Machinery

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UVA Packaging: Vf/f/s system

The Model 400i/cs vf/f/s system from UVA Packaging (Richmond, VA) is flexible enough to package food and nonfood products in a variety of bag styles.
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Diagraph, An ITW Company: Label printing supplies

Diagraph (St. Louis, MO) has released a catalog of label printing supplies. Labeling Line is a free, 20-page catalog that provides labels for printing applications, product identification, bar coding for standards compliance, inventory tracking, and accurate shipment addressing.
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LewisBins+: LewisBins+: Preform conveyor

TEC Engineering’s (Oxford, MA) Soft-Tec is designed to drop injection-molded PET preforms gently into a box to avoid nicks and scratches from regular loading.
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Mateer Burt (Pneumatic Scale): P-s labeler

Applying preprinted, p-s labels from a web at speeds to 400 containers/min, the Primemark 350 from Mateer Burt (Exton, PA) can handle front, back, and wraparound labels in any combination.
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Quadrel Labeling Systems: Rotary labeling system

Rotary labeling system from Quadrel (Mentor, OH) works in tandem with the Q62 pressure-sensitive label applicator. Can be configured with up to 4 labeling heads for wraparound, front/back, neck, and spot labeling applications.
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New England Machinery, Inc: Rotary chuck capper

The NERCC-TR rotary chuck capper from New England Machinery (Bradenton, FL) features torque readout and the ability to adjust torque without pausing production.
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Zambelli Packaging Machinery: Shrink-bundling multipacker

The LFT 150 high-speed multipack bundler from Zambelli Packaging (St. Petersburg, FL) features single-lane speeds to 150 cycles/min and triple-lane speeds to 450 cycles.
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IMA North America: Cartoner

Operating at speeds to 60 cartons/min, the BFB Vertima cartoner from IMA (Fairfield, CT) is a vertical, intermittent-motion cartoner for bottles and jars.
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Label Printers: Label Printers: Label printers

Zebra (Vernon Hills, IL) introduces its XiIII label printer, which can be configured remotely via the Internet. It sends e-mail or pager messages to designated employees as soon as problems, such as running out of labels, occur.
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Oden Corporation: Liquid filling system

Available as a semiautomatic bench-top unit or fully automatic system, the Servo/Fill® system from Oden (Buffalo, NY) dispenses 0.5 oz to 5 gal of watery, foamy, or viscous liquids into virtually any shape of container.
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Modular Packaging Systems, Inc: Tube filler/closer

The Puma 60 tube filler from Modular Packaging (Pine Brook, NJ) fills and closes metal, plastic, or laminated tubes. The automatic machine operates at speeds to 3길 tubes/hr.
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Tisma, an SWF Company: Flip-top cartoner

Three sizes of Tisma’s (Elk Grove Village, IL) continuous-motion flip-top cartoner offer speeds from 50 to 600 cartons/min. Optional infeeds include counter fillers, volumetric fillers, computerized scales, and augers.
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Climbing the ladder of f/f/s technology (sidebar)

More complex structures, too
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AIDCO International Inc: Palletizer/depalletizer

The fully or semi-automatic LiftStar from Aidco (Adrian, MI) is a machine that palletizes and depalletizes bulk metal, glass, or plastic containers as well as corrugated cartons and plastic trays or cases.
One of Calhoun's new vf/f/s lines automates packaging from roll stock to manual case packing. Some examples of Calhoun Bend Mill
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Climbing the ladder of f/f/s technology

Beginning a decade ago, Calhoun Bend Mill started with simple packaging equipment, went through a rebuild upgrade and now has two new vf/f/s machines for bags of its food mixes.

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