For the past few years Features Editor Jim Butschli has worked closely with the Institute of Packaging Professionals and Gros Executive Recruiters to produce a salary survey unique in the packaging sector.
Able to print high-speed, high-resolution “picture barcode labels” on cartons and boxes, the Color-Code Me program from Colordyne Technologies (CDT), an affordable alternative to industrial thermal barcode label printers, simplifies the use of color to highlight information and data in business supply chains and logistics operations.
NEW AT INTERPACK! Making its debut is the F220i, a system incorporating a powerful fibre laser with beam properties which can be altered for sharper colour contrast and extending precision marking into a wider range of substrates, including metal and plastics.
Easy-to-use and maintain, the CL4NX series of industrial thermal barcode printers from Sato are all-in-one printers that feature: consistent print quality across a wide range of materials; tool-free print heads and platens replacement; a 3.5-in. full-color display; and built-in video tutorials with 30 user-selectable languages.
Designed for food packaging, pharmaceutical, and cosmetics operations, the Videojet 8610 thermal ink jet printer features three main components – a controller with user interface, an industrial printhead featuring the Cartridge Readiness System, and a disposable ink jet cartridge – and uses fast-drying inks, including MEK-based fluids, to provide high-resolution print on non-porous packaging materials including films, foils, plastics, and coated stocks.
Squid Ink’s new PZ Pilot Touch hi-resolution ink jet printer provides high-quality printing as either an oil-based system for printing on porous surfaces like corrugated cases, or as a solvent-based system for printing on non-porous products like plastics, PET bottles, PVC pipe, metals and foils, blister packs, coated corrugate, and more.
Primera Technology, Inc. has increased the capacity of its cyan, magenta, yellow, and black toner cartridges by 10% for its CX1200 Digital Label Press; the price of the cartridges remains the same as before.
Vision systems, vision software, vision sensors, industrial ID readers
Cognex vision helps companies improve product quality, eliminate production errors and lower manufacturing costs. Cognex ID offers the most advanced technology available for 1D barcode and for 2D Data Matrix code reading. Offering fixed-mount and handheld readers.
How much is your coding equipment really costing you? Associated running costs, such as air or unplanned downtime, are key. The older your equipment, the more expensive it is to operate. If you could have better coding performance while minimizing your costs, wouldn’t you?
High resolution case coding and labeling equipment.
View our complete line of RELIABLE product identification solutions, designed with an innovative spirit, proven technology and a high regard for customer satisfaction. Local sales and service through our network of distributor partners. Ask about our 3 year warranty!
Printers and full handling systems for corrugated cases, die cuts and kraft bags.
Learn how Iconotech's 20 year focus on printing systems for corrugated cases, die cuts, and multi-wall kraft bags has simplified end-of-line operations, made instituting an in-house generic printing program very easy and saved users hundreds of thousands of dollars per year.
ID Technology has your labeling, coding and marking solution for primary product labeling, secondary identification, coupon labeling, case marking, bar coding, pallet labeling, date, lot or batch coding, and more.
Label-Aire is the worldwide leading manufacturer of pressure-sensitive labeling machinery.
For nearly 50 years, our has always been on providing customers with the most inventive, intelligent, & reliable pressure-sensitive labeling equipment & solutions. The result? Tons of satisfied customers with lower operating costs & higher productivity than our competitors.
Laser technology: increasingly popular for marking and coding
Designed for high-speed marking on large coding zones and in difficult production conditions, laser technology is increasingly capable of addressing manufacturers’ requirements. It enhances the OEE (Operating Equipment Efficiency) of production lines.
Inkjet printing, laser coding, thermal transfer printing, contact printing, and indenting.
Matthews Marking Systems has solutions for all of your marking and coding requirements. From stand-alone printers to fully-integrated systems, we have the technology and experience to meet your needs. Click above to learn more.
The world's largest supplier of print engines, SATO sets the standard within the industry.
SATO's industrial barcode printers are known for reliability and durability. Engineered for demanding, mission-critical requirements SATO printers and consumables provide the highest quality results in the harshest manufacturing environments.
Squid Ink specializes in the manufacture of high quality industrial inks, industrial ink jet printers, and industrial case taping equipment for the packaging industry. Our products are designed to provide reliable cost-effective solutions to your industrial application.
Complete line of automatic and semi-automatic pressure sensitive labeling machinery.
North America's leader in made-to-order labeling machinery, designed and built at standard machinery prices. Come visit our library of over 24,000 machines and systems, and see what we can build for you. All machines designed and built in St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
Coding solutions for Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Consumer and Industrial Products
View our complete line of marking and coding solutions designed to increase uptime and help reduce coding errors. Videojet delivers equipment, supplies, and service with maximum reliability, efficiency, ease of operation, and little maintenance.
Coding and Marking Equipment. Additives, Solvents and Inks. Installation and Service.
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