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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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A resource you should know about: GS1

GS1 US administers bar-code standards, but did you know about all these GS1 education, support, online tools, standards and events?
The finished, easy-open  cases are aesthetically  pleasing and include  precisely positioned die-cut  holes to view/scan internal  product barcodes.
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Automated packaging solution upgrades e-commerce efficiencies

Pet care products marketer/shipper reduces labor, packaging materials, and delivery costs, while increasing output speeds.
Each individually bagged product can be scanned for date of harvest and point of origin.
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Digital ink jet printing enhances food safety

Grower/packer implements advanced on-film labeling technology to track and trace fresh produce from field to store to kitchen.
Scanning system reduces changeovers from 26-plus minutes to 70 seconds
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Scanning system reduces changeovers from 26-plus minutes to 70 seconds

Watch this demonstration by Sick, Inc., maker of sensors, bar code scanners and related equipment, to see how its RapCo closed-loop system automates manual changeovers from one size box or carton to another, reducing changeover time from 26 minutes or more to 70 seconds.
High-speed, high-resolution printer is UDI ready
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High-speed, high-resolution printer is UDI ready

The InteliJet HD printer from Bell-Mark offers high-speed, high resolution printing (600 dpi) on the fly. It is designed to produce A-B quality bar codes on flexible packaging and is also suitable for the upcoming UDI mandate for medical devices.
New breed of on-demand case printer cuts costs
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New breed of on-demand case printer cuts costs

The Scribe 600 Printer from Script Technology Corp. is a rotary screen printing device that uses labeling software and a thermal imager to create an image in a stencil that is then placed on the cylinder to print corrugated substrates.
Integrated vision sensors with lighting and touch panel interface
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Integrated vision sensors with lighting and touch panel interface

Banner Engineering demonstrates how its iVu Integrated Vision Sensors for bar code, date-code presence/absence and other applications can be made more effective by integrating lighting, vision sensing and a user-friendly touch-panel interface.

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