A six-page, four-color brochure from QuickLabel Systems (West Warwick, RI) describes the company's new digital color label printers. Close-up photos of labels produced on the QLS Series of printers are included.
Zebra Technologies (Vernon Hills, IL) has introduced the T300, a desktop-sized thermal-transfer printer designed for low-volume applications. It can print text, bar codes and graphics onto labels at rates of 2"/sec for a 1" print width, and up to 1.5"/sec for a 1/2" print width, with a resolution of 203 dpi.
Fogg Fillers' (Holland, MI) Quick-Change Valve is designed to solve labor-intensive removal and cleaning of valves in gravity liquid fillers. The patent-pending system uses external clips that easily disconnect from outside of the bowl, eliminating the need to reach inside the filler bowl and re-sanitize it.
A single-piece, blow-molded HDPE container is available from Southcorp Packaging (Atlanta, GA). The 10-L "tight-head" container has a recessed molded-in pinch handle and bottom sump for pump dispensing and is designed for use without an overpack.