AdvantaPure(R) Welcomes Tony Butler as Manager of Single Use Systems; New Position Adds to Company’s Expertise

High purity tubing and single use systems manufacturer AdvantaPure has appointed Tony Butler to a new position focusing on single use systems for pharmaceutical and biologics manufacturing. The position arose because of the company’s continued growth in the industry. Butler brings experience including process integration and improvement, project management and quality assurance to this new role and is available to consult with AdvantaPure’s customers and distributors worldwide.

Southampton, PA, September 11, 2013 --( AdvantaPure announces the appointment of Tony Butler as Manager of Single Use Systems. The position is new and comes about due to the company’s continued organic growth and expansion in the single use market. AdvantaPure manufactures bulk silicone and AdvantaFlex(R) biopharmaceutical grade TPE tubing, single use molded manifold assemblies, molded BioClosure(R) container closures, line sets and flexible process hose for pharmaceutical and biologics manufacturing applications.

“Tony’s knowledge of single use processes will help our engineers with system design and process integration,” said John Stover, Director of Product Management. “He has many years of experience with high purity products and process upgrades, plus a thorough understanding of the level of quality needed for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical production.”

AdvantaPure has emphasized its unique capabilities in the single use arena for several years and wanted to offer more technical knowledge to its customers and distributors. Butler will not only help company employees remain up-to-date on the specifics of single use systems but will be available for customer consultations involving conversions to single use processes, component selection, and process improvements.

Butler holds Six Sigma Black Belt Certification (CSSBB) from the American Society for Quality.

His background includes positions in process engineering, project management, and quality assurance in industries involving single use systems, bioprocessing, animal vaccines, and sterile containers. Butler is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.

AdvantaPure is currently seeking sales and engineering applicants for other new positions.

For more information on this new position, Butler’s role and other employment opportunities, contact the AdvantaPure team at 145 James Way, Southampton, PA 18966; phone 888-755-4370 or 215-526-2151; fax 888-258-4293 or 215-526-2167; e-mail:; or visit

About AdvantaPure and NewAge Industries(R)
The AdvantaPure division of NewAge Industries is ISO 9001:2008 certified and specializes in high purity tubing, hose, single use systems, manifolds, and other molded components for the pharmaceutical, biomedical, food, beverage, and cosmetic industries. All products are manufactured, stored, and shipped using the cleanest methods possible to ensure unsurpassed product purity.

In business since 1954, NewAge Industries manufactures and fabricates thermoplastic and thermoset tubing in both reinforced and unreinforced styles. The company offers one of the broadest product lines of tubing and fittings in the U.S., provides extensive custom extrusion and fabrication capabilities, and services customers worldwide. NewAge Industries maintains a large inventory and prides itself on same-day shipment of 99% of orders for its core product lines. Automated product identification systems, including gamma-stable RFID tags and labels, are offered by NewAge’s new Verigenics(R) division. In 2006, NewAge initiated an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) for the benefit of both its employees and customers.

AdvantaFlex(R), BioClosure(R), NewAge Industries AdvantaPure(R), Verigenics(R), and NewAge(R) are registered trademarks of NewAge(R) Industries, Inc.
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