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Servo-driven technology facilitates case cutting
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Servo-driven technology facilitates case cutting

A servo-driven system for cutting cases of cigarette cartons nearly doubles throughput capability. PLC control and sophisticated position sensing are keys.
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Winery enhances over-labeling efficiencies
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Winery enhances over-labeling efficiencies

  Automated print/apply system saves time and labor costs, while increasing label placement accuracy.
The VP485 Labeler from VIP Color produces real-time variable-color labels in-house
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The VP485 Labeler from VIP Color produces real-time variable-color labels in-house

The VP485 prints high-quality, durable, full-bleed color labels, and comes with separate ink cartridges that print up to 10,000 labels per cartridge.
Seal bar wrapper boasts 100 cpm surge rate
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Seal bar wrapper boasts 100 cpm surge rate

To push wrapping speed beyond aggressive 75 cpm specification, Tekkra applies Schneider Electric/ELAU automation.
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Clean, quick horizontal motion conveying
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Clean, quick horizontal motion conveying

Convey up to 60,000 pounds/hour without bogging or unplanned cleaning downtime. Gentle FastBack conveyors from Heat and Control reduce product damage, coating loss, and separation of product blends.
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Automated strapping machine designed for the corrugated and printing industries
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Automated strapping machine designed for the corrugated and printing industries

Watch the Wulftec M. J. Maillis PowerMaster power strapping corrugated shipping containers in this video. The PowerMaster features all-electric design for maximum throughput, greater consistency, and fewer maintenance issues. 
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Automatic stretch wrap machine ideal for conveyor applications
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Automatic stretch wrap machine ideal for conveyor applications

This video shows the conveyor-based, fully automatic Wulftec WCA-Smart Stretch Wrapper in action. The machine is rated at up to 70 loads per hour. 
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OK International's ACF 25 Automatic Case Erector is capable of running 35 cases per minute
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OK International's ACF 25 Automatic Case Erector is capable of running 35 cases per minute

The fully-automatic high-speed ACF 25 features a standard walk-in powered magazine for easy loading, and the magazine can also be loaded while the erector is running.
Markem-Imaje ink-jet coders & 2-sided pallet labeler
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Markem-Imaje ink-jet coders & 2-sided pallet labeler

Markem-Imaje ink-jet coders & 2-sided pallet labeler sends data in different formats from beginning to end of line labeling.
Packaging philosophies guide AFP through stormy economic seas
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Packaging philosophies guide AFP through stormy economic seas

By modifying used packaging machinery and combining production runs, American FlexPack cost-effectively produces single-use packs for its customers.
Robots cement bagging operations
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Robots cement bagging operations

Sometimes the best 'person' for the job is a robot, especially when the job is hefting 80-lb of cement.
CAMA, Chicago Area Manufacturer's Association, was started in 2001/2002
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CAMA, Chicago Area Manufacturer's Association, was started in 2001/2002

CAMA—Chicago Area Manufacturer’s Association—was started by Triangle Packaging Machinery, Packaging Machines International and Goodman Packaging Equipment. Now six companies strong, CAMA meets quarterly to exchange ideas & technologies about packaging, bring those ideas back to their own companies, and deliver them to the market through their own equipment,  as well as through integrated systems that provide secondary packaging solutions.
Torque testing system
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Torque testing system

Torqo II from Vibrac is a testing system used to measure the removal and reapplication torque necessary to open and reapply caps on bottles used in a variety of industries, including beverage and pharmaceutical. Easy-to-operate color touchscreen display eliminates the need for keypad entry.
Robotic case packer/palletizer combo
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Robotic case packer/palletizer combo

Schneider Packaging Equipment’s machine features a vertical top-loading arm, pick-and-place mechanism, Fanuc vision systems, and a Fanuc robotic palletizer, all in a small footprint.
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OEE-enhancing horizontal cartoner
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OEE-enhancing horizontal cartoner

The high-speed (400 cartons/min) MGS Machine (www.mgsmachine.com) StealthII™ continuous-motion cartoner is designed for efficiency in the pharmaceutical market. It offers several features that can assist Overall Equipment Effectiveness including tool-less changeover, single-button reset, and OEE data collection.
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Italian-designed, USA-made labelers
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Italian-designed, USA-made labelers

The P183 printer/applicator is one of a range of labelers that features "Italian innovation made in the USA" from Arca Automation  (www.arcaautomation.com), which is a new joint venture company between Arca Etichette SPA, Milan, Italy and Precision Automation® Co., Inc., Cherry Hill, NJ.
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The Formost-Fuji FW3400 with FFS Infeed Schubert Tray Loader
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The Formost-Fuji FW3400 with FFS Infeed Schubert Tray Loader

The Formost-Fuji FW3400 with FFS Infeed Schubert Tray Loader takes product from a cooling conveyor,  puts it in single-file and runs it through a variety of transfers.
Video: robots for rainbow packs
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Video: robots for rainbow packs

To improve profits on variety packs, new robots automate the re-packing process.
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