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Accumulation system an Absolut hit on spirits filling lines
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Accumulation system an Absolut hit on spirits filling lines

This video not only features birdseye views of Absolut Vodka’s filling line, but reveals the unique qualities of Hartness’ DYNAC system, which provides Absolut with efficient accumulation and line control for its high speed filling lines. Absolut’s purchase of multiple DYNAC systems offers ample proof of their effectiveness, and they’ve chosen to deploy them in interesting ways.
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Conveyor, layer former, and handling market
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Conveyor, layer former, and handling market

A Hartness case conveyor, high-speed layer former with Robo-Merge technology to increase throughput, and a layer-handling robot create a flexible palletizing solution for multiple industry applications.
Hartness expands product portfolio
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Hartness expands product portfolio

Hartness assumes responsibility of Meurer product line in North America adding mid-speed case packing and film solutions to end-of-line product portfolio.
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Rainbow packing made easy by dual robots
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Rainbow packing made easy by dual robots

Hartness International demonstrates a two-robot system that automatically decases bottles and arranges them neatly in lanes for rainbow pac
Air-transfer case packer
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Air-transfer case packer

The air-transfer case packer from Hartness International is unique in the way that it reduces back pressure on the containers being case packed.
Ultra high density warehouse solution
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Ultra high density warehouse solution

This Warehouse Automation system from Hartness offers some of the highest density storage and retrieval capabilities available, and it interfaces seamlessly with the manufacturer's case picking and order fulfillment solution.
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.
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.
Video shows sophisticated warehouse system for automating mixed pallet creation
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Video shows sophisticated warehouse system for automating mixed pallet creation

Hartness Vertique warehouse system shows how incoming homogeneous pallets are automatically converted to mixed pallets based on specific customer orders.
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Continuous-motion robotic case packer improves container handling
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Continuous-motion robotic case packer improves container handling

Video shows new technology from Hartness Intl. that handles a wide range of product, including lightweighted containers or difficult shapes.
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High-efficiency conveyors for personal care
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High-efficiency conveyors for personal care

Video shows Hartness Dynac 6400 conveyor that brings dramatic improvements to line throughput and product volume while providing first-in/first-out, pressureless product handling and accumulation.
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Robotic case packing
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Robotic case packing

Robotics assumes an increasingly important role at Hartness International, especially where the bottle being handled is a challenging one.
Simplified-design tray shrink wrapper
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Simplified-design tray shrink wrapper

Video from Hartness Intl. shows automated tray shrink wrapper/bundling system for bottled water application.
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Alternative to high-pressure accumulation systems
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Alternative to high-pressure accumulation systems

Video showcases Dynac conveyor system in such diverse applications as paint cans, plastic motor oil bottles, trigger spray bottles, flow wrapped crackers, orange juice gabletop cartons, plastic dairy creamer containers, and PET bottles.
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Robotic palletizing for beverage multipacking
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Robotic palletizing for beverage multipacking

Video clip shows slide show of robotic palletizing of beverage multipacks using new technology.
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HartnessVisy Automation shows robotic palletizing capabilities
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HartnessVisy Automation shows robotic palletizing capabilities

HartnessVisy Automation offers complete turnkey automated palletizing solutions from single lines to large multi-robot multi-lines. Their robotics systems use highly efficient multi-zoned vacuum grippers or advanced servo-mechanical grippers and can handle a wide range of products and capacities in different packaging formats.
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Accumulation/conveyor system brings dramatic efficiencies to spirits lines
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Accumulation/conveyor system brings dramatic efficiencies to spirits lines

Video shows the Hartness Dynac conveyor system operating with a variety of liquors and spirits. Brings dramatic improvements to line throughput and product volume while providing first-in/first-out, pressureless product handling and accumulation.
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High-speed, continuous-motion place packer for wine industry
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High-speed, continuous-motion place packer for wine industry

Showcasing a wine application, this unit combines the proven superiority of Hartness Intl.'s OctoPack system with a much smaller footprint and fewer working parts.
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Medium-speed, vertical case packing
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Medium-speed, vertical case packing

Video shows drop packer handling a wide range of container and package types, including glass, plastic, cans and paperboard in round and non-round configurations.
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Golden State Vintners: Case packing of wine bottles
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Golden State Vintners: Case packing of wine bottles

Model Flex 835 case packer from Hartness (Greenville, SC). It's preceded by a Hartness three-lane infeed section that relies on sensors to signal a gating device which lanes are in need of bottles.
Pack Expo 2004: Gripveyor conveyor system
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Pack Expo 2004: Gripveyor conveyor system

PACK EXPO WEB EXCLUSIVE: Hartness offers its Gripveyor conveyor system at Pack Expo 2004 in its booth, N-3817. Conveyor system easily handles unstable, difficult-shaped bottles. Grippers grab bottles of product at their base, reducing jamming associated with air conveyors. Transport device allows for high-speed conveying of any shape plastic bottle. Conveyor system can be paired with the company’s Dynac accumulation system for seamless transport of product throughout a packaging line.
Morningstar Foods: Accumulation on ESL dairy line
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Morningstar Foods: Accumulation on ESL dairy line

On this extended shelf life bottling line for dairy products, this pressureless accumulation system from Hartness International provides up to 15 minutes of crucial accumulation time between filling/capping and labeling.
Latrobe Brewing Co.: Case erecting and loading
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Latrobe Brewing Co.: Case erecting and loading

At this Rolling Rock brewery, at the infeed of a case erector from Pearson Packaging Systems, a robotic positioner picks bundles of 12-count corrugated shippers, orients the bundle, cuts the band, and feeds the band to a grinder.
Bacardi Bottling Corp.: Automated case packing
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Bacardi Bottling Corp.: Automated case packing

On this revamped bottling line for rum and rum products, the rotary case packer from Hartness International operates just like the uncaser, except in reverse. Downstream from the case packer, tab-lock reshippers have their tabs slit before flaps are plowed and glued shut.
Bacardi Bottling Corp.: Uncasing
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Bacardi Bottling Corp.: Uncasing

Bacardi was among the first to install this rotary uncaser from Hartness International on this revamped bottling line for rum and rum products. It uses 10 carriages continuously moving in a circle to pick bottles from reshippers and place them on a conveyor leading to the rinser/filler/capper block.