The 500im entry-level leak-resistant Stretch Overwrapper from Ossid, a division of Pro Mach, is designed for red meat, pork, poultry, and produce packers that want a quality end-seal machine at an entry-level price, and wraps at a rate of up to 40 trays/min.
Designed for customers that want to expand into nearby markets, but can’t justify the expense of a fully-automatic handle applicator at an early stage of market development, an innovative semi-automatic handle applicator from Roberts PolyPro, a division of Pro Mach, produces 15-to-17 cases/min. with a single attendant.
VersaFilm shrink bundler reduces the need for corrugated material and achieves 1,000 bottle per minute throughputs with over 98% efficiency, using a new B&R automation platform. User friendly screen helps operators and technicians access information to maximize uptime.
Package Machinery Company exhibited a 6-axis servo-driven overwrapper with a B&R control system that includes a 10-inch touch panel providing operational controls, safety, diagnostics, temperature, changeover videos, status, and even a complete machine manual.
PACK EXPO 2012: Eastey Enterprises’ EB35A automatic in-line sleeving system produces either a Bull’s-eye or natural closure on trayed, individual, or multipacked products. A self-centering, chain-driven mechanism ensures the seal is formed at the center of the product, while a two-chambered shrink bundling tunnel turns out a tight, secure package.