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Supplier news: International agreements

Motoman, Inc. (West Carrollton, OH) and Yaskawa Electric Corp. (Kitakyushu, Japan) have jointly created an Advanced Control Systems Div. to serve North and South American factory automation markets.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Crellin, Inc. (Chatham, NY) has changed its name to Sonoco Crellin; the company was purchased by Sonoco Products Co. in '93.
Machine Product Brief
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Piston fillers

All-Fill's (Exton, PA) AFI/Hunter line of volumetric piston filling systems are suited for food, cosmetics, drugs and chemical applications.
Materials Product Brief
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Corrugated pallet

Smurfit Pallet Systems, div. of Jefferson Smurfit (St. Louis, MO) will introduce the Payload(TM) III Pallet, a versatile, heavy-duty corrugated pallet.
Machine Product Brief
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Static-resistant conveyor links

Intrinsically Static Dissipative (ISD(TM)) links from Flexlink Systems (Bethlehem, PA) are used with conveyor systems to provide virtually static-free conveyor operation, says the company.
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Ink-jet printer

Videojet's (Wood Dale, IL) Apollo ink-jet imager prints UPC-SCS or UCC/EAN bar codes, as well as text or graphics, onto porous materials such as corrugated containers.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

R.A. Jones & Co., Inc. (Cincinnati, OH) and Food Machinery Sales, Inc. will create and sell integrated product handling and collating, wrapping and cartoning equipment.
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Guide rail clamps

AMBEC's (Owing Mills, MD) Quick Clamps facilitate changing guide rail spacing without hand tools. Operators simply pull up the handle, set the clamp to a new position and press down to lock it in place.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Milltronics (Arlington, TX): Jack Evans, national sales mgr.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

ABB Flexible Automation (New Berlin, WI): Silas Nichols, president, Products and General Industry Systems div.

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