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Motek 2017: Omron showcases its world of automation

Motek 2017: Omron showcases its world of automation. (Photo: Omron, PR018)At Motek 2017 (Hall 7, stand 7420), Omron is presenting holistic automation solutions from a single source that allow manufacturing companies to achieve sustainable process optimizations in the fields of handling, intralogistics, and manufacturing.

Avery Dennison appoints Garrett Gabel, vice president, global finance, Label and Graphic Materials

Garrett Gabel, vice president, global finance, Label and Graphic Materials.
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR365)MENTOR, Ohio — July 31, 2017 — Avery Dennison today announced the appointment of Garrett Gabel, vice president, global finance, Label and Graphic Materials (LGM).

KRAIBURG TPE at Fakuma 2017: Hall B5, Booth 5303

The new TPE compounds with adhesion to EPDM are developed for Automotive Exterieur. 
(Photo: © 2017 KRAIBURG TPE)KRAIBURG TPE will use the upcoming 25th Fakuma to exhibit its customer-oriented core competences. At Booth 5303 in Hall B5 the company will also present innovative material developments, including a new TPE series with outstanding adhesion to EPDM.

Avery Dennison names Pascale Wautelet vice president of R&D – Europe, Middle East and Africa

Pascale Wautelet, vice president of R&D – Europe, Middle East and Africa.
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR361)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — July 25, 2017 — Avery Dennison has further strengthened its research and development capabilities with the hiring of Pascale Wautelet as vice president of R&D – Europe, Middle East and Africa within the company’s Label & Graphic Materials group.

Avery Dennison® Advanced Adhesives portfolio improves performance, productivity and sustainability

Avery Dennison® Advanced Adhesives portfolio improves performance, productivity and sustainability.
(Photos: Avery Dennison, PR364)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — July 20, 2017 — Under the theme 'a grip on any challenge', Avery Dennison is launching an Advanced Adhesives portfolio that expands converters’ options with four new adhesive choices - including a clear non-yellowing hotmelt adhesive for chilled food applications; a reclosure adhesive with high solvent resistance for household wipes; a compostable adhesive for fruit and vegetable packaging; and a heat-activated adhesive for automotive textile labelling.

Perstorp Capa™ grades 6500D and 6800D given food contact approval in US

Perstorp Capa™ grades 6500D and 6800D given food contact approval in US. (Photo: Shutterstock)Perstorp - July 18, 2017 - Perstorp has acquired food contact use approval for its Capa™ for Bioplastics product grades 6500D and the new 6800D. By adding Capa 6800D to its product portfolio, Perstorp can now offer a higher molecular weight product to give customers more choices and flexibility in finding the right formulation.

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