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VIPColor Technologies: VIPColor Technologies: Tag, label printer

Full-color labels can be printed on-demand due to an innovative tag and label printer powered by Hewlett-Packard ink-jet technology. Produced and marketed by VIPColor Technologies (Newark, CA) the VP2020 prints labels up to 6” W.
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Sandiacre Packaging Machinery: Continuous motion vf/f/s

Sandiacre Packaging’s (Lancaster, PA) TG350-RC continuous motion vf/f/s machine is suitable for fresh produce and frozen-food packaging. Initially designed to accommodate pack widths from 2.36” to 13.78”, unit is said to also package a wide range of bag sizes and styles of hard-to-pack product at high speeds.
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All-Fill Inc: Powder-filling system

Operating at speeds to 80 rigid containers/min, All-Fill’s (Exton, PA) new auger filler for powders employs servo drives, metal detection, conveying systems, and a checkweigher with digital feedback.
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FANUC Robotics: Graphic user interface

The I Pendant is a color graphic user-interface device to the Fanuc Robotics (Rochester Hills, MI) system R-J3I Model B Controller that’s based on Internet technology.
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Clamco Corporation: Heavy-duty shrink tunnel

Keeping pace with line speeds up to 125’/min, the Clamco (Cleveland, OH) 7211 heat shrink tunnel has a large, heavy-duty motor and digital heat control to work in continuous production applications.
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Norco: Overwrapping machine

The Model 5110SD overwrapping machine from Norco (Rockford, IL) allows for polyethylene wrapping speeds to 100’/min. Machine can wrap packages 16”x5” of any length.
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Ameripak Co.: Ameripak Co.: Flow wrapper

AmeriPak (Warrington, PA) has recently replaced the traditional control panel on its 3-axis flow wrapper with a touchscreen HMI. Additional changes include servos on the main lug conveyor, end crimper/knife assembly, and fin seal assembly drives.
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Winpak: Dry material vf/f/s machine

The WD-18 vf/f/s machine from Winpak (San Bernardino, CA) can fill multiple lanes of free-flowing particulates. Operating at rates to 700 pouches/min, the WD-18 combines 2 separate 18” webs of film to produce sealed pouches.
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NJM Packaging : Blister packaging machine

NJM/CLI’s (Lebanon, NH) tablet blister thermoforming machine features easy changeover, minimal noise, large heat tunnel, large feeding area with front or back access and stainless steel exterior.
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Dorner Mfg. Corp.: Angle conveyor

Dorner Manufacturing (Hartland, WI) offers the LPZ adjustable angle conveyor, which can be set up in a variety of configurations to fit manufacturing, assembly, or warehouse needs.
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Advance Lifts, Inc: Stretch wrappers

Advance Lifts (St. Charles, IL) offers its line of stretch wrappers designed and built to meet a variety of pallet-loading requirements. The 24 standard models feature easy-to-use controls, low maintenance components, turntable and carriage drives, powered prestretch dispensers, and a 1-year parts and labor warranty.
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ID Technology: Label printer applicator

ID Technology (Fort Worth, TX) has released a swing-arm tamp module that can apply a label to the leading or trailing edge of a case or carton. Tamp arm swings down or from the side to tamp the label onto the front or rear panel of the product.
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Modular Packaging Systems, Inc: Sanitary conveyor

A line of stainless steel sanitary-style conveyors from Modular Packaging (Fairfield, NJ) include a range of conveyor accessories, installation, and service.
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Polypack Inc: Label-orientation machinery

Using fiber-optic sensors to determine cans’ orientation, the label orienter for Polypack’s (Pinellas Park, FL) shrink-wrapping machinery turns cans so labels face outward before wrapping.
Furman Foods: Tray packing, stacking and wrapping
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Furman Foods: Tray packing, stacking and wrapping

At this canner of tomatoes, tomato sauces, canned beans and related products, labeled cans are mechanically grouped in continuous motion in four or six lanes to yield 3x4- (shown) or 4x6-count trays, respectively.

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