Manufactured to accommodate new contoured designs of PET bottles, Model 871M-2 Toplift Multipack Application System from ITW Hi-Cone (Itasca, IL) can apply multipack carriers to PET bottles in 4-, 6-, and 8-pack configurations.
It can handle straightwall or stylized bottles in 1/2-L 16- 20- and 24-oz sizes with standard or sport cap closures at speeds to 1 bottles/min. The system uses the Hi-Cone Toplift Multipack Carrier a LDPE-based carrier that features easy-to-carry handles on top of the multipacks. A side-lift carrier is also available. Carriers are available in white or natural and can be printed with UPCs product logos or other information.