Machinery

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OEM Labeling Equipment: Full-wrap labeler

The Orbital 9800 tabletop labeler from OEM (Salem, OH) applies full-wrap labels to containers without turning them. The operator can specify how many times the product is wrapped, if more than once is necessary.
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MGS Machine Corp.: Horizontal cartoner

The “Stealth” from MGS Machine (Maple Grove, MN) is a high-speed, continuous-motion, small-center horizontal cartoner targeted toward the pharmaceutical industry.
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MG America: Intermittent cartoner

Loading straight- and reverse-tuck cartons at speeds to 80 cartons/min, MG America’s (Fairfield, NJ) MG2/MAB B15 intermittent-motion cartoner keeps a nearly constant drip of oil on all main moving parts to facilitate the machine’s efficiency.
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Pacific Packaging Machinery Co.: Two product filler

Using 12 to 24 fill heads, Pacific Packaging’s (Covina, CA) rotary volumetric filler fills 2 products into 1 container, with the ratio between products ranging from 20/80 to 50/50.
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European Packaging Machinery, Inc: Sachet/strip packager

Mainly used in the pharmaceutical industry, the Siebler + Goering Model 5000, available from European Packaging (Tennent, NJ), is said to handle anything that needs to be packaged into a 4-side-sealed pouch, such as tablets, caplets, syringes, powder and liquids.
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Mateer Burt (Pneumatic Scale): Microprocessor-controlled filler

Operating at speeds to 400 containers/min, Mateer Burt’s (Exton, PA) Series 9 auger fillers use a microprocessor to control all filling functions.
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ITI Worldwide: High-res ink-jet system

ITI Worldwide’s (Cookeville, TN) Marksman 6000 SK/A series ink-jet system controls as many as 6 printheads on 1 or 2 production lines in nonwashdown settings.
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Ramsey: Feeding systems

Ideal for low-speed filling, Ramsey’s (Minneapolis, MN) Loss-in-Weight continuous or batch feeding systems are accurate to ±0.25% to 1.0%. Measuring the mass flow rate and total mass of materials—including those that are hot, floodable or dusty—the systems allow operators to check accuracies while the machine is operating, without sampling.
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Genesis Machinery Products, Inc: Vial transport/ejection

Now Genesis Machinery Products (Exton, PA) offers its vial transport and ejection system for integration with most cappers and with Vial-Trak™, the company’s system for marking vials.
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Brenton, a division of Pro Mach: Case packer

Priced under $130ꯠ, the LSP1260 from Brenton (Alexandria, MN) top-loads products into cases using gripper or vacuum tooling at speeds to 60 products/min, or 12 cases/min.
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Capper

Operating at speeds to 400 caps/min, the CM400 capper from Cozzoli (Plainfield, NJ) offers automatic height adjustment to accommodate a range of container sizes.
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Markem-Imaje: Markem-Imaje: Markem-Imaje: Thermal-transfer ribbon

Markem (Keene, NH) has introduced its 3710 Series black thermal-transfer ribbon for use with its Smart Date product line. It’s said to provide improved print quality when printing on rough substrates such as frozen foods and pharmaceutical applications.
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MG America: Top-loading case packer

The Model B88V top-loading case packer from MG America (Fairfield, NJ) keeps products in an upright orientation through the packing process. By simultaneously filling 1 case and erecting another, the machine achieves speeds to 22 cases/min.
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Pechiney Plastic Packaging: Pechiney Plastic Packaging: Pechiney Plastic Packaging: PP container

Pechiney Plastic (Chicago, IL) has developed Polyplus™, a 3 or 4 layer, coextrusion blow-molded PP container technology for food and juice products.
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A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp.: Partition inserter

The automatic Model 70 partition opener/inserter from A-B-C (Tarpon Springs, FL) operates at speeds to 35 cases/min, inserting 6-, 12-, 24- or 48-celled chipboard partitions into RSC, HSC and tablock-style cases.

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