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WestPack 2014: Automatic f/f/s machine
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WestPack 2014: Automatic f/f/s machine

GEA Tiromat’s mid-sized form/fill/seal machine is shown running flexible pouch material for medical device packaging, with inline ink-jet printing. Also described is the Greydon DigiMax digital printer designed to run on f/f/s equipment such as this GEA unit. Prints on paper and Tyvek®, using a 1-L container of ink for the entire web of material.
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Omega: Carton coding and inspection system

Easily incorporated into new or existing carton lines or deployed as part of an independent serialization cell, the Intelli-Code Carton Coding and Inspection System from Omega Design Corporation not only prints unit-level data on individual cartons via thermal ink jet or laser printing, but also employs an integrated vision system to verify printed data and connectivity to any Serialization Data Management System.
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Laser coding dries up condensation problems

Saratoga Springs Water Company, Saratoga Springs, NY, bottles upscale sparkling and non-sparkling, flavored and unflavored spring waters in both glass and PET containers.
Digital ink-jet printing had been a missing component at Discount Labels.
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Digital ink-jet for variable data

Discount Labels is a trade printer selling not to end users but rather to authorized dealers and distributors.
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BestCode: Continuous ink jet printers

Designed to operate in extreme wet/dry/dusty and hot/cold industrial applications, BestCode’s C80 Series range of continuous ink jet printers minimize user interaction, limiting the hands-on time for typical coding system operation.
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Videojet: Precision product conveyance delivers quality case coding

Designed to deliver consistently high print quality, Videojet Technologies’ material handling solution for integration with case coding equipment provides precise alignment with printers to deliver accurate, legible, and machine readable marking and coding.
TWO POUCHES. Two unoriented pouches are picked up by an AFA Delta 3 robot, which then places them into a loading funnel.
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Robotic cartoning adds efficiency, subtracts labor costs

Robotic cartoning replaces manual operations, alleviating labor shortages, costs, and increasing line efficiency for contract manufacturer Pharmalab Inc.
Linx: Thermal ink-jet case coder
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Linx: Thermal ink-jet case coder

Software upgrade adds multiple benefits on TJ725.
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Fujifilm: 6-color plus white UV inkjet press

The Inca Onset S40i from FUJIFILM North America Corporation and Inca Digital is a cost-effective six color plus white large format flatbed UV Inkjet press suitable for businesses that produce high-value backlit/frontlit and double-sided day/night POP display graphics where the ability to print high-opacity white as a base, spot color or top layer quickly is important.
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Running 'like clockwork' at Bob's Red Mill

With steady growth comes the challenge of routinely adding new packaging lines. It’s a challenge that employee-owned Bob’s Red Mill has been able to meet head on.
Paragon Labeling Systems and SATO bring ultimate productivity to any print apply solution
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Paragon Labeling Systems and SATO bring ultimate productivity to any print apply solution

The PLS-500 solution from Paragon Labeling Systems is modularly designed for maximum expandability. Combine with a SATO Lt408 or S84 thermal print engine for a complete print / apply solution - perfect for mission critical installations.
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Smart marking & coding solution from Loveshaw features SATO print engine
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Smart marking & coding solution from Loveshaw features SATO print engine

Loveshaw's LX-800 tamp labeling application boasts Smart Sensor to assess and accommodate a wide variety of box sizes. The integrated, reliable SATO S84 print engine ensures crisp, clear thermal labels. With more than 50 years in the business, Loveshaw has unique capabilities for users with unusual box tamping needs.
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Comparing coding technologies

Continuous Ink Jet (CIJ) and Thermal Ink Jet (TIJ) are the two predominant ink-jet technologies used in primary package industrial coding applications.
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Ten tips for buying coding/marking systems for primary packaging

Even for packaging veterans, coding and marking can be tricky.
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Advanced Vision Technology: Automatic inspection solution incorporated into digital printing press

Solution enables control over digital packaging print quality.
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