The horizontal flow wrapper from Delta (Rogers, AR) offers the company’s SoftFlow software technology, which provides a PC-controlled “1 box” solution to motion control instead of a traditional 3-box control system.
GEI Autowrappers (Norwich, England) has released data sheets describing its refurbished Autowrappers machines and systems. New features such as the Soft-Jaws feature are described on the double-sided sheet.
The CMV II semi-automatic vertical cartoner from R. A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) features ergonomic guarding—a one-piece, lift-up, clamshell cover that provides open access to machine components to speed changeover.
The in-line R-300 multipacker from PDC (South Norwalk, CT) can join 2 small products in 1 PVC or PETG shrink sleeve at speeds to 150 pairs/min. The machine features Allen-Bradley drives, touchscreen operator interface and sensors to monitor all functions.
Palletizing systems from APS (New Freedom, PA) can accommodate 3 to 7 packaging lines that are running multiple package sizes. The machine is available with a full-pallet discharge conveyor as well as magazines for pallets and slip sheets.