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Motorized rollers

The Power Moller is an internally powered, motorized roller used in conveyor systems and material handling equipment. Somfy Systems (Cranbury, NJ) now offers an eight-page bro-chure on its Power Moller line.
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Controls Product Brief
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Heat sealing products

United Silicone (Lancaster, NY) offers a full line of flexible silicone rubber products for use in heat seal packaging applications, including rollers, platens, custom heat seal dies and squeeze bars.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Ball Corp. (Muncie, IN): R. David Hoover, executive vp and CFO; David B. Sheldon, executive vp, North American packaging operations; William A.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

American Excelsior Co. has expanded and relocated its New Jersey manufacturing and sales facility from South Hackensack to Edison, NJ.
Controls Product Brief
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Plastic syringe filler

Chase-Logeman's (Greensboro, NC) Model 611 filling machine fills plastic syringes with liquids or gels as viscous as 500ꯠ centipoise. It uses a specially designed pneumatically actuated dispensing valve for accurate filling at speeds to 25 syringes/min.
Materials Product Brief
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TE fitments for gabletops

Portola Packaging (San Jose, CA) has introduced a new line of LDPE TE fitments for half-gal and 2-L gabletop paperboard cartons. The EL 64 extended-life molded-membrane fitment consists of a threaded closure and overcap, plus a membrane with a pull ring inside for added tam-per evidence.
Machine Product Brief
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Shrink wrappers

The Babypack and Dibipack 4255 portable one-step seal/shrink wrap machines from Dibipack (Passaic, NJ) eliminate the need for a separate L-sealer and tunnel.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Teknor Apex Co. (Pawtucket, RI): Tina Soares, customer service mgr. for the Plastics Div.; Robert Duarte, dir. of manufacturing at Teknor Color Co.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Ranpak Corp. (Concord Township, OH): Doug Bible, Northwest regional sales mgr.; Andrew J. Kisela, Jr., national accounts mgr. for Government/Aerospace; Jason L.
Materials Product Brief
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Microflute corrugated

International Paper, Containerboard and Kraft Div. (Memphis, TN), has introduced a new line of microflute corrugated mediums and specialty lightweight printing substrates that combine the strength of corrugated with the graphic appeal of bleached board.

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