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Aenova Noack
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Aenova partners with packaging supplier to address global pharmaceutical market changes

Restructured international pharmaceutical markets demand new manufacturing strategies. To ensure efficient packaging processes, Aenova and Romaco take a fresh approach.
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Standard-Knapp: Affordable case packer packs 30 CPM

Standard-Knapp’s 939EZ Versatron Case Packer—a smaller version of the company’s Versatron—provides fast and reliable case packing technology in an affordable package.
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Cermex Inc: Top-loading case packer for personal care industry

With a speed of 40 CPM, the new FlexiCase multi-function, top-loading case packer (forming/loading/sealing) from Cermex is an efficient solution for the packing of personal and home care plastic bottles of all sizes, shapes, and strengths.
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Ossid Corporation: Meat, produce stretch wrappers

The servo-controlled 500Si stretch wrapper from Ossid, a division of Pro Mach, suitable for high-speed meat and produce tray wrapping applications, is rated at up to 120 trays/min.
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Aagard Group, LLC: Robotic infeed module for all-in-one cartoning solution

As part of a continuous motion cartoning system, Aagard’s robotic infeed module handles a variety of components that are difficult to feed in other ways, including meal kits that require placing two or more different packages into a single carton.
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Romaco, Inc: Automatic tube filler

Designed for the primary packaging of pharmaceuticals and cosmetics along with selected process technologies, the Romaco Unipac U 2060 automatic tube filler has an enclosed design that meets ergonomic requirements, and fills up to 60 tubes/min.
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IPak Machinery, a division of Pro Mach: Tray former

See it at PACK EXPO Booth #N-4006! The new S Series model TF-200 servo-based tray former from IPak, powered by Pro Mach, is designed for use with triangulated retail-ready trays.
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Brenton, a division of Pro Mach: Side-load case packer for medical and pharma manufacturers

Loading up to 25 cases/min., Brenton’s new BrentonPro Mach-2P servo indexing case packer is medical- and pharmaceutical-compliant, uses less floor space, and reduces carbon footprints.
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Douglas Machine Inc: High-speed carton bundling for OTC and personal care products

With incoming carton speeds up to 400/min. and bundling speeds up to 100/min., Douglas Machine’s high-speed carton stacking and shrink bundling system combines the company’s Velocity Stacker for cartons and Contour M-50 shrink bundler to produce bundle counts that are conveniently sized to match shelf re-stocking quantities.
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Matrix Packaging Machinery: Product concentrator improves throughput

Form-fill-seal bagging operations running at 60 narrow bags/min. (3.5 in. across or less) can expect speeds between 100 to 120 units/min. on Matrix machines featuring the patented SmartGate product concentrator.
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Econocorp Inc: Cartoner produces 60 cpm

Based on the Spartan cartoner, Econocorp’s Spartan Plus cartoner is capable of up to 60 cartons/min. using a rotary servo-driven magazine.
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Cobalt Packaging Machinery, L.L.C.: Semi-automatic case erector

With Cobalt Packaging’s 100 Series tape in place case erector system, one operator can form 15 cases/min.
Williams sausage wrapper
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Williams Sausage streamlines shrink wrapping on breakfast sandwich line

Tennessee country pork sausage processor’s redesigned, upgraded system doubles throughput, maximizes line uptime, and provides long-term ROI.
LIVE FROM ACHEMA 2012: Solid-dose bottling equipment
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LIVE FROM ACHEMA 2012: Solid-dose bottling equipment

The Integrated Bottle Center 120 from Uhlmann is demonstrated at Achema 2012 in this video by Joachim Noe, head of bottle packaging systems. The machine accommodates small- to medium-sized batches of solid-dose products at rates up to 150 bpm or 24,000 tablets/min.
Yamato case packer
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Odom’s takes pride in packaging prowess

A dedicated workforce, along with weigh scale, vf/f/s, case packaging, and cartoning equipment help produce over a 1 million breakfast sandwiches a day.
Bagger offers quick changeover for multiple styles
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Bagger offers quick changeover for multiple styles

At Pack Expo Las Vegas, Triangle Package Machinery Co. exhibited its A612 model computer scale and XYT vf/f/s bagger, with an integrated transverse zipper applicator. Triangle’s focus on centerlining allows for easy changeover of a range of bag styles, including pillow, flat-bottom, quad-seal, and gusseted.
Vision inspection handled by the FBI
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Vision inspection handled by the FBI

Mettler-Toledo CI-Vision’s new FBI (Full Body Inspection) machine inspects capped bottles for proper fill level, cap height/skew, and tamper-band integrity, and removes defective products, at up to 900 products/min.
Water-soluble pouch packaging machine reduces scrap
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Water-soluble pouch packaging machine reduces scrap

Said to be the fastest vertical-style water-soluble pouch-packaging machine on the market, the Hydroforma from Cloud Packaging Solutions also offers a reduced scrap rate of 8% to 12% versus the 20% to 30% scrap rate of competitive machines.

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