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Materials Product Brief

Beverage closure

Alcoa Closure Systems' (Indianapolis, IN) Double-Lok® beverage closure is now available in 28- and 38-mm sizes. Single-serve through 3-L sizes are available.
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Materials Product Brief

Reclosable blister

The Twister Blister from Inline Plastics (Milford, CT) is a two-piece blister package that serves as a reusable container. A base is attached to a paperboard card and a second plastic piece twists on or off.
Supplier News

Supplier news: Achievements

Lantech Inc's (Louisville, KY) Q-Series won the National Society of Professional Engineers new product award.
Materials Product Brief

Preassembled shippers

Preassembled corrugated shipping boxes from Technology Container (Shrewsbury, MA) ship flat and set up automatically. Eliminates taping and stitching hazards and expense.
Machine Product Brief

Wraparound case packer

The Cetra® Presto 35 high-speed wraparound case packer from Newtec (St. Louis, MO) offers continuous motion, integrated product handling, accessibility and washdown provisions.
Controls Product Brief

Carton closing brochure and video

Stanley Bostitch (East Greenwich, RI) has introduced a 10-minute video and brochure on its Fastpack(TM) automatic and semi-automatic carton closing product line that features either tape or staples.
Supplier News

Supplier news: In Memoriam

John G. "Jack" Hendrickson of Welex Inc. (Blue Bell, PA) died recently at the age of 65.
Materials Product Brief

Permeation instruments

Modern Controls (Minneapolis, MN) has announced the Mocon® Aromatron Series of instruments designed to measure the permeability, solubility, diffusivity and precise transmission rate of organic vapors through films and packages.
Materials Product Brief

Induction sealing system

The 4kW Integral II induction sealing system from Enercon (Menomonee Falls, WI) is capable of sealing closure sizes from 20 to 120 mm at speeds over 100 ft/min.
Controls Product Brief

Field data recorder

Lansmont's (Monterey, CA) Shock and Vibration Environment Recorder measures drop heights, impacts, vehicle motion, temperature and humidity during transportation and distribution.



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