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Wavegrip Launches Automatic G1 Applicator

WaveGrip (www.wave-grip.com), manufacturer of innovative beverage multi-packing solutions, is launching a new automatic version of its entry-level G1 applicator for lower volume beverage producers. The G1 can create multi-packs of 4, 6 or 8 cans, with automatic pack separation, and accommodates a full range of can heights at speeds of up to 100 cans per minute (cpm).

Forensic IT, Profamo and Lambrechts Announce Partnership Agreement

Forensic IT, a St. Louis forensic technology, data and automation solutions firm, announces they have reached an agreement with Profamo to oversee, support and service Lambrechts’ keg washers and fillers in North America.

Constantia Flexibles Completes Sale of Labels Division to Multi-Color

Constantia Flexibles has successfully completed the sale of its Labels division to Multi-Color Corporation for an enterprise value of approximately €1.15 billion ($1.3 billion). All required regulatory authorities have cleared the transaction. Constantia Flexibles has received approximately €830 million in cash and will continue to participate in the future success story of Multi-Color through a 16.6% shareholding.

Brooklyn Brewery, 21st Amendment and Funkwerks Sign Agreement with MicroStar Logistics

Complementing the recent announcement of an innovative new shared sales and distribution platform with 21st Amendment Brewery and Funkwerks Brewing Company, Brooklyn Brewery has partnered with MicroStar Logistics to deliver keg supply-chain solutions for its partner breweries. This keg logistics platform will drive efficiencies, flexibility, and sustainability benefits for 21st Amendment, Funkwerks, Brooklyn and future participating breweries.

Briess Malt & Ingredient Announces Manitowoc Expansion

Company officials at Briess Malt & Ingredients Co. have announced that a $17 million expansion of its barley processing and malting facility in Manitowoc, WI, is scheduled to start immediately. The plan includes replacing an aging structure, and installing a roaster and automated packaging line for the production and packaging of specialty roasted malts.

GPI introduces FLOMEC QSI Interface Board

Great Plains Industries® (GPI) announced the release of a FLOMEC QSI Interface Board today. The QSI is a multi-functional interface unit designed to enhance product functionality and provide fully-featured communication protocols and process output signals for FLOMEC meters, as well as other flowmeter brands.