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Videojet Technologies, Inc.

1500 Mittel Boulevard, Wood Dale, IL, 60191, US

  • 630-860-7300
  • 800-843-3610

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Theresa DiCanio
USA
Phone: 630-694-2784
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Suzy Watson
Outlook Marketing Services
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Phone: 312-873-3423
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Videojet Technologies, Inc.

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Print and Apply Labeling System eliminates manual adjustments.

February 20, 2015

Placing label onto pack without need for tamp or air blast applicator, Videojet 9550 achieves throughput up to 150 packs/min for 4 x 6 in. GS1 barcode labels. Direct Drive system, with Intelligent Motion™ technology, feeds and places labels accurately even at high line speeds without use of manual adjustments, clutches, or nip rollers. To minimize human error, CLARiTY touchscreen interface includes intuitive job selection and comprehensive feedback and diagnostics. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Fiber Laser marks plastics and metals.

July 22, 2014

With marking window up to 498 mm in length, 50 W Videojet 7510 is engineered for high-speed beverage, pharmaceutical, and extrusion manufacturers that need to code data such as expiry information, lot numbers, and batch numbers. Choice of working distances, varying from 122–543 mm, allows users to work within physical constraints of packaging line. For production lines with space limitations, air-cooled system offers choice of straight or 90° marking head. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Laser Controller optimizes Overall Equipment Effectiveness.

July 10, 2014

Optimizing capability of CO2 and fiber laser marking systems, CLARiTY™ Laser Controller offers line set-up wizard to aid maintenance and production staff during both initial line set-up and product changeovers. On-board diagnostics tool presents instant fault information in logical way with drill-down option to enable identification of most frequent causes of printer faults. With on-board Code Assurance, controller helps ensure correct code is placed on right product time after time. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Print and Apply Labeling System eliminates manual adjustments.

May 16, 2014

By placing label onto pack without need for tamp or air blast applicator, Videojet® 9550 Direct Apply System achieves throughput up to 150 packs/min for typical 4 x 6 in. GS1 barcode labels. Direct drive system with Intelligent Motion Technology feeds and places labels accurately even at high line speeds without use of manual adjustments, clutches, or nip rollers. All design elements of machine are automatically controlled with precision for zero unscheduled downtime on production lines. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Packaging Equipment

Code Detection System automates inspection of inkjet codes.

May 9, 2014

Combining hardware and software, Videojet Code Detection System provides Code Assurance by automatically checking for printed code on every product. System uses presence/absence detection to verify that amount of contrast in marking area is sufficient, helping to catch common printing issues, including missing, mis-positioned, and clipped codes. Users can set threshold for code to be considered unacceptable, and set limit for number of bad codes that can be detected before fault is indicated. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

CO2 Laser Marking Systems optimize line integration.

April 9, 2014

Capable of marking simple and complex codes, 30 Watt Videojet 3330 and 10 Watt Videojet 3130 are suitable for wide array of substrates, including PET bottling, plastic labels, and laminated cartons. When speed is priority, manufacturers can utilize dot font mode to mark up to 30% faster than vector fonts, enabling print speeds up to 150,000 products per hour. Air cooled laser source plus optimized power settings minimize heat and extend life expectancy of laser source up to 45,000 hr. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Thermal Ink Jet Printer targets non-porous packaging materials.

March 26, 2014

Utilizing fast-drying inks including MEK-based fluids, Videojet 8610 prints on non-porous substrates such as films, foils, plastics, and coated stocks. System comprises controller with user interface, industrial printhead featuring Cartridge Readiness System™, and disposable ink jet cartridge. There are no wear parts to replace and no calibration or tuning required. With onboard Code Assurance, printer controller simplifies job selection and data entry, helping to ensure code accuracy. Read More

Software

Code Assurance Software monitors printer via web browser.

March 20, 2014

By helping manufacturers remove inefficiencies and risk of operator error, including data entry and job selection, CLARiSUITE™ WebServer Edition helps drive sustainable improvements in Overall Equipment Effectiveness. Software can be left running unattended and controlled remotely via web browser. Manufacturers can observe status of printer, download specific job, and control multiple printers in multiple locations. In event of problem, manufacturers can respond rapidly to minimize downtime. Read More

Software

Manufacturing Management Software helps ensure proper coding.

February 24, 2014

Able to be left running unattended and controlled remotely via Web browser, CLARiSUITE™ WebServer Edition drives sustainable improvements in Overall Equipment Effectiveness by addressing manufacturers' needs regarding coding and marking flexibility as well as quality and availability. Functionality assists in removing inefficiencies and risk of operator error, including data entry/job selection, while aiding with monitoring and controlling specific job/line/printer from multiple locations. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

High-Contrast White and Red Inks serve extrusion applications.

January 23, 2014

Intended for use on dark extruded pipes, hoses, cables, and wires, V494 White Ink meets needs of manufacturers requiring tape-transfer code adhesion and high contrast. Sun/UV fade-resistant ink delivers code durability and adheres to various plastics. Formulated with white and red pigments, V493 Red High Contrast ink is suited for coding on extruded pipe, hose, and cable substrates. Fade-resistant ink offers contrast on both light and dark colored substrates even after exposure to UV light. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Conveyor Systems integrate with case coding equipment.

December 11, 2013

Designed for precise alignment with printers, Integrated Material Handling Conveyors feature powder coated/anodized aluminum and powder coated steel construction. Customers can achieve standard variable speeds up to 100 fpm and optional speeds to 200 fpm. Offering adjustable height from 24–36 in., systems include smooth belt with V-guide to prevent tracking issues and adjustable guides for variable case sizes. Customers can choose solutions with printhead, photocell, and encoder mounts. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Ink Jet Printer Inks withstand extreme environments.

October 3, 2013

Designed for Ultra High Speed continuous ink jet printers, V516-D Black Retort-Resistance Ink can withstand high-temperature steam/water bath processes used in cooking prepared food containers after filling and sealing. V517-D MEK-free Thermochromic Ink changes from black to blue when coding onto heat-processed food containers made of metal, plastic, and glass substrates. Also MEK-free, V530-D Fast Dry General Purpose Black Ink prints onto hard-to-code plastics such as untreated polyethylene. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Color Printer Inks adhere to porous papers and kraft board.

August 16, 2013

Available for 2300 Series of large character ink jet printers, M515-K Red, M516-K Orange, M517-K Green, M518-K Blue, M519-K Purple, and M520-K Yellow expand visual and functional coding capabilities. Pigmented formulations deliver increased UV light fastness, water resistance, and fade resistance over dye-based inks. Adhering to plain and coated paper packaging, inks are suited for brand identification on secondary cartons as well as differentiating outer wrappings of products like paper stock. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Thermal Transfer Overprinters enable extended production runs.

July 5, 2013

Addressing flexible packaging and labeling applications, DataFlex® 6320 and 6420 promote uptime and productivity with 1,200 m ribbon length, Code Assurance, clutchless ribbon drive, and color touchscreen interface. DataFlex 6320, available in 32 and 53 mm print width formats, suits moderate speed applications, including vertical form, fill, and seal. DataFlex 6420 offers higher throughput and comes in 53 and 107 mm print width formats for ultrafast horizontal form, fill, and seal jobs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Continuous Ink Jet Printers deliver output speed and clarity.

June 20, 2013

Incorporating Precision Ink Drop™ system, 1620 UHS and 1650 UHS accelerate printing of existing codes or enable printing of more lines of code at current speeds without sacrificing legibility. Available on 1650 UHS, Code Assurance and on-board Productivity Tools help reduce coding errors and virtually eliminate root causes of unplanned downtime. Ensuring optimal print quality, DYNAMIC CALIBRATION™ applies measurements and controls to adjust jetting parameters automatically. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Thermal Inkjet Printer Ink dries quick on non-porous substrates.

January 28, 2013

Intended for 8510 and Wolke thermal ink jet (TIJ) printer lines, Non-Porous Black ink (WLK660072) is formulated for accelerated drying on such non-porous materials as coated or lacquered cartons, blister package materials, and some plastics. Solvent-based ink maintains its light and water resistance, withstanding fading and smearing under routine conditions and/or after water contact. Adhesion to various substrates is also possible without use of dryer or need to modify substrate. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Bulk Fluid Container enhances ink jet printer operation.

December 4, 2012

Intended for ink or make up, 5 L Bulk Fluid System (BFS) can integrate into various continuous ink jet printers, including 1610, 1620, 1610DH, 1520, and 1710 (make-up only), used in high-volume applications. This accessory can be mounted anywhere within 1 m from printer and features needle and septum design that ensures clean and simple fluid replenishment. Smart Cartridge™ design lets printer read embedded microchip on bulk container to verify proper fluid type and its expiration date. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Ink Jet Printer Inks meet specific customer requirements.

November 29, 2012

Designed for Videojet 1710 high contrast ink printer, V492-C Light Blue Ink adheres to variety of extruded pipe, hose, cable, and wire substrates, which are typically constructed of PVC, LDPE, and HDPE in various colors. Ink provides optimal transfer-resistance and is UV-fade resistant. For use on high-speed production lines, V402 Dark Gray Ink dries in less than 1 sec on cold PVC material, and resists smearing on coded cables while providing optimal adhesion. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Inkjet Printers improve uptime and reduce coding errors.

November 21, 2012

Designed to resist ink build-up, 1550 and 1650 also provide metrics to measure availability as well as tools to measure and improve uptime and Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE). Code Assurance features, also included, help reduce coding errors, while CleanFlow™ printhead and Dynamic Calibration™ ink flow system reduce unplanned downtime. Other features include auto-cleaning function, downtime analytics, and workflow-optimized touchscreen interface. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Green & Clean

Thermal Transfer Ribbon comes in lengths that increase uptime.

October 30, 2012

Designed to increase uptime while subsequently reducing operator errors and environmental impact, 1200 m thermal transfer ribbon for DataFlex® Plus Thermal Transfer Overprinter (TTO) reduces number of requisite ribbon changes to extend run times. Variations include 1,200 m length for DataFlex Plus 53 mm printers and 700 m length for DataFlex Plus 107 mm printers. Thinness of construction lends to environmental sustainability. Read More

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