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End of line: Palletizing & Stretch Wrapping

Custom end-of-arm tooling for the robot arm at Kelly-Moore’s facility.
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Robots address expanse of packaging needs - five case histories

Confectionery, food, pharmaceuticals, and consumer goods are just a few of the industries employing robots for their speed, functionality, efficiency, and accuracy.
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Navigated via computer menu, the stretch hooder draws down the film uniformly over the pallet load and securely seals the hood.
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Pallet operations upgrade pumps up production by 30%

Bay State Milling adopts versatile, low-maintenance palletizer and stretch hood packaging system to secure pallet loads of bagged grain products.
Closeup (above) shows air rinsing.
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BBQ sauce/salad dressing line built on best in class

Faced with rapid growth—driven by the popularity of its Sweet Baby Ray’s BBQ sauce—Ken’s Foods is adding new lines where needed. The Las Vegas plant has the latest.
The 2000-lb pallet loads of bottled water are wrapped with 71-gauge stretch film.
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Optimizing pallet stretch wrap efficiencies

Wrapping machine performance monitoring system helps Ice River Springs increase production flow and freeze film cost overages.
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Southworth Products Corp: Pneumatic palletizer

The new PalletPal 360 Air level loader from Southworth Products allows operators to build or break down pallet loads with a minimum of bending, reaching, stretching, or walking around.
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ABB PalletPack 460
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ABB Robotics: Robotic palletizing system

Pre-engineered configuration is easy to integrate and program; delivering improved productivity, and reduced set-up times and engineering costs.
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Omron Scientific Technologies, Inc: Increase productivity and operator safety in can palletizer applications

New brochure from Omron STI illustrates how to simplify can palletizer / depalletizer safety and improve profitability with leading edge machine safeguards.
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A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp.: High-level bulk depalletizer

A-B-C Packaging’s Model 108 High Level Discharge Bulk Depalletizer delivers low-level operation and high-level container discharge, providing all the benefits of high-level bulk depalletizing with the simplicity and convenience of a floor level machine.
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Schneider Packaging Equip. Co.: Robotic bulk palletizers

Schneider Packaging Equipment’s new line of robotic bulk palletizers for high speed bulk palletizing is equipped with a FANUC Robotics articulated arm robot to handle a wide variety of unstable bulk products at significant speeds.
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Best practices for buffering and end-of-line design

There are some special considerations for packaging line buffering as it relates to the end of the line.
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Yellow Jacket 110: Orbital stretch wrapper saves money, time, space

Yellow Jacket’s 87M Orbital Stretch Wrap Machine is designed for securing oversized, oddly shaped, palletized loads—up to 68-in. diagonal-- while the pallet remains on the forklift.
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Lantech Inc: Integrated scale cuts shipping costs

Designed for weighing each load for quality and freight costs, Lantech’s EZ Weigh Integrated Scale includes load cells that are directly under the turntable to ensure only what you want to weigh is weighed.
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Premier Tech Chronos: Robotic palletizing cell

Premier Tech’s Robotic Palletizing Cell is a flexible palletizing system that provides a variety of grippers for palletizing bags, boxes, bundles, cases, cans, pails, drums, trays, totes, and more.
Filled, sealed bags pass under air-operated adhesive applicators on their way.
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A more stable stacking solution for cement mix bags

'Rock-steady' pallet stacks and use of readily recyclable bags win over customers.
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Lantech: Integrated scale features small footprint, low profile

The EZ Weigh™ Integrated Scale (patent pending) from Lantech includes load cells that are built into the frame of the stretch wrapper.

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