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Podcast

Podcast: Pro Mach announces new Flexible Packaging Group

Pro Mach has recently formed a new group that markets, sells, and supports a flexible packaging product line including Matrix vertical/form/fill/seal systems, Toyo Jidoki automated pouch packaging systems, Inever stickpack and sachet packaging systems, and Rennco vertical bagging systems throughout North and South America. Troy Snader, Senior Vice President, goes into detail about the new group and what it means for customers.
Podcast

20 brands united under one banner – Las Vegas Pro Mach wrap up

Pro Mach’s Vice President of Marketing John Eklund sums up an exciting Pack Expo Las Vegas. He puts into perspective how 20 different packaging machinery businesses unite under best practices for operations, distribution, customer service, and technology.
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For the first time, Ossid brings its new OEE software tool to Pack Expo

Ossid demonstrates how the real-time data on availability, performance, and quality gathered from the OEE software tool can help operations personnel improve overall profitability. The tool is designed for the company’s Windows based weigh-price labelers and in-motion case-weight scales.
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Video: IPak Debuts Enhanced TF-300CT Tray Former for Protein Packaging
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Video: IPak Debuts Enhanced TF-300CT Tray Former for Protein Packaging

At speeds up to 10 percent faster and a 24 percent smaller footprint, the IPak TF-300CT is the ideal solution for meat and poultry producers looking for greater efficiency and layout flexibility in their packaging lines.
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Machine Product Brief
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Labeling Systems Introduces New Series 25 Label Printer Applicator

LSI adds the new Series 25 Applicator to their labeling equipment line up, with a focus on PackML compliance and ease of installation and training.
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Video: ID Technology Introduces a New Workstation for Citronix ciSeries CIJ Printers
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Video: ID Technology Introduces a New Workstation for Citronix ciSeries CIJ Printers

ID Technology features a news sturdy stainless steel stand with a small footprint for easy integration into production lines that is ergonomically designed to facilitate easy viewing of the display, convenient data entry, and access to the printer.
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Machine Product Brief
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Ossid’s 1500 Series Weigh-Price Labelers Are Fast, Accurate, and Versatile

Ossid’s 1500 series of weigh-price labelers is designed to improve productivity with accurate and flexible label placement in high-speed continuous motion – up to 120 units per minute. The machines are ideal for weighing, pricing, and labeling both flat and contoured packages from 12 to 20 inches in length.
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Video: Wexxar/BEL showcases semi-automatic case former and sealer system
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Video: Wexxar/BEL showcases semi-automatic case former and sealer system

The BEL 150/505g4ss machine offers a washdown protected stainless steel system with corrosion-resistant, reduced-wear parts in an easy to operate compact design. It’s ideal for food and beverage plants needing a cost-effective, low maintenance case former and sealer system.
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Video: Roberts PolyPro Introduces a Semi-Automatic Handle Applicator
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Video: Roberts PolyPro Introduces a Semi-Automatic Handle Applicator

Roberts PolyPro’s innovative semi-automatic handle applicator is a solution for companies looking to cost effectively increase market penetration. The machine lowers risk in terms of capital costs when brand owners and contract packagers are expanding production to serve new markets.
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Video: Shuttleworth Expands Its Slip-Torque Product Line With New V-Clean, Wipe Down Conveyor
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Video: Shuttleworth Expands Its Slip-Torque Product Line With New V-Clean, Wipe Down Conveyor

V-Clean™ offers food and pharmaceutical manufacturers that need light wash capabilities a high-value alternative to heavy wash solutions. V-Clean complements existing Shuttleworth industrial and easy clean conveyors and extends their popular Slip-Torque® technology.
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Video: Labeling Systems Debuts New Two Color Print and Apply System
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Video: Labeling Systems Debuts New Two Color Print and Apply System

The new LSI Series 22 labeling system is an ideal solution for two color track and trace applications on packages that are required to have two colors on the outside. The system also allows packagers to conform to the GHS initiative.
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Video: Federal Features Premium Filling and Capping Machines
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Video: Federal Features Premium Filling and Capping Machines

Federal’s 12-valve model GWSS2/12.4 monoblock filler/capper and 30-valve net-weigh filler/capper with extended-shelf-life (ESL) option are unmatched in the packaging industry in terms of sanitary construction and ruggedness. These machines function for decades and hold their value for resale.
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Video: Jim Beam Excited About its 30th Fowler Capping Machine – on Display at Pack Expo
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Video: Jim Beam Excited About its 30th Fowler Capping Machine – on Display at Pack Expo

Jim Beam’s Senior Corporate Engineer Robert Land introduces this video on the Fowler/Zalkin 10-head capper applying ROPP aluminum closures for the Pinnacle Vodka brand.
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Supplier News
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Meet the 2013 ProCustomer Champions of the Year

At Pro Mach's fifth annual ProCustomer® Awards event, three individuals were honored for their initiative and commitment to their customers. Each of the award recipients went above and beyond to ensure that start up and/or line operation were optimum.
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Video: Pro Mach Offers Complete End of Line Integrated System
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Video: Pro Mach Offers Complete End of Line Integrated System

Pro Mach’s End of Line Group provides single sourcing for complete, turnkey integrated systems optimized for each customer’s unique packaging needs. The integrated system includes components from five Pro Mach brands.
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Supplier News
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ID Technology celebrates 20 years of labeling, coding, and marking excellence

ID Technology grew from a regional labeling equipment reseller to one of the world’s largest manufacturers and integrators of identification and tracking equipment, peripherals, products, and services. The company’s Model 250 label applicator is the best-selling system nationwide.
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Podcast

Podcast: Pro Mach creates and maintains a culture of innovation

Pro Mach President and CEO Mark Anderson conveys the energy and culture that grows the innovation that is so very apparent for Pro Mach at Pack Expo 2013.
Podcast

Pro Mach’s comprehensive PackML strategy – a win-win

Mark Ruberg, Pro Mach’s Director of Corporate Business Collaboration, describes the effort across Pro Mach to strategically implement PackML and ensure lowest total-cost of ownership for customers and streamlined development for the Pro Mach businesses.
Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology introduces new PackML compliant Model 255 label printer applicator

ID Technology has once again expanded their extensive line of Label Printer Applicators with the Model 255, the first ID Technology Label Printer Applicator designed to be PackML compliant.
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Video: Orion introduces new AXIS six-sided stretch wrapping system
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Video: Orion introduces new AXIS six-sided stretch wrapping system

Orion’s new AXIS system applies film to all six sides of a pallet in multiple, user-defined patterns to deliver increased load reinforcement and maximum product protection and security. The new stretch wrapping system offers a high value alternative to steel or poly strapping.
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Video: Matrix showcases the Inever multilane stickpack machine
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Video: Matrix showcases the Inever multilane stickpack machine

The compact, modular, and robust Inever BY300 multilane stickpack machine is ideal for low-to-medium production of quality stickpack seals of dosing powders, granules, solids, liquids, and pastes with minimal investment required.
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Video: IPak adds value and capability to TF-350 tray former
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Video: IPak adds value and capability to TF-350 tray former

The new, improved servo-driven IPak TF-350 S-Series with enhanced servo-drive technology boasts superior speed, forming consistency, tray aesthetics, and flexibility in a simple, easy-to-maintain design. Improvements include decreased friction and wear as well as fewer parts to maintain.
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Video: The Wexxar/BEL enhanced speed WF30H case former offers a production boost
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Video: The Wexxar/BEL enhanced speed WF30H case former offers a production boost

The Enhanced Speed Option delivers an elegant solution for increased case output that is ideal for batch runs of smaller cases at higher speeds. The new Wexxar WF30H model provides an optional high-speed mode that allows operators to adjust forming and sealing for optimum, faster output on different case sizes.
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Video: Matrix offers high-speed packaging solution for bagged health foods and snacks

The Matrix high-speed, high-accuracy Mercury HS vertical form-fill-seal machine with the patented Smart Gate™ product concentrator significantly improves throughput for contract packagers and brand owners filling both narrow and wide bags, increasing their profits.
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Video: Roberts PolyPro improves the packaging sustainability of its handles
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Video: Roberts PolyPro improves the packaging sustainability of its handles

Roberts PolyPro has developed a new two-pack bottle handle that decrease materials sourced and increases pallet utilization. The overall source reduction translates into a 26% lower cost for these new HDPE handles designed for carrying two-gallon jugs of refrigerated product.
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Video: Axon introduces a new generation shrink sleeve applicator for lower gauge films
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Video: Axon introduces a new generation shrink sleeve applicator for lower gauge films

The Axon Aurora® Wide shrink sleeve applicator is engineered to apply lower gauge films of up to 400 mm in Layflat Width. This innovative, mandrel-style applicator is equipped with Allen Bradley controls, servo automation, PackML programming, and plug-n-play functionality for hassle-free upgradeability and customization.
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Supplier News
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Pro Mach Expands Capabilities With New Flexible Packaging Group

Pro Mach has recently formed a new group that markets, sells, and supports a flexible packaging product line including Matrix vertical/form/fill/seal systems, Toyo Jidoki automated pouch packaging systems, Inever stickpack and sachet packaging systems, and Rennco vertical bagging systems throughout North and South America.
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Podcast

Podcast: Pro Mach has systems in place for taking its companies to the next level

Pro Mach President and CEO Mark Anderson is passionate about helping Pro Mach’s companies grow and Pro Mach has the vision and the systems to make it happen.
News
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Brenton celebrates 25 years of packaging machinery manufacturing

Brenton grew from a regional custom manufacturer to a worldwide expert in end of line packaging automation and productivity improvement, offering excellent customer service. Brenton’s product line includes a wide range of case packers, shrink wrappers, palletizers, material handling, and robotic solutions.
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Video: Rennco’s new tube stock sealer delivers cost effective, food quality bags
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Video: Rennco’s new tube stock sealer delivers cost effective, food quality bags

Rennco’s new stainless steel sealer makes empty three-sided bags from a variety of tube stock material at a lower cost than using pre-made bags. Bag materials effectively sealed include Poly, PVC, and Barrier films. The new sealer is offered in two compact models, a 20-inch and a 32-inch version.
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Video: KLEENLine’s reciprocator-shuttle conveyor delivers speed and flexibility
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Video: KLEENLine’s reciprocator-shuttle conveyor delivers speed and flexibility

The KLEENLine stainless steel Servo Reciprocator rapidly transfers single rows of product into multiple rows and orients them for efficient processing or packaging. Additional applications include array formation, right angle transfers and loading for ovens, and multi-tiered cooling conveyors, and proofer flights.
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Video: Currie by Brenton’s MasterPal palletizes or depalletizes fast and gently
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Video: Currie by Brenton’s MasterPal palletizes or depalletizes fast and gently

The Currie by Brenton MasterPal™ loads or unloads almost any type of product – bulk items, trays, large loads, and bundles – up to five full 500 pound layers a minute using a servo-operated rotary tool and slat system that quickly and gently handles full layers of product with each motion and outperforms vacuum pick and rollers.
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Machine Product Brief
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Brenton boosts performance of high speed Mach-4 case packer

The BrentonPro Mach-4, a high-speed, small-footprint machine capable of packing both cases and trays in multiple patterns, also now allows customers to run smaller cases and fragile products at unprecedented levels.
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Video: Allpax conducts research project to improve pouch sterilization
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Video: Allpax conducts research project to improve pouch sterilization

Allpax put more than 15 food products packaged in various microwaveable pouches and bowls and tested them to identify package and product combinations that hold the most promise of quality and capacity improvements for brand owners.
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Video: Matrix showcases the Toyo Jidoki premade pouch filler sealer
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Video: Matrix showcases the Toyo Jidoki premade pouch filler sealer

The Toyo Jidoki fill and seal pre-made pouch machine is rated at up to 55 flat, standup, or press-to-close pouches per minute and offers a stainless steel, wash-down construction. The new machine is ideal for packaging frozen foods, seafood, snacks, rice, pet foods, medical devices, and other products.
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Video: Matrix introduces the new Metis continuous & intermittent motion vertical form-fill-seal machine
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Video: Matrix introduces the new Metis continuous & intermittent motion vertical form-fill-seal machine

While other continuous motion bagging machines are locked into a narrow band of production speeds that make it hard to accommodate changes in product flow, the new Matrix Metis™ PackML compliant machine can operate effectively over a wide range of speeds and dependably produce quality packages hour after hour.
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Podcast

Podcast: Acquisitions are all about finding great companies

Pro Mach has a string of successes in its series of acquisitions. Mark Anderson, President and CEO, says it’s all about finding great companies and helping them grow.
Podcast

Podcast: Meet KLEENLine, one of Pro Mach’s newest companies

Pro Mach strengthened its capabilities in food grade product handling with the acquisition in 2012 of KLEENline, which is known for its sanitary production conveyors, handling equipment, and more. Vice President of Technology Dinne Flansbury brings listeners up to date on the company and the technology trends.
Podcast

Podcast: ID Technology doubles its number of converters in 2013

ID Technology’s Vice President and General Manager Alan Shipman describes the company’s growth this year, what it means in terms of service and support for customers, and the latest technology trends inside the company.
Video: Ossid offers the 500Si stretch overwrapper for meat and produce packers
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Video: Ossid offers the 500Si stretch overwrapper for meat and produce packers

The 500Si features Ossid’s gripper chain stretch technology – the same technology found on the company’s top of the line models – and a wrap rate of up to 120 trays per minute, making it easy for protein and produce packaging operations to offer their customers quality wrapped packages at an affordable price.
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Video: New ID Technology Model 252 label printer applicator now available
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Video: New ID Technology Model 252 label printer applicator now available

The ID Technology Model 252, the latest addition to an extensive line of label printer applicators, features the same modular design and robust construction as the Model 250; however, it advances the technology with the integration of ID Technology’s revolutionary Centerline Modularity design.
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Video: DEKKA unveils new case sealer that offers an alternative to manual case forming
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Video: DEKKA unveils new case sealer that offers an alternative to manual case forming

The DEKKA 100 Semi-Automatic Case Sealer is a compact system ideal for tight space production sites needing greater efficiency with small investment, requiring only 44x25 inches of floor space and providing a simple user interface, easy size adjustments, and reliable tape application.
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Allpax celebrates sales success of Shaka retorts

Nine production size Shaka® units have been installed by Allpax during the past two years. Shaka utilizes a unique agitation process to sterilize medium-to-high viscosity, low liquid foods. Rapid sterilization, sometimes up to 90 percent faster than static retorts, can have a profound impact on improving the quality of these shelf-stable foods.
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Currie by Brenton introduces the new third generation wisdom HLP palletizer

Currie by Brenton’s hydraulic free, servo-driven high-speed palletizer with high level infeed delivers advanced all servo-drive efficiency, precision, and consistency. The HLP is user friendly with a programmable touchscreen, PackML, and state-of-the art safety features.
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New wrap recipes available on Orion Flex Series stretch wrappers

Orion’s new wrap recipes for their stretch wrappers reduce material costs and enhance performance. Combined with the durable construction and user-friendly features of the Flex A and D models, Orion stretch wrappers deliver unbelievably high value to customers.
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Brenton’s simultaneous case packer-partition inserter stops product damage

Brenton’s gentle case packer-partition inserter prevents damage during packaging while maintaining high line speeds. This efficient inserter is ideal for bottles, lightweight PET containers, and easily damaged products and is offered in both conventional and robotic models.
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What does it mean to be "Powered by Pro Mach"?
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What does it mean to be "Powered by Pro Mach"?

Watch this short, fast-paced video to find out what “Powered by Pro Mach” really means.
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Podcast

Podcast: Automated OEE tool from Ossid

Ossid is now offering automated Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) software for weigh price labelers. This is a must listen podcast for everyone interested in OEE. Product Manager Mike Alyounes masterfully describes OEE in practical terms and explains how OEE can help packagers reach production goals. Booth # N-3913
Podcast

Podcast: Pack Expo 2012 Wrap Up for Pro Mach

John Eklund, Pro Mach’s director of marketing, provides an incisive overview of the company’s Pack Expo experience and sees a lot of positive signs entering 2013. John also describes how Powered by Pro Mach becomes more than a tag line when customers discover a single point of contact can facilitate multiple solutions across a packaging line.
Video: New auto adjust for case sealers
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Video: New auto adjust for case sealers

Wexxar/BEL Auto Adjust technology automates major adjustments and makes for faster machine setup and changeover. Auto Adjust is now available on Wexxar/BEL’s popular BEL 290 case sealer. Booth # N-4006
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Video: New servo driven case packer saves floor space
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Video: New servo driven case packer saves floor space

The all-servo driven, small footprint Brenton Pro Mach-2P case packer runs at up to 25 cases per minute. This new machine offers unparalleled versatility and performance for nearly any case design.
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Video: Integrated conveyor vision inspection and handling solutions from Shuttleworth
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Video: Integrated conveyor vision inspection and handling solutions from Shuttleworth

Shuttleworth vision systems are simple to integrate and are flexible and robust. Simulation procedures early in the design stage enable testing of multiple options to identify the product combination that best fits the application. Shuttleworth’s 360 degree approach to vision lowers risk and ensure optimum throughput. Booth # N-4010
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Pro Mach Inc: Pro Mach Inc: New paper handles 25 percent stronger/25 percent more accurate length

During the past year, Roberts PolyPro refined its paper handle manufacturing processes to achieve 25 percent strength and consistency advancements. These stronger more accurate handles improve the integrity of the handle and ultimately the safety of handling bulk packaging. Booth # N-3916
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Video: Vertical form-fill-seal machine for wash down environments
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Video: Vertical form-fill-seal machine for wash down environments

Matrix demonstrates its Triton heavy duty wash down bagger at Pack Expo. The Triton features stainless steel 4 inch by 4 inch extreme duty welded frame, high torque servo or stepper electric Smart Jaw ST sealing system and speeds of 100 plus bags a minute. Booth # S-853
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Video: Versatile pouch packing of multiple items
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Video: Versatile pouch packing of multiple items

Rennco demonstrates the versatility of its Vertic-L-PP (pouch pack) system. Customers with multiple items to package in a pouch will find both automatic and manual loading options for this rugged, versatile machine. Adding a weigh scale ensures filled pouches meet specifications. Booth # N-4016
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Lab retorts – the gateway to Shaka® and Gentle Motion
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Lab retorts – the gateway to Shaka® and Gentle Motion

Allpax Shaka and Gentle motion retorts are revolutionizing the shelf stable food industry by changing the way retorted food, especially in pouches and trays, taste. Greg Jacob, Vice President and General Manager of Allpax, describes how lab retorts are the gateways to Shaka and Gentle Motion implementations. Booth # N-3910
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Video: Integrated case packer, robotic palletizer, stretch wrapper, and conveyor
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Video: Integrated case packer, robotic palletizer, stretch wrapper, and conveyor

This integrated system demonstrates the benefits of working with a Pro Mach business such as Edson – one purchase order for multiple-vendor systems, less overall risk, and faster, trouble-free start up. This and similar integrated systems can improve any end-of-line operation. Booth # S-760
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Video: New generation of high-speed meat and produce stretch wrappers
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Video: New generation of high-speed meat and produce stretch wrappers

Ossid’s 500Si stretch wrapper is a new solution for high-speed meat and produce tray wrapping applications. The new 500Si servo controlled stretch wrapper is rated at up to 120 trays per minute and is the first in a new generation of high performance mid-price machines from Ossid. Booth # N-3913
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Machine Product Brief
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Pro Mach Inc: Pro Mach Inc: Edson celebrates 50th anniversary with double-digit sales increases since 2010

Edson Packaging Machinery has much to celebrate in its 50th year – significant double-digit sales increases since 2010 and becoming a Pro Mach Brand in February 2012. Edson has achieved rapid growth because of its strong customer relationships, experienced employees, valued partners, and state-of-the-art system solutions.
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Video: New extended-shelf-life filling technology
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Video: New extended-shelf-life filling technology

Federal Manufacturing introduces a new 30-valve net-weight (non-contact) ESL filler with a 10-station pick-and-place capping turret. Options include hot water sanitizing for juice or drinking yogurt applications or steam sterilization for extended life Ultra-High-Temperature (UHT) processed milk or dairy beverages. Booth # S-1878
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Video: Robotic high-speed palletizing for trays, cases, bulk, and bundles
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Video: Robotic high-speed palletizing for trays, cases, bulk, and bundles

Currie by Brenton’s new patented technology palletizes or depalletizes trays, large loads, bulk items, and bundles. This patented system handles layers of up to 500 pounds, moves up to six full layers a minute, and gently handles full layers with each motion. It surpasses current end-of-arm tooling solutions. Booth # N-4013
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Video: Latest in track and trace pressure sensitive labeling equipment
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Video: Latest in track and trace pressure sensitive labeling equipment

LSI’s Model 1220 Track and Trace Bundle Label System helps manufacturers follow products through the supply chain by carrying forward handling data at each stage of transport. The system protects consumers from contaminated or counterfeit products and lowers costs associated with lost products and product recalls. Booth # N-3921
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Video: New semi-automatic handle applicator for market development
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Video: New semi-automatic handle applicator for market development

Roberts PolyPro introduces a new semi-automatic handle applicator designed for market expansion. This machine, with a single operator, can apply handles in two-pack configurations as well as three-, four-, six-, and eight-packs and can be moved from line to line to accommodate variable production schedules. Booth # N-3916
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Pulsed-light sanitation of caps, cups, lids, and films
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Pulsed-light sanitation of caps, cups, lids, and films

To accommodate the North American packaging industry’s growing interest in the chemical free, water saving Claranor pulsed-light sanitation process for caps, cups, lids, and films, Fowler Products and Claranor are expanding their products. This video provides an excellent overview of this new sterilization process. Booth # N-3906
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Podcast

Podcast: U.S. manufacturing is no stranger to innovation and success

Pro Mach President and CEO Mark Anderson discusses the steady strength and growth of U.S. manufacturing.
Video: New semi-automatic stretch wrappers deliver performance and durability
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Video: New semi-automatic stretch wrappers deliver performance and durability

Orion Packaging has expanded their popular Flex line of semi-automatic stretch wrappers with two new models, the HPS (High Profile Standard) and the LPS (Low Profile Standard). These new Flex models deliver performance and investment value, as well as durability and reliability. Booth # N-4019
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Jason Rein of ID Technology, Tony Francis of Brenton, Mark Anderson of Pro Mach, Mike Alyounes of Ossid
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Three service professionals that truly made a difference

At the fourth annual ProCustomer Awards event, three support and service technicians were honored for their initiative and commitment to their customers. Each of the award recipients overcame tough circumstances to ensure that start up and/or line operation were optimum.
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Video: The new Shaka® 1600 agitation retort
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Video: The new Shaka® 1600 agitation retort

The Allpax 1600 Shaka high-speed agitation retort equals the output of four-basket static retorts because of an up to 90 percent reduction in cycle time. Shaka opens the doors to new products that would typically be difficult to retort and improves the taste and appearance of products now available on the market. Booth # N-3910
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Podcast

Podcast: What’s causing all the excitement within Pro Mach? Freedom to succeed

Mark Anderson, President and CEO of Pro Mach, talks about the management philosophy within the company that spurs excitement through autonomy and delivers a competitive edge by maintaining best practices across all of the businesses.
Podcast

Podcast: Edson and Brenton – Pro Mach’s new dynamic duo

Bob Krouse, Engineering and Operations Manager, Edson, discusses the new case packaging dynamic for Pro Mach between Edson and Brenton. Edson joined Pro Mach earlier this year and some of the results are on display at Pack Expo. Booth # S-760
Video: Capper with electronic torque provides 100 percent inspection
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Video: Capper with electronic torque provides 100 percent inspection

Fowler Products’ 14-head capper features state-of-the-art electronic torque control and is integrated with a rejection system that provides a 100 percent inspection for proper closure application. Booth # N-3906
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Machine Product Brief
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Rennco LLC: Rennco LLC: Servos, HMI, and set-up recipes enhance performance of vertical bagging machine Booth # N-4016

The Rennco Model 301SF packager features a servo driven seal system, which is integrated with an HMI and set-up recipes for rapid changeover and higher throughput. This all-electric machine reduces overall energy consumption up to 50 percent compared to conventional baggers.
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Industry’s first servo-based solution for triangulated retail ready trays
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Industry’s first servo-based solution for triangulated retail ready trays

IPak’s TF200 delivers speed, tray flexibility, and forming consistency in a simpler, easier to maintain design than traditional mechanical solutions. Additional benefits include modular construction for easy integration and maintenance, fewer wear parts, precise control, and reliable operation in demanding locations. Booth # N-4006
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Video: Shrink sleeve applicator for demanding environments, including wet filling rooms
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Video: Shrink sleeve applicator for demanding environments, including wet filling rooms

Axon’s Aurora series of shrink sleeve applicators has migrated into demanding environments. A new option has been developed for beverage, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, dairy, chemical, and other manufacturers looking for the performance and versatility of stainless steel. Booth # N-3919
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Video: Range of new label printer applicators increases uptime and lowers cost
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Video: Range of new label printer applicators increases uptime and lowers cost

ID Technology’s Model 252 range of label printer applicators feature centerline modularity design. Centerline modularity creates easily identifiable reference points for default calibration. This gives packaging lines increased uptime and lower operating costs. Booth # N-4021
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Integrated end-of-line system for the medical and pharmaceutical industries
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Integrated end-of-line system for the medical and pharmaceutical industries

A new integrated end-of-line packaging system, which includes solutions from five Pro Mach brands, increases line efficiency and reduces overall risk. This complete end-of-line system for the medical and pharmaceutical industry is on display at Booth # N-4013 at Pack Expo.
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Rotary capping machines for roll-on aluminum closures – 120 to 1200 BPM
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Rotary capping machines for roll-on aluminum closures – 120 to 1200 BPM

This Fowler/Zalkin rotary capping machine equipped for the application of roll-on aluminum closures features 8 capping heads and is suitable for speeds up to 320 BPM. Fowler/Zalkin rotary machines are available in sizes ranging from 3 to 36 heads, yielding operating speeds from 120 to 1200 BPM. Booth # N-3906
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Machine Product Brief
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Wexxar Packaging Inc, a division of Pro Mach: Wexxar Packaging Inc, a division of Pro Mach: New rotary case settling conveyor for fast product containment

The Wexxar WRC case settling conveyor requires less floor space than typical handling systems. This solution is ideal for fast settling and transport of any product packed in an overfill condition for cases or trays. The Wexxar WRC is particularly effective for hard to settle products. Booth # N-4006
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Podcast

Matrix, Edson, Federal join Pro Mach – Mark Anderson discusses these acquisitions

Matrix, Edson, and Federal Manufacturing were acquired in 2012 by Pro Mach. Mark Anderson, President and CEO of Pro Mach, offers a lively discussion on how the acquisition of these three companies provides more complete solutions for Pro Mach customers.
Podcast

Podcast: Matrix increases Pro Mach flexible packaging capabilities

Matrix VP and General Manager Marc Willden envisions growth and a host of new flexible packaging opportunities for Pro Mach customers. Matrix is one of the newest Pro Mach primary packaging businesses.
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ID Technology: ID Technology: Laser coding on a wide range of substrates

ID Technology demonstrates an extensive range of laser coders in Booth # N-4021 at Pack Expo. Laser coding does not require consumables on the packaging production line and therefore the line does not need to be stopped for replenishment. Booth # N-4021
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Axon: Axon: New safety-interlock system for steam-heat tunnels

Axon’s Category 3 rated safety-interlock system for steam-heat tunnels ensures that during operation a “door open” condition immediately stops the flow of live steam in the tunnel. Booth # N-3919
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Machine Product Brief
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Ossid Corporation: Ossid Corporation: Horizontal form-fill-seal machine rated at 10 to 15 cycles per minute

The Ossid Integrity HFFS machine is rated at 10 to 15 cycles per minute and satisfies USDA meat, poultry, dairy, and 3-A Sanitary Standards. It also complies with PackML and can be customized for customer specific applications. Booth # N-3913
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Roberts PolyPro Develops Two Machines in One –  an Innovative Handle Applicator for Multi Packs and Single Bottles
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Roberts PolyPro Develops Two Machines in One – an Innovative Handle Applicator for Multi Packs and Single Bottles

For packaging lines producing both multi packs for club stores and single bottles for convenience outlets, the new Roberts PolyPro solution delivers maximum return on investment and a competitive edge. (Roberts PolyPro Pack Expo 2012 Booth #3916)
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New label printer applicator increases uptime and lowers operating cost
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New label printer applicator increases uptime and lowers operating cost

Revolutionary Centerline Modularity design strategy eliminates as many adjustment points as possible on a printer applicator for fast, accurate set up leading to higher uptime.
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New auto-adjust feature on case former reduces changeover time
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New auto-adjust feature on case former reduces changeover time

Auto Adjust is a robotic technology that allows operators to preset case dimensions.
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Smart high-speed conveyor system indexes two different products into separate flights
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Smart high-speed conveyor system indexes two different products into separate flights

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High-speed weigh-price-label system - 120 packages per minute
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High-speed weigh-price-label system - 120 packages per minute

The Ossid 1522 high speed weigh price label system -- 120 packages per minute – greatly improves line efficiency. Real time data is delivered to the desktop or PDA. The 1522’s modular design easily adapts to change and this fact delivers exceptional flexibility for a weigh price label system.
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Three service techs went above and beyond for customers

At the third annual ProCustomer Awards event three service technicians were honored for doing their utmost to assist customers with startup and ongoing support. Read their stories.
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Podcast

Podcast: Investing in growth through product innovation and acquisition

Mark Anderson, president and CEO of Pro Mach, describes the processes developed within Pro Mach that support growth through product innovation and the rationale for acquiring best-in-class companies. The product innovation process starts with understanding customer needs and, as the process continues, Pro Mach emphasizes customer involvement.
Podcast

Shaka agitation process cuts retort cycle time by up to 90 percent

Five years of research and development went into the commercialization of the Shaka® retort process. Greg Jacob, vice president and general manager, Allpax, discusses Shaka agitation and why this process is both unique and evolutionary for the shelf-stable food industry.
Podcast

Game changing projects are on the rise in the packaging industry

In this podcast, Mark Anderson, president and CEO, Pro Mach, observes that the large consumer products companies are launching major automation projects – game changers – in increasing numbers.
Podcast

Latest tech trends - servos on the rise

 In this Pack Expo podcast, Mike Grinager, vice president technology, Brenton, explains some of the latest trends in automation, including the improvement in energy savings, longevity, and control from servos. Mike also talks about a number of other issues. 
New 20-case-per-minute multipack bottle handle applicator
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New 20-case-per-minute multipack bottle handle applicator

With a single head, the new applicator efficiently applies high-density polyethylene (HDPE) carrying handles to 4, 6, 12, and 24 unit cases.
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Controls Product Brief
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Pro Mach Inc: New heat-shrink steam tunnel available at convective tunnel prices

Flexibility defines this innovative product, and to accomplish this Axon unbundled typical steam tunnel features so that customers can choose to purchase only those features they most value.
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Controls Product Brief
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Pro Mach Inc: First Shaka retort at Pack Expo demonstrates quality and productivity from high-speed agitation

The Shaka process applies back and forth agitation during the retort process – up to 90 percent faster depending on the package and food.
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Sentry semi-automatic stretch wrapper lowers labor and material costs
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Sentry semi-automatic stretch wrapper lowers labor and material costs

Sentry delivers reliable stretch film pallet unitizing at a value price. Up to 30 two-ton loads wrapped per hour.
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Podcast

Allpax helps companies lower energy costs through heat recapture

In this Pack Expo Spotlight on Trends podcast, Greg Jacob, vice president and general manager, Allpax, describes how companies are now lowering energy costs through the recapture of heat generated during the retort process and through the new Shaka agitation process. 
Podcast

Shuttleworth material handling expertise now at Pro Mach

Shuttleworth became the newest Pro Mach brand in January 2011. At Pack Expo, Shuttleworth low pressure, gentle handling conveyors are demoed at five Pro Mach booths. In this Pack Expo podcast, Bret Ranc, vice president and general manager, Shuttleworth, describes material handling synergies and solutions within Pro Mach. (Listen)
Podcast

Powered by Pro Mach program launches at Pack Expo

In this Pack Expo podcast, Mark Anderson, president and CEO of Pro Mach, describes how the combined strength of 13 Pro Mach brands delivers a wide range of complementary products, integrated solutions, and customer value. (Listen)
Still case packing by hand?  Here's the answer
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Still case packing by hand? Here's the answer

In a textbook example of fulfilling unmet market needs, Pro Mach’s end-of-line division debuts the Brenton BantamPro ELS case packer at PACK EXPO 2009
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Low profile conveyor designed for pallet jack unloading
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Low profile conveyor designed for pallet jack unloading

The MA Deluxe high-speed rotary tower stretch wrapper from Orion, a division of Pro Mach, incorporates a unique low-profile conveyor system. The 60-pallet-per-hour system was designed for distribution centers where pallet jacks are the norm. The system is ideal for unstable loads and random mix loads.
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Podcast

PMT packaging line of the year features energy savings retorts from Allpax

Greg Jacob, vice president and general manager of Allpax, a division of Pro Mach, talks about the retort system at Hormel Progressive Packaging plant – PMT 2010 Packaging Line of the Year award winner – in Dubuque, Iowa. The system is used to make Completes ready-to-eat meals shelf stable and provide hot water to heat the building.
High speed paper handle applicator - 160 handles per minute
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High speed paper handle applicator - 160 handles per minute

The new high speed paper handle applicator from Roberts PolyPro, a division of Pro Mach, offers 160 handles-per-minute throughput in three handle sizes: 6.5, 7.5, and 8.5 inches. Changeover takes less than 5 minutes. The modular applicator can be rolled to any folder gluer in the plant, which means greater flexibility for the plant operations. 
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High-speed bottle rinsing system
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High-speed bottle rinsing system

The new Fowler/Perrier high speed rinsing system offers 100 to 1,400 bottles-per-minute throughput, depending on the number of heads – 15 through 146 are available. A patented neck gripping system delivers secure handling and positive positioning for complete rinsing.
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Podcast

Integrating robotic systems throughout a packaging line

At Pack Expo 2010, Mike Grinager, vice president of technology, Brenton Engineering, a division of Pro Mach, talks about the progress made in the field of robotics and how competition helps to drive innovations. Grinager also describes the strides made in visualization and animation and their impact on system design.
Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology: ID Technology: New 3-panel printer applicator for pallets

ID Technology has designed a 3-Panel Printer Applicator specifically for production lines requiring the application of multiple labels to boxes or pallets at the same point in the production line.
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Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology: ID Technology: Revolutionary, new iCONNET laser coder with Ethernet capability

ID Technology announces the new ID Technology iCONNET Laser by Macsa.  The laser comes complete with integrated touchscreen interface, photocell, nose cone protection and mounting bracket and has Ethernet capability.
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Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology: ID Technology: MACSA K-1000 Laser Systems

ID Technology announces the release of the MACSA K-1000 Laser Coding Systems, designed with the latest in laser technology, more compact and easier to use.
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100 percent servo controlled case packer
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100 percent servo controlled case packer

This 25 case-per-minute case packer from Brenton, a division of Pro Mach, offers a host of new features, including 100 percent servo control for more precise operation and faster changeover. The machine is also easier to work on in terms of ergonomics.
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Zero downtime print and apply said to be unique in the industry
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Zero downtime print and apply said to be unique in the industry

Video demo of print and apply labeler from ID Technology, shows automatic redundancy. When one unit is taken offline to refill supplies the second unit takes over. The unit comes with a standard wash down enclosure and swing out positioning for ease of use.
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Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology: ID Technology: New corner wrap labeling system for narrow aisles

ID Technology has designed a printer applicator for production floors with limited space that cannot accommodate a standard Model 250 Corner Wrap System.
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Supplier News
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Track and trace concepts explained

During a Smart Bar briefing on Monday, Jack Roe of LSI explained the two basic concepts behind track and trace of products.
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Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology: ID Technology: Airless labeling system

ID Technology has designed a printer applicator corner-wrap labeling system that does not require factory air.
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Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology: ID Technology: New thermal transfer overprinter increases profitability

ID Technology, a division of Pro Mach and a leading provider of labeling, coding and marking solutions, has released the COM II – a versatile thermal transfer overprinting solution for flexible packaging in high volume manufacturing environments.
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Pro Mach names new Business Development Manager

Pro Mach, Inc., booth S-956, a leading integrated packaging solutions provider, has appointed Luke Barber, Business Development Manager.
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Machine Product Brief
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Axon: Axon: New radiant heat shrink tunnel delivers performance and flexibility

Axon, booth S-851, will introduce a new radiant heat shrink tunnel that offers a host of performance advantages at a world-class competitive price.
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Bel 290 fully automatic top case sealer showcases energy savings technology
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Bel 290 fully automatic top case sealer showcases energy savings technology

Video demo of Wexxar Bel 290 case sealer shows how the unit is built for high-volume lines and includes energy savings, safety, and productivity enhancing features.
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Weigh price labeler's flexibility delivers high productivity and uptime
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Weigh price labeler's flexibility delivers high productivity and uptime

The 1522 weigh price labeler from Ossid offers software changes on the fly and non-proprietary components for highest throughput and lowest total cost of ownership. Ossid will design a custom interface for the plant's needs. 
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Machine Product Brief
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Axon: Axon: New line of shrink sleeve applicators

Axon, Booth S851, will introduce a new generation of mandrel-style shrink sleeve applicators.
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Machine Product Brief
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Pro Mach Inc: Pro Mach Inc: Packaging line sustainability improves with water recirculation device

Every packing line with an Ossid, Booth S958, case-ready tray overwrapper can now conserve an average of 375,000 gallons of water per year thanks to a new, innovative, and low-cost water recirculation system.
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Machine Product Brief
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Brenton, a division of Pro Mach: Brenton, a division of Pro Mach: New Currie by Brenton LLP palletizer offers flexible, heavy duty solution

New Currie by Brenton, Booth S1058, LLP low level infeed palletizer offers customers a heavy-duty, medium speed palletizer with the flexibility to accommodate multiple pack patterns, plant layouts, and pallet types.
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Machine Product Brief
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ID Technology: ID Technology: Model 250 label printer applicator

ID Technology is proud to present the Model 250 Label Printer Applicator.
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Machine Product Brief
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Roberts PolyPro: Roberts PolyPro: Paper handles and handle applicator solve supply and service issues

Roberts PolyPro, Booth S954, introduces its new servo-controlled paper handle applicator specifically designed to solve the operational, service, and supply issues customers have with handles and applicators manufactured offshore.
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Machine Product Brief
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Pro Mach Inc: Pro Mach Inc: New case scale designed for improved data management and high speed

Ossid, booth S-958, introduces its new CS100 case scale—an NTEP-certified case scale that operates and changes over with ease, offers a range of data management advantages, and achieves up to 45 case-per-minute throughput.
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Machine Product Brief
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Fowler Products Co.: Fowler Products Co.: Caps sanitized with pulsed light, not chemicals

Fowler Products, Booth S858, has been named the exclusive North American distributor of Claranor pulsed light  sanitizing systems— an advanced full spectrum light technology that eliminates the need for chemical sanitizing of caps, cups, and films.
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Mike Knecht, John Hodge, David Roberts, Mark Anderson
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ProCustomer Champions 2010

 
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New ProCustomer initiative ensures peak packaging system productivity

Pro Mach, Inc. booth S-956, launched ProCustomer one year ago, a new initiative designed to ensure that customers maintain peak packaging system productivity through best-in-class standards in aftermarket parts, service, and support.
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Materials Product Brief
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Pro Mach Inc: Pro Mach Inc: Retort productivity and quality solutions

Allpax Products, Booth S947, will demonstrate a new software solution for enabling more consistent maintenance and faster repairs of retorts.
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Folding-carton inspection and data acquisition system
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Folding-carton inspection and data acquisition system

CartonSpec™ is a high-speed vision inspection and data acquisition system for folding cartons from Roberts PolyPro, a division of Pro Mach, and Label Vision Systems (LVS®).
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Retort lines launch latte business
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Retort lines launch latte business

New retort lines for milk-based beverages allow processed cheese and dip co-manufacturer/packer Berner Food to build up off-season business and double output.
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Pro Mach receives 2010 Manny Green Award

Pro Mach has been awarded the first ever 2010 Manny Green Award from Cincy Magazine this month for manufacturing initiatives and product innovations that helped customers improve package sustainability.
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Compact top-load case packer
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Compact top-load case packer

The BantamPro ELS occupies about as much floor space as a hand-packing operation but delivers the benefits of a fully automated performance.
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Video: Delivering the next generation in packaging machinery support
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Video: Delivering the next generation in packaging machinery support

Pro Mach launches ProCustomer, a new program which helps customers achieve peak packaging machinery performance and system productivity through consistent, best-in-class standards for aftermarket service and support.
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Video: Delivering the next generation in packaging machinery support
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Video: Delivering the next generation in packaging machinery support

Pro Mach launches ProCustomer, a new program which helps customers achieve peak packaging machinery performance and system productivity through consistent, best-in-class standards for aftermarket service and support.
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Allpax introduces new versatile research and development retort
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Allpax introduces new versatile research and development retort

Allpax Products, a leader in retort room automation, introduces a research and development retort capable of producing seven different sterilization processes and four different modes of agitation, making this new modular system the world’s most versatile laboratory retort. A single 2402-FLEX retort can be used to evaluate containers and ingredients across a comprehensive range of sterilization and agitation combinations. Sterilization processes include saturated steam, steam air, water spray, full immersion, water cascade, partial immersion, and sterilamatic simulation. Agitation modes include axial rotation, end over end, gentle motion reciprocating, and Shaka™ reciprocating. Allpax is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Axon adds capabilities to basic and mid-level sleeving and tamper-evident band applicators
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Axon adds capabilities to basic and mid-level sleeving and tamper-evident band applicators

Axon offers a full range of high-end, basic and mid-level heat-shrink labeling, tamper evident banding, and stretch sleeving equipment. At Pack Expo 2008 Axon introduced a new standard touch screen interface and enhanced communication features on its basic and mid-level EZ-Series and EZ-Seal shrink sleeving and tamper evident banding applicators. Axon is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Wexxar's omni-handed WF10 case erector provides flexible, easy-to-use case forming solutions
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Wexxar's omni-handed WF10 case erector provides flexible, easy-to-use case forming solutions

Wexxar Packaging's fully automatic WF10 case erector allows case packers to form right-handed and left-handed cases on the same machine. This omni-handed feature makes the WF10 particularly useful for customers who pack a variety of cases with different printing orientations, such as contract packagers and others which want flexibility without the cost of purchasing specific handed equipment. The WF10 also incorporates the same features that earned the WF20 and WF30 accolades for ease of use and case forming quality. Wexxar Packaging is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Roberts PolyPro features innovative plastic handles, fixtures and paperboard packaging solutions
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Roberts PolyPro features innovative plastic handles, fixtures and paperboard packaging solutions

Roberts PolyPro provides a wide range of solutions to enhance consumer packaging by making it easier to carry, pour, reseal, or display.  At Pack Expo 2008, Roberts PolyPro featured their handles, spouts, and other plastic fixtures as well as a new solution for eco friendly, sustainable paperboard hangers. Roberts PolyPro is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Rennco's new vertical L bar bagger provides cost-effective alternative to using pre-made bags
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Rennco's new vertical L bar bagger provides cost-effective alternative to using pre-made bags

Rennco’s new Vertic-L semi-automatic bagger provides a versatile, reliable solution for packaging a wide variety of common and unusual shaped items in bags up to 14” by 14”.  The small footprint Vertic-L, introduced at Pack Expo ’08, includes tool-less changeovers, user-friendly HMI control panel, a trim pull device, and quick machine cycling at a fraction of the cost of using premade bags. Rennco is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Orion stretch wrapping solutions provide high quality load unitizing and strong return on investment
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Orion stretch wrapping solutions provide high quality load unitizing and strong return on investment

Orion offers a comprehensive line of durable high performance, stretch wrapping solutions. At Pack Expo 2008, Orion showcased its fully automatic MA-44 Rotary Tower system that provides high throughput for large loads and its new semi-automatic Flex Series High Profile Deluxe stretch wrapper. Orion is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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ID Technology features wide range of new labeling and marking solutions
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ID Technology features wide range of new labeling and marking solutions

ID Technology designs, manufactures and integrates custom identification systems and is recognized as a leading single-source provider for labeling, coding and marking equipment, service and supplies. At Pack Expo 2008 ID Technology featured a wide range of solutions using its Model 250 printer applicator as well as solutions with Foxjet, Citronix, Sato, Macsa, and Communicator II components. ID Technology is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Currie by Brenton's durable LLP-21 palletizer accommodates a wide range of products
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Currie by Brenton's durable LLP-21 palletizer accommodates a wide range of products

The fully automatic LLP-21 Low Level Infeed Palletizer offers six configurations and includes a wide range of standard features, such as case/tray turner, touch screen HMI, pallet dispenser, layer elevator, and row sweep. Currie by Brenton provides a full range of low level and high level infeed palletizers that are easily integrated into complete end-of-line systems. Brenton is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Ossid showcases innovative tray packaging, weigh price labeling, and form/fill/ seal machinery
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Ossid showcases innovative tray packaging, weigh price labeling, and form/fill/ seal machinery

Ossid provides a full range of solutions for case-ready food products and medical device packaging.  Ossid’s industry leading solutions feature intuitive touchscreen interfaces, flexible operation, and rugged construction. Ossid is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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LSI offers complete e-pedigree identification and tracking solutions
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LSI offers complete e-pedigree identification and tracking solutions

LSI’s wide range of labeling solutions is easily configured to provide complete e-pedigree identification and tracking solutions. At Pack Expo 2008, LSI featured its Model 1400 print and apply labeler in conjunction with an RFID reader to illustrate a typical e-pedigree application. LSI is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Fowler features full range of capping and bottle rinsing solutions
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Fowler features full range of capping and bottle rinsing solutions

  Fowler Products provides capping machinery to apply closures to nearly every rigid package on the market today at speeds from 10 to 1500 bottles a minute. Fowler also provides a full range of Perrier bottle rinsing solutions. Fowler Products is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Axon adds capabilities to basic and mid-level sleeving and tamper-evident band applicators (spanish)
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Axon adds capabilities to basic and mid-level sleeving and tamper-evident band applicators (spanish)

Axon offers a full range of high-end, basic and mid-level heat-shrink labeling, tamper evident banding, and stretch sleeving equipment. At Pack Expo 2008 Axon introduced a new standard touch screen interface and enhanced communication features on its basic and mid-level EZ-Series and EZ-Seal shrink sleeving and tamper evident banding applicators.  Axon is a division of Pro Mach, Inc.
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Pro Mach offers full-service end-of-line solutions
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Pro Mach offers full-service end-of-line solutions

Pro Mach's solutions for End-of-Line Packaging deal with equipment for all aspects of case packing, handling, wrapping and sealing for a wide range of companies in many different markets.
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Easier changeovers make packaging line operations a breeze
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Easier changeovers make packaging line operations a breeze

A company can build the fastest dials and wheels in the industry, but the real test of changeover speed is if those speeds can be attained by operators working the packing line. No matter how fast machines are, if an operator isn’t sure which buttons to press during changeover, none of it matters.
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Visit Pro Mach's booths at Pack Expo

Stop by PACK EXPO booth N-4029 to 4121 and visit Pro Mach's packaging line solutions. Leading companies count on Pro Mach's proven primary, end-of-line, and indentification solutions to make their packaging lines more cost effective and Adventure Free.
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Wexxar Packaging Introduces New Series of Fully Automatic Case Formers

Wexxar Packaging, a division of Pro Mach, will introduce its new WF series of fully automatic case formers at Pack Expo in Chicago (Booth # N4034) this month.
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Axon introduces EZ-SEAL 400SL heat shrinkable sleeve labeling system

Axon, a division of Pro Mach, will introduce its new EZ-SEAL 400SL heat shrinkable sleeve labeling system at Pack Expo in Chicago (Booth #N4032) this month.
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Orion enhances Human Machine Interface on Semi-Automatic, Turntable Stretch Wrapping Systems

Orion Packaging, a division of Pro Mach, will unveil a new digital display and control panel for its semi-automatic, turntable stretch wrapping systems that provides users with easy to understand visual feedback for operating and adjusting the machines.
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Rennco introduces new Centerfold Film Splicer for its vertical bagging and sealing systems

Rennco, a division of Pro Mach, will introduce its Centerfold Film Splicer for its vertical bagging and L-Bar sealing systems at Pack Expo in Chicago (Booth #N4129) this month.
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Allpax to unveil new Shaka R&D retort at Process Expo this month

(Covington, LA.) Allpax Products, a division of Pro Mach, will unveil its new Shaka™ R&D retort this month at the Process Expo tradeshow in Chicago (Booth #6521).
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ID Technology Introduces the Economical Model 220 Label Printer Applicator

ID Technology, a division of Pro Mach, announces the release of its Model 220 Label Printer Applicator. The Model 220 Label Printer Applicator is the newest addition to ID Technology's range of high quality labeling equipment. Designed for low throughput and light-duty applications, the Model 220 is an economical solution for companies just beginning to automate their production and packaging lines.
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EPC Gen2 Ready and New "Bad Tag" Reject

The ID Technology RFID Reject Module can be used with all ID Technology 250 tamp-blow printer applicators.
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ID Technology Introduces MACSA K-1000 Laser Systems

ID Technology, a division of Pro Mach, announces the release of the MACSA K-1000 Laser Coding Systems, designed with the latest in laser technology, more compact and easier to use.
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New At Pack Expo Product Library

Check out the newest innovation in packaging line solutions at the Pro Mach booths, #N 4029-4142 at Pack Expo. Below are a list of products you can expect to see there...
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