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Off The Shelf: BOBLE CANDY BAR
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Off The Shelf: BOBLE CANDY BAR

3-D effect that defies belief: On a Mondelez candy bar wrapper, micro printing carried on a pressure-sensitive label creates an optical illusion that has to be seen to be believed.
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Douglas TriVex® Top Loader erects, loads and seals while sustaining small footprint
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Douglas TriVex® Top Loader erects, loads and seals while sustaining small footprint

TriVex is available with application specific loader, end effector, and infeed solutions for an array of products such as flexible bags and pouches, semi-rigid and/or rigid trays, tubs, cups, cartons and over wrapped products. TriVex is also available as a stand-alone top loader.
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WestPack 2014: Sterile breather bag
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WestPack 2014: Sterile breather bag

New fast-breathing header bag simplifies sterilization. Incorporates features and suggestions from end-user community. Includes easy-opening, strength, peel, and sustainability benefits. Made of a multilayer nylon structure, it features a fused top seal and white seal evidence to verify seal integrity. Offers aseptic presentation for surgery kits used in the operating room.
WestPack 2014: Automatic f/f/s machine
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WestPack 2014: Automatic f/f/s machine

GEA Tiromat’s mid-sized form/fill/seal machine is shown running flexible pouch material for medical device packaging, with inline ink-jet printing. Also described is the Greydon DigiMax digital printer designed to run on f/f/s equipment such as this GEA unit. Prints on paper and Tyvek®, using a 1-L container of ink for the entire web of material.
WestPack 2014: Fabricator/converter for medical market
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WestPack 2014: Fabricator/converter for medical market

Company fabricates and converts materials for the medical market, including disposables. Focus on medical packaging, as well as the design and development of new product to specify correct materials and parts. Specialize in body-worn devices for stick-to-skin applications. Company also does lamination, die-cutting, and laser-etching for microfluidic applications, specialty packaging, and cleanroom converting.
WestPack 2014: Capping Machine
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WestPack 2014: Capping Machine

Magna Capper is an automatic inline capping machine that applies and torques closures onto containers at speeds to 60 cpm. Track feeds cap to machine. Floats cap onto bottle, allowing for fewer crossthreads. Uses servo technology for repeatable, consistent running. Incorporates a user-friendly Allen Bradley touchscreen.
WestPack 2014: Sterile barrier validation test
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WestPack 2014: Sterile barrier validation test

Wendy Mach, Packaging Section Leader at Nelson Labs, describes the subject of her MD&M West 2014 presentation, “Sterile Barrier Validation Tests,” including what you need to know to create validations and be successful at them.
WestPack 2014: Touchscreen system
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WestPack 2014: Touchscreen system

Makes it easier for customers with validation needs. Demonstrates how machine seals pouch, then date-code, all in one step. Prevents operator from selecting incorrect setting, maintaining validation repeatability.
WestPack 2014: Automation products
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WestPack 2014: Automation products

Drive- and control-based products, including Sercos bus system designed for safety; open core engineering tool that connects IT and PLC systems. Offer API programming interfaces, so software designers can develop solutions for machine control. Also, a demonstration of Android app that simulates motion that helps machines connect with one another on the floor to a higher-level control system.
LANDING SOON...
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LANDING SOON...

Watch the video for a sneak peek to see what's coming soon from SATO!
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WestPack 2014: Squeezy Straw - Barton Innovation Group
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WestPack 2014: Squeezy Straw - Barton Innovation Group

Single-serve patented dispensing technology aims to produce a low-cost, easy-to-use package for flowable liquid products such as water, energy beverages, etc. Patent is available for license. No restrictions on size, shape, amount of product or product itself.
WestPack 2014: Sterilizable medical device packaging
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WestPack 2014: Sterilizable medical device packaging

Kwikbreathe™ header bags, center strip bags, linear and snap-tear bags, Chevron pouches, formable films and top webs, as well as a variety of medical pouches, including the Kwikbreathe™ pouch that’s breathable and maintains peel and barrier advantages at reduced cost.
WestPack 2014: Mounts, valves, and manifold products
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WestPack 2014: Mounts, valves, and manifold products

Stepper-control needle mounts for greater capabilities; electronic valves used in concentrators and respirators; manually actuated valves, push-button valves for greater application uses. Can supply valves and fittings, as well as a manifold as a fully-tested, plug-and-play unit.
Clamshell innovation supplies speed-to-retail value
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Clamshell innovation supplies speed-to-retail value

New technology gives Virtuweld an edge in security clamshells
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Better cap drying while using less energy
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Better cap drying while using less energy

With the widespread use of vision systems, and the need for higher quality date coding, drying of the cap, throat and neck of the bottle is critical to product quality. The CapDryer by Paxton Products targets this area, and has reduced vision system rejects by more than 10 fold, while improving energy efficiency by eliminating the need for compressed air blow off.
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Rotary Collage
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Rotary Collage

Reliable Tipping, Onserting & Backcarding Solutions with GPI's Servo Rotary Placer
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Diagraph Demonstrates Popular All-Electric Tamp System with SATO Thermal Print Engine
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Diagraph Demonstrates Popular All-Electric Tamp System with SATO Thermal Print Engine

Diagraph’s PA/6000 is one of its most popular automatic label applicator systems. The integrated SATO S8408 print engine helps ensure reliability and high-uptime. Labels can be applied, without compressed air, by swing arm technology to front, top, side or a combination thereof to get your mark on your product.
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Landing Soon…From SATO
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Landing Soon…From SATO

Here’s a video sneak peek at what’s coming soon from SATO America!
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