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Induction sealing on untreated glass

Enercon Industries (Menomonee Falls, WI) has developed new waxless foils that enable untreated glass jars to be induction sealed at high speeds. Previously, glass containers had to be treated in order to accept a foil inner seal.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Alloyd Co., Inc. (DeKalb, IL) is investing $5 million to expand its headquarters by adding a calendering line. Production is scheduled to begin in early 1997.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

HK Systems, Inc. (New Berlin, WI) acquired the Material Handling Systems Div. and VantageWare Software Subsidiary of Western Atlas Inc. (Hebron, KY).
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Supplier news: International agreements

DuPont Packaging and Industrial Polymers (Wilmington, DE) will invest more than $15 million at its DuPont Packaging France S.A. shrink film production facility in Le Trait, France.
Controls Product Brief
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Manual dumping station

Flexicon (Phillipsburg, NJ) has developed a Manual Dumping Station configured for direct connection to flexible screw conveyors. It collects dust created during manual dumping of powder and bulk solid materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers.
Materials Product Brief
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Foam-in-place system

Instapak® 900 from Sealed Air (Danbury, CT) is an electric foam-in-place packaging system with metering pumps that measure and control precise amounts of chemical mixtures and dispense them in proper ratios.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Tri-Seal Intl. Inc. (Blauvelt, NY): Richard McKenna, vp, sales.
Controls Product Brief
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Filling systems brochure

Autoprod Inc. (Clearwater, FL) has released a four-page, full-color brochure, "The new generation of Autoprod filling systems." It provides an overview and technical details on Autoprod's Gold(TM) and Gold Plus(TM) CIP/SIP technologies, filling systems and margarine fill/seal/cap systems.
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Supplier news: Achievements

ISO 9002 certification: Atlantis Plastics, Inc. (Atlanta, GA) for its third stretch film facility.
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Products catalog

Nadel Industries Inc. (Port Chester, NY) is offering a full-color catalog featuring its complete line of packaging products including jars, pots, compacts, mirrors, lipstick containers and other cosmetics accessories.

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