—Paxar Corp. (White Plains NY) announced that its Miamisburg OH facility was named one of the 10 best plants in the country by “Industry Week” magazine.
—Packaging Concepts & Design (Madison Heights MI) has been named Contractor of the Year by New Horizons Rehabilitation Service Inc. for its commitment to training and rehabilitation of people with disabilities.
—West Pharmaceutical Services (Lionville PA) has received the Outstanding Supplier of the Year award from Pharmacia & Upjohn.
—Graphic Packaging Corp. (Golden CO) has been recognized with awards from Coors Brewing Co. Hormel and Kraft Foods Inc.
—J. Edward Woods CEO of Gulf States Paper Corp. (Tuscaloosa AL) has been recognized by The Paperboard Packaging Council with its 2000 Robert Gair Award.
—Liberty Carton Co. (Minneapolis MN) has been named Supplier of the Year by Lubrication Technologies Inc.
—Alcon Tool Co. (Akron OH) was honored by 3M as its only qualified knife supplier.
—ISO 9002 certification: Tufco Technologies Inc. (Dallas TX) for its Green Bay WI site.