Packaging Materials

Eastman Introduces the Next Generation of PET

New ParaStar resins offer significant performance, economic and environmental benefits to beverage brand owners and converters Chicago, Ill. (October 30, 2006)- Eastman Chemical Company, the world's largest producer of PET for packaging, introduces the next generation of PET resins. Named ParaStar, these innovative resins offer enhanced bottle clarity, product purity, production and supply chain...

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Case/Tray Packer accelerates low-volume operations.
Packers

Case/Tray Packer accelerates low-volume operations.

Invex(TM) incorporates flexibility of electronic motion controls in 12 case/tray per minute unit that provides smooth, quiet operation. Programmable motors are adaptable to run range of products and facilitate changeovers. OMAC Packaging Guidelines standards-based connectivity and IEC conforming software structure makes Invex PackML- and PackTags-ready. Along with software modularity, it offers...

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Labelers

Packaging System ensures 100% pack sequence verification.

In addition to packaging products to be shipped, PriorityPak(TM) System scans bar codes, weighs item, and applies shipping labels. Smart-sensing technology scans item's dimensions to deliver correct amount of Cold Seal® cohesive-coated material from 2 supply rolls. Item is automatically weighed, postage is calculated, and before system forms package, it prints and applies shipping label to...

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Cans

Aimia Foods Launches Its New Galaxy® Hot Chocolate Bliss Drink Mix in Sonoco Sono-Wrap® Pack

CHICAGO, Oct. 31 -- Pack Expo 2006 -- Being the first in a new package is bliss for Aimia Foods, which recently introduced Galaxy® Hot Chocolate Bliss, a traditional hot chocolate drink, in Sonoco's Sono-Wrap® single-wrap paperboard package, Europe's first use of the innovative rectangle-shaped can for hot chocolate. Sonoco is supplying Aimia Foods with a 103 x 99 x 155mm (400 gram) Sono-...

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Cans

KP Nuts Gives the Holiday Snack Market a New Reason to Celebrate with a Vivid New Paperboard Can from Sonoco

CHICAGO, Nov. 1 -- PACK EXPO -- The holidays will be especially colorful this year as United Biscuits' KP Nuts unveils new Christmas-themed paperboard cans from Sonoco. The six-color litho-printed paper labels on the cans of peanuts feature festive eye-catching, shiny, varnish-enhanced graphics and an elegant silver cap. It is the perfect pack for holiday celebrations, says United Biscuits' Dave...

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Packaging Machinery

Packaging System creates inflatable cushioning on-demand.

Creating up to 40 sq-ft of material per minute, NewAir I.B.(TM) 600 automatically inflates and dispenses Â-¾ in. Barrier Bubble® cushioning material, which provides protection and maintains cushioning properties throughout shipping cycle. All-electric system measures 41½ x 36 x 72 in., and can be coupled with several options that fit into any packaging line, including...

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Bulk Containers promote application versatility.
Containers

Bulk Containers promote application versatility.

Measuring 44 in. high, KitBin® XT bins combine locking wall design, impact-resistant HDPE structural foam construction, and temperature resistance from -0 to +140°F with ability to handle 2,200 lb each. Panels and stabilizing clips permit joining of second layer of walls to make 2-story container. While design permits 3 or 4 walls to be set in-place, clips allow top half of sidewall...

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Packaging Materials

Altera and White Electronic Designs Partner on Specialized Mil/Aero FPGA Packaging

First With Secure, Small Form-Factor Options for Military Applications San Jose, CA and Phoenix, AZ, Nov. 20, 2006-Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) and White Electronic Designs Corporation (NASDAQ: WEDC) today announced a partnership that will enable military and aerospace customers access to a broad variety of packaging options for FPGAs that meet the rigorous requirements of defense...

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Software

MARKEM Awarded SAP Interface Certification

PACK EXPO Booth S-2212 KEENE, N.H. (October 26, 2006) - MARKEM Corporation, a trusted world leader in product identification and traceability solutions, announced today that it has been awarded SAP® interface certification for the CoLOS(TM) Exchange(TM) interface, providing peace of mind for manufacturers who need dependable connections between SAP and the factory floor. The CoLOS Exchange...

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Inks

Epoxy Hole Plugging Ink is platable.

Model THP-100DX1 single-part, thermally cured hole plugging ink is formulated as high Tg, low CTE material for high performance applications. It is available in standard bulk packaging and in prefilled cartridges to fit Mass automated hole plugging machines.

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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience
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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience

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