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Unique Solutions: Inserting/labeling system

When tied to any V/F/F S cartoning or flow-wrapping application, Unique Solutions’ In-Pak & On-Pak continuous-feed systems assist in designing and producing either 2- or 3-dimensional items for insertion into primary packaging (In-Paks) and labels for attachment onto primary packaging (On-Paks), creating a complete, integrated packaging system.
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Triangle Package Machinery Co.: Intermittent motion bagger meets USDA/3A sanitation standards

Designed for poultry, seafood, individually quick frozen (IQF), and meat applications, Triangle’s Model XM15 Intermittent V/F/F S Motion Bagger runs pillow, gusseted, and flat bottom bags at speeds up to 100 bags/min., while providing durability, sanitation, and flexibility.
Pack Expo 2012: Stand-up pouch machine with top spout closure applicator
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Pack Expo 2012: Stand-up pouch machine with top spout closure applicator

Shown at the AlliedFlex Technologies booth is the Mespack H-220 stand-up pouch machine that automatically applies a special top spout closure for products including baby foods and applesauce.
An affordable workhorse for water-soluble pouch packaging
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An affordable workhorse for water-soluble pouch packaging

Introduced with half the speed and half the cost of its predecessor the HydroForma f/f/s machine for water-soluble pouch packages, the HydroForma SP is Cloud Packaging’s small-platform machine, which still can package three to five times the pouches per minute of any competitive vertical-style machine.
Premade fill-seal stand-up pouch equipment
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Premade fill-seal stand-up pouch equipment

The new Robert's IMP 1500 intermittent-motion fill/seal machine produces premade pouches for frozen foods, snacks, rice, and other products, in sizes from a few oz to 20 lab, with 20-min changeovers.
T.H.E.M. offering stick pack R&D center
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T.H.E.M. offering stick pack R&D center

North America's stick packaging leader, T.H.E.M., is offering comprehensive development services to companies interested in developing new stick pack applications.
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Vertical f/f/s machine runs PE film
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Vertical f/f/s machine runs PE film

Vertical form/fill/seal machine from TNA is especially suitable for use with PE film, which brings TNA more aggressively into the fresh produce arena.
Medical packaging heat sealer
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Medical packaging heat sealer

PACK EXPO 2012: The Packworld USA PW5400 Touchscreen with TOSS technology is a heat sealer for medical packaging, R&D, and production applications. It has the ability to seal and cut bags up to 72 inches and can be converted as needs change.
Unique spouted fitment for aseptic pouch
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Unique spouted fitment for aseptic pouch

From IPN is an unusual spouted fitment on a 200-mL standup pouch that lets consumers drink without spillage. The foil-based package is made on a Volpak form/fill seal system with rollstock from Constantia.
Continuous-roll bagging systems
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Continuous-roll bagging systems

MAX 20™ is a bag sealing system that integrates an optional Videojet DataFlex® Plus thermal-transfer printer, with an Allen-Bradley Micrologix 1400 PLC; accommodates bags up to 20 in. wide.
Vertical form/fill/seal system
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Vertical form/fill/seal system

The Hawk Evolution™ vf/f/s makes bags up to 12-in. wide and 18-in. long, producing pillow, gusseted, and flat-bottom bags for applications such as candy, snacks, IQF foods, pet foods, fresh produce, hot liquids, coffee, and medical products.
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Automated Packaging Systems: Automated Packaging Systems: Bagger with scale for fixed-weight food packaging

The SidePouch Bagger from Automated Packaging Systems and Yamato’s Dataweigh TSDW-205W scale have been combined to create the FAS SPrint Revolution bagger, a semi-automatic scale and bagger combination designed to produce very accurate, fixed-weight packages in a small footprint, at a reasonable cost.
Semi-automatic scale and bagger combo debuts
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Semi-automatic scale and bagger combo debuts

Automated Packaging Systems shows its FAS Sprint Revolution™ bagger, which accommodates a range of pouch styles and materials, with the Yamato Dataweigh TSDW-205W scale that loads fresh foods and fragile products directly into the bags. Ideal for products sold by a fixed weight.
Tablet-based operation of combination scale
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Tablet-based operation of combination scale

Combination scale from CombiScale is designed for lighter weights at high speeds. Tablet-based operation on the Primo weigher makes it easy on operators.
Off The Shelf: Unique dispensing spout for aseptic juice pouch
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Off The Shelf: Unique dispensing spout for aseptic juice pouch

Editor Pat Reynolds returned from Pack Expo 2012 with a fascinating dispensing spout that he demonstrates in this video.

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