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  • Cheer Pack North America Expanding Manufacturing Operations in West Bridgewater

    Cheer Pack North America LLC, a focused solution provider for brand owners looking at production capabilities for their spouted flexible packaging requirements, is planning to relocate its manufacturing facility from Plymouth, MA to West Bridgewater, MA as part of a major capital expansion. The...

  • Delumper Bagstation Compact Bag Dump and Product Conditioning System

    The Delumper Bagstation is a pre-engineered bag dump system designed for unloading, de-agglomerating, and freshening of lumpy bagged solids while efficiently introducing them into a production process. The unit is designed to facilitate convenient manual opening of small to medium-sized bags...

  • TAPPI Announces Board of Directors Election Results

    Michael Exner, (RockTenn), Steven J. Shifman (Michelman Inc.), and E. Clayton Teague (National Nanotechnology Coordination Office – Retired) were elected TAPPI's new directors and will begin their three-year terms in March 2012. They will join Norman F. Marsolan and Thomas J. Garland who...

  • Volkmann Introduces RNT-CON Rip-and-Tip Dump Station

    March 21, 2012

    Volkmann’s RNT-CON contained rip-and-tip dump station allows for dust- and contamination-free opening and discharging of high-quality, high-potency powders and fines from bags, boxes, and small containers. This ensures safe, hygienic handling of these materials and helps processors meet...

  • Tetra Pak Opens Packaging Material Factory in Finland

    Tetra Pak has opened its new packaging material factory in Finland. Located in the town of Imatra and with a planned capacity of 500 million packages per year, the facility will expand Tetra Pak’s gable top capacity for Northern Europe. The laminated paper board used to produce the packaging...

  • TAPPI’s New Daniel Siegel Memorial Scholarship to Be Offered in Field of Packaging

    The Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI) will offer a new scholarship designed for students pursuing a career in the field of packaging thanks to a recent gift. The Daniel Siegel Memorial Scholarship was funded by the Siegel family and MICA Corp. in honor of Daniel Siegel,...

  • Electronic Air Pressure Valve Packer

    The Model A1000 electronic air pressure packer utilizes a load cell and a user-friendly Model IDS440HS digital weigh indicator/controller for bagging fine, medium, and course dry materials. This model offers production rates of 4 to 8+ bags per minute with weight accuracy of +/- 3 to 5 oz (2 sigma...

  • THP5500 High-Speed Bagging System

    The THP5500 is an automatic bagging system that features servo bag handling and transfer. The THP5500 is a high-speed bagging system for packaging 20-110 lb of product in multi-wall bags at speeds up to 1440 bags per hour. Other features include: fully automatic operation; an integral sealer that...

  • Polycarbonate-Encased Bulk Bag Unloader with Explosion Protection Design

    This bulk bag unloader system is designed for use in highly contaminant-sensitive process areas handling bulk materials known to generate combustible dusts. A 9.525mm, polycarbonate encasement surrounds the bulk bag unloader to prevent migrant dusts that piggyback on the exterior of bulk bags from...

  • Model AP2600 Fully Automatic Filling System for Open-Mouth Bags

    The AccelPak Model AP2600 fully automatic filling system for open-mouth bags makes use of vertical bottom-up filling technology to fill bags with dry solids and powder products. The AP2600 frame can be built in mild steel with a powder coat finish or in stainless steel. All product contact surfaces...