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ClubStak high-strength Cartons Offer Snack Foods Performance-oriented Alternative to Corrugated for Warehouse Club, Mass Market Retail PackagingMar 21, 2016
Bala Cynwyd, Pa.Â - With an ever-expanding definition of what constitutes a snack food item, it is becoming increasingly important for brand owners to rethink their packaging approach. In fact, a recent Associated Press article made the bold statement that “there are no meals anymore, only snacks.” To help snack food brands differentiate themselves and improve the customer experience,... Read More
R&DA: Multisorb to Highlight How FreshPax® Oxygen Absorbers Extend the Shelf Life of Operational RationsMar 16, 2016
Buffalo, New York - Multisorb Technologies will attend the Research Development Associates for Military Food Packaging Systems' (R&DA) 70th Annual Spring Meeting & Exhibition, April 12-14, 2016, in Bedford Springs, PA. Technically trained Multisorb personnel will be available to discuss packaging solutions to extend shelf life and quality for operational rations, including meals ready-to-eat... Read More
Demonstrations to show range of applications for hot bar soldering and heat seal bonding processes used during electronics manufacturing See Nordson DIMA at IPC APEX Booth 1841 Deurne, The NetherlandsÂ – Nordson DIMA, a division of Nordson (NASDAQ: NDSN), will demonstrate its hot bar soldering and heat seal bonding equipment at IPC APEX EXPO 2016, in the booth of sister company, Nordson... Read More
Made from BPA-free plastic, top shelf dishwasher-safe reCAP Flip Cap fits regular mouth mason jars and features 2 in.Â dia opening that facilitates access to jar contents. Flip top action negates lid unscrewing and screwing. Product comes in sky blue, blue, black, silver, red, yellow, and natural andÂ can be used in refrigerated item or dry goods storage. CapÂ can also be paired with... Read More
AMG Bolting Solutions most commonly known as a manufacturer representative of TORC hydraulic torque wrench tools has recently announced its intention to manufacturer "Metal Thread Protection Caps" for hydraulic torque wrench and bolt tensioner applications. The thread cap screws unto, and protects, the threads which protrude through the nut, some times called a "bolt stud". The metal thread... Read More
Bemis Receives Best in Show and Silver Awards in the Flexible Packaging Association's 2016 CompetitionMar 04, 2016
OSHKOSH, Wisconsin – Bemis Company, Inc. has been honored by the Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) with two 2016 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards, receiving the highest achievement, ‘Best in Show’, for the Campbell’s Ready Meals pouch, and a silver award in the Technical Innovation category for the Smithfield foodservice package utilizing CurwoodÂ® Flow-TiteÂ® shrink rollstock... Read More
FeaturingÂ Swing-DownÂ® fill head, Rear-Post Bulk Bag Filler provides safe, ergonomic spout connections and low-profile loading deck that allows removal of filled bags using pallet jack. Cantilevered fill head pivots downward to vertical orientation that places inflatable bag spout seal, inflator button, and 4 bag loop latches within arm's length of operator.Â Constructed of coated... Read More
Integrating Dara aseptic fill-and-finish systems with Getinge La Calhene’s isolator technology, Moduline™ Filling System achieves class 100 cleanroom working environment when operating in class 100,000 cleanroom.Â Modular solution fills liquids and powders at speeds up to 100 units/min. System doses volumes from 0.1–100 mL for liquids and from 2–1,500 mg for powders while maintaining... Read More
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Constructed of HDPE material containing stainless steel, Baldor•DodgeÂ® Metal Detectable End Covers can be detected by X-ray and metal detectors used in food and beverage applications. MaterialÂ is blue for visibility and inspections. Providing rigid fit within housing, additional lip on mounting surfaceÂ results in positive seal in wet environments and reduces chances cover will... Read More
FIPA Employs Varioflex® Bellows Suction Cups to Develop a Custom, Low-Noise, High-Reliability Hand GripperMar 01, 2016
FIPA’s custom solution enables the rapid visual inspection of plastic caps destined for use in optosensors without leaving any marks or contaminants behind CARY, N.C.Â – FIPA Inc., a leading manufacturer of advanced vacuum technology, gripper systems, air nippers, tube lifters, and End-of-Arm-Tooling (EOAT), recently employed its VarioflexÂ® bellows suction cups to develop a low-noise,... Read More
Featuring single-station design, NBE Variable Container Filling System is suitable for bulk filling of drums, cartons, totes, gaylords, bulk bags, and other bulk container types. Proprietary densification design integrates two densifying methods, enabling varied container types to be processed through same fill station. Equipped with integrated NTEP-certified weigh system, filling system can... Read More
Intelligent LIDS (iLIDs), made from recyclable material, are BPA- and phthalate-free andÂ dishwasher safe. Available in 12 colors to enable color coding, iLID Wide Mouth Storage Lid for regular mouth (86 mm) mason jars have one-piece design and make it possible to shake up internal product or have airtight storage of dry goods. Also available in 12 colors, one-piece iLID Regular Mouth Drink Lid... Read More
Featuring camo pattern, single-piece camouflage lids for mason jars are designed and tested to be safe for pressure canning as well as hot-fill processing. Regular mouth style lids come in 3 options: hi-heat with safety button for water bath processing, standard plastisol liner with safety button for hot-fill processing, and regular lid with plastisol for hot-fill products only. Read More
Based on single replaceable diaphragm, TS9300HM Series PUR Hot Melt Jet Valve eliminates dynamic fluid seals common in all other jets. Jetting mechanism is isolated from fluid to ensure contamination-free operation.Â To minimize cleaning, syringe heater features disposable feed tube. Companion TS930 Controller offersÂ precise fluid management and standalone or remote control operation. PID... Read More
Integrating shuttle system thatÂ letsÂ used hopper be exchanged forÂ clean, dry hopper in <1 min, BULK-OUTÂ® Bulk Bag Discharging Station prevents cross-contamination during material changeoversÂ and eliminates down-time associated with hopper cleaning.Â Each hopper is equipped withÂ stainless steel rotary valve that meters material into process equipment positioned below mezzanine.... Read More
Designed for use with InvisiPacÂ® Tank-Free™ Hot Melt System orÂ other hot melt equipment, InvisiPacÂ® Pattern Control System provides accurate material use data. Sudden change in material usage can alert operators to larger issue with system, saving waste and rework of improperly sealed boxes. Featuring color LCD interface, InvisiPac lets users convert from solid adhesive bead to... Read More
Health Specialties Manufacturing (HSM) could borrow the tagline Ford used in the 80s and 90s: "Quality Is Job 1." To protect product quality, the company installed a standalone Safeline SideChek x-ray inspection system from Mettler-Toledo Safeline in January 2015. The machine ensures HSM's products – including probiotics, enzymes, vitamins and joint-muscle blends – are free of... Read More
As pharmaceutical manufacturers face the 2017 deadline to meet serialization mandates, ESS has redesigned its line of cartoners, case packers, and robotic palletizers to integrate easily with off-the-shelf serialization systems from the industry's leading OEMs. ESS Technologies works with manufacturers of track and trace serialization systems to integrate our cartoners, case packers, and... Read More
RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will demonstrate LVSÂ® label verification and print quality inspection solutions from Booth #110 at the 2016 INFO*FLEX Expo, March 7-8 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A. At INFO*FLEX, Microscan will offer live demonstrations of... Read More
Available in 70, 80, and 95 lb, LusterCoteÂ® PackagingÂ is suited forÂ wide range of coated one-side applications, including litho labels, envelopes, book dust jackets, set up boxes, and point-of-purchase displays. Packaging offers optimized performance for Offset, Flexographic, and Gravure printing, including wide-format, multi-color sheetfed presses. It also delivers optimized ink holdout... Read More