Through a new partnership, ThorPack is a distributor of JMC Packaging Equipment, including balers. ( Courtesy ThorPack )

Johnsen Machine Co., Burlington, Ontario, has chosen ThorPack LLC as a distributor of JMC Packaging Equipment.

ThorPack, Polar, Wis., is a full-line packaging supplier and equipment sales company. ThorPack works with equipment manufacturers to stay on top of trends to offer equipment applicable to customer needs, according to a news release.

The new distribution agreement with JMC includes the AB-3000-HS Baler, most often used in potato, onion and carrot repacking facilities. It can run paper or poly master balers and can be integrated into a system that sews or heat seals bags.

Features include a touch screen, ethernet capabilities and bag sensors that will prevent the equipment from dumping product if a bag is not present. The AB-3000-HS baler can fill three- to 20-pound consumer bags.