New Products

Materials Product Brief
|

Colorant systems

M.A. Hanna Color (Suwanee, GA) has introduced a new line of colorant systems called ComPETe(TM). The new systems-pellets, flakes or liquid color-are designed to improve precision color for PET resins used in packaging applications and are said to provide improvement in color consistency for blow- and stretch/blow-molding processes.
E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
44 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book of our editors’ selections for most innovative package designs of the past year.
Materials Product Brief
|

Custom-embossed closure

The Custom Smooth-Wall Closure with a PE cone liner that can be embossed or debossed with a corporate logo is now available from O. Berk Co. (Union, NJ).
Machine Product Brief
|

Ink-jet printer

Willett America's (Ft. Worth, TX) latest addition to the 400 Series of ink-jet coders is the 450Si. Designed for basic coding applications, this small-character continuous ink-jet printer runs at speeds up to 950'/min using a 7x5 font.
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Vestar Capital Partners of New York, NY, announced the formation of an industrial supply chain management company by joining Russell-Stanley Corp.
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: Achievements

Avon (New York, NY) has awarded its 1996 Supplier Excellence Award for outstanding development and production to Augros, Inc. (Clark, NJ).
Controls Product Brief
|

Real-time support

Selectech-Online from Triangle Package Machinery (Chicago, IL) works with Selectech 32 computer control to provide remote, real-time diagnostics and fine tuning on weighers and baggers.
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: Achievements

Emson Inc. (Bridgeport, CT) was named Supplier of the Year by Mary Kay Cosmetics (Dallas, TX).
Controls Product Brief
|

Linear unscrambler

Model NOL linear unscrambler is New England Machinery's (Bradenton, FL) newest design for delivering rigid plastic conveyors from random bulk supply to continuous-motion conveyors at speeds to 650 containers/min, depending on container size.
Materials Product Brief
|

Horizontal f/f/s system

The Autopouch is Action Packaging Automation's (Roosevelt, NJ) new low-profile horizontal form/fill/seal system. It uses rollstock made from a variety of materials to produce filled pouches in sizes up to 18" x 30" at speeds to 40/min.
Machine Product Brief
|

Metal detector

The Powerphase metal detector from Safeline Metal Detection (Tampa, FL) uses a detection coil design and a signal processing pack to provide high sensitivity.

Pages

Newsletters

Don't miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST
PACKAGE DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT
PACKAGING MACHINERY
SPECIAL INTEREST
PACK EXPO
Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.