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Computing a set of programs designed for a specific type of problem in statistics, production control, etc., making it unnecessary for a separate program to be written for each problem

Package

 

in the textile industry, any of various forms (bobbins, spools, pirns, tubes) on which thread or yarn is wound for processing or handling.

package

[pak·ij]
(computer science)
A program that is written for a general and widely used application in such a way that its usefulness is not impaired by the problems of data or organization of a particular user.
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Aldermore Bank has said that it has entered into a deal with Expat Packager to offer its expat BTL mortgage to brokers.
Packagers are typically fed the required profiles via HLS or TS from origin encoders or transcoders.
Mondi's FlexZibox Flat Bottom Bag offers easy-filling advantages for packagers of pet food.
Combining the new program for packagers with continuous product investment demonstrate the commitment that GE Oil & Gas and packager participants have to help ensure that compression companies are able to operate as cost-effectively as possible and with peace-of-mind even in the strictest attainment areas.
The research and data collection phase for development of the new guideline involved interviews of over 100 people at 12 end-user companies, five compressor manufacturers, two engine manufacturers, an electric motor manufacturer, four compressor packagers, four engineering services companies and a foundation engineering company.
As food packagers add new products, introduce sustainability initiatives, shrink packaging sizes and plan for future labeling changes, they are demanding more sophisticated packaging machinery from packaging machinery manufacturers.
Awards include (for direct customers, contract packager or distributor) a corporate award of 10,000 euros and a personal award for the formulator by way of a trip to Holland during Tulip Time.
To take advantage of the programme, packagers can send samples of prototypes or existing packages to Enercon, along with product information, such as production line requirements and range of products to be sealed.
According to Timm Johnson, vice president, sales/marketing for Spee-Dee Packaging, the company conducted market research to ascertain how they could best assist packagers in meeting the challenges encountered daily on production lines.
Use of metallization, coextrusion, metallocene and other technologies will increase as packagers and other customers demand a longer shelf life, better barrier properties and improved performance.
Now packagers of specialized training programs economically create small, inexpensive satellite networks -- finding niches to sell their wares to corporate and institutional customers.

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