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Materials Product Brief

Nutrition facts printer

Norwood Marking Systems (Downers Grove, IL) has introduced the N5000 Nutrition Facts Printer for use in the meat, poultry and dairy industries as well as by contract and medical device packagers.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO) will sell its New Brunswick, NJ, container plant to Integrated Packaging Corp.
Controls Product Brief

Tray unloading system

Literature is now available on Chase-Logeman's (Greensboro, NC) Model ATU-200 auto-matic tray un-loader. The system allows one operator to unload plas-tic, glass or metal containers at speeds to 300/min.
Materials Product Brief

Plastic corrugated

A new line of HDPE corrugated boxes for use in closed-loop distribution is now available from Technology Container (Shrewsbury, MA). The boxes are preassembled using a proprietary gluing process that allows set-up by simply pushing at opposite corners.
Machine Product Brief

Furniture parts packaging line

Batching Systems (Owings, MD) now offers high-speed, automated packaging lines designed for small parts needed for the ready-to-assemble furniture industry.
Supplier News

Supplier news: International agreements

United Parcel Service (Atlanta, GA) will invest more than $130 million over the next five years to further develop the company's facilities and services in the Asian Pacific region.
Controls Product Brief

Case packer

The Econoline MGC-E case packer from Blueprint Automation (Richmond, VA) packs 1-oz to 10-lb bags into cases at speeds to 90/min. Designed for short production runs, changeovers take only two min.
Supplier News

Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Cincinnati Milacron Plastics Machinery Group (Cincinnati, OH): Rich Waterfield, sales project engineer, service parts dept.
Controls Product Brief

Container packer/unpacker

Campac is a new machine from Krones (Franklin, WI) that packs or unpacks bottles or other rigid containers of unique sizes and shapes. A cam-controlled motion ensures smooth handling to eliminate container damage.
Materials Product Brief

Deli meat data

Cryovac (Duncan, SC) has introduced a data sheet on its Case-Ready packaging system for fresh deli meats and cheeses. The system includes Cryovac's BDF® film and gas-flushed tray, as well as Ageless® oxygen absor-bers.



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