Updates on RFID applications at Tyson Foods and P&G/Gillette were provided recently by IDTechEx Ltd. (http://www.idtechex.com/products/en/articles/00000463.asp), a company that provides research and analysis on the development and application of RFID.
London, England-based alcoholic beverage producer Diageo has launched its new leche-flavored liqueur line “Dulseda” in what the company claims is “the fastest time to market ever.”Key to the accelerated glass bottle design development and testing was Diageo’s use of the Vision Bottle Gauge (VBG) automated testing station supplied by Agr International (www.agrintl.com).
This summer, Penn Racquet Sports, Phoenix, AZ, is launching three- and four-counts of new HEAD-brand tennis balls packaged in PET cylindrical containers with full-body shrink sleeves supplied by ITW Auto-Sleeve (www.itw-autosleeve.com).
Multivac now offers its horizontal thermoform fill-seal (TFFS) machinery integrated with Ircon Maxline® 2 thermal seal inspection technology. Enables users to package product at high speeds while inspecting, identifying, tracking, and—if necessary—rejecting packages based on specified parameters.
ipd has released Sherlock 7, the easier-to-use and more capable next generation of the company’s machine vision software. Design environment supports color applications and provides Windows®-like editing capabilities such as drag-and-drop and copy-and-paste, together with extensive use of tool tips, status bars, context menus, and performance monitors.
The SmallFrEYE™ PC is a compact multifunctional vision system from Value Engineering Alliance. PC-based and featuring application-specific solutions, the system was originally developed and used to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and reliability of operations routinely carried out in the cosmetics, pharmaceutical, and printing industries.
Symetix, the Pharmaceutical Business Unit of Key Technology, has introduced Optyx®/SG, an optical inspection system for softgels. System automatically inspects each softgel capsule at high production speeds and identifies and removes defective softgels and foreign capsules from the product stream.
Thermo Electron Corp. offers its new Goring Kerr PROx™ X-ray inspection system, capable of finding metal, glass, stone, bone, plastic, wire, and other dense contaminants in virtually any packaged or bulk food product, as well as pumped products.
The Hi-Speed Model A100 is a highly versatile yet economical general purpose checkweigher designed to weigh a wide variety of packages. The machine is comprised of a rugged and reliable continuous chain product handling system integrated with a full-featured Micromate checkweigher controller.
Auger Filling, Vibratory Filling, Vertical Form Fill Seal, Checkweighing,Inspection
ALL-FILL has progressed from an original, simplified semi-automatic auger filler in 1969 into a fully integrated, trusted packaging equipment manufacturer that consistently provides machinery that meets the needs of our customers existing applications and new challenges.
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.
Custom Industrial Metal Detectors for Food, Pharma, Lumber, Plastic & Textile industries
You need it; We’ll build it.
We have been providing custom manufactured metal detectors to processors for over 17 years. Our detectors are, backwards compatible with high sensitivity levels to detect ferrous, non-ferrous and stainless steel contaminants.
With Heat and Control, one call delivers the latest technology in weighing, conveying, packaging & inspection equipment. We support you from start to future with complete engineering, installation, service, parts, training and technical support from offices worldwide.
MOCON® is the global leader in high-quality permeation measurement systems, leak detectors, and headspace analyzers. With the acquisition of Dansensor in April 2012, MOCON now has the most comprehensive testing and analytical offering in the packaging industry.
Non-Invasive Optical Oxygen Analyzers, Permeation / OTR Testing and Process Monitoring
How much oxygen?
Our job is to help you answer that question by introducing you to the revolutionary OxySense Optical Oxygen Measurement System.
If you need to monitor oxygen levels in the development or QC lab, or on the process/packaging floors, OxySense has a solution.
Checkweighers, Metal Detectors and X-Ray Inspection Solutions
For more than 65 years, we have partnered with customers to provide them with customized solutions to help improve their production line and process. You can depend on Thermo Scientific™ product inspection systems to provide you with the performance and service you need.
Multihead weighers, checkweighers, case packers and tray loading systems
View our comprehensive line of weighing solutions for high speed, fragile, low-piece counts, blending, high sanitation and more. All of our solutions are backed by Yamato Genuine Parts & Service programs including unmatched training in our Technology Center or in your plant.
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