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.
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.
Information sheets from Chase-Logeman (Greensboro, NC) detail the FCC line of automatic liquid filling and screw capping. The FCC line can fill and apply the screw cap in successive operations while the normally unstable container is controlled in the starwheel.