–Yupo Corp. (Chesapeake VA) has restructured its internal technical and sales resources. Mike Licata will now serve as dir. technical sales in the application dept. Mike Cafiero as dir. sales IML and Andrew Madden as dir. sales direct thermal and pressure sensitive.
–Sato America Inc. (Sunnyvale CA) appointed Norihiko Fujinami as accounting manager. Also appointed was Robert Lanzendorf as OEM sales and marketing manager.
–Delta Systems (Rogers AR) appointed Jake Bushey to the position of president and COO.
–Plassein Intl. (Willington CT) promoted Tom Crosson as vp gen. manager of its Longview TX and Thomasville NC facilities.
–Avery Dennison (Painesville OH) appointed David Martin to vp gen. manager of the premium packaging and pharmaceutical div. of Fasson Roll North America.
–Westvaco Brand Security (Stanford CT) named Kurt Mather Global Security Technical Service Manager for the wholly owned subsidiary of MeadWestvaco Corp.
–New appointments at Cargill Dow LLC (Minnetonka MN) are as follows: Lisa Owen commercial leader rigid packaging; Robert Springs managing director Europe Cargill Dow BV; and James Hobbs commercial dir. Packaging Cargill Dow LLC.
–Ranpak Corp. (Concord Township OH) promoted David Gabrielsen to president and CEO.
–Impaxx Inc. (Schaumburg IL) appointed Stuart Moss to vp sales and marketing of Impaxx Machine Systems.