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One man's outlook on packaging machinery

Todd Baker, engineering manager at the Liquid Nails Division of AkzoNobel Decorative Paints U.S., shares his thoughts on what to look for in automated packaging machinery.
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Rennco's new vertical L bar bagger provides cost-effective alternative to using pre-made bags
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Rennco's new vertical L bar bagger provides cost-effective alternative to using pre-made bags

Rennco’s new Vertic-L semi-automatic bagger provides a versatile, reliable solution for packaging a wide variety of common and unusual shaped items in bags up to 14” by 14”.  The small footprint Vertic-L, introduced at Pack Expo ’08, includes tool-less changeovers, user-friendly HMI control panel, a trim pull device, and quick machine cycling at a fraction of the cost of using premade bags. Rennco is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Orion stretch wrapping solutions provide high quality load unitizing and strong return on investment
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Orion stretch wrapping solutions provide high quality load unitizing and strong return on investment

Orion offers a comprehensive line of durable high performance, stretch wrapping solutions. At Pack Expo 2008, Orion showcased its fully automatic MA-44 Rotary Tower system that provides high throughput for large loads and its new semi-automatic Flex Series High Profile Deluxe stretch wrapper. Orion is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Machine Product Brief
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Tharo Systems, Inc: Tharo Systems, Inc: Tharo Systems, Inc: Label printer/applicator

The Tharo PA1200t Label Printer/Applicator is a cost-effective accessory for the Zebra® Z4Mplus™ and Datamax I-Class of thermal/thermal transfer bar code label printers.
Bottling lines bump up nail-polish production
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Bottling lines bump up nail-polish production

Super quick-changeover nail-polish packaging lines help OPI keep cranking out the colors. Custom cartoners complement high-speed filling.
Rennco offers simplified, cost-effective machinery for a variety of products
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Rennco offers simplified, cost-effective machinery for a variety of products

At the heart of every custom packaging machine is Rennco's uniquely designed constantly heated, coated seal bar that provides a smokeless, odorless, low maintenance sealing system.
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Achieve flexible and accurate label placement
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Achieve flexible and accurate label placement

The 1524 Series of Weigh Price Labelers from Ossid improve the productivity of your line with accurate and flexible label placement in high-speed continuous motion.
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Switchback Group's new robotic case packer combining their flexible pack handling expertise, an ELAU delta 2 robot mechanism and
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Rethinking robotic case packing

To Switchback Group, its robot is much more than a case packer, it’s the centerpiece of ‘soft integration’ between packaging processes on a line.
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Dual roper provides an alternative to strech wrapping for greater economy
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Dual roper provides an alternative to strech wrapping for greater economy

Video of ARPAC PRO-Series Semi-automatic turntable stretch wrapper shows how unique dual roper feature is a great alternative to stretch using netted film providing greater film economy.
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Video of sealer shows machine changeover at the flip of a switch
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Video of sealer shows machine changeover at the flip of a switch

The Random Top and Bottom (TB) from Little David is a semi-automatic case sealer that tapes the top and bottom of random-sized cases. Video shows how machine seals up to 15 cases per minute, depending on operator speed. Plus it easily changes from sealing void/light boxes to overstuffed boxes with the flip of a switch.
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