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Key Technology: Key Technology: Vibratory conveyors

Key Technology (Walla Walla, WA) will show its expanded line of Iso-Flo® vibratory conveyors at the show. An improved pivot gate design and new PC-based modular conveyor systems provide easy integration with CPU control systems.
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Nolu Plastics Inc: Sanitary conveyor

Nolu Plastics (Aston, PA) has introduced a sanitary conveyor support system with a solid-back, cavity-free stainless steel guiderail design. It uses an integral Nolu-D UHMW wear-strip to create a USDA/FDA-approved sanitary conveyor support system for food and pharmaceutical packaging.
Materials Product Brief
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Montebello Packaging: Laminate tubes

With a side seam approximately six mm (0.2364") wide, the M-Laminate® line of plastic laminate tubes from Montebello Packaging (Downers Grove, IL) is designed to maximize available graphics space.
Supplier News
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Supplier news: Achievements

The Cosmetic Packaging Group (Union, NJ), a div. of O. Berk Co., achieved the Crystal of Excellence level of the Communicator Award for its 1996 Catalog of Products and Services.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): Andrew H. Johnson, dir. of mktg.
Controls Product Brief
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International Paper: International Paper: International Paper: Packaging web sites

ELF Machines www.elfmachines.com International Paper, Bleached Board Div. www.packaging-board.com MIDPAK www.mnevents.com MM Automated Systems www.labelmill.com Paperboard Packaging Council www.ppcnet.org Ramsey www.ramseytsr.com
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

W.R. Grace Co. (Boca Raton, FL) has entered an agreement to combine its packaging business with Sealed Air Corp. (Saddle Brook, NJ), forming a new company, retaining the Sealed Air name and headquarters.
Controls Product Brief
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Graphic Packaging Intl.: Rotary inserter

Minnesota Automation (Crosby, MN) has developed a patented, six-arm Servo Synchronous Rotary (SSR) Inserter for random product-feed applications. This machine synchronizes placement with the product and matches the insert placing speed to the linear speed of the carton or web to minimize skewing.
Materials Product Brief
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Profile Packaging, Inc: Bag filler

Model CSU 840 Packager from Profile Packaging (Sarasota, FL) fills products such as pet food, dry chemicals, pesticides, lawn products, and cat litter into premade stand-up pouches at rates to 40/min.
Materials Product Brief
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Tri-Seal, a Tekni-Plex Co.: Separating liner

The Tri-Gard® Separating cap liner from Tri-Seal (Blauvelt, NY) lets packagers accomplish two goals at once. The multi-layered liner, already inside the cap when supplied to the packaging line, is induction sealed to a plastic bottle to provide a secure seal and tamper evidence.

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