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Packaging World      Packaging Insights Editor, Sterling Anthony
SPONSOR: Schneider Packaging Equipment February 15, 2012 | Edited by Sterling Anthony

Automatic pallet dispenser/stacker video >>

The automatic pallet dispenser/stacker offers a robust 24/7 solution for dispensing pallets. Designed for plastic or wood pallets, this unit presents or accepts up to 15 pallets (1500 lbs.) at a rate of 2 pallets per minute, including slightly damaged pallets. Standard sizes include 40" x 48" 4-way or 2-way pallets.

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Schneider Packaging is number one in packaging in North America for FANUC Robotics >>

With flexibility at the top of your list, you need a supplier with extensive robotic experience. Our solutions include cartoning, case packing, robotic palletizing and complete end-of-line systems. With rapid ROI, compact footprints, fast changeover and safe, efficient designs, our machines are ready for the future.

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Automatic pallet dispenser/stacker solutions >>

If your needs are to dispense or stack 40" x 48" 4-way GMA, CHEP or 2-way pallets, Schneider's Automatic Pallet Dispenser/Stacker solutions will reduce the floor space requirements and increase the flexibility of your end-of-line system. Pallets can be discharged/accepted to the rear, right or left of the unit.

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Robotic palletizing solutions video >>

Whether you are palletizing cases or bags of pet food, ice, chemicals, dry ingredients, salt, sand or more and you need pallets ready to ship, Schneider Packaging Equipment offers a wide variety of robotic palletizing solutions to handle a variety of products.

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Multi-line palletizer >>

If your needs are to combine multiple infeed lines into one pallet discharge, or to coordinate multiple infeed lines and multiple discharge lanes in a single location, Schneider robotic palletizing solutions will reduce the floor space requirements and increase the flexibility of your end-of-line system.

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The polar bear debate

Like many others, I was confused when Coca-Cola launched its flagship Coke product in a primarily white and silver polar bear can. To me, the beverage I call "Coke" comes in a can that is red....

Broken products prompt voluntary Novartis recall

Novartis Consumer Health Inc. issues nationwide recall of certain OTC products due to potential presence of foreign tablets or chipped or broken tablets or gelcaps...

Package design helps Help Remedies launch into national distribution

Packaging helps convey this pharmaceutical firm's call to use fewer meds and simplify over-the-counter drug products....

New folding machine produces for Gooding

Machinery investment allows insert/outsert manufacturer to produce up to 210 panels, helping pharmaceutical customers comply with FDA rule changes....

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Experience the newest packaging technologies and equipment, meet suppliers, and compare solutions at WestPack at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA on February 14-16.

Contract Packaging Assoc. Annual Meeting
Join Contract Packaging Asssociation members at their annual gathering, held this year at Gran Melia Hotel & Resort, Rio Grande, Puerto, Rico on February 23-26.

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Ipack-Ima provides technology solutions for processing, packaging, internal handling, logistics, warehousing and POS; the 2012 exhibition will be held at Fiera Milano, Milan, Italy on February 28-March 1.

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