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Stand-up pouch filler/sealer

The General Packer Model GP-1000 ST from Amplas (Green Bay, WI) automatically fills and seals preformed, stand-up, zippered or non-zippered pouches at speeds to 50/min.
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Supplier News
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Independent Can Co. (Belcamp, MD) added an 80ꯠ sq', $2 million distribution center to its headquarters. Full utilization is scheduled for early 1997.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Containers Northwest Corp. changed its name to CNC Containers Corp. (Tumwater, WA), which serves as the parent company over its joint-venture interest in Containers Southwest L.L.C.
Controls Product Brief
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Catalog supplement

McKernan Packaging Clearing House (Reno, NV) now sends a monthly Packaging Clearing House Catalog supplement to preferred customers that describes new items available since the last catalog publication date.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (N. Kingstown, RI) plans to increase its production of metallized OPP film from 20 million lb/yr to 30 million lb/yr by adding a third line at its headquarters.
Materials Product Brief
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Nonskid additive

Ludox® 3000 is a thin, transparent liquid from Michelman (Cincinnati, OH) that, when applied to recycled and mottled-white substrates, provides nonskid properties.
Machine Product Brief
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Filling and screw capping

Information sheets from Chase-Logeman (Greensboro, NC) detail the FCC line of automatic liquid filling and screw capping. The FCC line can fill and apply the screw cap in successive operations while the normally unstable container is controlled in the starwheel.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Augros, Inc. (Clark, NJ): Anthony Spinozzi, dir., Prestige product sales.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Barber-Coleman Co. (Loves Park, IL) will distribute Balluff, Inc.'s (Florence, KY) linear position transducers, sensors and automatic ID systems.
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Reusable packs could diminish corrugated demand

Although the environment is no longer a hot packaging issue in the U.S., global companies must contend with European regulations that target shipping containers and other transport packaging.

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