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

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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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Pactiv (Houston, TX) acquired the business and assets of Lux Packaging, Ltd. (Waco, TX).
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

Ionizing air blower

The NeutroAir ionizing air blower from Tantec (Schaumburg, IL) is a stand-alone static eliminator that uses a high-pressure fan to move high-velocity ionized air to neutralize a product's surface.
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Supplier news: Achievements

Society of Plastic Engineers (Brookfield, CT) awarded its 1995 International Award in Business Management to Frank R. Nissel, president of Welex Inc.
Materials Product Brief

Stock labels packet

Diagraph® (Earth City/St. Louis, MO) has introduced the Custom and Stock Labels, Ribbons and Consumables brochure. This guide helps customers choose the right face stocks, coatings, adhesives and liners for specific label applications.



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