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AcmaVolpak: New solution for packaging tea in filter bags

NEW AT INTERPACK—Designed and manufactured by Tecnomeccanica – our brand dedicated to the tea market – T4 Modula is AcmaVolpak’s new, medium-speed, tea bag machine.
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Significant Debut. This continuous-motion VF/F/S machine is the OEM’s most significant new-product development in recent memory.
Controls Case Study
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PC-based control brings performance boost, cost reduction

Getting its new vf/f/s system ready in time for Pack Expo Las Vegas was a challenge, but Matrix managed just fine. A bit of strategic retooling included One Cable Technology and EtherCAT.
WestPack 2014: Automatic f/f/s machine
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WestPack 2014: Automatic f/f/s machine

GEA Tiromat’s mid-sized form/fill/seal machine is shown running flexible pouch material for medical device packaging, with inline ink-jet printing. Also described is the Greydon DigiMax digital printer designed to run on f/f/s equipment such as this GEA unit. Prints on paper and Tyvek®, using a 1-L container of ink for the entire web of material.
Now in a limited-edition trial is this two-lb package of Fisher Brand Party Peanuts.
Package Case Study
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Flexible pack merchandises like a rigid container

Formed from ‘exoskeleton’ rollstock on a vf/f/s machine, the PrimaPak combines benefits of a rigid container with the cost and sustainability advantages of flexibles.
WestPack 2014: Touchscreen system
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WestPack 2014: Touchscreen system

Makes it easier for customers with validation needs. Demonstrates how machine seals pouch, then date-code, all in one step. Prevents operator from selecting incorrect setting, maintaining validation repeatability.
COOKIE POUCH. The new flow wrappers can accommodate various sandwich cookie counts in either polypropylene or metallized film.
Machine Case Study
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Easy integration of new flow wrappers for cookies

Guatamalan plant adds two new flow wrappers required to integrate easily with existing cookie creamers and provide product configuration and packaging material flexibility.
Packaging helps ACell deliver regenerative products.
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Packaging helps ACell deliver regenerative products

Its next-generation MatriStem products for wound care and soft tissue repair are packaged on multiple lines with shelf life ranging from six months to two years.
Machine Product Brief
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Bosch Packaging: Hygienic vertical f/f/s

Designed to meet diverse food handling regulations, Bosch Packaging Technology’s SVC 4020 hygienic v f/f/s platform is useful for fresh and frozen food packaged in pillow bags, while subsequent machines in the platform will be available with additional pack styles to handle a wide variety of free-flowing dry, wet, and frozen food products.
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Rinco: Ultrasonic pouch sealing system

Rinco Ultrasonics’ FPA 4500-T ultrasonic pouch sealing system for flexible packaging of dry and liquid foods, personal care items, and electronics is a high-force, high-speed unit for top seal bonding of pouches up to 155 mm wide.
Machine Product Brief
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PAC Worldwide: Next generation of automated packaging machine series

PAC Worldwide announces the latest version of their highly successful automated packaging machine series, from their PACjacket Systems line, the PACjacket3.
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