From Triangle Package Machinery's XYM series of baggers comes a stainless steel version that offers ultrasonic sealing, which pushes interfering product out of the way so that seal integrity is assured.
Simple Steps skin-form packaging protects food products and prevents the formation of ice crystals under frozen conditions. In the microwave, the skin packaging balloons up and the food is steam-cooked.
Using a knife to open cartons can cause product damage and increase the risk of injury due to cuts and lacerations. The ShurSEAL Solution is a box sealing solution that features exclusive folded-edge technology for secure, easy-to-open carton seals that don’t require a knife.
Newest continuous ink-jet printer from Videojet is an ultra high-speed unit that is more than 40% faster than its predecessor models. This means users can either put more copy on their packages or have higher throughput. Precision ink-drop system ensures print quality.
Designed to meet customer requirements for flexibility and portability, the Label-Aire Continuous Belt Conveyor (CBC) works in conjunction with a number of label applicator types and features a 3/8-HP motor that can move product at speeds to 125 ft/min. Belt widths range from 4 to 36 in., with conveyor lengths from 2 to 12 ft.
Iris GT smart camera from Matrox, in an application designed by integrator Inventek Engineering, combines with Matrox' Design Assistant (DA) 3.0 smart camera software to inspect bottles presented by a robot. The Iris GT smart camera line lets users easily create their application's flowchart and HMI, and take projects from concept to completion in record time.
Plexpack's MPS 7300 series bag sealers are capable of sealing bags up to 2 pounds in weight (on an 8 in. wide bag, 2 mil bag) and come standard with the controls to validate the production process. These controls include audio and visual alarms for heat, speed, and pressure, a reverse feed motor alarm, and an external J-type thermocouple jack.
As a replacement for rotary accumulation tables that are too likely to damage pharmaceutical containers, the RX 36 Infinity System from Garvey greatly reduces glass on glass pressure, which reduces damage to containers.
The InteliJet HD printer from Bell-Mark offers high-speed, high resolution printing (600 dpi) on the fly. It is designed to produce A-B quality bar codes on flexible packaging and is also suitable for the upcoming UDI mandate for medical devices.
The SSL800 single-head sleeve labeler from Sleeve Seal is designed to deliver high speeds with robust operation, featuring Allen-Bradley controls. Company’s label management program can also provide customers with labels from PVC, PETG and OPS.
PC-based control technology from Beckhoff can control and monitor individual packaging machines to complete packaging lines. Beckhoff industrial PCs and the TwinCAT automation software can be used to manage a wide range of packaging functions such as filling, forming, sealing, labelling, collecting, re-packing and palletising.
The Scribe 600 Printer from Script Technology Corp. is a rotary screen printing device that uses labeling software and a thermal imager to create an image in a stencil that is then placed on the cylinder to print corrugated substrates.