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Sponsor: SACMI July 1, 2011 | Edited by Anne Marie Mohan

SACMI Turn-Key Solutions >>

SACMI is ready to identify the best solution from the design and the production of caps and preforms, to the filling and packaging of the final product. SACMI is able to supply tailored machines dressed on the Customers' specific needs. SACMI offers full assistance to its Customers.


CCM80 Compression Moulding machine for plastic caps & closures >>

SACMI proposes CCM80S a compression machine capable of producing 2000 caps/minute with a cycle time of 2.4 seconds. CCM80S provides all the advantages of compression technology: product quality, low energy consumption and operation costs...


Roll Fed Sleeve Technology: the answer to all of your labelling flexibility needs >>

R.F.S.T. labelling machine that can accept full body/partial sleeve, rollfed, pressure sensitive, cut & stack labelling modules. The SACMI Labelling Opera R.F.S.T. offers flexibility, efficiency, cost savings and environmental friendliness.


SBF is a machine that blow moulds PET bottles with fascinating technical innovations >>

Sacmi SBF range of rotary stretch blow moulding machines represents high-end equipment able to pro-duce more than 80,000 bottles per hour in the standard half-litre format.


Complete pallettizing plant suitable for bottles >>

Complete solutions with Anthropomorphous Robots and Single Column with Rotating Base, suitable with in-line or 90° layer formation systems with single or double infeed conveyors. Packs orientation system by contrast or positive with robotized manipulators 3 axis driven by servomotors.



Don't let materials and production drag down good design

There is a strong correlation between how packaging structure and graphic innovation can lead to perceived product concept innovation. Conversely, as this second-quarter survey shows, materials and production are capable of dragging down the perception of a product, even with respectable graphic and structural attributes.

Counterfeit pharmaceuticals: threats and prescribed actions

Consumers, brand owners, and packaging can help battle factors driving pharmaceutical fraud, says report....

PLA yogurt pack for Activia debuts in Germany

Moving from polystyrene to polylactic acid, Danone will improve the packaging carbon footprint for its Activia brand by 25% and will use 43% less fossil resources....

CTE—a key advance in food traceability

Introduced in an FDA-commissioned report titled, "Product Tracing in Food Systems," from the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT), the concept of "Critical Tracking Events" as a solution to the problem of food traceability has been gaining broad acceptance of late....

That's a wrap! New machine speeds caramel packaging

A semi-automatic wrapping machine for ½-oz caramels is playing a key role in helping Kelly's Karamels of Troy, MI, expand its range of distribution....

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Dosing pediatric meds by child's weight
Jim Butschli demonstrates how a clever packaging innovation from AccuDial Pharmaceutical permits dosing of pediatric medicine based on weight rather than age.
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