Machinery

Electron beam package sterilization
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Tetra Pak: Electron beam package sterilization

Tetra Pak has launched a filling machine that uses electron beams, not hydrogen peroxide, to sterilize packaging material; the E3 delivers a range of benefits to customers, including the potential to run up to 40,000 portion packages/hr.
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Mario Cavanna with Riccardo and Alessandra
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Cavanna Packaging Group founder passes

Mario Cavanna grew his 55-year-old company to over 300 employees with over 100 patents.
NJM Packaging: Capper
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NJM Packaging: Capper

The beltorque high-speed in-line capper caps up to 300 bpm.
Sustainable flat tray packaging
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Harpak-Ulma: Sustainable flat tray packaging

Hybric flat tray packaging is a new skin packaging technology that creates a sustainable package with enhanced aesthetic appeal; using the versatile platform technology on Mondini’s Trave tray sealers, the package can be made with either a coated paperboard or plastic foundation.
High-speed in-line capper
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NJM Packaging: High-speed in-line capper

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #C-2614! NJM Packaging will introduce the redesigned beltorque high-speed capper at Pack Expo Las Vegas/Pharma Expo.
Sesotec Logo
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S+S Separation and Sorting is now Sesotec

Change of name and new logo reflect the company's continuing development.
Meypack: Case packer
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Meypack: Case packer

VP 453 processes folding boxes in trays with top-fitted fully enclosing lids.
Multi-Conveyor: Hand-pack station
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Multi-Conveyor: Hand-pack station

An ergonomic hand-pack station eases manual case packaging applications.
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American Packaging achieves GFSI Certification

American Packaging Corporation achieves GFSI Certification with zero non-conformances.
The ink-jet coder print lot code numbers on-demand, on a range of label sizes and types, using either water- or solvent-based in
Machine Case Study
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Cosmetic compacts labeled and coded

Co-manufacturer/packager of cosmetics replaces a manual label application process for compacts with an ink-jet coder and label applicator to increase speed, minimize waste.
 retrofit platform for label converters
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Colordyne: 3600 Series retrofit platform for label converters

Colordyne’s 3600 Series Retrofit platform is ideal for label converters looking to expand their client base by breaking into the growing short-run digital label printing market.
Beumer Group: F/f/s system
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Beumer Group: F/f/s system

A new f/f/s system for chemical products handles up to 2,600 bags/hr.
Robotic integration capabilities
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Intelligrated: Robotic integration capabilities

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #3036! Intelligrated will showcase the company’s advanced robotic integration capabilities, including system concepts, solutions engineering, manufacturing, installation and commissioning, and lifecycle support services.
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Marchesini Group acquires Multipack technologies

Marchesini aims to expand its reach into Italian and international end-of-line packaging marketplaces.
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Lenze sponsors students in Coil Winding Challenge

German and U.S. students and companies collaborate to create two operable Lenze prototypes.
Bosch Packaging Technology: Pen assembly machine
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Bosch Packaging Technology: Pen assembly machine

The fully automated MRA assembles up to 70 insulin pens/min.
Controls platform. Since switching to servo motors for key axes of motion and moving to a new controller, cycle times on Ilpra’s
OEM Application Note
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Servos bring speed, energy savings, and reduced maintenance

Now that side gripper chain advance and the opening and closing of both thermoforming and heat-sealing tools are servo driven, the Formpack F1 offers a number of improvements.
Hot melt applicator
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Graco: Hot melt applicator

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015, Booth #C-5440! Graco’s new InvisiPac GM100 plug-free hot melt applicator offers all the benefits of plug-free adhesive dispensing in a compact design.

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