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Newly improved checkweigher
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Newly improved checkweigher

The design of the newest Global VersaWeigh check weigher from Thermo Scientific pays special attention to the sanitary design of the checkweigher supports. Also improved is the motor mount capacity, and the slider bed provides better product transfer.
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Robotic chub packer
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Robotic chub packer

JLS was featuring its Osprey chub loader, a subset of the Osprey family of case packers. Designed specifically to handle chubs weighing from just a few ounces to 10 lb, the system features an ABB delta-style robot. Quick-change tooling system and dynamic case management technology are part of the package, too.
F/f/s partnership for machines and materials
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F/f/s partnership for machines and materials

The Orics form/fill/seal system thermoforms APET material and is good for food, medical devices, hardware, electronics, or anything needing either a permanent or reclosable flexible film lidding. A partnership among Orics, lidstock provider Berry Plastics, and forming web supplier Klockner Pentaplast brings global advantages.
Positive product and material handling while packing 310 products/min
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Positive product and material handling while packing 310 products/min

This video tour from secondary packaging OEM Aagard gives you an up-close tour of the Acclaim high speed case packer that positively stacks both cartons and thermal formed trays at rates up to 310 products or 30 cases/minute.
Learn how a new continuous inkjet design allows up to 18 months before servicing
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Learn how a new continuous inkjet design allows up to 18 months before servicing

Design improvements in continuous inkjet printing allow for easy self-servicing and more time between maintenance visits.
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FIFO spiral accumulating conveyor
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FIFO spiral accumulating conveyor

The Ambaflex AccuVeyor AVh is a dynamic spiral accumulator for primary packaged goods that features a small footprint, dynamic accumulation, FIFO, increased efficiency, and significant cost savings.
Moderately priced shrink sleeve labeler
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Moderately priced shrink sleeve labeler

The R-100 shrink sleeve labeler from PDC International is a small-footprint machine that is moderately priced relative to others on the market. Mandrel-style machine is suitable for beverages and a number of other product categories.
Multi-frequency metal detection
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Multi-frequency metal detection

From Fortress Technology comes a metal detector that, because it operates at multiple frequencies, is a great alternative to X-ray systems for metal detection.
Vf/f/s machine has ultrasonic cross seal and vertical
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Vf/f/s machine has ultrasonic cross seal and vertical

The Vf/f/s machine shown at the Emerson booth has Branson Ultrasonic sealing on both the cross seal and vertical sealing. Benefits of ultrasonics include the ability to seal through contaminants. There's also a material savings on each package made and energy savings as well.
Vertical belt technology
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Vertical belt technology

Aqua Pruf vertical belt technology from Dorner features a proprietary belt with hexagonally shaped elements that help gently release product once it's been elevated to the top. Each of these hexagonally shaped pieces can be individually replaced. System is a suitable alternative to bucket elevators.
Flow wrap automated mailer system
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Flow wrap automated mailer system

From Sealed Air came a flow wrap system designed specifically for the e-commerce and mail order applications that are becoming so increasingly popular. Horizontal in-line bagging system runs at high speeds.
Automated system for mail-order prescriptions
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Automated system for mail-order prescriptions

The Script Pack Sprint from Automated Packaging Systems and RX Automation Solutions takes vials of prescription medicine from infeed all the way through to digital printing of paperwork on a Xerox system, insertion of paperwork into a bag, Videojet printing of a label for the bag, Cognex scanning from beginning to end, and application of label onto bag.
Digital printing in CMYK
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Digital printing in CMYK

Digital piezo drop-on-demand printer offers monochrome or full color CMYK printing. Especially suitable for variable-printing requirements, the printer features UV-cured inks and prints on a wide variety of substrates.
Peelable barrier film from Rollprint is alternative to Barex
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Peelable barrier film from Rollprint is alternative to Barex

Flex-pack supplier Rollprint shows off Exponent2 , a high-barrier, peelable film that can function as an alternative to Barex in chemically sensitive applications, for example in transdermal patches.
New shrink packer handles a range of pack styles
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New shrink packer handles a range of pack styles

The newest edition to Standard-Knapp's Tritium line, the 298 Tritium tray shrink packer with Robo-Wand wrapping module supports tray, pad, or unsupported pack styles in a single machine.
First U.S. split hopper for auger fillers constructed of urethane
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First U.S. split hopper for auger fillers constructed of urethane

Timm Johnson of Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery outlines the benefits of the company's new urethane split hopper, which gives operators easy access for easy cleaning and tool changeover.
Markem-Imaje Mark and Read solution
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Markem-Imaje Mark and Read solution

Markem-Imaje’s CoLOS software and bundled Mark & Read solution ensures a consistently clear, correct and compliant code.

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