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Automation initiative brings sweet results
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Automation initiative brings sweet results

A robotic solution lets Necco put its popular Sweethearts Conversation Hearts on a fast track to greater throughput at higher speeds with reduced labor costs.
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Universal Labeling Systems, Inc: Labeler System

Universal Labeling Systems’ Contract Packager (CP) 1000 features extra heavy-duty welded framework, a 12-foot conveyor and a 1-inch wide synchronous overhead hold down belt assembly.
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Tharo Systems, Inc: Label printing system

Tharo Systems, Inc.’s Easylabel 5.5 Platinum XML (extensible markup language) Monitor and Generator provides an easy solution for printing bar code and RFID labels.
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Unit-level traceability debuts for produce

Eagle Eye Produce began using HarvestMark™ (www.harvestmark.com),
Centralized robotics palletizing solution video
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Centralized robotics palletizing solution video

QComp’s centralized robotics palletizing solution increases process consistency, productivity and scheduling flexibility, as well as reduces handling damage, health costs and labor costs — all while allowing continuous operation.
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Cornering device

Cornerstone Automation Systems has released the CASI CD-160 for cornering cartons in the automatic and compliance labeling process.
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Cardinal's Rx pilot results

The results of Cardinal Health’s RFID pilot were presented at the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Integrity conference, which was held in May and was sponsored by The Institute for International Research (www.iirusa.com). We had reported on the pilot last September before the findings were finalized (see www.packworld.com/view-21867).
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Packaging's contribution to social equity

Sustainable packaging is widely perceived as a three-legged stool. Packaging professionals focus a lot of attention on two of those legs, the “environmental” and the “economic.” What about the third leg, “social equity?” That’s the one that has us measure a business’s success not only in terms of profit made but also in terms of the positive impact the business has on society in general.
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A growing library of packaging white papers

It’s easy to access a library of more than 65 white papers that cover the spectrum of packaging.
The RFID lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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Directory of RFID test centers

A directory of more than 25 RFID Test Labs and Centers throughout the United States.
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NJM Packaging : RFID case labeling

The new High Speed RFID Integrated Model 400 System from NJM/CLI reliably encodes, verifies,
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Wal-Mart links RFID, sustainability

According to the retailer, RFID can help reduce greenhouse gases.
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Weber Packaging Solutions: Dual-Label Pallet Printer-Applicator

Labels adjacent sides of pallet loads
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Kellogg's to be up front about nutrition

Kellogg adjusts its marketing to children including plans to add front-of-pack nutrition labeling.
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Tharo Systems, Inc: Tamp Label Printer/Applicator

Tharo Systems, Inc. offers its Tharo PA1200s Specialty Tamp Label Printer/Applicator.

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