Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview
ROBOTIC APPLICATION. Protective corrugated cornerboards are applied automatically by this robotic system just before stretch wrap is applied to the pallet.
Machine Case Study
|

Robots finish mac and cheese line

A multi-axis ARBOT palletizer forms layers of shrink-wrapped trays on a pallet and then hands the pallet off to a stretch wrapping cell where corner boards are also placed robotically.
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!
sushi_roll
Package Case Study
|

Sushi gets a boost in shelf life

Sushi Brama, Israel, has successfully penetrated the Israeli retail market with fresh sushi thanks to utilizing SLB™ Technology (Shelf Life Booster) via the Athena.
HANDY PACKAGING. An operator places prepared salads in rPET containers two-up at the infeed (above) of the Hera MAP system, also
Machine Case Study
|

MAP expands German foodservice provider's map

Bauer Funken’s two modified atmosphere packaging systems pack salads, sandwiches, and other foods for the German market.
OEM Application Note
|

RAMP debuts at Pack Expo International

Remote Access Management Program lets a packaging machine communicate its requirements automatically over a wireless connection.
Machine Case Study
|

Shrink wrappers shrink costs, expand efficiencies

Meat processor doubles shipper case preparation speeds, cuts materials and labor costs, and reduces freight weights by installing two medium-volume shrink wrap machines.
Package Case Study
|

Reborn in the U.S.A.

Packaging quality issues and counterfeiting in Taiwan lead Revolution Tea to produce its teas in the United States, where new cartons tout unusual packaging.
Machine Case Study
|

Forging ahead with low-acid aseptics

Aseptic Solutions is poised to become just the second beverage manufacturer in the U.S. capable of filling milk-based, low-acid products on a high-speed rotary filler.
Machine Case Study
|

Shrink bundler cuts costs, pumps up productivity

Contract packer installs in-line flight bar bundler to simplify secondary packing of aerosol products.
The primary package is a thermoform 15 1/4 8" deep with flexible-film lidding heat-sealed to the flange. Three packs are combine
Package Case Study
|

Packaging upgrade is sweeter than sugar

Pre-measured one-cup containers are a consumer-friendly and reclosable alternative to traditional packaging formats that have been around forever.
The 128-valve filler handles 20-oz bottles at 1,000/min.
Machine Case Study
|

Bottling built for the future

When this Pennsylvania beverage marketer installed a new line for PET bottles, great care was taken that the equipment be capable of handling multiple package varieties. See in-plant video
Machine Case Study
|

Downtime shrinks with new wrappers

When Georgia-Pacific needed to speed up wrapping rates for its 9” Dixie paper plates, management picked servo-driven, side-seal shrink wrappers that maintain high speed and tight registration.