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More than 2,300 visitors is 12% increase over 2013 event
The slitter/rewinders, intended for Bemis’s recapitalization program, are expected to bring added productivity and ergonomics
Dual motor drive retrofit reportedly allows older sheeters to remain competitive
The event is expected to draw record numbers of exhibitors in a record amount of space, and to be the most NPE in history
The SWIFT system is said to allow brand protection and security at high volumes for an affordable cost
Duropack, now part of DS Smith, has raised its market share in Europe and sharpened its focus on packaging, reports OEP
Company will launch enhancements to the integration with EskoArtwork at the upcoming DSCOOP X event
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PAWCATUCK, CT | Davis-Standard will host its workshop on “The Basics of Plastics Extrusion” October 16 and 17, 2012, at company headquarters in Pawcatuck. The comprehensive two-day class will cover the fundamentals of plastics extrusion, as well as the composition and properties of various polymers and the mechanics of essential downstream processes. Seminar topics include extruder components, temperature control, maintenance, and screw design.
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