This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet
Gains custom-shaped tube-filling capacity with purchase of A-D Pack Norden's (Lancaster, Calif.) tube-filling systems and contracts serviced by the systems, Kolmar parent Outsourcing Services Group said. The new equipment increases Kolmar's Corona, Calif.-based manufacturing facility's production capacity to 25 mil. units per year. The acquisition also gives the firm the ability to accommodate metal and non-metal tubes and manufacture Design-A-Seal crimps. Design possibilities include a variety of shapes, such as fins, domes, waves or integrated openings for hanging displays, the company noted. The buy follows OSG's purchase of contract manufacturer Kolmar in January and enhances the firm's personal care and color cosmetics manufacturing capabilities ("The Rose Sheet" Feb. 9, p. 14)...
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