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Bell and Howell

3791 S. Alston Ave., Durham, NC, 27713, USA

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Bell and Howell

labels, tags, signage & equipment

Linerless Labeling System enhances parcel processing efficacy.

January 16, 2013

With no liner waste to discard, ParcelMgr™ gantry-style, top-apply labeling solution is green and efficient. Linerless print-and-apply labeling technology, while promoting throughput and efficiency, allows system to produce varying length labels on demand and eliminates need for multiple dedicated systems. System delivers throughput required by distribution center and logistics managers to keep up with parcel processing growth. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Mail Tray Loading System reduces loading times by up to 75%.

January 10, 2013

Compatible with Bell and Howell inserting systems as well as most third-party inserting lines, Solix™ improves operator productivity by reducing manual handling of mailpieces. This is accomplished via on-edge stacking of mailpieces, with capacity to hold up to 5 mail trays; ability to sweep mailpieces into mail tray in one motion; integrated roller conveyor for mail trays; and envelope offsetting or marking. Tray tag printer and inspection camera are optional. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Inserting System delivers up to 16,000 insertions/hour.

September 28, 2012

Supporting multiple applications and changing over from flats to letters in minutes, Ascender™ 16  is suitable for short, mid-length, and long runs. System features Navigator™ controller and Harmonix™ productivity management software. These solutions deliver optimized production and mailpiece integrity, detailed production reporting, capability to control third-party peripherals, and connectivity to ADF environment such as Bell and Howell’s IQ™ Software Suite. Read More


Mailing Software optimizes operational productivity.

September 22, 2011

With ability to dynamically adjust speed of insertion systems, Harmonix(TM) synchronizes interaction between operator, machine, and mailpiece to ensure that each application runs at optimum speed throughout its entire run. Software-controlled adjustments to cycle speed are based on real-time set sizes, machine performance, and material levels to ensure that insertion system is running at maximum efficiency. Read More


Postal Software promotes postage process optimization.

September 21, 2011

Optimizing postage by ensuring account information satisfies postal quality standards, Postal IQ(TM) lets users match technology to business needs and improve single process or complete operations process. Multiple jobs can be digitally co-mingled, and users can also split jobs based on mailpiece attributes and postage discounts achieved. If mailpieces are damaged during production, solution can update postage reports so that postage is not paid on spoiled pieces. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, controls & controllers, test & measuring instruments

Inserting User Interface supports voice-activated commands.

September 19, 2011

Using voice activation, touchscreen technology, and active display modules, JETVision Navigator(TM) enables machine operators to consolidate inserter and accessory interfaces into single controller. Active display module tracks operator's movement up and down machine and automatically repositions for optimal viewing. With voice commands, operators can send and receive machine status updates while working machine. Live chat technologies enable fast response to technical issues. Read More


Data Management Software designs business documents.

July 19, 2011

Integrated within Bell and Howell automated document factory software, Compose and ReCompose feature unified architecture that provides single interface for collaborative design of transactional and post-compositional legacy documents. Architecture also delivers single integrated platform for output management and printstream rendering. Through shared visual design interface and centralized design repository, software bolsters enterprise-wide collaboration and efficiency. Read More

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