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STANDING UP AND OUT. The stand-up, modified atmosphere-packed pouches feature transparent front windows to clearly reveal the pa
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Complete fresh pet food meals in MAP SUPs

Freshpet pioneers refrigerated pet food segment and embraces the challenge of imaginative packaging options.
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Metal detectable, flexible plastic
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Heat and Control: Metal detectable, flexible plastic

KleenFlex is a thin flexible plastic that is metal detectable and FDA/USDA approved for contact with food, and can be used for product flow control skirts on weighers and conveyors, flexible partitions and shielding, and as an impact-dampening liner to protect delicate foods.
Semi-automatic case erector/pack station, sealer
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Semi-automatic case erector/pack station, sealer

The Bel 5150 from Wexxar/BEL, a Pro Mach company, is a semi-automatic case erector, pack station, and sealer all in one unit that features Dekka tape heads.
Banding machine
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Banding machine

The ATS Automatic banding machine from Wexler has a double infeed system for higher throughput, and because it uses a narrow band rather than shrink wrap, it scores serious sustainability points.
Quad-seal bag maker
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Quad-seal bag maker

Viking Masek Model MS 300 can be configured as continuous or intermittent motion. Makes quad seal bags on the fly and can adjust rapidly for different bag sizes.
Quick-change tray former
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Quick-change tray former

Tray former from Nuspark operates at speeds to 60 cartons/min, is made of stainless steel, and offers lots of flexibility in terms of carton size and changeover.
Bottle unscramble
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Bottle unscramble

Compact bottle unscrambler from New England Machinery, designed for the pharmaceutical industry, tightly integrates both hopper elevator and unscrambler to deliver high performance in a small footprint.
Ultrasonic sealing for vf/f/s
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Ultrasonic sealing for vf/f/s

MS Plastic Welders makes ultrasonic sealing systems for packages made on vertical form/fill/seal systems. Benefits include material savings, speed, and seal security.
High-def printer for pharma and more
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High-def printer for pharma and more

Bell-Mark high-definition ink-jet printer does up to 600 dpi at up to 100 meters/minute. Originally designed for unique drug identification requirements in pharma, it can be integrated on a number of packaging machines where coding is required.
Voice-activated commands for machines
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Voice-activated commands for machines

At PACK EXPO East, Beckhoff demonstrated how Google Glasses connected directly to a cloud server make it possible to adjust machine speeds with voice-activated commands.
Case erector has auto size change
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Case erector has auto size change

Case erector and bottom taper from AFA Nordale uses sensors and sophisticated servo drives to switch automatically from one corrugated case size to another.
Case erecting to case sealing
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Case erecting to case sealing

Case packing system introduced by Eagle Packaging Machinery for standup pouches goes from product to pallet. First is case erecting, then lane diverting, then case loading and sealing.
Retrofit Packages for Existing Machines
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New England Machinery: Retrofit packages for existing machines

New England Machinery announces the availability of ‘Retrofit Packages’ for their existing machines currently in production, which will allow older model machines to take advantage of some of the new technology designs that improve the performance and/or shorten changeover time.
Sealpac: Vacuum packaging system for larger products
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Sealpac: Vacuum packaging system for larger products

Secure and appealing vacuum packaging with a significantly longer shelf life and improved presentation options are just some of the benefits of Sealpac’s innovative TraySkin system, in which the product on the tray is hermetically sealed by a transparent barrier skin film; now, even large products can be securely packaged by the TraySkin xplus application.
 90-E TSCB Shrinksealer
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PDC International: Shrinksleever

PDC International Corp. introduced the 90-E TSCB Shrinksealer that performs at high speeds and with exceptional efficiency and productivity on small, difficult to handle bottles.
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