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TriVex RLi top-load case packer
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Douglas: Top-load case packer

The new TriVex RLi top-load case packer from Douglas offers fully-integrated combinations of case erecting, loading, and sealing with glue or tape to meet specific customer applications.
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Multi-point depositor mounts on cup or tray lines
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Multi-point depositor mounts on cup or tray lines

Yamato's multi-point depositor mounts on cup or tray lines, or on thermoforming lines, and features modular discharge scales that deposit product in collection chambers. Unit features tool-less changeover and high sanitation capabilities.
Model XYS08 VFFS Bagger offers ultrasonic sealing, high speed bagging
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Model XYS08 VFFS Bagger offers ultrasonic sealing, high speed bagging

High-speed ultrasonic cross-seal and vertical seal machine, dubbed XYS08 from Triangle, is designed for powders, confectionary, lettuce and cheese applications, as well as quick changeover to heat sealing for nuts and snacks. Ultrasonic sealing reduces leakers and uses less film. Sealer is available in three different sanitation levels: stainless steel, stainless steel washdown, and 3A designation.
Subzero palletizing robot works in the cold
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Subzero palletizing robot works in the cold

Arctic palletizing robot from KUKA Robotics is designed for frozen food facilities and cold storage warehouses. Special modifications allow it to operate at temperatures down to -30 deg. C. It is available with payload capacities of 120, 180, and 240 kilograms.
Compact and space saving – Pester monoblock case packer/palletizer
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Compact and space saving – Pester monoblock case packer/palletizer

PEWO-form SLP2 Compact - monoblock case packer/palletizer with minimum space requirements of 90 sqft, with company-developed robots for flexible case packing and palletizing applications. Fast change-over time by means of 23 menu-controlled servo-axes and pallet change without machine downtime, unit has a full complement of safety features, ready for track & trace integration.
Wrap-around cartoner reflects OEM's 'custom' roots
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Wrap-around cartoner reflects OEM's 'custom' roots

Watch this video to see close-up how Stantech has designed its wrap-around cartoner for a glimpse of the company's legacy of secondary, end-of-line packaging solutions for food and other applications.
Ultrasonics prevent fine powder from blinding
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Ultrasonics prevent fine powder from blinding

Watch this demonstration closely; if you blink, you might miss it! The video shows how Russell Finex' Vibrasonic deblinding system sends ultrasonic waves across a fine wire mesh screen, preventing flour from blinding, or plugging and, in turn, slowing the free flow of the fine powder.
All new horizontal f/f/s for pharma and more
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All new horizontal f/f/s for pharma and more

The Flexpack model F-150 horizontal form/fill/seal machine, just introduced on the 2014 Pharma Expo / Pack Expo show floor, gives you a showcase of the latest technology for feeding and filling, from package alignment photoelectrics to modular components to meet a wide range of application requirements.
Automated filling, one ounce to one gallon
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Automated filling, one ounce to one gallon

Find out how far beyond high-speed filling a rotary piston filler can go by watching how this unit from Cozzoli Machine Co. provides clean, easy-access design, tool-less changeover parts and user automation that does everything from real-time control to recipe-driven setups specific to the SKU being run.
Ink-jet line serves wide range of needs
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Ink-jet line serves wide range of needs

Ink-jet printers from Citronix run the gamut from entry-level machines for two lines of code, to models that function in heavy dust/dirt environments. Operators can change the drop size with the push of a button. Up to 31-pixel messages can be printed, plus graphics and bar codes. A number of different languages are also on board, as Citronix sells into 40 countries.
New print head technology
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New print head technology

Newest full-color printer from Epson America features the firm's latest print head technology and is designed with high speeds and high-volume output in mind.
CP3 wraparound case packer is fast and versatile
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CP3 wraparound case packer is fast and versatile

BPA (Blueprint Automation) had on display its CP3 wraparound case packer. It was shown packing capped pouches into modified RSC cases at a rate of 150 pouches/25 cases per minute. The unit can also handle standup pouches into open RSC cases, and other combinations.
Bulk depalletizer ideal for craft brewers
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Bulk depalletizer ideal for craft brewers

A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp. Central Regional Sales Manager Marc Antonio describes how the company's Model 108 depalletizer offers maximum bottle stability and smooth handling to craft brewers looking to automate their bulk bottle unloading.
Modules enable in-house system servicing
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Modules enable in-house system servicing

Novus X-ray's CCPX modules make it possible for end users to service every aspect of the X-ray system's operation. Processing, X-ray, HMI and input-output modules are simple to install and eliminate the need for a service call.
ciSeries range of printers
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Citronix: Continuous inkjet printer series improvements

The new ci3200, ci3300, ci3500, and ci3650 continuous ink jet (CIJ) printers from Citronix’s next generation of the ciSeries range of printers feature significant enhancements to the fluidics system, electronics, and software that help improve overall capability, reliability, simplicity, and value.
Robot with 16-kg payload
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Robot with 16-kg payload

The KR 16 robot at the Kuka booth has 16 kg of payload capacity and about 1600 mm of reach. This system is especially suitable for a wide variety of case packing operations.
Robotic case packer for pouches
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Robotic case packer for pouches

The MSP-200 from Delkor is a mid-speed case packing system for pouches that loads Delkor Cabrio cases as well as other case styles by deploying two Fanuc robots. One robot aligns pouches while the other one picks them and inserts them into cases.
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Bosch Packaging: Flow wrapper for packaging individual vials

Packaging up to 300 single blow-fill-seal (BFS) vials/min, the Sigpack HCUL horizontal flow wrapper from Bosch Packaging Technology helps ensure hermetic packages at high speeds using long-dwell cross-sealing technology, and also features vial separation technology, giving manufacturers the flexibility to package both vial cards and single vials, and accommodating the requirements of agencies such as the FDA.

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