What might not seem so apparent is the best way to get those products on their way to market. Today, end-of-line automation can pave the way toward efficient, cost-effective methods of providing pouched products to consumers.
A simple maxim covers the essence of this approach: A system that handles flexible packaging must be flexible. For all its appeal, however, automation isn't simply a no-brainer. Many challenges exist when utilizing or considering end-of-the-line automation technology.