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Long Super Ion Air Knives
Machine Product Brief

Exair: Air knives

Exair expanded its Long Super Ion Air Knives to a range from 60 inches (1524mm) through a maximum length of 108 inches (2743mm).
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Desco's Rotary Closure Printer
Supplier News

Apex Machine Company acquires Desco

Apex takes over assets of Ohio-based printing machine manufacturer Desco Equipment Corporation.

DscoopX unveils Packaging Renaissance event

DscoopX, the largest annual conference for users of digital printing in North America, will host the first ever DscoopX Packaging Renaissance.
REDESIGNED OVENS. The new 16-station blow-molding machine uses fewer oven modules and fewer lamps per module to decrease oven po
Machine Case Study

Blow molder cuts energy use 45%

A new blow molder with an energy-saving oven configuration enables German beverage company to decrease energy use while boosting productivity, efficiency, and quality.
The 2L Stretch Blow Molder from 1Blow
Machine Product Brief

1Blow: All-electric stretch blow molder

The 2L Stretch Blow Molder from 1Blow is an all-electric stretch-blow molder that produces bottles at a rate of up to 4,000 bottles/hr.
The Gallus DCS 340 digital label printing press from AVT.
Machine Product Brief

AVT: Digital press control solution

Featuring continuous quality monitoring to maintain digital printing quality, real-time feedback, and ongoing detection of missing, deviating, or weak printing nozzles, the Gallus DCS 340 digital label printing press from AVT (in partnership with Heidelberg and Gallus) combines the latest digital inkjet printing technology with the benefits of conventional printing and finishing technology by incorporating fully-integrated press control and quality assurance solution for digital inkjet presses.
HP Indigo WS6800 Digital Press
Machine Product Brief

Hewlett-Packard: Digital printing press for high-volume labels

Able to produce labels up to 131 linear ft/min in color, Hewlett-Packard's HP Indigo WS6800 Digital Press is a narrow-web printing solution for high-volume labels and packaging production that is said to deliver the industry’s highest crossover point in narrow-web production vs. analog for the vast majority of pressure-sensitive label jobs.
Machine Product Brief

Sipa: Injection/compression/stretch-blow molding system

Sipa’s XTREME Sincro, a preform compression molding system with a high-speed stretch-blow molding unit, combines the flexibility of a two-stage system with the convenience of a single-stage system to produce preforms that are said to be up to 10% lighter than even the lightest preform produced by conventional injection molding.
Award-winning paperboard carton is creased and cut by a digital system.
Machine Case Study

World’s first Euclid II installed

Italian carton converter Pringraf is in the process of installing in Campochiaro, Italy, the world's first Euclid II, a digital creasing and laser cutting machine.
Design, tooling and molds spark plastic packaging
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Design, tooling and molds spark plastic packaging

Full service plastic product solutions company R&D Leverage offers design to tooling to manufacturing, including full mold manufacturing for injection molds, PET and IBM tooling.


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