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).
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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.
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.
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.
Features & BenefitsThe Hi-Speed S1 checkweigher is designed for superior accuracy in a wide variety of applications. It incorporates proven dynamic weighing technology combined with the latest user-friendly, touch-screen operator controls.