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Controls Product Brief
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Can closer

Angelus Sanitary Can Machine (Los Angeles, CA) has introduced a new version of its Model 60L can closer. New Model 60L incorporates the single cover feed separator assembly, a new electrical system and stainless steel epoxy paint on nonstainless steel parts as standard features.
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Machine Product Brief
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Air conveyor system

The Surge Controlled air conveyor system from Ouellette Machinery Systems (Fenton, MO) uses a variety of routing devices to provide gentle conveying and handling of bottles.
Supplier News
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Chicago Litho Plate Cos., Ltd. (Glendale Heights, IL) has changed its name to Unitech Prepress Solutions to better describe the firm's expanded service offerings.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Indigo (Woburn, MA): Joseph B. Swaja, dir., product mktg.
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Supplier news: International agreements

ARCO Chemical Co. (Newtown Square, PA) sold its plastics business to NOVA Chemicals (Calgary, Alberta, Canada).
Materials Product Brief
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High-barrier tray

Cryovac North America (Duncan, SC) has introduced the Cryovac® Barrier Foam Tray. Its multi-layer, coextruded barrier film, laminated to the inside surface, allows gas flushing and secure seals on MAP packages.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

MAP Systems Intl. (Des Plaines, IL) has formed as a supplier of vacuumless packaging systems to the food and beverage industries.
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Supplier news: International agreements

Saint Gobain Group (Courbevoie, France) will build a $71 million glass packaging manufacturing facility in Montblanc, Spain.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Printpack, Inc. (Atlanta, GA) will close its San Leandro, CA, and Dayton, OH, converting plants, which were part of its recent acquisition of James River's (Richmond, VA) Flexible Packaging Div.
Machine Product Brief
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Conveyor catalog

A new System Catalog is now available from Hytrol Conveyor (Jonesboro, AR). This 12-page catalog looks at numerous Hytrol systems, with in-depth descriptions and full-color photographs.

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