Packaging machinery shipments in the United States reached $4.889 billion last year, an $82 million (or 1.7%) increase from 2002, according to the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute’s 10th Annual Shipments and Outlook Study.
Rovema offers its latest generation of Continuous Motion vf/f/s machines developed with modern servo linear motor technology. This technology eliminates all oil-filled gears in the motor, making the machine maintenance and wear and tear free as well as environmentally friendlier than previous models.
Vials in card form are stacked and then pouched via a Sinlon S.L. Package Machine flow wrapper, represented in the U.S. by Marpak. After precise weighing on a Hi-Speed Checkweigher machine to confirm pouch counts, the pouches travel on a conveyor section to where they are manually inspected before cartoning.