Robert Bosch Corp., Packaging Machinery Div. (S. Plainfield, NJ), will expand its Bridgman, MI, domestic manufacturing facility and consolidate its North American sales and service operations from South Plainfield, NJ, to Bridgman.
The Ultra-Fil is a new net weigh filler from Horix (McKees Rocks, PA). Fully electronic, it integrates into most packaging line controls, employing a centralized operator panel for easy access to machine controls.
The Legacy® small center cartoner from R.A. Jones (Covington, KY) employs the Acc-U-Just(TM) system for quick changeovers in 20 minutes. An operator simply dials new settings into a digital handwheel/counter and adjusts the bucket length and carton transport.