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Packaging World      Packaging Insights Editor, Sterling Anthony
SPONSOR: Bosch Packaging Technology March 2, 2011 | Edited by Sterling Anthony

Video: New Doboy B-550 Band Sealer >>

The B-550 heat bar length has been increased to seal a wider range of bag materials at higher speeds. It is our first mid-range sealer to feature the same drive system as our larger band sealers. This reliable motor features variable frequency speed control with a speed range of 100 to 1000 inches per minute.

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Video: User friendly Paloma-D2 delta robot - Ideal for carton loading >>

Easy to use software with 3D graphics, 5 minute tool-free changeovers , quick wash down cleaning, and Bosch's unaparalled integration expertise, combines to give you the ultimate robotic packaging solution.

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Video: Smart Automation using Bosch's Module++ concept >>

From automating a single machine, to a complete line with primary and secondary packaging, our expertise in integrating standard machines into automated lines delivers economic solutions quickly and with the flexibility you need in today's market.

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Video: SVI 2620 vertical form-fill-seal bagger >>

Unmatched bag style flexibility! The SVI 2620 can produce pillow, gusseted, block bottom, corner seal, and doy style bags with fast, easy changeovers.

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Video: Horizontal Flow Wrapper for Difficult to Handle Products >>

The Pack 301 flow wrapper is specially designed to wrap multi-packs, unstable product stacks, products on edge, and irregular shaped products.

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Misconceptions about landfills deserve burial

Landfills, though much maligned, are an indispensible part of the sustainability mosaic.

Printing gives distinction to new Sam's Club tequila

Eye-catching graphics that convey traditional Mexico, printed with a special UV technique, give the Calle Azul brand visibility in the spirits aisle....

Food safety law is here, and so are some of its effects

Now what? Yes, the new food safety law did get passed, yes it did get signed into law....

LCA in transport packaging

Today the pressure is on to utilize materials that are as environmentally friendly as possible. One of the key methods used by packaging providers to "prove" the superiority of their solutions is to conduct a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)....

Where have all the leaders gone?

Editor's note: Mike Richmond was inducted into the Packaging Hall of Fame during this past Pack Expo International....


Packaging in the baking aisle

Jim Butschli reports on novel approaches to packaging that he's been noticing in the supermarket baking aisle.

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Sustainable Packaging Symposium
Hyatt Regency Chicago, IL. Sustainable Packaging Symposium, produced by Greener Package and the Institute for Sustainability, will examine the pivotal role of packaging in implementing sustainability across businesses' supply chains, from March 16-18.

Packaging Automation Forum
Westin O'Hare, Rosemont, IL. Packaging Automation Forum, produced by Packaging World and Automation World, features peer-to-peer education about how to increase productivity, flexibility and performance using state-of-the-art packaging controls and information technology, April 26.

Healthcare Packaging Conference & Workshops
Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, Princeton, NJ. Healthcare Packaging Conference & Workshops, produced by Healthcare Packaging magazine, will feature operational and package design strategies for pharmaceutical and medical device packagers, May 26.

Healthcare Packaging Conference


Transforming Pharmaceutical Production with Continuous Manufacturing

Learn how to bring pharmaceuticals to market faster ... experience more energy-efficient production, cost savings and enhanced quality control. Hear James Evans of The Novartis-MIT Center for Continuous Manufacturing discuss a process that offers huge benefits for today's manufacturers, at the Healthcare Packaging Conference & Workshops on May 26 in Princeton, NJ.

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