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F/f/s fact sheet

A new fact sheet from Cryovac (Duncan, SC) describes the Model 2002A, a f/f/s machine for hot and cold pumpable foods. Next generation machine incorporates faster sealing technology with servo-driven film for faster film advance, says the company.
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Horizontal funnel machine

Southern Packaging and Bottling Machinery (Lawrenceville, GA) has introduced a new horizontal funnel machine that forms pouches from rollstock and fills them with dry mix products, rice, candy, instant oats, pharmaceutical products or small medical devices.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Bemis Co., Inc. (Minneapolis, MN) will buy Banner Pkg., Inc. and has entered into a memorandum of understanding relating to the acquisition by Bemis of Banner Packaging, Inc .(Oshkosh, WI).
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Innovative Folding Carton Co. (South Plainfield, NJ): Anita F. Salomon, quality assurance mgr.
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Proximity switches

New inductive proximity switches from efector (Exton, PA) provide extended sensing ranges for applications where limitations in space require a small sensor.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

UCB Films PLC (Watford, Hertfordshire, England) announced a multi-million dollar investment in a new BOPP production plant at its Wigton, UK, site.
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MAP brochure

Praxair's (Danbury, CT) new brochure describes how the use of nitrogen in packaging is a safe way to extend shelf life and preserve the flavors, aroma and colors of a wide range of products.
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Tray erector

Wexxar's (Naperville, IL) "Box-Mate" Model SL-1 Tray Erector automatically erects self-locking trays without the need for adhesives or compressed air, at speeds to 25 trays/min.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Cognex Corp. (Natick, MA) announced that it has acquired Acumen, Inc.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): James R. Altemus, dir., corporate mktg.

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