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Transfer system and magazine loader

R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) has introduced two robotic systems for food, beverage and pharmaceutical packagers. The Flexible Transfer System allows transfer of solid products from a conveyor into cartons erected on a Jones CMV cartoner.
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Recycled bubble cushioning

Sealed Air's (Saddle Brook, NJ) AirCap® and Polycap® bubble cushioning materials are now made with a minimum of 30% recycled plastic, not including internal scrap, and at least 15% post-consumer content.
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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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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Lawson Mardon Packaging (Bristol, UK): Armin Weinhold, COO , Healthcare/Cosmetics Business Sector.
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Compact case sealer

Marq Packaging Systems (Yakima, WA) has introduced the Model 2105 Side Lug Uniform Case Sealer. It measures 75" L and can seal up to 15 cases/min, operating up to three shifts a day.
Materials Product Brief
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Vertical form/fill/seal

Triangle Package Machinery (Chicago, IL) has introduced the Acceleron Advantage, a new vertical f/f/s machine with 40% fewer parts. Forming tube assemblies are now changed simply by releasing two hand clamps, sliding out the old assembly, then sliding in and clamping another.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Allen-Bradley (Milwaukee, WI) and Reliance Electric (Mayfield Heights, OH) have combined their drive systems businesses to form A-B Reliance Drive Systems.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Green Bay Packaging (Green Bay, WI) is building a new 220ꯠ-sq-ft corrugated container facility in Coon Rapids, MN.
Machine Product Brief
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Thermal label printer

Doran Scales (Batavia, IL) has introduced the SSP Thermal Label Printer, an easy-to-use industrial-quality bar code printer that operates at 1", 1.5" or 2"/sec speeds.
Materials Product Brief
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Repulpable splicing tape

tesa 51441 repulpable, single-coated flatback tape for core starting, end tabbing and butt splicing of heavy corrugated is available from tesa tape (Charlotte, NC).

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