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Divide and Conquer with this Multi-Lane Solution
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Divide and Conquer with this Multi-Lane Solution

See how Morrison Container Handling Solutions System divides a high speed line into 4 lanes for flexible intermittent filling and then utilizes controlled combining to get back to the high speed requirements.
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Machine Product Brief
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Wayne Automation: Beverage carrier erector/inserter

Wayne Automation’s BCI-100 Basket Carrier Opener/Inserter for the beverage packaging market offers a small footprint, all-in-one solution to erect and insert 6-pack carriers into cases or trays, and provides opening speeds of 100 carriers/min., for a throughput of 25 cases/min.
Watch how tapered cups are collated in high-speed... and slo-mo!
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Watch how tapered cups are collated in high-speed... and slo-mo!

Morrison Container Handling Solutions shows you a close up, and even in slow motion, a high speed system that combines 2 lanes of tapered yogurt containers with granola filled lids into 1 lane. This high speed system can allow you to accelerate the product to full speed after a lower speed operation is completed. High speed combining up to 1000 cpm is made possible by maintaining total control of the containers resulting in more efficient throughput.
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Desiccant pouch placement made incredibly simple
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Desiccant pouch placement made incredibly simple

Dispensing desiccant, oxygen absorbers or other pouches has never been so easy and productive for line operators. With one touch of a color display screen, the AZCO VIP-100 threads and cuts material, adjusts discharge height and your packaging line is off to the races.
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Do it yourself, reduce cost for padded trays
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Do it yourself, reduce cost for padded trays

Azco Corp. asks: Why spend more to insert pads into trays, such as these absorbent food-grade pads, when you can do it yourself for less? The unit cuts roll-fed padding to length and dispenses them to trays traveling down a conveyor. This video uses a side-mounted unit to give you a better view; overhead installation is typical.
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Machine Product Brief
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Theegarten-Pactec: Pick & place technology

See it at PACK EXPO Booth #S-1085! Theegarten-Pactec’s pick & place technology for packaging delicate, small-sized confectionery items achieves speeds of up to 1,000 products/min.
Tasty video: robotic loader on the snack food line
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Tasty video: robotic loader on the snack food line

To get a better view of robotic loading done right, watch the fast-but-gentle Propack LJ-Series place snack bars, snack cakes and bagged products into top-load cartons. Propack also manufactures bar distribution and processing systems as well as complete turnkey packaging systems for snack bar and snack cake production.
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Machine Product Brief
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QComp Technologies, Inc: Robotic lid applicator

Delivering speeds up to 240 lids/min., QComp’s robotic lid applicator product line has been expanded to include a high-capacity robotic lid dispenser that uses a unique feed system to maximize production and reduce loading time.
For bottle reducers, the EOAT requires a guidepost in addition to the vacuum to ensure they do not fall off the robot head before being seated in the bottle neck.
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Liquid pharma line requires fast, flexible pick-and-place

Flexibility and fast changeover were top-of-the-list requirements for a robotic pick-and-place unit for a liquid packaging line at Actavis Mid Atlantic LLC, located in Lincolnton, NC.
With the use of smart vision software, the four robots at Ozersky Souvenir accurately and gently pick irregularly shaped chocolates and place them on a separate conveyor at a rate of 360/min.
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Robot handles chocolates at 360 pieces/min

The Ozersky Souvenir confectionery plant is one of the largest manufacturers of confectionery products in Russia.

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