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Rollguard Cushions the Ride for Roll-Up Doors
Mounting & Attaching Products

Rollguard Cushions the Ride for Roll-Up Doors

Trac-Rite finds a competitive edge in reduced dent damage with recycled fiber cradles Trac-Rite Door was looking for a better, more cost-efficient way to protect its quality roll-up doors from dents during shipping and storage. The answer came in the form of Recycled Fiber roll cradles from Great Northern Corporation's Rollguard® Products. Trac-Rite, a Sun Prairie, Wis., subsidiary of Trachte...

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Shipping Crate handles temperature-sensitive products.
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Shipping Crate handles temperature-sensitive products.

Intended for food and medical products, Cool Crate(TM) consists of interlocking polystyrene foam panels that deliver insulation properties to all sides of palletized load. Users lock bottom and edge panels together, place product inside crate, fill empty space with dry ice or insulating material, secure top, then stretch wrap and band pallet. Crate is suited for shipping beverages, meat, cheese,...

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Roll Cradles protect cylindrical products.
Electronic Components & Devices

Roll Cradles protect cylindrical products.

NFC Narrow Fiber Cradles protect rolled and cylindrical products 4 to 11 in. in dia during shipping, handling and warehousing. Cradles are available in 5, 8, 10, and 11-in. sizes. Made from recycled corrugated fiber pulp, cradles permit placement at any point along length of roll which ensures maximum surface-area support. Molded center perforation makes it possible to use cradles in pairs,...

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Great Northern Corporation Announces Leadership Succession

Annual meeting in April will see Davis become CEO and Raaths become chairman of the board Appleton, Wis. Nov 5, 2007- Robert W. Brown and J. James Davis, founders and co-chairmen of the board of Great Northern Corporation, announced that the company's leadership succession plan will be implemented at the annual meeting in April 2008. At that time, John R. Davis will assume the position of...

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Great Northern Promotes Hietpas to Senior Vice President, Specialty Group

APPLETON, Wis., Oct. 12, 2007-Laminations announces two major personnel changes as part of a top leadership transition that is taking place in the Specialty Group of Great Northern Corporation. Effective Oct. 1, Gary N. Hietpas has been promoted to the position of senior vice president of Laminations. He will serve in his new role until the end of 2008 when he will replace Richard C. Detienne who...

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Great Northern Specialty Group Announces Leadership Transition

President Richard Detienne To Retire End of 2008; Gary Hietpas Will Take the Helm APPLETON, Wis., April 25, 2007 - The leadership of Great Northern Corporation's Specialty Group will change hands at the end of 2008 when Richard C. Detienne will retire and Gary N. Hietpas will become the new president. Detienne, president of Great Northern Corporation's Specialty Group, which includes...

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Rollguard Cushions the Ride for Roll-Up Doors
Mounting & Attaching Products

Rollguard Cushions the Ride for Roll-Up Doors

Trac-Rite finds a competitive edge in reduced dent damage with recycled fiber cradles Trac-Rite Door was looking for a better, more cost-efficient way to protect its quality roll-up doors from dents during shipping and storage. The answer came in the form of Recycled Fiber roll cradles from Great Northern Corporation's Rollguard® Products. Trac-Rite, a Sun Prairie, Wis., subsidiary of Trachte...

Read More »
Shipping Crate handles temperature-sensitive products.
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Shipping Crate handles temperature-sensitive products.

Intended for food and medical products, Cool Crate(TM) consists of interlocking polystyrene foam panels that deliver insulation properties to all sides of palletized load. Users lock bottom and edge panels together, place product inside crate, fill empty space with dry ice or insulating material, secure top, then stretch wrap and band pallet. Crate is suited for shipping beverages, meat, cheese,...

Read More »
Roll Cradles protect cylindrical products.
Electronic Components & Devices

Roll Cradles protect cylindrical products.

NFC Narrow Fiber Cradles protect rolled and cylindrical products 4 to 11 in. in dia during shipping, handling and warehousing. Cradles are available in 5, 8, 10, and 11-in. sizes. Made from recycled corrugated fiber pulp, cradles permit placement at any point along length of roll which ensures maximum surface-area support. Molded center perforation makes it possible to use cradles in pairs,...

Read More »

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