Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Wilson, NC, container plant received Supplier of the Year award from Perdue Farms, Inc. The company's Los Angeles, CA, paperboard mill was a winner in the Waste Reduction Awards Program sponsored by the California Integrated Waste Mgmt.
BDF-1000 is a moisture barrier shrink film from Cryovac (Duncan, SC), Suitable for a variety of food products with critical shelf lives, including trayed pasta, specialty baked goods, nuts, powders and dehydrated food products.
Hoppmann's (Chantilly, VA) three-part assembly system accurately assembles spout to cap to overcap at speeds to 430 parts/min. Parts are oriented diameter to diameter and exit centrifugal feeders onto an accumulation in-line conveyor.