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This content was submitted directly to this Web site by the supplier.White Paper | August 14, 2008
How weigh price labelers can collect real time data on packaging line productivity
New white paper from Ossid explains how a new generation of weigh price labelers can be used to collect real time data on packaging line productivity, throughput, and status of customer orders.
A new generation of weigh price labeling machines not only performs weighing, pricing, and labeling easier, faster, and more reliably than ever before, these machines also collect real time data on packaging line productivity, throughput, and status of customer orders. Industrial PCs, database technology, high speed connectivity, and the location of weigh price labelers at the end of production lines have transformed this stand-alone machine into a strategic data acquisition asset for the enterprise.
Because information flows to and from new generation weigh price labeling machines, up-to-the-second customer requests for price changes can be downloaded. This helps to make the packager more responsive, as well as giving the organization a competitive advantage. These new generation machines share common characteristics, including...