Industry Briefs


The Institute of Packaging Professionals

(IoPP; Naperville, IL) has announced the 2003 AmeriStar Package Competition Call for Entries. Companies involved in the design or manufacturing of a package produced after January 1, 2002, are invited to enter. The deadline for entry submissions is July 1, 2003. Judging will be held August 15, 2003.

Technical Air Products (Belmont, MI) has acquired NTA Industries Inc. The acquisition adds the broad line of NTA cleanroom equipment and furniture to Technical Air Products' existing line. NTA's subsidiary manufacturing operations will be relocated to Technical Air Products' newly expanded facilities in Belmont, MI.

Plassein International (Willington, CT) has reorganized its corporate structure to provide customers with strategic services and applications. The company will now design and produce products and services through three divisions aligned with customer needs and synergies. The three new divisions are the Industrial Packaging & Converter Films Div., Specialty Products Div., and the Food & Consumer Goods Packaging Div.


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