StaticBan conductive coatings from Michelman (Cincinnati, OH) form a protective shield around sensitive electronics. Heat-resistant and rub-resistant, StaticBan eliminates the need for a separate protective overprint.
Zebra Technologies (Vernon Hills, IL) has released its BAR-ONE® Platinum version 4.0, a bar-code label design and integration software. The Windows-based operating system allows users to design and print custom labels for business and industrial applications.
A-B-C Packaging Machine (Tarpon Springs, FL) has introduced the 800 Series of case packers for both round tubes and rectangular products. Its low-level, multi-stack large-capacity magazine requires less refilling.
A new book, SoftLogic: Overcoming Funnel Vision, by Dennis E. Wisnosky, senior VP of Intellution (Norwood, MA), describes the promise of control software running on standard PCs, which it terms SoftLogic.