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Multi-Conveyor: 70-ft long plastic belt conveyor for flat products

Designed for accumulating flat or low-in-height products, Multi-Conveyor’s 70-ft long stainless steel, plastic belt conveyor combines accumulation, a decline noser, and a shuttle-accumulation conveyor to provide accumulation while dynamically balancing production flow.
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Materials Product Brief
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Baumer: Vision sensor provides color identification/inspection

Suitable for automation tasks in packaging, pick and pack, assembly monitoring, product encoding, and quality assurance applications, Baumer's expanded VeriSens XC series vision sensor portfolio includes the new VGA and 1.2 megapixel models which are capable of color identification and inspection.
Machine Product Brief
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Wexxar/BEL: Automatic hot melt glue case sealer

Wexxar/BEL, powered by Pro Mach launches its enhanced BEL 270 corrosion resistant fully automatic hot melt glue case sealer.
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Machine Product Brief
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New England Machinery: Compact unscrambler meets pharmaceutical requirements

The NEHCPCL-36 compact unscrambler from New England Machinery (NEM) features a fully-integrated hopper elevator that saves floor space while allowing the product to be fully contained in a covered environment.
Watch PMMI’s 2014 Packaging Line of the Year in action
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Watch PMMI’s 2014 Packaging Line of the Year in action

Learn how Big Heart Pet Brands implemented new packaging technologies and fetched PMMI’s prestigious award.
Machine Product Brief
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MG America: Rotary capsule filler

The new TEKNA Capsule Filler is a hybrid of sorts, combining a sampling of best-in-class technologies from previous MG2 capsule fillers in one state-of-the-art solution.
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Machine Product Brief
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Best Process Solutions: Vibratory feeders

Vibratory feeders are designed to smoothly convey products. Flow of material is adjustable, and flow rate can be variable or fixed.
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Off The Shelf: Clever carton for Milk-Bone chews
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Off The Shelf: Clever carton for Milk-Bone chews

It’s designed to look like a tooth paste carton so that pet owners will think ‘canine dental health’ when they encounter it in the store.
Machine Product Brief
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Material Transfer: Bulk bag discharging and feeding system

Material Transfer’s bulk bag discharging system features a fork lift loaded bulk bag lifting frame with adjustable height receiving frame.
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Machine Product Brief
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Ryson: Spiral conveyors go higher, handle more weight

Ryson’s new spiral conveyors handle double the capacity of its regular spirals, can optionally have loads enter and exit the spirals at intermediate elevations, and feature load capacity of 75 lbs/linear ft of conveyor for speeds up to 200 FPM.
Machine Product Brief
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Material Transfer: Caster portable low headroom bulk bag discharger

Patented system designed for discharging product into customers existing process.
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Machine Product Brief
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Spee-Dee: App determines fill rates, tooling requirements for auger fillers

The new RevCalc App from Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery helps auger filler operators streamline the process of calculating fill rates and tooling sizes for their applications: simply input the product density and target weight of the product being filled, and the RevCalc App will recommend the proper tooling size for that specific application.
Machine Product Brief
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Sleeve Seal: Vertical sleeve labeler

The new generation SSL-600i vertical sleeve labeler from Sleeve Seal is a robust, user-friendly machine able to produce 600 products/min using 25 micron film.
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Eastey: Manual L-bar sealer and shrink tunnel

Available with either a hot wire or hot knife seal head, Eastey’s new Professional Series manual L-bar sealer and shrink tunnel features a powered takeaway mesh conveyor for easy product transport, and magnetic clamping and automatic cycle timing to ensure a proper seal.
Machine Product Brief
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Squid Ink: Inkjet printing system

A low-cost, high-quality option for printing hi-resolution characters, barcodes, logos, and more, Squid Ink’s CoPilot 128 Ink Jet Printing System is capable of running oil-based or solvent-based inks to print up to 185 dpi at 135ft /min on a variety of substrates.
Machine Product Brief
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Texwrap: Entry-level shrink tunnel

Suitable for smaller shrink operations where it may need to be moved to accommodate production changes, Texwrap's new T818 shrink tunnel features: a high velocity blower; master air volume control; adjustable flow controls to deliver more or less overall volume as well as to control flow to the top and bottom of the package as needed; automatic cool down; an AC variable speed conveyor drive; and digital temperature control.
Reliable shrink labeling and tamper evident banding
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Reliable shrink labeling and tamper evident banding

The AFM Model LX-150, an in-line bullet (mandrel) shrink labeler is fully servo-driven and microprocessor controlled, which ensures accurate, consistent and reliable operation at speeds up to 300 CPM.
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Sipa: Injection/compression/stretch-blow molding system

Sipa’s XTREME Sincro, a preform compression molding system with a high-speed stretch-blow molding unit, combines the flexibility of a two-stage system with the convenience of a single-stage system to produce preforms that are said to be up to 10% lighter than even the lightest preform produced by conventional injection molding.

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