Live from Pack Expo
Packaging World October 29, 2012
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CLARiSUITE™ is a fully integrated code assurance solution that links on-product coding to a centralized message database, taking message creation and management off the production floor. The result is consistent, accurate messages on products and packaging.
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9 New Machines showcased by Delkor at Pack Expo
Delkor introduces a record number of packaging equipment this October at Pack Expo 2012. Click on the thumbnail to read our Pack Expo 2012 Preview newsletter.
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Pat Reynolds Chief editor Pat Reynolds' audio take on Pack Expo 2012 Day Two
Conformable labels on curved shampoo bottles; shrink sleeve label material that separates easily from PET flake; regenerative energy ideas on servo motors; new robotic software that simplifies setup; much higher barrier in pharma materials; and a specially designed vacumm pickup cup that could make robotic handling more popular in snack bag packaging--all this and more on day two at Pack Expo.
Laetus New hybrid printer for tablet blister packs adds serialization-capable digital printing capability
New hybrid printer for blister machines features 2 modules, one that utilizes a print mat, and one that is digital. This system allows for multi-color, large coverage, and a low operating cost. Allows for serialization of data, including bar, matrix, and alphanumeric codes.
Festo Bionic handling system with adaptive fingers
Festo demonstrates the company's bionic handling system technology, which consists of three basic elements for spatial movement: hand axis and a gripper with adaptive fingers.
Kirk-Rudy Faster, smarter bar-coding with UV
Find out why a new carton feeder for bar code printing and verification uses water-resistant, UV curable ink for higher frequency jetting for faster, higher quality printing and more.
International Paper Stronger, smarter produce tray & erector
International Paper displays open-top produce trays with a partial lid that includes special features for greater strength and ergonomics; and also shows us a compact tray erector to automate tray use.
Videojet CIJ printers provide 12,000-hr uptime
Videojet's 1550 and 1560 continuous ink-jet printers, based on the company's 1000 series, offer 12,000 hours of continuous uptime before scheduled preventative maintenance. Features include good print quality, a simple user interface, and code assurance technology.
Rollprint Color-changing sealant technology for flexible applications requiring security
Chevron pouches and lidding materials for trays are expected to be the first commercialized applications of Rollprint Packaging Products' Chameleon™ color-changing sealant technology for heat-seal applications, shown in this video by Rollprint's Dwane Hahn.
Nomaco Reinforced packaging protects products with sharp edges during shipment
Nomaco's Nomapack EPX edge-protection system incorporates a reinforced plastic channel to prevent sharp edges from breaking through packaging.
PakTech iPad app helps you get a handle
PakTech demonstrates a new iPad app that helps packagers identify the correct handle to use on a variety of packaging applications, from single-serve to multi-packs.
In case you missed it
Hear our chief editor's audio report on Pack Expo 2012 Day One
X-ray accommodates lightweight, open-container products
Augmented reality engages consumers
High-speed in-line capper for large containers reaches 120/min
Rainbow packing made easy by dual robots
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