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  • Bulk Bag Closing Device

    January 9, 2015

    Vibra Screw Inc. offers a new bulk bag closing device designed to quickly, safely stop flow from partially discharged bulk bags. The lightweight, pneumatically-operated device uses dual blades vs. pinching devices to more effectively seal the bag opening at the center so the operator can tie it off...

  • Pharma Tech Industries Names Director of Business Development

    January 6, 2015

    Pharma Tech Industries, one of the largest pharmaceutical contract manufacturers and packagers of powder products in the world, has added Dennis J. Kinsey as director of business development. With more than 30 years of industry experience, Kinsey has applied his supply chain and operations...

  • Burrow Industries, Inc.

  • Spee-Dee Appoints David Navin President and CEO

    December 17, 2014

    David Navin has been appointed president and CEO of Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery Inc. Navin will continue overseeing new business and product development for the food, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries. Navin began his career at Spee-Dee in 1987, and left 10 years later to create a new...


  • Bulk Bag Unloader with Arch-Breaker Spindle

    December 11, 2014

    This bulk bag unloader features an arch-breaker spindle mounted with flexible blades that extracts dry powdered chemicals without jamming, bridging, or compaction. Typical materials handled with the unit include lime, soda ash, polymers, and powdered activated carbon (PAC). The unit is spring...

  • Iris Diaphragm Valve for Big Bag Discharge Stations

    December 9, 2014

    The Mucon JS iris diaphragm valve is specifically designed for fitting to big bag discharge stations for the controlled emptying of product. Available in three sizes – 12-, 15-, and 18-in.-diam – the valve is suitable for dry powder materials up to 62 lb/cu ft. The single diaphragm and...

  • Fine Powder Bagging Machines

    December 4, 2014

    The Concetti Group is offering the IGF bagging machine range for various types of pre-made bags and the Continua for FFS bags. Both models feature devices that allow for fast and accurate dosing and filling of powders, including those that are extremely fine, highly aerated, and difficult to handle...

  • Corrugated, Paperboard Box Demand to Exceed $39 Billion

    December 3, 2014

    Corrugated and paperboard box demand in the U.S. is forecast to increase 2.6 percent per year to $39.4 billion in 2018, improving from the performance of the recession-impacted 2008-2013 period. Gains will be driven by a rebound in manufacturing output and continued expansion of the overall economy...

  • Bulk Bag Conditioner Discharges Compacted Ingredients

    December 3, 2014

    Spiroflow Systems offers a compact and efficient bulk bag conditioner for successful discharging of compacted solid ingredients. It easily and effectively breaks up solid ingredient contained within bulk bags, typically requiring only 1–3 “squeezes” to do the job. Simply move the...