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A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp.: Hot melt case erector/sealer

Running at speeds to 15 cases/min, the Pro Forma 112 hot melt case erector/sealer from A-B-C Packaging Machine (Tarpon Springs, FL) is designed for low-volume applications.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Key Technology, Inc. (Walla Walla, WA): Randy Unterseher, product mktg. mgr., specialized conveying systems.
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Supplier news: Achievements

Grafco PET Packaging Technologies (Hanover, MD) has received the National Employer Leadership Council's 1998 School-to-Work Award.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (N. Kingstown, RI): David S. Klopp, acct. exec., Torayfan line of OPP film products.
Materials Product Brief
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Eastman Chemical Company: Bottled water resin

Eastapak Aqua polymers from Eastman Chemical (Kingsport, TN) are designed specifically for manufacturing bottled water containers. The PET resins are said to offer superb clarity while meeting strict standards for not changing the taste of the water in the bottle.
Controls Product Brief
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George Gordon Assoc., Inc: Automated layer pack case loading system

Layer Pac Model LP-1000 case loading system from George Gordon Associates (Nashua, NH) forms layers on a live matrix generating table to eliminate back pressure.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

The Blackstone Group's (New York, NY) private equity fund, Blackstone Capital Partners III, has signed an agreement to invest in Graham Packaging Co.
Controls Product Brief
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TAKK Industries Inc: Static eliminator bar

Takk Industries' (Cincinnati, OH) Model 90 Static Eliminator Bar provides heavy-duty, ultra-high positive and negative ion output for maximum performance.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Klockner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA): Michael Tubridy, vp, sales and mktg.; Shawn Somerday, plant mgr., Barrier Films subsidiary.
Materials Product Brief
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Perfecseal, a Bemis Co.: Top web for medical use

Perfecseal (Philadelphia, PA) has developed PerfecPerf, an all-plastic top web for medical packaging. The structure uses controlled perforations in the exterior polyester layer that allows the film to fracture with a clean tear path and gives the user three ways to open the package: spearing, peeling, or pop-through.

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