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Blister-card folder

MGS Machine has introduced a third-generation high-speed blister-card folder/wallet-packaging system for pharmaceuticals, designed with an emphasis on modular stations and devices for future flexibility and product changeover. Machines are available at speeds to 300 packages/min.
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Cognex Corporation: Vision software

Cognex’s Vision Pro 5.0 software provides pre-configured, tightly integrated acquisition support for the complete range of industrial cameras and video formats.
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Combating product separation, contamination

Seasoning blends and dry mix specialist installs easy-to-clean flexible screw conveyors for more efficient product delivery to filling lines.
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Action plan, food protection plan now lead the pack

It was only a couple of months ago that an obscure provision about reporting dangerous food products, embedded in a big law that mostly dealt with toughening drug regulation, was the biggest change in food safety law in quite some time (see www.packworld.com/view-24168).
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Advanced Poly-Packaging, Inc: Shop towel bagger

Advanced Poly-Packaging and Ergocon have introduced the Hands Free Towel Inspection and Packaging System, designed to automate and lower the production costs for laundered towel packaging.
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Eagle Product Inspection, formerly Smiths Detection: X-ray meat inspection

The new Eagle FA from Smiths Detection is an advanced fat analysis X-ray system for all types of meat and poultry.
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Symetix: Automated inspection

Symetix’s Optyx®SG/P is an optical inspection system designed for OTC and regulated solid dose pharmaceuticals, with a focus on softgel applications.
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Thermo Fisher Scientific: User-friendly checkweigher

Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced the VersaWeigh 300 Checkweigher, a general-purpose unit with an intuitive design that makes it suitable for a range of food and pharmaceutical industry applications.
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Give packaging innovation a listen

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Cognex Corporation: Cognex Corporation: ID readers

Cognex Corporation”s DataMan 100 image-based ID readers offer flexible lens options and support new symbologies.
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Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc: Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc: Enhanced checkweighers

New enhanced Cornerstone® series checkweighers from Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed feature the company’s new X-series controllers.
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Dual-detection x-ray

InspX offers the new ScanTrac DUO™, an x-ray system that uses 2 x-ray beams to achieve dual detection for maximum inspection accuracy and superior product quality.
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Peco Controls Corporation: Label inspection system

Peco Controls introduces the new LabelScan™, a camera-based label inspection system using PC-Eyebot technology to quickly and easily “learn” and store correct label parameters for each product.
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Call for PAF presentations

With the third rendition of the Packaging Automation Forum set for May 19 - 20 in Chicago, PAF organizers are seeking speakers who can address the broad area of packaging automation through better use of integrated controls technology.
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Kerr Group Inc: Kerr Group Inc: Kerr Group Inc: Metal detector upgrade

Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced an upgrade to its Thermo Scientific metal detector family (formerly sold under the Goring Kerr brand name).

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