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Metal detectors

Zero Metal-Free Zone metal detectors from Safeline (Tampa, FL) are available in nine different models with various aperture sizes and both ferrous and nonferrous metal sensitivity levels.
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Materials Product Brief
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Electronic printer

The Model J2800 electronic printer from Norwood Marking Systems (Downers Grove, IL) is for in-plant printing of variable product information, such as bar codes, consecutive numbering, real time codes, sell-by dates and product descriptions.
Supplier News
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

International Paper's (Purchase, NY) Akrosil div. acquired Adeptech.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Brown Machine Div. of John Brown Plastics Machinery (Beaverton, MI): Gary C. Armstrong, president.
Controls Product Brief
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Date coder

Markem's (Keene, NH) 9800 Series Touch Dry® date coders are designed to mount on most packaging lines. They can print price, date and lot codes and other variable data at speeds ranging from 140 to 1겨 legends/min on lines running up to 6ꯠ"/min, depending on model.
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Adhesive foam laminate

Cellu-Mask(TM) is a new adhesive foam laminate from Sealed Air (Saddle Brook, NJ) used for cushioning a wide range of products with highly polished or painted metal surfaces.
Controls Product Brief
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Color sensor

SICK Optic-Electronic (Eden Prairie, MN) has introduced the CS Color Sensor, a compact, self-contained, red, green and blue color recognition sensor.
Materials Product Brief
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Self-venting closures

RD Industries (Omaha, NE) now has a product sheet on its Vent-A-Cap® self-venting closures. Includes illustrations and descriptions on the various Vent-A-Cap systems, including Standard, Draw-Off Tube, Shipping Closure, Quick Disconnect, High-Viscosity and Snip Top.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Printpack Inc. (Atlanta, GA) announced a major expansion of its facilities in Grand Prairie, TX.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Intralox Inc. (Harahan, LA): Loren Engstrom, district sales mgr.

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