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Open-SCS addresses packaging serialization standard
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Open-SCS addresses packaging serialization standard

Aims to accelerate compliance for healthcare counterfeiting regulations.
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Controls platform. Since switching to servo motors for key axes of motion and moving to a new controller, cycle times on Ilpra’s
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Servos bring speed, energy savings, and reduced maintenance

Now that side gripper chain advance and the opening and closing of both thermoforming and heat-sealing tools are servo driven, the Formpack F1 offers a number of improvements.
Cyber security
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Plant floor cyber security—is it on your agenda?

What is the cyber landscape for Consumer Packaged Goods companies? How great is the risk of getting hacked? Maybe it’s time we took a closer look at cyber security.
Stepper motor and driver package
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Oriental Motor: Stepper motor and driver package

Oriental Motor USA offers its latest technology for advanced positioning applications, the AZ Series battery-free, absolute sensor equipped motor and driver package; it incorporates a newly developed Absolute Sensor for absolute-type positioning.
WeighPack: Vf/f/s bagger
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WeighPack: Vf/f/s bagger

XPdius® i-130 is a high-speed machine designed for ease of maintenance and serviceability.
TIS-8632 six-port Ethernet switch
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FiberPlex: Ethernet-to-fiber switch

Offering complete immunity to EMI/RFI and incredible distance as well as bulletproof security between nodes, the TIS-8632 is a new six-port Ethernet switch that interfaces CAT based networks to fiber optic communications.
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G9SE relay
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Omron Electronics: Ultra-slim relay

The ultra-slim G9SE relay is available in three different models to meet all safety application requirements.
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RAM event engine
Controls Product Brief
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Red Lion: RAM event engine

Remote monitoring M2M solution enhances real-time control and notification in industrial environments.
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Weber GHS Labeling Software
Machine Product Brief
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Weber Packaging Solutions: GHS labeling software

With the GHS labeling mandates drawing closer, many large-scale chemical and manufacturing companies are looking for a solution to their industrial GHS labeling requirements.
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Eaton FAZ series breaker family
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AutomationDirect: Circuit breakers

AutomationDirect announces the transition from the Eaton WMZ-series breaker family to the Eaton FAZ series breaker family.
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OpX offers solutions in TCO and OEE.
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New website unlocks CPG operations knowledge

Need to make sense of how to calculate your Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)? Do you know how to evaluate the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for each piece of processing and packaging machinery in your plant?
AMG-GR gear-driven motorized gimbal
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Aerotech: Two-axis gear-driven motorized gimbals

AMG-GR gear-driven motorized gimbals provide economical, high-accuracy elevation-over-azimuth positioning.
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Pharma EXPO takes Las Vegas
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Pharma EXPO takes Las Vegas

With the strength of PACK EXPO alongside them, new technologies, insights, and ideas are laying the groundwork for Pharma EXPO’s powerful Las Vegas debut.
Nulogy COO Kevin Wong
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Nulogy adds Custom Units of Measure for better brand & co-packer integration

The new capability enables packaging suppliers to track production and inventory using custom discrete and indiscrete units of measure.
C-more HMI configuration software version 6.0,
Controls Product Brief
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AutomationDirect: HMI configuration software

The new C-more HMI configuration software version 6.0, from AutomationDirect, delivers more functionality, more usability and more value to our popular C-more HMIs.
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Harsh-duty photoelectric sensors
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AutomationDirect: Harsh-duty photoelectric sensors

AutomationDirect’s new FM series harsh duty photoelectric sensors, ideal for food and beverage applications, are IP69K-rated sensors in three-wire NPN or PNP styles, and are available in 27 wash-down models.
Agr International's CrystalView
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Agr International: Managing crystallinity for PET

Agr International markets CrystalView as the latest advancement in crystallinity management for PET bottles.
All-stainless electric rod cylinder
Controls Product Brief
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Tolomatic: All-stainless electric rod cylinder

The ERD22 electric rod cylinder from Tolomatic is a low-cost, versatile replacement for pneumatic cylinders and an alternative to manual processes, featuring force capabilities up to 1,700 lbf (7 kN), hygienic design and IP69k rating.

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