Bell Flavors & Fragrances acquired an 85,000 sq. ft warehouse building that is contiguous to the existing corporate headquarters. This warehouse building location is logistically ideal for long-term expansion and planning. Bell plans on connecting its current corporate headquarters with this new building to gain the value of all this new space under one roof.

Axon, a division of Pro Mach, has much to celebrate during its 20th anniversary year, including a 25 percent increase in sales. “We’ve bounced back from the recession with double digit sales growth,” said Brad Wegner, vice president and general manager, Axon. “Today Axon has the most comprehensive line of applicators for shrink sleeve labels, tamper bands, and stretch labels in our history.”

Hawk Measurement, a manufacturer of level, positioning and flow measurement technology, announces the launch of its newly redesigned website, www.hawkmeasure.com. This comprehensive new site provides users an in-depth view of the company and its products using a highly intuitive navigation system and rich multimedia content for the in the mining, water, food, power, cement, pulp & paper, chemical, and bulk handling industries.

The Cheese Importers Association of America filed an application with the Agricultural Marketing Service at the U.S. Department of Agriculture to receive status as a qualified importer promotion program. Under the order implementing the Dairy Import Assessment, importers are permitted to form their own qualified dairy product promotion program and request certification from USDA of their program. If the CIAA receives status as a qualified program, any importer of dairy products subject to the assessment will have the option to designate the CIAA as the recipient of the discretionary portion of the fee.

Cheese Systems Inc. (CSI), and Saber Controls agreed to merge in order to better offer turnkey solutions to the industry. CSI is a full-service equipment provider of cheese making equipment and dry dairy product equipment. The company combines cutting-edge technology with a team of dairy experts from around the world, to provide custom fabricated solutions. Saber Controls, LLC is an electrical engineering firm specializing in process controls for the food and dairy industry.

HMPS, an Australian packaging machinery manufacturer, has teamed up with Delkor as the exclusive distributor for Delkor cartoning equipment in Australia and New Zealand.

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