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EAS packet placer

In a collaboration with Sensormatic Electronics (Deerfield Beach, FL), George Gordon Associates (Nashua, NH) has developed a new machine that places elect-ronic ar-ticle surveilance (EAS) labels or "packets" inside rigid containers.
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Machine Product Brief
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Automatic weigher

Batching Systems (Owings, MD) has introduced its Batchmaster® Fast Automatic Weigher. Unique to this system is a feeder bowl and patent-pending accumulator system that allows constant feeding of product.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Klockner Bartelt/Medipak (Sarasota, FL): John Rogers, general mgr. of exports (Latin America); Dick Templin, natl. sales mgr. of Ho/oonsel Tevopharm Systems; Irv Tucker, engineering mgr.
Machine Product Brief
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Labeling software

Weber Marking Systems (Arlington Heights, IL) has released Legi for Windows 2.0.0., the latest version of the company's Legitronic® labeling software.
Materials Product Brief
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Stretch wrapper with corner post inserter

Newtec's (St. Louis, MO) Muller® 202 Baby Octopus® stretch wrapper has a corner post inserter for more flexibility in variable corner-board heights.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Blueprint Automation (Richmond, VA): James A. Cannavino, vp, sales and mktg.
Controls Product Brief
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Skatewheel conveyor

The Model FX heavy-duty flexible gravity skatewheel conveyor from Hytrol Conveyor (Jonesboro, AR) is designed for applications where the conveyor must be moved to fit a variety of situations, such as loading or unloading trailers.
Machine Product Brief
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Short-run flexo press

Soloflex® 8, a central impression flexographic printing press from Windmoeller & Hoelscher (Lincoln, RI), is designed to optimize short runs using materials up to 24.5" W.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Clawson Container Co. (Clarkston, MI): Ed Moskwa, national account rep. for Western U.S.; Matt Conti, regional sales mgr. for the Southeast; Dave McKenna, regional sales mgr., northern OH; Gavin McKinnis, Canadian sales mgr.
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Dispensing closure

Seaquist Closures (Mukwonago, WI) has developed a child-resistant closure that is also a dispenser. For OTC pharmaceutical products, this closure is said to exceed re-cent requirements for child safety and senior accessibility set by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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