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Packaging World      Packaging Insights Editor, Sterling Anthony
SPONSOR: Cognex September 29, 2011 | Edited by Sterling Anthony

High speed ID reading application videos >>

Watch the powerful decoding capabilities of the DataMan® 500 image-based barcode reader. Cognex VSoC™ technology allows the DataMan 500 to quickly read multiple codes with no duplicate reads. Watch as it easily decodes eight codes on a package of eight boxes.

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White Paper: 10 reasons to choose image-based readers >>

This guide will show you how today's image-based ID readers have overcome the technical and economic hurdles to offer a more attractive alternative to industrial laser scanners as well as help you choose the right image-based ID reader for your application.

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Data Matrix and QR Code Reading >>

As a node on the Ethernet factory network, the DataMan 8000 Series allows you to remove the PC and to communicate directly with the PLC by supporting industrial protocols—a first for a handheld ID reader! Watch this webinar to learn more.

Cognex

DataMan fixed-mount ID readers >>

DataMan® image-based ID readers combine unmatched code performance, ease-of-use, lighting, camera, processor, and communications into a small, industrial-rated housing. Models are available to match your application for 1D barcode reading, high speed applications or for challenging 2D direct part marks.

Cognex

DataMan handheld ID readers >>

The rugged DataMan® 8000 Series of readers offers the industry's most advanced technology for reading 1D and 2D codes regardless of size, quality, printing method or surface, and is the only handheld ID reader that offers Industrial Ethernet communication and liquid lens technology.

Cognex

Pharmaceutical packaging demand predicted to reach $62 billion by 2015

Western Europe, the U.S., and Japan will account for more than 70% of pharmaceutical packaging demand that will drive a 5.5% annual expansion to $62 billion in 2015....

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Hardscape stretchwrapping optimized

New equipment helps Pavestone maximize product integrity, increase productivity, and minimize costs associated with stretch wrapping loads of paving materials used by landscapers....

'Big Book' provides package design inspiration

More than 500 full-color package designs are showcased in this new book, including a full selection of eco-friendly packages....


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