkable sleeve labeling system

Axon, a division of Pro Mach, will introduce its new EZ-SEAL 400SL heat shrinkable sleeve labeling system at Pack Expo in Chicago (Booth #N4032) this month.
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Orion enhances Human Machine Interface on Semi-Automatic, Turntable Stretch Wrapping Systems

Orion Packaging, a division of Pro Mach, will unveil a new digital display and control panel for its semi-automatic, turntable stretch wrapping systems that provides users with easy to understand visual feedback for operating and adjusting the machines.
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Rennco introduces new Centerfold Film Splicer for its vertical bagging and sealing systems

Rennco, a division of Pro Mach, will introduce its Centerfold Film Splicer for its vertical bagging and L-Bar sealing systems at Pack Expo in Chicago (Booth #N4129) this month.
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Allpax to unveil new Shaka R&D retort at Process Expo this month

(Covington, LA.) Allpax Products, a division of Pro Mach, will unveil its new Shaka™ R&D retort this month at the Process Expo tradeshow in Chicago (Booth #6521).
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ID Technology Introduces the Economical Model 220 Label Printer Applicator

ID Technology, a division of Pro Mach, announces the release of its Model 220 Label Printer Applicator. The Model 220 Label Printer Applicator is the newest addition to ID Technology's range of high quality labeling equipment. Designed for low throughput and light-duty applications, the Model 220 is an economical solution for companies just beginning to automate their production and packaging lines.
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EPC Gen2 Ready and New "Bad Tag" Reject

The ID Technology RFID Reject Module can be used with all ID Technology 250 tamp-blow printer applicators.
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ID Technology Introduces MACSA K-1000 Laser Systems

ID Technology, a division of Pro Mach, announces the release of the MACSA K-1000 Laser Coding Systems, designed with the latest in laser technology, more compact and easier to use.
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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.
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New At Pack Expo Product Library

Check out the newest innovation in packaging line solutions at the Pro Mach booths, #N 4029-4142 at Pack Expo. Below are a list of products you can expect to see there...
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GRIPPING PERFORMER. The four-axis case-packing robot's custom end effector lifts and places industrial filters as a group into t
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Robots a perfect fit for packaged solution

Robots handle primary and secondary packaging on a customized turnkey line that collates, cases, labels, and palletizes industrial filters.
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Pro Mach, Inc.’s ID Technology division has acquired The Glennon Group, a provider of labeling, marking, and packaging systems and services throughout the Midwest.
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ID Technology acquires The Glennon Group

Pro Mach's ID Technology div. has acquired The Glennon Group, a provider of labeling, marking, and packaging systems and services throughout the Midwest.
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Pro Mach acquires Allpax Products, Inc.

Pro Mach, Inc. has acquired Allpax Products, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of sterilization, material handling, and automated control systems for the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries.
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Wexxar hires vp of sales, sales manager

Wexxar Packaging has hired Steve Holland, a 22-year veteran in packaging solution sales and management, as vp of sales position for Wexxar Packaging Inc.
Smurfit-Stone introduced a new company logo in support of the company's strategic repositioning. The design combines a contempor
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Pro Mach has acquired the product line and certain assets of Mahaffy & Harder Engineering Co.
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Phoenix Closures, Inc.
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Pro Mach acquires Mahaffy & Harder Engineering

Pro Mach has acquired the product line and certain assets of Mahaffy & Harder Engineering Co., a provider of hf/f/s and tray sealing packaging equipment.
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Brenton acquires Robocaser product line

Pro Mach's Brenton Engineering div. acquired the Robocaser product line from Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc.
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Fleetguard's robotic line

PACK EXPO : Pro Mach's booth featured a highly automated operating line that's set to go into Fleetguard in December 2005. See video
As seen at Pro Mach's booth during Pack Expo Las Vegas, the highly
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Pro Mach's integrated solution

PACK EXPO : Pro Mach's position as one of the largest single-source providers of packaging solutions in North America was emphasized at a press conference on Tuesday, September 27 at Pack Expo Las Vegas (PELV) that also previewed a new installation that leverages Pro Mach's integrated capability.
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See integrated packaging solutions at work at PELV, booths C2522-C2640

Pro Mach, a leading packaging machinery manufacturer in North America, provides integrated packaging solutions for its customers worldwide.Click here to view a PDF of ad.
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People

Greydon appointed Dan Prena area manager for Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana for both OEM and end-user sales.
Nancy Cobb, who wrote the course book now used for the two-day Certified Trainer Program, stands surrounded by a few of her stud
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Training to train

PMMI’s Certified Trainer Program has evolved into a solid two-day course in which packaging machinery OEMs and their customers are finding real value.
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Rohm and Haas (Philadelphia, PA) is relocating its pilot coating and lamination equipment to a new facility at its Ringwood, IL mfg. facility.
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Pro Mach acquires ID Technology

ID Technology (Fort Worth, TX) announces that it has been acquired by Pro Mach, Inc.
Alison Kayser (left), DuPont, medical packaging engineer and Rochester Institute of Technology alumna, and Maura Scanlon, packag
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Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Sealed Air Corp. (Saddle Brook, NJ) has acquired Shanklin Corp. (Ayer, MA). SWF Co. (Sanger, CA) has acquired Salwasser Mfg.
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Domestic acquisitions, agreements

International Paper (Purchase, NY) has offered to purchase all outstanding shares of Champion Intl. (Stamford, CT). International Paper has also signed a memorandum of understanding with Motorola, Inc.
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International agreements

Pro Mach, Inc. (Atlanta, GA) has acquired Belcor Industries Inc. (Richmond, British Columbia, Canada).—Honeywell Engineered Applications & Solutions (Freeport, IL) has acquired the assets of Kohap Engineering Plastics Ltd.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Orion Packaging Systems, Inc. (Memphis, TN) has been acquired by Pro Mach Inc. (Atlanta, GA).
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Pro Mach, Inc. (Atlanta, GA) has acquired Brenton Engineering Co. (Alexandria, MN), Roberts PolyPro, Inc. (Charlotte, NC) and Wexxar Packaging Machinery, Ltd.