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End of line: Palletizing & Stretch Wrapping

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Intelligrated, Inc: Hybrid palletizers for gentle handling

Intelligrated’s Alvey 950 series hybrid palletizers now include an on-board stretch bander that adds stability to otherwise unstable loads, and an integrated control system that allows both the conventional palletizer and its robotic arms to operate from a single PLC.
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Currie By Brenton: Expanded palletizer line

The new Robotic Palletizing line from Currie by Brenton expands the company’s range of standard and custom conventional, robotic, gantry, and bulk palletizing solutions for any case, bag, bulk, tray, high speed, or custom application, and brings customers an expanded selection of capabilities, flexibility, throughput, and investment value.
Dual-infeed palletizer handles products from two different lines
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Dual-infeed palletizer handles products from two different lines

TopTier's dual-infeed Robotier robotic palletizer with integrated, concurrent stretch wrapping for case, bag, and bundle palletizing; receives two distinct products from two different product lines, wrapping loads as they're built.
FL3000-R high speed, floor level palletizer
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FL3000-R high speed, floor level palletizer

The latest innovation from Columbia Machine is changing the future of floor level palletizers. The FL3000-R is a high speed, floor level hybrid palletizer that marries robotic capability and simple conventional palletizer design into a very powerful package.
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Best practices for specifying stretch wrapping equipment

Consider your optimum force, your equipment's impact on freight and labor...and more when specifying a stretch wrapper.
Stretch hooder for pallets
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Stretch hooder for pallets

Latest control technology on this stretch hooder from Beumer provides optimal efficiency, and the protection afforded by the stretch hood format keeps pallet loads of product protected even if they are stored outside.
New software for palletizing robots
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New software for palletizing robots

PACK EXPO 2012: This family of robots is designed to handle a variety of payloads, and ABB's Robot Studio Palletizer Powerpack software eliminates writing of code for the robots.
High-speed palletizer with automatic grouping module
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High-speed palletizer with automatic grouping module

Model 72 AG palletizer for high-speed operations handles up to four layers/min and allows new product infeed during row transfer.
B30S Palletizer
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MG America: Automatic palletizing unit

MG America introduces the B30 Automatic Palletizing Unit.
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Automatic machine adjustment for end-of-line packaging
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Automatic machine adjustment for end-of-line packaging

Schneider Packaging Equipment debuts its Pro-Adjust add-on solution that automatically adjusts all types of machines—including case packers, palletizers, case loaders—for varying package sizes. Stepper motor-driven system greatly enhances speed and accuracy of changeovers, while increasing machine uptime and OEE.
Two-times the improvements for hybrid palletizers
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Two-times the improvements for hybrid palletizers

Intelligrated has introduced two new enhancements for its Alvey 950 series hybrid palletizers: an on-board stretch bander that adds stability to otherwise unstable loads, and an integrated control system that allows both the palletizer and its robotic arms to operate from a single PLC.
High-speed palletizing robot
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High-speed palletizing robot

Fanuc's high-speed palletizing robot was doing a triple pick for about 45 cases/min.
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A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp.: Palletizer for caustic and corrosive environments

A-B-C Packaging’s Model 72AGSS palletizer provides all-stainless construction and rugged componentry to ensure top performance and long machine life in plants running caustic food products, chemicals, fertilizers, or feeds.
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ITW Muller: Semi-automatic stretch wrapper

ITW Muller’s Cobra Plus Semi-Automatic Stretch Wrapping Machine is designed to wrap large and oddly shaped loads that are unstable or very heavy, at speeds of 35 pallets/hour.
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ITW Muller: Stretch wrap machine reduces downtime from film breakage

The Octopus SideKick from ITW Muller, a second carriage for the company’s Octopus line of stretch wrapping machines, operates as an independent film carriage that will automatically rotate into primary wrapping position upon the film being depleted or breaking.

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