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Rollstock, Inc: Stock program for rollstock materials

A new stock program for many of its custom, high-performance rollstock products is available from Rollprint, without high volume commitments.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Eco-friendly paper void-fill system

The GeoSpeed® Quantum™ compact, single-ply paper void-fill system from Pregis delivers crumpled paper from rollstock at speeds of up to 150 in./ second.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Stand-up pouches

Alcan Packaging’s hermetically sealed SteamRight stand-up pouches (SUPs) deliver precision steam venting and safe, easy opening for frozen seafoods, as well as durability during distribution.
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Bemis Flexible Packaging: Bemis Flexible Packaging: Bemis Flexible Packaging: Bemis Flexible Packaging: Hermetic, steam-in-bag package technology

Magic Steam™ high-temp film from Bemis Flexible Packaging–Milprint Division is FDA compliant up to 275º, making it suitable for steam-heating a wide variety of meats, meals, vegetable medleys, sauces and more right in the bag.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Freezer-to-microwave packaging

Ampac Flexibles’ Apex 3739 MW (microwaveable) sealant film and PureFlexTM MW self-venting laminate are designed for freezer-to-microwave applications.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Eco-friendly rollstock packaging

EarthClear™ PrimaPak, from Clear Lam Packaging, Inc., is a stackable, flexible package with a reclosable lid produced from a single roll of printed film. PrimaPak delivers significant weight savings over traditional packaging.
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Rollstock, Inc: Sustainable solutions

Clear Lam has developed the EarthClear™ brand to describe 4 new packaging initiatives that deliver environmental improvements over traditional packaging.
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NatureWorks LLC: NatureWorks LLC: Enviro-responsible plastics

Spartech has introduced the REJUVEN8™ family of environmentally responsible plastics, said to reduce energy usage and greenhouse gas emissions compared to conventional materials.
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Rollstock, Inc: Stand-up pouching

Robert’s New Generation C-series Standup-Pouch Packaging Systems offer production outputs to 200 ppm and may be configured for “press to close” or “slider” zipper reclose features.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Ultrasonic Pouch Sealing

The new ultrasonic pouch sealer from Herrmann Ultrasonics is suitable for application development work for preformed pouches or pouch stock at the company’s in-house laboratory.
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Fusion Concepts, Inc: Fusion Concepts, Inc: Biodegradable packaging

In response to customer and retailer demand, Fusion Concepts has developed biodegradable packaging materials that are simple, yet cost-effective.
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Cryovac: Cryovac: Cryovac: Shrink material for foods

Cryovac® Rollshrink offers a new packaging capability for processors using the Multivac® R150, R250, or R550 systems and seeking skin-tight appearance of a bag with the loading and productivity efficiency of a rollstock application.
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Fusion Concepts, Inc: Fusion Concepts, Inc: Biodegradable retail packaging

Biodegradable packaging materials from Fusion Concepts are flexible tohelp manufacturers meet their customers' requirements. Available as rollstock to run on Pfankuch’s VP series wrapper, or in a wide variety ofpre-made bag configurations -- peg-able, recloseable and plain -- inlimitless custom sizes, manufacturers are sure to find the solutions theyneed.
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Cryovac: Cryovac: Flat-sheet barrier cook-in casing system

Cryovac’s Flat-Sheet Barrier cook-in casing system forms casings in-line from flat rollstock film, eliminating the costly shirring process and drastically reducing interruptions in stuffing to reload casings.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Microwave Steamer Packaging

Patented steaming technology which increases ntrient and vitamin retentionreduces cooking time by 50%Convenient, time saving healthier cookingNo puncturing required- product is self venting, a film that breathessuitable for cooking or reheating meats, vegetables, soups, and seafoodeliminates microwave splattering = saved $ in clean upAvailable as lidding/rollstock, formed packages, stand up or flat, zippered or not and reusable zippered consumer at home pouches.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Boil in Bag Packaging Material

Next evolution in consumer convenience. This packaging can be either boil in bag packaged or microwaved without the need to vent or slit. The material is self venting, breathable made from FDA compliant materials.
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Koch Equipment LLC: Koch Equipment LLC: Sanitary labeler

Koch has introduced its new Matrix™ Crossweb package labeler, designed to meet or exceed the AMI Sanitary Design Criteria. Capable of being installed on virtually any f/f/s rollstock machine, the labeler features open and easy access combined with angled and rounded surfaces to promote water runoff.
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Rollstock, Inc: Stand-up pouch packing

Robert’s Packaging introduces its model C-Series USDA washdown High Speed Continuous Motion system for packaging a wide variety of frozen and refrigerated food products in stand-up/zippered packages.
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Multivac Inc: Multivac Inc: Compact thermoformer/sealer

Multivac’s Model R140 rollstock thermoforming system is said to be the smallest system of its kind. Suitable for small product runs, batch runs, and J-I-T manufacturing, the cost-effective R140 is designed especially for packaging food, pharmaceuticals, or medical devices.
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Flexicon Corporation: Flexicon Corporation: Flexicon Corporation: Rollstock for difficult applications

Flexicon offers its 2100 rollstock designed for challenging applications and those that require excellent barrier properties. The high-performance structure—polyester/ foil/polyester/polyethylene sealant—provides good moisture, light, and oxygen barriers in demanding product situations.
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Exopack: Exopack: Visual texture

Exopack is now a licensee of the patented Dimensional FX™ technology for use in the production of wide-web flexible packaging applications. Dimensional FX, developed by UV Color, Inc., is a unique print technology offering the illusion of texture where no texture exists.
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Amcor Flexibles: Amcor Flexibles: Amcor Flexibles: Rollstock for pharmaceuticals

Rexam Healthcare Flexibles introduces its line of Core-Peel rollstock for clean peel and particulate-free packaging with more consistent performance over varying operating conditions compared to traditional coated packaging materials, company says.
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Keene Technology, Inc: Keene Technology, Inc: Automatic splicer for vf/f/s

Designed specifically for packaging applications, the PC Series Packaging Splicer continuously unwinds a web by using 2 roll unwind positions with automatic splicing.
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Autoprod Inc: Autoprod Inc: Filling and closing system

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.
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Rollstock, Inc: Hf/f/s vacuum packager

Rollstock’s (Kansas City, MO) RI200 automatic, PLC-controlled vacuum packaging machine operates at 12 indexes/min, with each die containing 1 or multiple pockets.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Web-enabled hf/f/s machine

Hooper Engineering (Sarasota, FL) touts the N2500 horizontal f/f/s system as the world’s first Web-enabled packaging machine. It packages food, pharmaceutical, medical devices, and other products into packs formed from rollstock.
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Multivac Inc: Multivac Inc: Low-cost blister packs

A horizontal tf/f/s machine from Multivac (Kansas City, MO) makes blisters and seals them with card or film in one process. The system forms blisters from rollstock and takes roll-fed film, paperboard, or a paper/poly structure, and uses it to make the blister backing.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Label printer

Intended to integrate with the company’s counting scales and balances, the DYMO/Setra 300 from Setra (Boxborough, MA) prints 23 bar-code symbologies and 5 fonts.
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Kapak Corporation: Kapak Corporation: Adhesive laminations

Kapak Corp. (St. Louis Park, MN) has developed adhesive-laminated rollstock or pre-made bag options for coffee applications. Said to better handle the demanding performance requirements of packaged coffee and to permit more precise control of manufacturing when compared to bag materials made via extrusion lamination.
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Sharp Packaging: Sharp Packaging: Bagger for short runs

The 40-lb E-Z Bagger™ from Sharp (Sussex, WI) has been made more portable with an integrated carrying handle. Priced at $1곚, the semiautomatic, tabletop machine seals products in rollstock bags blown open by a fan.
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Pactiv: Pactiv: Protective bags

Bag-on-a-Roll™ protective bags from Pactiv (Lake Forest, IL) are custom-made in perforated rollstock for furniture, electronics, appliances and fixtures.
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Bossar USA Inc: Bossar USA Inc: Hf/f/s pouch machine

Bossar’s (Sarasota, FL) B-2500 STU/S/V is capable of making three different types of spout fitment pouches from rollstock: corner valve, front valve and top valve.
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Longford International LTD: Longford International LTD: Pouch dispenser

The DF-375 dispenser from Longford (Scarborough, Ontario, Canada) cuts and distributes pouches from rollstock at speeds to 250 pouches/min. Often used to dispense oxygen scavengers and desiccants, the machine can handle virtually any pouched product.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Yield/cost calculations

Witt Plastics (Greenville, OH) has taken the yield/cost calculator function from its Web site and placed it on a CD-ROM titled “The Witt Yield Advantage.” The tool allows users of plastic sheet and rollstock to calculate cost, yield, size and weight of the product.
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Curwood: Curwood: Easy-open film

Curwood (Oshkosh, WI) has introduced Fancy Cut™, a proprietary easy-open packaging system featuring a tear-initiation system. Pre-applied to rollstock in a 7 mm- to 11 mm-W (0.276” to 0.433”) pattern, Fancy Cut provides notchless access to flexible barrier laminations.
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Pactiv: Pactiv: Void-fill system

Creating on-demand, void-fill packs, the Air 3000™ System from Pactiv (Lake Forest, IL) converts PE rollstock into continuous, perforated chains of air-filled cushions to 8”W and 3” to 60”L.
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Green-Tek, Inc: Green-Tek, Inc: High-barrier rollstock

Green-Tek (Edgerton, WI) has introduced a range of high-barrier coextruded rollstock for f/f/s applications or for the manufacture of preformed trays.
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DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: Barrier films

A line of forming and nonforming rollstock for the meat processing industry is available from Inovpack (Totowa, NJ). The blown coextruded film contains nylon and DuPont’s (Wilmington, DE) Surlyn® among its 5 proprietary layers.
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Harland America Inc: Harland America Inc: Roll-fed labeler

The stepper-driven Sirius from Harland (Delran, NJ) applies preprinted rollstock labels to a variety of products. Available as an in-line or stand-alone unit, the labeler offers memory for 100 products and accommodates a 400-mm (15.76”) label roll.
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Smurfit-Stone: Smurfit-Stone: Bag inserter

The SL-1 bag liner/inserter from Smurfit-Stone (Orlando, FL) lines cartons with PE or gussetted, tubular rollstock film at speeds to 15 cartons/min.
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Automated Packaging Systems: Automated Packaging Systems: Counters/baggers

Affeldt's automatic counting/bagging machinery for products such as baked breads is distributed by Automatic Packaging (Norcross, GA). The machines first count products by weight or by piece, then align the pieces and bag them at speeds ranging from 166 to 400 pieces/min.
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Hamer Inc: Hamer Inc: F/f/s for big bags

Hamer's (Minneapolis, MN) Model 2080 f/f/s system forms large bags from center-folded rollstock film and fills and seals them at speeds to 30/min.
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Sigpack Systems Div., a Bosch Packaging Technology Co.: Sigpack Systems Div., a Bosch Packaging Technology Co.: Sigpack Systems Div., a Bosch Packaging Technology Co.: Sigpack Systems Div., a Bosch Packaging Technology Co.: Hf/f/s machine

The Doboy Div. (New Richmond, WI) of SIG Pack Intl. has introduced the Stratus hf/f/s machine for wrapping foods, personal care products, hardware or flat paper items at speeds to 110 packages/min.
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DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: Label rollstock

Through a joint marketing agreement, DuPont, Fasson and Dunsirn Industries (Neenah, WI) are offering new p-s Tyvek® Brillion(TM) rollstock featuring Fasson S730 adhesive and easy-to-release liner.
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Pactiv: Pactiv: Bakery tray system

Designed for in-house, JIT production, the Opti-Tray/Tray-Former System is a complete machine/material system from Pactiv Inc. (Lake Forest, IL) for bakery and other fragile items.
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Rollstock, Inc: Bag inserter

R.A. Pearson's (Spokane, WA) Y1928 bag inserter has been upgraded with a programmable motorized insertion head that replaces the air cylinder inserter on top to conserve 70% more air and shorten the machine by 32".
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Imprinter

Comstar's (Streetsboro, OH) PrintPRO Lightning thermal-transfer imprinter offers high-speed (12"/sec) monochrome printing as well as short-run, full-color printing of self-adhesive labels--perforated or from rollstock cut with an optional cutter.
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CCL Label, Inc: CCL Label, Inc: CCL Label, Inc: Rotating label

Spinformation® is a patented, single label with two layers from CCL Label (Rosemont, IL). The dual-ply construction allows a user to rotate most of the exterior ply, which includes a clear or open window so that as it's rotated, copy on the stationary base ply is reveal-ed.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Linerless labeler

Marprint's new labeler from Paragon(TM) (White Bear Lake, MN) prints and applies linerless labels to pallets, cases, cartons or products. Because the rollstock labels do not use a carrier web, there is no leftover material to discard, and rolls contain up to 40% more labels.
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Economical flat pouch

For all types of dry and some liquid products, HDG Verpackungsmachinen GmbH (Krten, Germany) presents the HDGpack. Produced from rollstock, this stable new pouch has a seamless rectangular bottom section.
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DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: Shrink film

DuPont (Wilmington, DE) Clysar® ABL shrink film is a clear, biaxially oriented, heat-shrinkable, linear low/ultra low-density polyolefin film.
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Weighpack Systems Inc: Weighpack Systems Inc: F/f/s system with weigher

WeighPack/Paxiom's (Lachine, Quebec, Canada) Vertek® vertical f/f/s system includes an automatic in-line Multi-Trix® weigh/fill system (shown) for snack foods, seafood, meats, produce and powders.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Bagger

Two to 12" PE bags in rollstock are manually advanced and positioned on the Titan Model 1055 bagger from Allied Automation (Carrollton, TX). Bags are automatically blown open for filling.
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Pactiv: Pactiv: Furniture protector

Furniture Guard Plus(TM), a protective structure from Pactiv Inc.-AVI (Greenwich, CT), is designed to safeguard furniture and other products during transport.
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DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: DuPont Packaging: Desiccant packaging

Phoenix Health Care Products (Milwaukee, WI) has been licensed by DuPont to provide a new 1025B Tyvek® for desiccant packaging. Tyvek 1025B is a thin, spun-bonded polyolefin with a base fiber of HDPE that retains a high degree of strength and puncture resistance.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: Form/fill/seal system

Action Packaging Automation's (Roosevelt, NJ) Autopouch Model 614 is a compact system that can apply zippers to film. Creates pouches up to 6" x 14" using a variety of rollstock materials.
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Laminations: Laminations: Paperboard edge protector

VBoard® Plus is a laminated paperboard edge protector designed to prevent damage to paper, film and foil rollstock, as well as furniture or other materials with delicate surface finishes.
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Rollstock, Inc: Rollstock, Inc: F/f/s system

The Chrono-Bag(TM) FFS 1800CF from Chronos Richardson (Fairfield, NJ) is a form/fill/seal system suitable for applications in the food, animal feed, plastics, chemical and fertilizer industries.
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Rollstock, Inc: Vacuum packaging machine

Rollstock (Kansas City, MO) offers an automatic vacuum packaging machine for fresh or frozen food applications, including cheese, vegetables, meat, seafood, soup and sauces.
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Horizontal f/f/s system

The Autopouch is Action Packaging Automation's (Roosevelt, NJ) new low-profile horizontal form/fill/seal system. It uses rollstock made from a variety of materials to produce filled pouches in sizes up to 18" x 30" at speeds to 40/min.
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Vertical f/f/s system

A new vertical form/fill/seal system from All Packaging Machinery (Ronkonkoma, NY) reaches speeds to 60 packages/ min using low-cost, center-folded rollstock.
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Bag and pouch making

FMC (Green Bay, WI): M-450 winder continuously produces interleaved bags or bags on a roll, from rollstock or an in-line film extruder when combined with the company's rotary-motion bag machine.
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Metallocene film

Union Camp (Wayne, NJ) is now offering metallocene LLDPE film converted into finished bags or rollstock. The metallocene film can be used for heavy-duty shipping sacks, form/fill/seal packaging or bags for frozen products.
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Molded cradle structure

The High Lip Rollguard II(TM) Model L-RF-10-SL is a molded roll cradle from Great Northern Corp. (Appleton, WI) that's designed to protect rollstock during handling, storage and shipping.
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Metallized paper

Unilustre(TM) is a new metallized paper from Unifoil (Passaic Park, NJ) developed with simplified printing in mind. It looks like foil but prints like paper, says the company.
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Peelable laminations

Rexam Medical Packaging's (Vernon Hills, IL) new Integra® Peel LFM laminations incorporate a coextruded blown film as an alternative to a coating as the peelable heat-seal layer for packaging applications involving radiation sterilization.
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Form/fill/seal system

Model 2040 is an automatic form/fill/seal machine from Hamer (Minneapolis, MN). It forms bags from rollstock and fills and seals them accurately at rates to 28/min.
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Bag inserter

Model Y1928 bag inserter from R.A. Pearson Co. (Spokane, WA) eliminates manual labor by inserting perforated, pre-sealed bags from rollstock into corrugated cases at speeds of 15 cases/min.
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Membrane sealer

The metFoil® Sealer from Frei (Wittenbach, Switzerland) is an aluminum membrane sealing machine for welded cans with curled flanges. Foil rollstock is first uncoiled and a tear tab affixed.
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Bubble rollstock

Associated Bag (Milwaukee, WI) offers a wide selection of bubble rollstock. Aircap® R is barrier-coated with reinforced nylon, and is suited for heavy-duty use.
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Automatic bag closer

Model 865 automatic bag closing machine from Kwik Lok (Yakima, WA) is equipped with variable-speed control for closing up to 80 bags/min. The bag-actuated machine can close any package width without adjustments.
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Margarine filling system

Autoprod (Clearwater, FL) will demonstrate its new Fast-Pak 1x2 DK margarine filling system at the Jagenberg booth. It fills 1- to 10-oz preformed cups at speeds to 80/min.
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Pouch former/fillers

Autopouch and Flat Pak from Action Packaging (Roosevelt, NJ) both produce pouches from rollstock and fill- and impulse-seal them at speeds to 45/min.
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Coextruded PET/RPET sheet

Wellman Inc.'s (Ripon, WI) Extrusion Division introduces a coextruded polyester rollstock using 100% post-consumer recycled PET sandwiched between two layers of virgin PET.
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Horizontal funnel machine

Southern Packaging and Bottling Machinery (Lawrenceville, GA) has introduced a new horizontal funnel machine that forms pouches from rollstock and fills them with dry mix products, rice, candy, instant oats, pharmaceutical products or small medical devices.
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Rollstock transport device

The Kaddie from Packline (Naperville, IL) is a wheeled device for lifting, transporting and loading rollstock and related equipment weighing up to 350 lb.
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Nutrition facts printer

Norwood Marking Systems (Downers Grove, IL) has introduced the N5000 Nutrition Facts Printer for use in the meat, poultry and dairy industries as well as by contract and medical device packagers.
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Flat-bottom bag system

The Acceleron flat-bottom bag system from Triangle Packaging Machinery (Chicago, IL) continually produces gabletop, flat-bottom packages from any supported material, including kraft paper, Mylar®, metallized foils and other product-specific packaging films.
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Reclosable pouches

DuraZip(TM) pouches from Duralam (Appleton, WI) offer increased shelf life, improved moisture and oxygen barriers, and minimal flavor scalping.
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Horizontal pouch machine

Volpak's S-240 horizontal pouch machine is available from Raymond Automation (Norwalk, CT). Using rollstock, it creates stand-up pouches with a straw inserted inside the pouch instead of affixed on the outside.
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Vf/f/s with header card

Gess Systems (Palmyra, WI) has introduced a new vertical f/f/s system with a heat seal header attachment that produces bags up to 6" x 11" from rollstock at speeds over 25 packages/min.