, Spartanburg, S.C., said it completed its $82 million purchase of two food packaging plants fromBemis Company. The operations in Menasha, Wis., and Catoosa (Tulsa), Okla.,, produce Halo, ClearShield and Maraflex plastic films for retail natural cheese and fresh red meat. Officials said the divested business recorded 2009 net sales of approximately $156 million.
Automated warehouse material handling supplierWestfalia Technologies, Inc., York, Pa., said it hired Bill Brownas service manager. Brown previously held positions at Graham Engineering and Engel Machinery.
Peter Fausel was named vice president of North America Sales forIntermec, Inc., an Everett, Wash., supplier of rugged mobile computing and data collection systems, bar code printers, label media, and RFID. Fausel most recently was executive vice president of sales, marketing and customer service at I.D. Systems Inc.
Supplier Shorts: Exopack, Bemis, Westfalia, Intermec in the news
July 14, 2010