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Bagging & Form/fill/seal

Stick pack packaging machine produces packs up to 8 in. long
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Stick pack packaging machine produces packs up to 8 in. long

Stick pack systems from Viking Masek are available with servo augers, volumetric, and liquid fillers, and produce stick packs up to nearly 8 in. long by 2 in. wide. Machines can be constructed from 2 to 20 lanes depending on the stick pack width and overall web width; they produce stick packs at the rate of 30-50+ bags per minute per lane!
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Bag maker does 160/min
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Bag maker does 160/min

Apache CM bag maker from Kliklok-Woodman does up to 160 bags/min in continuous motion. Has an open, low-profile design and is available with ultrasonic sealing.
Horizontal long-dwell flow wrapper
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Horizontal long-dwell flow wrapper

Bosch Packaging Technology's new Pack 301 LD (long dwell) flow wrapper allows for longer sealing times compared with traditional rotary cutting heads, resulting in air-tight seams. Applicable for a variety of products, including fresh, perishable goods, and products packed in thick film such as medical goods.
Versatile automatic sachet machine
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Versatile automatic sachet machine

The Beta 200 sachet machine for cosmetic and pharmaceutical applications can dose for powders, granules, pastes, liquids, and wet wipes of various shapes and sizes.
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Orics: H F/F/S machine

Orics’ FFS-30 Horizontal Form-Fill-Seal machine is an intermittent-motion, variable-speed sealing system that forms its trays, or pockets, online in real-time from a rollstock film source.
The igus linear bearing used in Sealstrip machines.
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Linear bearings reduce downtime

For more than 50 years, Sealstrip has been delivering package reclosure solutions to customers such as Kellogg’s, Kraft, Keebler, Pillsbury, and more.
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Winpak: Pouch machine

Winpak’s Model W-18 pouch machine fills hot, cold, thick, and free-flowing liquids in precise volumes at speeds of 1500 pouches/min. 24 hours/day.
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Triangle: Bagger uses ultrasonic sealing

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Booth #1722! Triangle‘s Model XYM bagger provides food packagers with the flexibility to seal bags with traditional heat sealing or Ultrasonic welding--cold-sealing technology that provides: product, material, and energy savings; significantly fewer rejects; and improved worker safety.
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Bosch Packaging: Horizontal flow wrapper

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #C-1900! Bosch Packaging Technology’s new Pack 101 horizontal flow wrapper is designed as an entry-level solution for small- to mid-sized businesses.
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MG America: Intermittent motion v/f/f/s sachet machine

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #C-4722! MG America’s intermittent motion Perfect Pack Beta 200 v/f/f/s sachet machine, manufactured by Perfect Pack, produces up to 160 sachets/min., and features simple size changes and easy cleaning access.
Innovation-driven dairy CAPSA is the first to launch a new combination carton bottle package for its new line of value-added, functional aseptic milk products.
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Spanish dairy debuts first aseptic 'carton bottle'

Innovation-driven dairy CAPSA is the first to launch a new combination carton bottle package for its new line of value-added, functional aseptic milk products.
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Oystar USA: Compact 14-cup form-fill-sealer for food & dairy industries

Designed for the form, fill, and seal of food products including yogurts, puddings, juices, and water, the new Oystar Erca M-F 14 Cup Packaging Line from Oystar USA is a cost-effective machine that forms and fills cups of various shapes and sizes at a maximum forming depth of 70mm, and at a maximum output of 21,600 cups/hr.
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WeighPack: Horizontal wrapping/vertical bagging machine

Designed specifically to package all types of shaped products into either a laminated or polyethylene material, Weighpack’s Breezy Bagger is a compact machine designed and built with a tilting function that allows users to pack, wrap, and bag many types of products both vertically and horizontally.
Packworld USA PW3400
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Packworld USA Inc: Touchscreen precision heat sealer

Medical heat sealer PW3400 provides variable resistance control.
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Herrmann Ultrasonics, Inc: Ultrasonic sealing for snack bags saves material

Herrmann Ultrasonics’ new ultrasonic seal tool uses an anvil contour to create a tight, peelable seal of composite films, similar to a heat seal in appearance, for the chips and snack industry.

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