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Bulk system literature

Flexicon Corp. (Phillipsburg, NJ) introduces a new, six-page color brochure describing two types of bulk bag discharging systems. The BFF Series util-izes a forklifting frame to position bulk bags, and the BFC Series uses a cantilevered I-beam with hoist and trolley, eliminating the need for a forklift.
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MAP brochures

Praxair, Inc. (Danbury, CT) has released two new brochures describing the benefits of modified atmosphere packaging for snack foods. The first brochure describes the benefits of modified atmosphere packaging and nitrogen supply options.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Riverwood Intl. (Atlanta, GA): Octavio Orta, senior vp; W.D. (Don) Tatum, vp, North American packaging operations.
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Supplier news: Achievements

ISO 9001 registration: Schneider Plastics, Inc. (San Marcos, CA); Lumonics Inc. (Kanata, Ontario, Canada); Best Label Co., Inc. (Cerritos, CA).
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Plastofilm Industries Inc. (Wheaton, IL) has announced its expansion into Enniskillen, Northern Ireland.
Machine Product Brief
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Updated liquid fillers for cartons

Elopak's (New Hudson, MI) Pure-Pak® S90UC and Pure-Pak® H90 dual-line carton fillers adapt the company's S90 technology for use in ultra-clean and 1/2-gal applications.
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Recyclable furniture bag

The Recover(TM) bag from U.S. Packaging (Greensboro, NC) is a strong, well-cushioned recyclable furniture bag. Made entirely of International Paper's (Purchase, NY) Camden® Premier kraft paper with a 70% recycled content.
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Stretch wrapper

The Sidewinder® RT (Rotary Tower) series of stretch wrappers from Infrapak (Farmers Branch, TX) is available in semi-automatic and automatic, heavy-duty and regular versions.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Matthews Intl. Corp. (Pittsburgh, PA): Denny Connor, Intl. mktg. mgr.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Spear, Inc. (Cincinnati, OH) and Package Service Co. (Kansas City, MO) have formed a strategic alliance focusing on codeveloping a recently patented label technology.

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