Unique cost-saving film labeler
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Unique cost-saving film labeler

VIDEO FROM INTERPACK. Roll-fed labeler from Sidel takes flat roll-fed film material from 80 to 150 microns thick (PET, OPS, OPP) and forms it into a tube before applying it over a bottle and discharging the bottle into a shrink tunnel.
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High-speed, low-level palletizer
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High-speed, low-level palletizer

VIDEO FROM INTERPACK. The SP-1000 HS palletizer from Sidel uses two Fanuc robots to guide layers alternatively to the right or to the left while optimizing the "return stroke" time that traditionally is an empty, nonproductive moment.
New Coke plant designed with future in mind
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New Coke plant designed with future in mind

A new state-of-the-art plant for Coca-Cola Bottling Company United in Baton Rouge, LA, includes four packaging lines that meet the needs of today while being flexible enough to accommodate future growth.
Ice River springs for a new PET line
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Ice River springs for a new PET line

The newest bottled water line at Ice River Springs blows and fills 1,200 half-liter bottles/min for private-label customers that include Walmart and Loblaw.
Unique cap sorting needs no compressed air
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Unique cap sorting needs no compressed air

No compressed air is required for this Aidlin Cap sorter that was featured at the Sidel booth.
HDPE and PET breakthroughs?
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HDPE and PET breakthroughs?

Featured at the Sidel booth was a HDPE bottle that is injection stretch blow molded and a PET bottle with a unique deep grip feature.
90-day shelf life + sustainability gains = progress at Byrne Dairy
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90-day shelf life + sustainability gains = progress at Byrne Dairy

Byrne Dairy has a proven track record in ESL products. Now it’s using a new technology called ‘dry sterilization’ to get 90-day shelf life and get greener at the same time.
PET line brings capacity, flexibility to Coke plant
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PET line brings capacity, flexibility to Coke plant

Anchored by a blow/fill/cap Combi system, this new line handles three bottle sizes and reaches 32,000 bottles/hr on 1.5-L bottles. Just two 'pilots' are required to guide it.
Sustainability upgrade for milk in PET
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Sustainability upgrade for milk in PET

A world’s first: The French dairy company LSDH is launching a lightweight PET bottle for shelf-stable UHT milk. ‘Dry’ sterilization saves significant amounts of water.
Compact blow molder
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Compact blow molder

A linear blow molder from Sidel produces flat bottles and complex shapes in PET, at speeds to 5,600 bottles/hr. Uses a Compact™ Preferential heating system, and permits fast changeovers with minimal down time.
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Innovative rotary labelers
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Innovative rotary labelers

The Alfa Rollsleeve from Sidel is a rotary labeler capable of creating and applying roll-fed labels on glass, plastic, and metal containers.
Martens Brewery: Blow molding of barrier-coated PET beer bottles
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Martens Brewery: Blow molding of barrier-coated PET beer bottles

Preforms move down a track and into the enclosed blow molding area. Finished amber bottles then undergo internal coating (not shown here) and are stored on pallets until needed. Blow molding equipment is supplied by Sidel.
Pack Expo video coverage: High-speed tube filler
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Pack Expo video coverage: High-speed tube filler

At the Sidel booth, Norden-Pac (Branchburg, NJ) was showing its Nordenmatic 2002S/Nordenpac 2002S high-speed tube filling and cartoning line.