O. Berk (Union, NJ) can now supply blue and green colored glass containers for applications that require a more upscale shelf appearance such as the cosmetics, health and beauty, vitamin and healthcare markets.
A new low-cost, easy-to-use text display operator panel is available from Aromat (New Providence, NJ). The NAiS® brand ATM-20 stores up to 248 messages with up to 248 scrolling or flashing characters per message for commanding a variety of functions.
SC Johnson Polymer (Racine, WI) was the recipient of the 1997 American Product Excellence Award (APEX), presented by Management Roundtable (Waltham, MA), for a new pigment dispersion resin, Joncryl® HPD 671.
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.
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.