Cartoning

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AFA Systems: Bag-in-box autoload cartoner

Suitable for v f/f/s bag applications such as cereal, milk powder, nutritional supplements, and more, the new MK-BIB Bag-in-Box Autoload Cartoner from AFA Systems is a robust, economical packaging system capable of speeds of up to 150 cpm.
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Next-gen cartoning at interpack

There’s no place like interpack to see the latest in packaging machinery controls and automation. Here are just two examples of what the world’s largest packaging show had on display in the cartoning sector.
Compact, high-speed, robotic tray loader
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Compact, high-speed, robotic tray loader

Cama Group has configured a total of 12 Delta-style robots in a compact space to work simultaneously to pick pieces from a conveyor belt and load them into trays.
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Cama: Side-loading cartoner

Cama’s new side-loading cartoner, one of the company’s new Break-Through Generation of machines, provides maximum flexibility with minimal changeover, with emphasis on operator safety, accessibility, and enhanced sanitation procedures.
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Triangle: Complete bag-in-box system

With the ability to load single or twin-pack packages at speeds up to 100 cartons/min., Triangle’s Flex1 horizontal cartoner offers gentle handling of products such as cereal and granola, crackers and snacks, IQF products, baking, and soup mixes, and also helps improve efficiency and lower production costs, all in a compact 10-ft. x 5.5-ft. footprint.
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MGS: Dual infeed cartoner

MGS Machine Corporation’s recently updated Eclipse dual infeed cartoner allows both vertical and horizontal collations of flow-wrapped vial cards without requiring two separate packing lines.
TWO POUCHES. Two unoriented pouches are picked up by an AFA Delta 3 robot, which then places them into a loading funnel.
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Robotic cartoning adds efficiency, subtracts labor costs

Robotic cartoning replaces manual operations, alleviating labor shortages, costs, and increasing line efficiency for contract manufacturer Pharmalab Inc.
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Sealed Air: Tray forming system with void containment

Ultipack Void Containment System from Sealed Air provides automatic corrugated tray forming, product stabilization and protection, and lidding in high volume operations.
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Running 'like clockwork' at Bob's Red Mill

With steady growth comes the challenge of routinely adding new packaging lines. It’s a challenge that employee-owned Bob’s Red Mill has been able to meet head on.
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Nine tips for selecting cartoning equipment

Here are some tips to keep in mind when purchasing cartoning equipment.

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