In previous columns we’ve discussed how Big Data, by tightly connecting sales, customers, and production as never before, is poised to radically change the landscape not only of manufacturing but of how we package products, as well.
Multi-Conveyor offers an economical 4 to 1 solution which saves users both floor space and money; the system incorporates four lanes of pneumatically actuated clamping devices and blade stops that are used to control the traffic of four rows of product and merge them seamlessly down to one lane for delivery to a palletizing system.
Shurtape Technologies, LLC has expanded its ShurSEAL offering with a quick change system that combines HP Series packaging tape with the PrimeLoc tape applicator, engineered to tackle slow tape roll changeovers, particularly in high-throughput operations.
A-B-C offers the all-stainless Model 436 case sealer for dairies and juice plants with wash-down requirements, and other manufacturing plants with acidic or caustic environments that demand stainless equipment to withstand these harsh conditions.
The Opti-Flow from Triple/S Dynamics uses a state-of-the-art vision system and software that scans the surface profile of the material as it is conveyed, to collect real-time data on the material cross sectional area and velocity to calculate the volumetric flow rate.
The new BL A421, a complete and flexible machine for serialization, has some new features that allow it to extend the range of carton sizes that can be processed without affecting the top printing quality of 2D codes.
SATO has launched the CL6NX, a 6-in. industrial thermal printer designed for intuitive operation, easy integration and industrial strength durability, and designed for manufacturing, warehousing, supply chain logistics, healthcare, and retail.