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High-volume retailers pile demands on packaging

Retailers expect a lot from packaging, and few require more than club stores and other high-volume outlets.
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Wireless RFID printer-applicators

Avery Dennison Printer Systems now offers wireless Ethernet capability for its full line of RFID and bar code printers and print-and-apply systems, including the Model 6405 Wireless RFID printer (shown).
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RFID training classes in Michigan

Lowry Computer Products and OTA Training launch vendor neutral training starting early next month in Michigan.
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Wal-Mart, others face RFID difficulty in China

Most Chinese enterprises have little interest in RFID.
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Universal Labeling Systems, Inc: Small-diameter automatic labeler

Universal Labeling Systems has published a brochure describing its R315 small-diameter automatic labeler. Features described include variable-speed components, product feed chute, a choice of 3 label applicators, product carrier, overhead label wrapping station, and photoelectric product sensor.
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A trio of major RFID influences in 2006

Expect overseas tags, EPCglobal standards struggle, and RFID label converter repositioning through 2006.
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Markem-Imaje: Markem-Imaje: High-speed RFID encoder/applicator

Markem Corp. offers its 800 Series high-speed RFID encoder/applicator for tagging cases of consumer goods. Machine is ideal for beverage and consumer goods industries; it is also EPCglobal Gen 2 compliant and provides users the ability to tag up to 100 cases/min.
Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) chips are an alternative to silicon chips in RFID tags. These have no threshold voltage (the power a
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Technical advances in RFID at hand

New advances in RFID include long-range HF tags, devices that work well with challenging substances, and tags that are sterilization tolerant.
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Tharo Systems, Inc: Tharo Systems, Inc: Tharo Systems, Inc: Label printer/applicator

The new Tharo PA1200 Label Printer/Applicator is a cost-effective accessory for the Datamax I-Class, Zebra® Z4Mplus™ and Tharo H-Series of thermal/thermal-transfer barcode label printers.
Total Integrated Packaging Solution (TIPS) combines bar codes and RFID tag data in a serialized approach to track-and-trace auth
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Item-level ePedigree implementation

An item-level serialized RFID solution with "parent-child" association software is rolling out with five pharma pilots including for Pfizer's Viagra.
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Flex America Inc: Flex America Inc: Flex America Inc: High-speed bag labeler

EPI offers the new PLC Servo Flex-Pac Labeler for higher-speed bagmakers. Easy to set up and operate, labeler features customizable capacity based on specific bagmakers and corresponding operations.
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Consumers say freshness more important than cost

The food and beverage industry believes U.S. consumers are more price-sensitive than they actually are.
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Labeling Systems : Tube labeler

LSI offers the Model 1800 automatic tube wrap system, which is based on the LSI Series 40 apply-only labeling head. System can deliver up to 120 labeled products/min.
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Food factors dominate barrier film analysis

The $1.1 billion U.S. market for barrier films is driven largely by growth in convenience foods, according to a new study from Kline & Co.
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Hoppmann Corp.: Removable cam labeler

Hoppman has introduced the Removable Cam M3 Rotary Labeler, a fully synchronized system designed to allow maximum flexibility with minimal changeover time.

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