Said to triple throughput on pharmaceutical lines, Douglas Machine’s TriVex RLi packager provides case erecting, pocketed bottom and top tray placement, product loading, leaflet insertion, in-line case labeling, and case sealing, transforming a manual operation to a robotic, full automation packaging solution.
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Schneider Packaging Equipment’s horizontal case packer (HCP) provides gentle product handling for sleeves of cups and lids, including environmentally-friendly Styrofoam replacement cups, and packs either sleeves of cups or sleeves of lids, or a combination of both into a case in standard or custom industry pack patterns.
See it at Interpack Hall 13, Stand C47! Designed for home and personal care products, the new FlexiCase multi-function top-loading case packer from Gebo Cermex combines forming, loading, and sealing features (including space-saving footprint and height; lightweight, secure gripping tooling; and a wider choice of gripping arms) to pack products that are difficult to accumulate into RSCs.
Yaskawa Motoman’s MLX200 Robot Gateway PLC control platform for Motoman robots enables the control of multiple robots entirely through Rockwell Automation’s ControlLogix and CompactLogix Programmable Automation Controllers (PAC), for a multitude of applications including assembly, part transfer, picking, sorting, kitting, case packing, palletizing, and de-palletizing.
Able to integrate with a wide range of upstream equipment including v f/f/s systems, horizontal flow wrappers, as well as bottle and pouch filling systems, AFA Systems’ TL-PFG Fanuc Delta 3 Robotic Top Load Case Packer utilizes dual Fanuc M-3iA Pick and Place Robots to top load product into opened cases, at speeds of over 100 ppm.
Able to handle most products on mid- to high-speed lines, HMS Soft-Set Case & Tray Packers from Hamrick gently lower most rigid plastic, glass, and metal containers into their cases, are able to reach speeds up to 30 cases/min., and come in pneumatic vacuum, gripper, or bladder modules.
For co-packers who need to provide customers with a variety of tray packaging, the flexible and versatile 298 Tritium Trayshrink Packer with Robo-Wand wrapping module from Standard-Knapp can pack in three pack styles – tray, pad, or unsupported.
Using servo-driven technology, the MK-CTP compact intermittent motion tray packer from AFA Systems can complete four processes on one compact system: collating product, loading product, forming trays, and finally sealing the loaded tray.