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DELICATE TOUCH. Two robots replace eight operators placing sausages into thermoforms with a gentle touch.
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Robotics rallies in 2010; packagers automate for profit

After the past couple years’ serious sales slump, the industrial robotics industry is beginning to rebound, with food and consumer goods applications showing strong gains. Recent packaging installations testify to the value of automation.
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Machine Product Brief
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CombiScale Inc: Multiple weighers use one control panel

Mix frozen vegetables, fruits, candy, ingredients, and hardware into pouches or containers using CombiScale’s multiple Primo 360 weighers.
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Sproxil's brand authentication technology earns IBM, MITX honors

Mobile phone technology allows users in third-world countries to determine if a packaged product is genuine or counterfeit.
GRAB-AND-GO CONVENIENCE. Stand-up pouches with bright graphics and a number of grab-and-go convenience features have replaced li
Package Case Study
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Pouch format is 'baby food 2.0

A stand-up pouch capped by a large reclosable and tamper-evident closure is a packaging format in which The Nest Collective has a lot of confidence.
Machine Product Brief
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MARQ Packaging: Product settling equipment

MARQ’s non-sealing product settler is a compact machine that incorporates controlled vibration principles to reduce overpack, allowing the case’s top flaps to close without interference from the product.
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Making chocolate candy faster

Adding a little automation to the mix makes a chocolate candy process machine happier while eliminating a very boring job.
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Materials Product Brief
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Brentwood Plastics, Inc: Formable film

Brentwood Plastics' METSFT metallocene monolayer PE is a deep-draw formable packaging film that offers an alternative to formable nylon and multilayer coextruded films when used in non-barrier applications for frozen food, medical components, electronics, pharmacy mailers and retail shippers.
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Innovation built on green principles

Sustainability remained a key criterion in this 22nd edition of the DuPont Awards. But this is mostly a story about innovation.
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Report: Microwave packaging market poised for a rebound

Microwave packaging has endured some leaner years, and now food marketers, responding to consumers’ need for convenience and innovation, are giving it renewed interest.
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Reusable shipper wins DuPont Diamond Award

Used to maintain and control temperatures of vaccines, blood, and biologics during transit.

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