Israel-based Syfan has opened its first U.S. manufacturing plant, Syfan Mfg. Inc., in Everetts, NC. The eight-acre facility, which had its grand opening on April 11, will produce shrink wrap for the food, hi-tech and pharmaceutical industries in North America and employ more than 80 people at full capacity.
Multivac will be showing some of its latest packaging and labeling systems at PACex International 2005, taking place May 24-26 at the National Trade Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Multivac will be at booth #3341 and will be demonstrating its compact R140 thermoform fill-seal system as well as labeling and vacuum chamber technologies at the show. Packaging professionals will be available to discuss the company’s full range of equipment.