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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Schwerdtel Corp. has opened a new 4ꯠ-sq' facility located at 230 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ, 07444, phone: 201/616-1700; fax: 201/616-5363.
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Machine Product Brief

Bar code scanner

Automated Packaging Systems (Streetsboro, OH) introduced a new bar code scanner from Accu-Sort Systems that works in- line to ensure readable printed bar codes.
Machine Product Brief

Metal detector

The DSP 2 waterproof metal detector from Graseby Goring Kerr (Amherst, NY) works in washdown environments. Is designed to detect metal in conductive foods such as meat, bread and cheese.
Materials Product Brief

Self-adhesive temperature labels

Telatemp's (Fullerton, CA) Temp Labels document the quality of temperature-sensitive products, materials or equipment during shipment or storage.
Supplier News

Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Crown Machinery Div. (West Chicago, IL) and Simplimatic Eng. Co. (Lynchburg, VA) have been combined in the new Crown Packaging Systems Div. of Crown Cork & Seal; both will be identified as part of Crown-Simplimatic (Baltimore, MD).
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Supplier news: Achievements

ISO 9001 registration: Marsh Co. (Belleville, IL); Green Bay Packaging's (Green Bay, WI) Shipping Container Div.; H.G. Weber & Co., Inc. (Kiel, WI).
Controls Product Brief

Straight-wall containers

Designed for use in manufacturing applications for shipping, work-in-process and storage, two new sizes of straight-wall containers are now available from Buckhorn (Milford, OH).
Materials Product Brief

L-bar sealers

Rennco (Homer, MI) has introduced two L-bar sealers that use constant-heat sealing bars, eliminating maintenance associated with seal wires and Teflon seal pads.
Materials Product Brief

Materials handling video

FlexLink Systems Co. (Bethlehem, PA) has released a 40-min video for materials handling professionals that addresses design and production questions.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Jefferson Smurfit Group p.l.c. (Dublin, Ireland): Patrick Wright, president and COO; Peter Webster, chairman and CEO of Smurfit Ireland/U.K.



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