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Automated traverse system moves printer over product
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Automated traverse system moves printer over product

System from Leibinger works with company's JET2SE and JET 3 printers, and easily imprints single or multiple products in a row. This system works on tubes, PCB, steel and plastic products.
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Verification technology ensures readable barcodes
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Verification technology ensures readable barcodes

Microscan's latest identification and inspection solutions for product traceability and quality compliance allow packagers to incorporate barcode readers and smart cameras into their packaging lines and machinery to track and record critical data on products, labels, and secondary packaging. Microscan's technology ensures mislabeled cases, poorly printed text, and unreadable barcodes never make it to the customers' site.
Affordable, compact unit dispenses desiccant packets
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Affordable, compact unit dispenses desiccant packets

Azco's desiccant dispenser has a small footprint and combines affordability with handy features for the packaging, converting, food and medical industries.
Recyclable PP coffee cup keeps contents hot, surface cool
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Recyclable PP coffee cup keeps contents hot, surface cool

Under development for six years, Berry Plastics' new Versalite™ thermal management technology for hot or cold beverage cups allows for superior insulation, keeping hot beverages hot and cold ones cold, while keeping the surface temperature cool for consumers' hands. The reusable, durable, laminated PP cup allows for 10-color reverse flexo-printed graphics and full recyclablility.
Printed shrink film offers brand visibility
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Printed shrink film offers brand visibility

Exopack rollstock films are available as mono-layer, co-extruded or laminated structures. Company's printing and graphic capabilities are geared toward delivering maximum shelf appeal versus traditional paperboard carriers.
Full line of adhesives ranges from hot melts to UV curables
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Full line of adhesives ranges from hot melts to UV curables

RS Industrial distributes and manufactures industrial adhesives, coatings and tapes, in addition to their original Adhesive Squares™ brand adhesive dots, available in over 1,000 sizes.
New controller accepts 250 I/O modules
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New controller accepts 250 I/O modules

Wago has introduced a new PFC200 controller that can have up to 250 I/O modules connected to it. Comes with an Ethernet port and an SD card that stores up to 32 gigabytes.
Industrial-grade vision system for serialization
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Industrial-grade vision system for serialization

Cognex In-Sight vision system inspects, identifies, and guides parts. Offers integrated track-and-trace technology to help meet unit-levels erialization needs.
Tray-sealing system
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Tray-sealing system

New tray sealing system from Reiser runs up to 15 packages/min and is built with cost effectiveness and durability in mind. Suitable for a variety of meat, fish, or poultry products with or without modified atmospheres.
Non-destructive leak testing for bottles
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Non-destructive leak testing for bottles

The Sepha BottleScan from Service Industries tests up to 4 bottles at once for leaks. It has a tool-less design and allows for fast, easy-to-read test results.
Fully integrated turnkey serialization retrofit for existing packaging line
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Fully integrated turnkey serialization retrofit for existing packaging line

Acsis' Serialization in a Box solution allows for management of serialized and non-serialized product simultaneously through the bundle to the case and all the way out through packaging and distribution.
Sanitary auger filler for high hygiene standards
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Sanitary auger filler for high hygiene standards

The Spee-Dee Sanitary Auger meets hygiene standards of regulatory agencies that preside over sensitive powder packaging. Applications include infant formula, whey and dairy powders, and pharmaceutical powders. Filler interfaces with virtually any packaging system, including conveyor, hf/f/s, vf/f/s, and rotary equipment.
Half pallet meets multiple usage needs
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Half pallet meets multiple usage needs

CHEP introduces a 40x24-in. half pallet made of wood, with metal blocks allowing for 21-in.-wide pallet jack entry. Offers opportunities for retailers to replenish products on store shelves and build promotional "retail-ready" displays to help build sales.
Smart motor for conveyor applications features Near-Field Communications
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Smart motor for conveyor applications features Near-Field Communications

Servo motor efficiently delivers great starting torque and can be programmed from a smart phone via Near Field Communication. The constant speed of the Smart motor can be set steplessly between 500 and 2600 rpm.
Fully-automatic filling & closing system
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Fully-automatic filling & closing system

This highly flexible system from Groninger can process jars, bottles and cosmeceuticals all on the same machine. With an output of 3,600 units per hour, the MFCS 201R can handle container heights from 30-100 mm and diameters from 10-100 mm.
Multi-axis demo for pick-and-place, palletizing
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Multi-axis demo for pick-and-place, palletizing

B&R featured a live demo of a multi-axis ActuatorLine from Rollon. The unit demos a 5 actuator - 3 axis of motion infrared target practice game that is driven by B&R controls. Rollon X-Y-Z gantry is an out-of-the-box solution for pick and place, packaging, palletizing and depalletizing, delivering flexible, reliable, accurate linear motion controlled by B & R.
Palletize at speeds of 2 secs/bag
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Palletize at speeds of 2 secs/bag

New robotic system from Fanuc is capable of palletizing 30+ bags/min and is suitable for cases or bags. The unique benefit is that this palletizer breaks the two second barrier for bag-to-bag palletizing.
Blister design service for pharmaceutical packaging
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Blister design service for pharmaceutical packaging

BlisterPro® is Klockner Pentaplast's next-generation design service that allows package designers, technicians, and engineers to explore the effects of tool geometry, film types, and process conditions, as well as predict the protective barrier properties of the trial package without expensive and time-consuming line trials.

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