Autoprod (Clearwater, FL) will release its continuous-motion Tray Filling/Sealing system for preformed trays capable of outputs to 240 trays/min. Design allows for food and entrée formulations to be in liquid, dry, viscous, and particulate, including pasta, IQF vegetables and fruits, cubed and ground meat, sauces, salads, and dressings.
The Autoprod (Clearwater, FL) Fast-Pack line of filling and closing systems for preformed containers accommodates products including beverage, dairy, pharmaceutical, personal care, and household items.
Honeywell’s (Morris Township, NJ) NyLid™ nylon film for lidding is suitable for cold-fill, hot-fill, or aseptic packaging. It’s said to resist tear propagation so that it peels cleanly from a tray’s flange without tearing down the middle.
The Fast-Pack filling/closing system from Autoprod (Clearwater, FL) is a double-indexing, 12-lane machine with microprocessor-controlled filling stations, SpeedLoader(TM) quick-change foil lid magazines and servo-driven heat-seal stations.
Autoprod's (Clearwater, FL) FP Portion Filling System fills and seals preformed containers at speeds to 300 cups/min. Accommodates containers holding 1/4 to 4 oz of product such as condiments or personal care products.
Autoprod's (Clearwater, FL) Fast-Pack DK Filling system has been redesigned to offer greater flexibility, faster production and lower costs. New nozzle designs enable the system to handle multiple products-margarine, butter, half-fat spreads-of varying viscosities.
Autoprod Inc. (Clearwater, FL) has released a four-page, full-color brochure, "The new generation of Autoprod filling systems." It provides an overview and technical details on Autoprod's Gold(TM) and Gold Plus(TM) CIP/SIP technologies, filling systems and margarine fill/seal/cap systems.
Autoprod (Clearwater, FL) will show its Flexotherm CIP cup filling system at the Jagenberg booth at interpack. The system fills preformed containers ranging in volume from 12 to 1겨 cc at speeds to 7꼀 cups/hr in a sterile air enclosure.
Autoprod (Booth 3574) has reduced cup diameter changeover time on its Fast-Pak in-line fill/seal/cap system from two hrs to 30 min. On display at WestPack, the FP 1 x 4 TE system fills liquid, preset, semi-solid, particulate and multiple fill products in 4-oz to 10-lb containers at speeds to 12ꯠ cups/hr.
Cap Snap (San Jose, CA) has introduced a patented polyethylene reclosable TE cap for yogurt and cultured dairy products. Using Autoprod's heat-form closing technology traditionally used for milk cartons, the cap uses a mechanical external ring with a pull tab for 8-oz dairy containers.