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RIVA automated compounding technology from Intelligent Hospital Systems compounds syringes and IV bags in an ISO Class 5 environment that enhances the safety of compounded medications while reducing cost and waste.
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How RIVA works at Greenville Hospital Systems

A detailed look at how self-contained RIVA equipment automatically compounds IV syringes or bags for improved patient safety, productivity and efficiency at Greenville Hospital Systems in SC.
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Alfa Laval: Bag-in-box fillers with servomotors

In the compact Astepo High Speed Low Acid bag-in-box filler (HS-LA), filling cycles are shortened by the use of electric servomotors controlling the aseptic filling head and bag feeder.
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Material Transfer: Filling system

High output filling system with Easy-Load™ rotary bag hanger system brings all bag strap connection points directly in front of the operator for quick and easy access.
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CONSISTENT LOOK. The new packaging equipment produces a hermetically sealed package that resembles the traditional packet seal well known among Traviata consumers
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New flow-wrap system doubles cracker-packing speeds

A new horizontal flow-wrap system for growing Argentinian cracker producer Bagley gently handles product while increasing packaging speeds from 80 to 212 packs/min.
Successful suction.  The programmable dense-cup-population tooling uses a total of 128 vacuum cups to pick freshly baked buns and other products from primary packaging lines to bread trays
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Vacuum tooling reduces changeover time

The system was so successful at boosting speed on an end-of-line packaging solution for bread products that the OEM applied for and received a patent.
NO SUBSTITUTE. FCB co-owner Tom Peters says, “When your business begins to grow, there is no substitute for well-engineered automation.”
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Craft beer maker implements automated bottle packing

Fort Collins Brewery saves time, labor, and worker tedium, while increasing production capacity to better serve growing markets.
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Your line is watching you

You’re co-packing drink mix stick-packs in sixteen different flavors.
Two parallel-driven belt conveyors driven with different speeds during the turning process bring the bags gently into the required position.
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Palletizer provides optimized stack configuration for dry mortar

German mortar supplier Schwenk Putztechnik relies on a new twin-belt turning device for gentle palletizing of bags, resulting in more efficient production and greater changeover flexibility.
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Mettler Toledo: Portable compact scale

Mettler Toledo introduces the ICS226 Compact Scale—a scale that takes checkweighing to a new level and relates to a wide variety of industries seeking a portable, easy to handle, and economically priced scale.
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Motion Controls: Robotic case packer

The Ergobot from Motion Controls Robotics, in partnership with Combi Packaging, is an automated version of Combi’s Ergopack ergonomic hand packing station, integrating robotic pick and place technology with ergonomic hand packing equipment.
Flow wrapped biscuits at 70 packs/min.
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Flow wrapper handles biscuits at 70 packs/min

Leading UK biscuit maker Fox’s Biscuits has recently purchased a new flow wrapper.
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Modular Conveyor Express: Mat-style conveyors

Mat-style conveyors are designed for package and product handling versatility.
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Mettler-Toledo: Compact counting scale

Mettler-Toledo’s ICS241 weighing scale for industrial environments provides versatile counting and simple weighing in a compact design.
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FT System: Inspection system detects oxygen/carbon dioxide

FT System releases a nondestructive, non-contact inspection system for detecting oxygen and carbon dioxide in glass and plastic containers.
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Sealed Air: On-site protective foam packaging production

The latest addition to the Instapak® foam protective packaging portfolio, the Instapak® Simple™ system simplifies the production of Instapak® foam cushions for lower volume operations while reducing investment costs and conserving energy.
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