Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview

Machinery

Choice packaging hot melt solution
Video |

Choice packaging hot melt solution

The Valco Melton Choice all-electric hot melt application system increases productivity and uptime while reducing costs and time spent on maintenance.
E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!
Collating/flow wrapping
Video |

Collating/flow wrapping

Unusual pick-and-place system from Cavanna uses six delta style robots that each pick 80 products/min and place them in a collating ring so that a stack of three products can be released efficiently into an integrated flow wrapper at high speeds.
Robotic system for filling and stoppering of vials
Video |

Robotic system for filling and stoppering of vials

Bausch & Stroebel’s flexible two-robot system is designed for filling, stoppering, and crimp-capping of vials in the pharmaceutical industry. Handles syringes and cartridges, too.
Modular case erector squares cases perfectly
Video |

Modular case erector squares cases perfectly

Lantech’s new case erector is modular in design and features a case squaring device that ensures perfectly squared cases right through to product insertion and case closing.
Filler handles tubes holding more than a half liter
Video |

Filler handles tubes holding more than a half liter

The Nordenmatic 1703x tube filler from Coesia’s Norden division handles up to 65-mm diameter tubes and it is the first high-speed offering for large tubes holding more than half a liter.
Machine Product Brief
|

Texwrap: Horizontal side seal wrapper

Texwrap introduces the new model T2011SSR continuous motion side seal wrapper, which is an updated version of the 2203.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Machine Product Brief
|

Banner Engineering: High-intensity indicator lights

Banner Engineering introduces its S18DLH and S22DLH indicators for general-purpose lighting applications.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
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.
Machine Product Brief
|

Sick: High-speed, image-based code reader

Provides resolutions up to 4 MP
dynamic focus and omni-directional 1D and 2D code reading.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Machine Product Brief
|

Synerlink: High-tech sleeving machine for cups

The APSleever sleeving machine for filled cups from Synerlink - the Barry-Wehmiller Fresh Dairy Packaging Division is designed to be integrated into complete packaging lines, and provides fill rates of 43,000 cph on a complete f/f/s line (42m x 6m long).
Pre-made pouches fed from rails
Video |

Pre-made pouches fed from rails

CleanPouch system from Scholle consists of pre-made spouted pouches with caps that are put on rails and fed into a high-speed rotary filler.
Executive Vice President of Engineering and Manufacturing for Bosch Packaging Technology Dr. Stefan König
News
|

Flexibility and food safety key to new machine developments

At interpack, Bosch Packaging Technology provides an overview of its new equipment, designed to address customer needs for flexibility and food safety.
Machine Product Brief
|

Dymax Corp.: Needle valve

Dymax Corporation’s Model 485 pneumatic, normally closed needle valve is designed to deliver precise dots or very fine beads of low- to high-viscosity fluids.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Fox IV 6100 with Swing-Away Cylinder and SATO S84 Print Engine Can Solve Tough Ones
Video |

Fox IV 6100 with Swing-Away Cylinder and SATO S84 Print Engine Can Solve Tough Ones

The Fox IV 6100 has a swing-away cylinder for easy access to the print engine and LCD that can be positioned in virtually any direction; so, it’s easily viewed by operators. Paired with SATO’s S84 thermal print engine with color-coded guides, knobs and levers, users are assured a reliable, easy to maintain solution.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Machine Product Brief
|

PDC International: Shrink sealer

PDC International introduces the 90C-ER Shrinksealer for the fast, continuous application of tamper evident seals and shrink sleeve neck labels.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Machine Product Brief
|

WeighPack: Bagger for pre-made wicketed bags

Designed for pre-made wicketed bags, the VS bagger from WeighPack, which is an entry-level machine for the baking and produce industry may be operated with manual loading or completely automatic operation.
Shrink wrapper offers 5-minute changeover
Video |

Shrink wrapper offers 5-minute changeover

Compact shrink wrapper from Polypack is a versatile machine that can handle round, oval, or square bottles as well as cartons with minimal time required for changeover
Minimal maintenance on CIJ coding system
Video |

Minimal maintenance on CIJ coding system

The Jet2 NeoS continuous ink-jet coding equipment from Leibinger features a smaller nozzle that delivers the same great speeds as larger nozzles.

 

Newsletters
Don’t miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST

New Issue Alert

Packaging World Magazine

eClip

Breaking packaging news

Packaging Insights

Pertinent packaging issues

On the Edge Blog

Workforce Development

PACKAGE DESIGN/
DEVELOPMENT

Greener Package

Sustainable packaging

Shelf Impact

Package design strategies

Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.