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End of line: Palletizing & Stretch Wrapping

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Meypack: Robotic pack/pal cell

Meypack Packaging Systems has introduced a complete end-of-line packaging cell offering case packing and palletizing for various food, beverage, and consumer goods applications.
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As seen at Pro Mach's booth during Pack Expo Las Vegas, the highly
automated U-shaped line that will be installed at Fleetguard
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Pro Mach's integrated solution

PACK EXPO : Pro Mach's position as one of the largest single-source providers of packaging solutions in North America was emphasized at a press conference on Tuesday, September 27 at Pack Expo Las Vegas (PELV) that also previewed a new installation that leverages Pro Mach's integrated capability.
Based on compact robotics and electronics, the case-packing arms have been integrated and custom-fitted into overall packaging o
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High efficiency makes the case for robotics

Malt-O-Meal chooses flexible, compact, easy-changeover case-packing robots for installation at new cereal plant.
ARC-Diversified: Case closing through pallet wrapping
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ARC-Diversified: Case closing through pallet wrapping

A Kiwi ink-jet coder precedes the Wexxar case closing station. Later, cases ride an elevator to the overhead infeed of the palletizer. A Lantech stretch wrapper for completed pallets brings the line to a close.
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Wulftec International Inc: Stretchwrapper: Automatic Conveyorized Rotary Arm

WCRT-200 automatic conveyorized rotary arm stretch wrapper that is extremely versatile and can wrap almost any load. Some features of the WCRT-200 include: * Up to 100 loads per hour* 4ꯠ lbs.
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Wulftec International Inc: Stretchwrapper: Automatic Conveyorized Turntable

Wulftec® WCA-200 automatic conveyorized turntable that is ideal for wrapping stable loads. Some features of the WCA-200 include:* Up to 60 loads per hour* Load weight: 4ꯠ lbs.
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This monobloc filler/capper, dedicated to 4-L steel cans, has enabled ARC-Diversified to meet a spike in demand for its edible o
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ARC upgrades in oil and powder

This supplier to a number of U.S. government feeding programs keeps current where packaging machinery and controls technology are concerned.See video
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RFID 'a la cart'

Thomasville Furniture Industries, Inc., Thomasville, NC, has partnered with Odin technologies to lead its RFID compliance program for its Creative Interiors division where products are shipped to retailers such as Target and Wal-Mart.
Each cart includes bar code and RFID readers, computer, monitor, printer-encoder, and power supply.
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Thomasville rolls out RFID 'a la cart'

Thomasville Furniture’s RFID solution for boxed product moves around on wheeled carts at its Appomattox, VA, DC.
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ARPAC LLC: ARPAC LLC: Automatic Platform Stretch Wrapper

The INFRAPAK PA-SERIES is the efficient wrapping solution for all material handling environments. This high profile automatic turntable stretch wrapperis completely accessible to forklift operators without getting off the truck.
Seven servo drives help coordinate this complex motion.
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Servos and robotics solve pouch-packing challenge

Stand-up pouches in three different sizes are automatically case packed at speeds to 90/min by this 12-axis, servo-controlled, robotic case packing system.
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Filling and retorting (sidebar)

Upstream from the robotic case packing and palletizing operation at Fresenius, pouches are filled and sent through a retort operation. As might be expected, the systems involved are every bit as sophisticated as those responsible for secondary packaging.
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Columbia Machine: Stainless-steel palletizer

The new stainless steel FL10 floor-level palletizer from Columbia Machine is specifically engineered for clean, washdown packaging environments in food, pharmaceutical, and other industries.
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A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp.: Anti-static depalletizer

A-B-C Packaging offers an anti-static container discharge for the co.’s Model 108 bulk depalletizer. Has features that dissipate built-up electrostatic charge and prevent static electricity from causing production line delays in container handling and single-filing when running lightweight plastic containers.
Old Orchard Brands: Stretch wrapping for high-output, hot-fill PET line for fruit juice
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Old Orchard Brands: Stretch wrapping for high-output, hot-fill PET line for fruit juice

Pallet wrapping is done out in the warehouse on an Orion stretch wrapper.

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