In the February story about Teva Pharmaceuticals, the $150ꯠ yearly savings is across three plants, not one. Also, though the desiccant-packet insertion equipment described has a top-rated speed of 300/min, Teva runs in the range of 125/min.
Shuttleworth introduces its Servo SmartFeed® Conveyor to increase automated productivity and versatility in wrapper lines. The high-speed wrapper infeed is designed to allow for better handling of products in the wrapping and cartoning processes by feeding the products into flow wrappers and cartoning machines faster and more accurately.
The Eclipse™ intermittent- motion cartoner from MGS Machine Corp. runs at speeds to 90 cartons/min and handles cartons up to 10”x4.5”x12”. Machine has a “walk in” style design for ease of operator interface and a state-of-the-art HMI and motion controls package.
PACK EXPO : R.A. Jones offered its Meridian™ cartoner at Pack Expo International 2004. Cartoner is a flexible, cost effective mid-range packaging solution with a range of product handling and transfer capabilities, company says.