Triangle Package Machinery (Chicago, IL) introduces its bag-in-box cartoner, ProLine FC. Machine employs a new method for inserting bags into cartons in single-, twin-, and triple-pack patterns.
New technique is said to eliminate jams caused by bags that bunch up or burst during pushed insertions. Bags are propelled not pushed into cartons eliminating product tray pusher arm and confiner assemblies. ProLine FC has a footprint of 5’x10’ which is less than half that of a conventional machine.