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Machine Case Study

Automation hastens case-packing speeds and pack-pattern changeovers

Giant Snacks seeds growth in productivity with robotic pick-and-place packing equipment.
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Materials Product Brief

Eagle Flexible Packaging, Inc: Printed roll stock features pre-applied zipper

Eagle Flexible Packaging’s Inno-Lok printed roll stock products now include the “Bag Top” zipper Pillow Pouch, featuring a pre-applied zipper which can be produced on a typical V F/F/S machine with only minor jaw retrofit--without the complexities of applying a zipper in line and potential reduction in throughput.
Package Case Study

Compostable peanut packs debut at Mariners ballgame

Ten thousand Mariners fans receive peanuts in a new pack made from a six-layer flexible film that is said to be 100% compostable.
Goya Foods of Florida packs 66 SKUs of dry beans, including some of the varieties shown.
Package Case Study

Automation at Goya supports growing bean business

A new Miami, FL, distribution center and dry-bean packing facility produces 1 million cases of bagged beans per year using three fully automated packaging lines.
Materials Product Brief

Star Packaging Corporation: Flexible packaging for baking, snack food

Star Packaging’s new line of packaging for baking and snack food applications seals in freshness, enhances in-store shelf presence and comes with a range of features that maintain product quality and improve the consumer experience.
Steaming bag is included with the fresh potatoes.
Package Case Study

Steam bag packed along with fresh potatoes

Chicago-based Agrow Fresh Produce Co. has launched fresh, petite red potatoes in a “Simply Season & Steam” format that includes a dual-ovenable steaming bag inside.
Machine Product Brief

PLC-controlled robotic case packing/unpacking

See it at PACK EXPO Booth #C-3611! Intelligrated’s Alvey® robotic bottle case packer/unpacker features 2 robotic arms operating on a single PLC-based control system that may be integrated into existing fill lines in wineries, distilleries and breweries.

Malt-O-Meal launches 'Bag The Box' campaign

Cereal maker, with five product families in flexible packaging, uses new Web site to encourage consumers to switch to cereal brands that ‘Bag The Box.’
PRODUCT VERSATILITY. Dried fruits and nut mixtures are packaged in various combinations  and bag sizes (left).
Machine Case Study

Mixing up fruits and nuts in weight-reliable bags

Sophisticated weighers and product transfers facilitate consistent blending of up to eight fruit and nut components per bag
IN THE BAG. Lancaster Foods packages fresh produce for both retail and foodservice markets.
Machine Case Study

Fresh produce packer opts for f/f/s bagging

Installs two vertical form/fill/seal machines to optimize operating flexibilities.


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