IoT-Ready Induction Cap Sealing Technology

ITW Pillar Technologies, a manufacturer of advanced induction cap sealing and surface treatment systems, has announced the global launch of its new iFoiler induction cap sealing system with IoT connectivity.

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The new iFoilerTM technology from ITW Pillar Technologies is said to feature touchscreen interface control, built-in web server with accessible onboard web site, LAN Ethernet connection, downloadable project event log, real-time remote data access, multiple languages, multiple coil configurations, a stack light package, and IoT machine control code. Commenting on the new IoT feature, said Brad Budde, Sales Manager – Induction Sealing Systems. Budde added, “The IoT functionality allows our customers to collect uniform data, not only from our system, but across all of their machines, lines, shifts, plants, and business units. This uniformity will also be essential to our customer’s productivity-enhancing initiatives such as Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) analysis and for simplifying MES functions.”

Budde further commented that “ITW Pillar Technologies’ new iFoiler technology combines the absolute best in seal assurance, system control, and connectivity. The system has been specifically developed with IoT performance features to ensure our global customer base could integrate induction sealing technology into their broader network of system control. Additionally, the iFoiler is configured to be complaint with pharmaceutical quality management requirements, including FDA 21 CFR Part 11 regulations”.

“Customers have searched the industry for technology which provides higher seal integrity at greater line speeds for an affordable price, and we’ve responded by introducing the highly versatile iFoiler system which will redefine today’s induction sealing market. Throughout our company’s 53 years of serving the packaging industry we have strived to give customers the most reliable sealing experience, and the iFoiler continues that drive to the next level”, Budde continued.

For more information on ITW Pillar Technologies’ new iFoiler system, contact Brad Budde at (262) 912-7223. 

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