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Modular Packaging Systems has standardized on B&R Industrial Automation for its slat and electronic counting and filling machine

Modular Packaging Systems standardizes on B&R for controls

Solid dose pharmaceutical packaging specialist selects B&R Industrial Automation based on high speed performance, packaging line integration requirements and local support.
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Machine Product Brief

Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc: Entry-level checkweigher

Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed’s Beltweigh XC checkweigher has a compact footprint and comes in 3 widths, with 2 or 3 belt systems, and with or without an integrated Safeline metal detector.
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All-Fill/Alpha Checkweighers adds 3 to engineering department

All-Fill and Alpha Checkweighers has added to its Engineering staff at its Exton, PA headquarters.
Rotary auger filler
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Rotary auger filler

Spee-Dee® Packaging’s Rotary Auger Filler is designed to accurately fill products such as spices, non-dairy creamers, coffee and cornstarch, into a variety of rigid containers at rates of 100 to 400 units/min.
Feature Article

Protecting U.S. food and pharmaceutical supply chains

Pack Expo International's focus on packaging and processing technologies is designed to bring attendees help in improving the level of security at their firms and their plants.
Strategically designed canning line kicks up coffee filling
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Strategically designed canning line kicks up coffee filling

Extreme changeover flexibility, operator safety and convenience, and increased capacity are key considerations for new 120-can/min coffee filling line for Melitta USA.
Feature Article

Gas detection revisited

The most popular test for measuring gas transmission rates is described in ASTM D3985 “Standard Test Method for Oxygen Gas Transmission Rate Through Plastic Film and Sheeting Using Coulometric Sensor.”
Machine Product Brief

Thermo Fisher Scientific: Checkweigher software

Thermo Fisher Scientific’s VersaWeigh checkweigher has new software.

Inspection, checkweighing equipment support CPC's quality efforts

Contract Pharmacal Corporation (CPC) develops, manufacturers, and packages over-the-counter drugs and dietary supplements for prominent brand owners such as Bayer and GlaxoSmithKline, and retailers such as Walgreens and CVS.
HIGH-SPEED CHECKWEIGHING. The XS1 checkweigher (above) helps contract packager Quality Packaging Specialists produce a variety o
Machine Case Study

Checkweigher delivers healthy packaging results

Used primarily for dietary supplement multipacks, a new checkweigher helps PA-based contract packer Quality Packaging Specialists meet quality demands with accuracy and at high line speeds.


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