FILM HOOD. Once a pallet has been delivered to the stretch hooder M, a film hood is pulled over from the top down.
Machine Case Study

Stretch hooding optimizes transport of fine wines

This leading German producer of sparkling wines and spirits finds stretch hooding to be just what is needed for protecting pallet loads during transport to customers.
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Machine Product Brief

Beumer: Stretch hood provides operator safety

Designed to be safer, smaller, faster, and more practical than its predecessors, Beumer’s Stretch Hood A features an intuitive menu system on the machine control via a soft-touch panel, a safe, optimized, ergonomically-designed workplace for the operator, and material-friendly transporting of the film via an innovative film transport system.
Machine Product Brief

Lachenmeier: Film unwind system for stretch hood machine

Lachenmeier’s patented Unwind System for its stretch hood machines helps eliminate thin and fragile film on palletized loads, and keeps film corners roughly 30% thicker compared to other stretch hood systems, according to the company.
Conveyor transports the stacks to the packaging system, where a film hood is pulled over the palletized beverage cases.
Machine Case Study

Stretch hooding protects sparkling wine

In order to transport palletised beverage cartons to the central warehouses and distribution centres of its customers, the German market leader for sparkling wine, Rotkäppchen-Mumm Sektkellereien GmbH, Freyburg (Unstrut), decided to equip two of its production locations with stretch hood M high-capacity packaging systems.
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Feature Article

Alternatives to spiral stretch wrapping

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Stretch hooder for pallets
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Stretch hooder for pallets

Latest control technology on this stretch hooder from Beumer provides optimal efficiency, and the protection afforded by the stretch hood format keeps pallet loads of product protected even if they are stored outside.
Navigated via computer menu, the stretch hooder draws down the film uniformly over the pallet load and securely seals the hood.
Machine Case Study

Pallet operations upgrade pumps up production by 30%

Bay State Milling adopts versatile, low-maintenance palletizer and stretch hood packaging system to secure pallet loads of bagged grain products.
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