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Chromatic Technologies: Thermochromic tabs for can lids

Chill indicators for can lid tabs make for easy-to-spot cold beverages in ice chests and refrigerators.
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Machine Product Brief

Vaccon Co.: Air amplification pumps

CDF Air Amplifiers pick up pliable, folded bags and pouches to solve challenging pharmaceutical and medical packaging material applications.
Machine Product Brief

Eagle Packaging Machinery: Automatic case erector and bottom tape sealer

The new BOXXER T-30 automatic case erector and bottom tape sealer from Eagle Packaging Machinery is an affordable and compact erector capable of running both regular-slotted and half-slotted style boxes, erecting and taping up to 30 cases/min.
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German machine builder Somic Verpackungsmaschinen opens office in US

Somic, end-of-line packaging machine manufacturer for the food, confectionery, pharmaceutical, and pet food sectors, is expanding its presence in the North American market with the launch of a sister company in the United States: Somic America, Inc. has established an office in Bensenville, IL.
Machine Product Brief

Videojet: CO2 laser marking systems

Delivering high-quality simple and complex code across a range of marking speeds and suitable for a wide array of substrates, Videojet’s 3330 30 watt and the 3130 10 watt CO2 laser marking systems help boost productivity by improving line integration.
Machine Product Brief

Yamato: Semi-automatic weigher

Able to achieve combination speeds of up to 30 packs/min., Yamato’s TSDW Semi-Automatic Weigher helps increase production speed and decrease product loss by detecting the weight of products and selecting the best combination of items to achieve the targeted package weight.
Machine Product Brief

Digital Graphic Systems: Digital cutter for prototyping, short product runs

The DYSS V-PRO X5 digital cutter from Digital Graphic Systems (DGS) handles prototyping, sample-making, and short/medium run production needs of packaging and point-of-sale display companies.
Machine Product Brief

Optima: Packaging system for single-portion coffee/tea pods

Able to produce 1500 single-portion packs/min., the Optima CFL4-10/D is a modular packaging system that delivers both asymmetrical and symmetrical pods and capsules for a variety of tea and coffee products.
Machine Product Brief

Bosch Packaging Technology: Versatile case packer

Able to be combined with Bosch Packaging Technology’s other packaging machines, the CCM 3100 case packer for vertical and horizontal bags and flow-wrapped packages provides increased flexibility in secondary packaging, and allows shorter production runs and more frequent changes in product packaging styles.
Machine Product Brief

MG America: Tablet checkweigher

MG America’s MG2 SELEKTA high-speed checkweigher and sorting machine for the production of tablets can check up to 500,000 units/hr. and handles a wide variety of product shapes and sizes, and delivers 100% weight verification, according to the company.



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