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All servo-driven labeler
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All servo-driven labeler

The new ProLine® 2000 for pressure-sensitive label application from Quadrel Labeling Systems features closed-loop control, integrated servo motors, and overhead AC and DC controls.
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Stainless-steel drum motors suit hygienic applications
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Stainless-steel drum motors suit hygienic applications

AC drum motors from Interroll feature a stainless steel design and have been engineered for industrial applications in the food industry. The company offers a number of drum motor styles, from servo to AC induction, in various diameters and horsepower capabilities.
Get a pallet wrapping machine for free?
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Get a pallet wrapping machine for free?

Buy five pallets of wrapping film from Western Plastics and they provide a pallet wrapping machine for free. Coreless pre-stretched film contributes to sustainability goals.
Digital TIJ ink for non-porous substrates
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Digital TIJ ink for non-porous substrates

New ink from Code Tech for digital thermal ink-jet coding is for use in HP disposable ink-jet cartridges. This is a thermal resin ink that dries by adhesion as opposed to evaporation, which makes it suitable for a variety of non-porous substrates.
Robotic loading of clamshell blister sealer
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Robotic loading of clamshell blister sealer

Fully automatic eight-station rotary blister pack sealing machine from Starview Packaging can be integrated with an ESS robotic system that puts product into blister.
'Plug & play' robots require no safety guarding
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'Plug & play' robots require no safety guarding

Ed Mullen of Universal Robots demonstrates how the company's UR5 six-axis robot can be easily programmed via a touchscreen tablet or by simply grabbing the robot arm showing it the desired path of movement, for a pick-and-place application. Universal Robots' force control feature allows the robot to grip and handle objects of different dimensions and flexibility without crushing using variable force.
Replace corrugated partitions in big-box stores
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Replace corrugated partitions in big-box stores

Displayed by Hexacomb was a bulk pack concept that replaces corrugated partitions and cases when it comes to shipping. Layered system is especially suitable for big-box retailers.
Motor/drive combo capitalizes on recent trends
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Motor/drive combo capitalizes on recent trends

Gen 2 integrated motor and drive from Bosch Rexroth capitalizes on recent advances in the automation bus and on the advent of safety technology. Said to be the only integrated motor and drive where it's capable of tying in local I/O.
Power up your packaging line
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Power up your packaging line

SmartLase C series offers the right configuration for each industry, always providing a solution whatever the rate, size and substrate of the product (wide choice of lenses, scan heads and laser sources). SL C150, SL C350 and SL C350 L are designed for markets such as frozen food, chocolate confectionery and dried process food that need to code paper-based containers. SL C150 S and SL C350 S are designed to code on PET, reducing the risk of piercing containers, even lightweight thin-walled bottles.
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Hot melt adhesive with sustainability benefits
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Hot melt adhesive with sustainability benefits

H.B. Fuller's advantra Encore hot melt adhesive provides increased "mileage" benefits, reducing adhesive consumption. Performs across broad substrate types and service temperature ranges.
Top-loading case packer
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Top-loading case packer

Top-loading case packer puts standup pouches into a top-load case in either upright or lay-flat orientation. Does up to 200 pouches/min. Taper closes cases shut.
UPS introduces new shipment service levels for its Temperature True® portfolio
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UPS introduces new shipment service levels for its Temperature True® portfolio

With new UPS Temperature True® Plus, Temperature True® Standard, and Temperature True® Saver, healthcare companies can choose from tiered service levels based on the degree of control needed, leveraging the speed of air and the economies of freight while ensuring protection.
New high-speed inline palletizer is first of a new generation
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New high-speed inline palletizer is first of a new generation

The HL7200 high speed palletizer from Columbia Machine incorporates industry-leading safety package, ultimate flexibility and highest performance level in a robust and reliable palletizer that is easy to operate.
Leak-resistant packaging ensures a drier retail poultry case
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Leak-resistant packaging ensures a drier retail poultry case

Cryovac poultry films, bags, absorbent pads and trays allow retailers to create a more appealing display and relieve shoppers from handling wet, sticky poultry packages. Cryovac also supplies vacuum shrink wraps and tray lidding for hundreds of retail food applications.
Eliminate preprinted corrugated cases
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Eliminate preprinted corrugated cases

FoxJet's flagship line, the Trident-powered ProSeries of industrial inkjet printers, prints bar codes, date and lot codes, and other variable information directly on the side of corrugated cases, eliminating the need for preprinted cases.
Combination shrink-wrapper/case-packer can take bottles and tubes from pucks
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Combination shrink-wrapper/case-packer can take bottles and tubes from pucks

Patented pick and place system from Polypack can shrink-wrap hard-to-handle bottles and tubes, and use a gantry system to pack them into a case.
High-speed void-fill packaging system
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High-speed void-fill packaging system

Sealed Air Corp.'s Fill-Air Rocket Inflatable void fill packaging system is 50% faster than its predecessor model. More important, it produces three times as many bags in the first 20 seconds of production because it doesn't need time to ramp up.
Protective packaging made from crop waste
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Protective packaging made from crop waste

Restore Mushroom Packaging from Sealed Air Corp. is made from crop waste, which is just about endlessly renewable. To make it even more sustainable, it's home compostable

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