Serving the cosmetic, fragrance, toiletry and non-prescription pharmaceutical industries, HBA Global Expo '95 has a strong packaging emphasis: almost 20% of this year's exhibitors are packaging-related companies.
Kline and Co. (Littleton, MA) is conducting a three-day seminar on training principles and techniques of statistical process control. TQM/SPC Train-the-Trainer seminar will be held in Boston, MA, on June 14-16.
Weigh Right Automatic Scale's (Joliet, IL) new brochure highlights its electronic net weight filling systems. In-cludes weigh count fillers designed for small parts and hardware, vibratory feed fillers and gravity flow weighers for free-flowing and semi-free-flowing materials, as well as fully automatic weighers for rigid container filling.
ISO 9001 certification: CMS Gilbreth Pkg. Systems (Trevose, PA); Rexham Packaging (Greensboro, NC); Turck Inc.'s (Minneapolis, MN) Plymouth, MN, and Golden Valley, MN, plants; Doerfer Engineering a div.
CleanGRIP(TM) 2000 from Michelman (Cincinnati, OH) is a silica-based non-skid material used for coating corrugated and bag stock. Provides a high-performance coating that can be washed down with water.
The Institute of Packaging Professionals (Herndon, VA) has announced two new packaging books. Controlled and Modified Atmosphere Food Packaging is based on presentations from a recent MAP-related conference.