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M&H Plastics: M&H Plastics: Sculpted bottle

The new Adelphi bottle from England’s M&H Plastics is available from the Lerman Container Div. of Custom Bottle (Naugatuck, CT). Extrusion blow-molded HDPE bottle offers a generous decorating area and solid surface grip.
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Bell-Mark Corp.: Bell-Mark Corp.: Bell-Mark Corp.: Traversing thermal printer

Bell-Mark’s (Pine Brook, NJ) EasyPrint direct thermal traversing printer produces variable text, bar codes and graphics on film, foil, Tyvek and paper used in hf/f/s equipment.
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Kerr Group Inc: Kerr Group Inc: Product brochure

Goring Kerr (Westmont, IL) offers a color, fold-out brochure describing its complete line of inspection, detection, monitoring and weighing products for a range of applications.
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Imtec, Inc: Label applicator

Labels as small as ¾”x¾” or as large as 4”x10” are applied to tops, bottoms or sides of cartons, cases and products by the LabelPro™ Series 2 from Imtec (Bellows Falls, VT).
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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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Triangle Package Machinery Co.: Weigher/cartoner for pasta

Integrating its Selectacom combination scale with its ProLine vertical cartoner, Triangle (Chicago, IL) has created a line that weighs and packages 8 oz to 32 oz of pasta at speeds to 160 cartons/min.
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Gold Cup, a div. of the Frain Group: Rotary cup filler

Operating at speeds to 50 containers/min, Gold Cup’s (Addison, IL) rotary cup filler offers fill heads for low-viscosity liquid, slurry or dry, free-flowing products.
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Cermex Inc: Shrink wrapper

In a typical application, the TA 800 shrink wrapper from Cermex (Norcross, GA) is using 2 lanes to stretch band six 330-mL bottles of shampoo at speeds to 216 bottles/min.

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