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Case erector has unique method of heating adhesive
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Case erector has unique method of heating adhesive

The Model 450 case erector does cases at 55/min. Liquamelt system, developed in cooperation with H.B. Fuller and Graco, uses a soy-based adhesive and requires considerably less heat and energy than comparable systems because the adhesive is only heated just before it's sprayed from the nozzle.
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Tabletop conveyorized band sealer
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Tabletop conveyorized band sealer

All Packaging Machinery's TCBS-3/8 tabletop conveyorized band sealing system is designed especially for stand-up pouches with variable speeds up to 35 feet per minute.
Package Design Video Shorts: For brand impact, 'less is more'
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Package Design Video Shorts: For brand impact, 'less is more'

Ronald deVlam, CEO and global managing partner for brand strategy and design firm Webb deVlam, examines how the concept of “less is more,” coined by architect Mies van der Rohe, can be effectively expressed in brand packaging.
Track-and-trace supplier expands offerings
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Track-and-trace supplier expands offerings

Nutec Systems discusses the future needs of track-and-trace and offerings such as vision, printing, and product-handling systems.
Sturdy PETG grow trays facilitate 'mushroom' packaging
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Sturdy PETG grow trays facilitate 'mushroom' packaging

Dordan Manufacturing explains how its collaboration with Ecovative Design resulted in a durable thermoformed grow tray design made from PETG that allow Ecovative to create its new ‘mushroom’-based packaging materials, used as a replacement for EPS. The clear, custom-embossed tray offers aggressive denesting features and is highly stackable.
Bagger offers quick changeover for multiple styles
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Bagger offers quick changeover for multiple styles

At Pack Expo Las Vegas, Triangle Package Machinery Co. exhibited its A612 model computer scale and XYT vf/f/s bagger, with an integrated transverse zipper applicator. Triangle’s focus on centerlining allows for easy changeover of a range of bag styles, including pillow, flat-bottom, quad-seal, and gusseted.
Image-based barcode inspection system
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Image-based barcode inspection system

Integra 9510 barcode inspection system from LVS is an image-based system that can scan any barcode and automatically grade the code pass or fail.
Pressure leak detector
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Pressure leak detector

New pressure leak detector from Filtec is designed for testing pressurized containers.
Simplification through Smartwire
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Simplification through Smartwire

Smartwire from Eaton greatly simplifies the wiring requirements in the machine control panel, resulting in a smaller, leaner, more cost-effective solution.
A resealable carton first
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A resealable carton first

On display at the T.H.E.M booth was the first commercial example of the Zipbox, a joint venture between Zip-Pak and T.H.E.M. that is a unique resealable carton format.
V/f/f/s machine has optimized machine movements
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V/f/f/s machine has optimized machine movements

The vertical form/fill/seal machine shown at Pack Expo by Sharp greatly broadens this manufacturer’s product offerings.
Small form factor for induction motor
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Small form factor for induction motor

This induction motor from Lenze occupies a smaller footprint without sacrificing any torque.
Automatic detection of unstable pallet wrapping
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Automatic detection of unstable pallet wrapping

Leanwrap stretch wrapping is a Lantech concept that measures containment force on a wrapped load so that the quality of the containment force can be known automatically.
New tablet filling line
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New tablet filling line

Packaging equipment integrated at the Label-Aire booth is designed to fill oral-dose tablets or capsules into plastic bottles.
High-speed palletized infeed
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High-speed palletized infeed

High-speed case turning and laning system from Intralox features non-contact case turning at up to 225 cases/min and downstream laning portion that keeps pace.
F/f/s for gusseted bags
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F/f/s for gusseted bags

Model G-14 form/fill/seal system from Fres-Co System produces stand-up gusseted pouches with four-corner seal and fold-over tin tie.
Ink jet for non-porous materials
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Ink jet for non-porous materials

Large character ink jet printer from Diagraph is especially suitable for non-porous materials.
Automatic film splicer
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Automatic film splicer

Automatic film splicer from Butler Automatic is suitable for a variety of applications where flexible film is being fed into packaging machinery.

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