Packaging Products & Equipment

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Packaging Equipment

Freudenberg-NOK Showcases Customized Sealing System for Steel Processing Equipment at AISTech 2016

May 18, 2016

Innovative radial shaft seal and new water guard improve overall roller bearing reliability in work rolls PLYMOUTH, Mich. – In the harsh environment of a steel plant, reliability is essential. An unplanned breakdown of a sealing system causes loss of production or additional cost of spare parts. As a sealing system expert, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) has... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Mason Jar Lids enable effective coffee bean storage.

May 18, 2016

Masontops Coffee Lid enables any widemouth mason jar to effectively store coffee beans. Design enables beans to breathe without exposing them to unwanted oxygen. When applied with separately available widemouth canning ring/band, lid creates self-venting CO2 barrier that prevents beans from spoiling. BPA- and phthalate-free product, which comes in 2-packs and is dishwasher safe, fits Ball, Kerr, Bernardin, and Orchard Road widemouth mason jars. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

RGEES, LLC to Join Over 80 Exhibitors at CleanMed 2016

May 17, 2016

The premier national environmental conference for leaders in health care sustainability Arden, NC – RGEES, LLC has announced today it will join more than 80 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for the health care sector at CleanMed 2016, set for May 17-19 at the at the Omni Dallas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. CleanMed is the premier national environmental conference for... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Standard-Knapp 357 Orbitron Continuous-Motion Case Packer Delivers Efficient, Reliable Operation within a Small Footprint

May 17, 2016

Portland, CT – Standard-Knapp, a worldwide leader in the manufacture of innovative packaging machinery, announces that its 357 Orbitron™ Continuous Motion Case Packer improves line uptime in bottle and can packaging lines by reliably and continuously guiding products into cases or pre-formed trays. The 357 Orbitron Continuous Motion Case Packer features an overhead flight section that... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Case Packer offers flask handling option.

May 11, 2016

With thicker lane guides, Versatron™ Case Packer allows for safe and gentle packing of 100, 200, and 375 mL flasks. Also available, Pic-N-Place case filling module provides direct, automatic control of product and gentle placement without need for lift table, minimizing breakage and protecting labels. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

Cascades® EVOK® Expands into the US with Johnsonville® Fresh Sausage Products

May 6, 2016

KINGSEY FALLS, QC – Cascades inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recycling and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, is pleased to announce the arrival of Cascades EVOK® on the American market in collaboration with Johnsonville Sausage. This is the first national sausage brand to use polystyrene foam trays which are made of 25% recycled content and now manufactured in the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Stretch Hood Machine secures tall and wide pallet loads.

May 6, 2016

Providing necessary protection and force, Multi FleXL secures and maintains integrity of tall and wide pallet loads throughout supply chain. This stretch hood machine, which wraps loads from 500 x 500 mm and up to 3,200 x 1,700 mm with max height of 3,000 mm, can be configured with up to 4 different film sizes and set up to automatically switch between them to accommodate different loads. Wrapping up to 150 loads/hr, 100% waterproof machine is also designed to eliminate contamination risks. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Unloader optimizes discharge via controlled vibration.

May 4, 2016

Using controlled vibration, Model 820 reliably discharges bulk bag contents. Model 82-SCM Bag Spout Clamping Mechanism, included, allows unrestricted access to bag's discharge spout and attachment to process interface transition equipment in clean and dust-tight manner. Dust Collection System is available to assist in deflating empty bag, and Bag Lifting Racks automatically maintain upward lift on bag and bag liner (if applicable) to facilitate product discharge. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System integrates tubular cable conveyor.

May 3, 2016

Automated Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System meters ingredients into FLEXI-DISC® Tubular Cable Conveyor, which transports, dust-free, batches of specified weight to processing equipment. While BULK-OUT® BFC Series Discharger has cantilevered I-beam with electric hoist and trolley for forklift-free loading/unloading, FLOW-FLEXER® Activators foster continuous, complete materials discharge. Conveyor accommodates metered and non-metered inlets as well as multiple full-flow outlets and valved outlets. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Orbital Stretch-Wrapping Machinery features safety guarding.

April 29, 2016

TAB Wrapper Tornado features laser-cut, 16-gauge steel machine guarding with side access door, which lets workers safely replace plastic film rolls without entering machine's interior. When door is opened, wrapper automatically shuts off power to protect workers from contact with wrapping device and eliminate concerns regarding OSHA 29 CFR 1910.146 compliance. Guarding also includes multiple built-in emergency stops, accessible from either side of machine, to instantly halt operation. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Coveris Presents Innovative Meat Packaging Solutions at IFFA 2016

April 27, 2016

Coveris, the world’s sixth largest plastic packaging solutions provider, will present its wide range of flexible and rigid packaging offerings for meat at this year’s IFFA. Next to solutions for assorted meat and dried foods, the Company will showcase products for meat and poultry derivatives, delicatessen products, offal, giblets and ready meals. This year’s fair stand will display... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Graphic Packaging International to Exhibit the Quikflex 300® Packaging Machinery System Designed for the Craft Brewers at the 2016 Craft Brewers Conference and BrewExpo America®

April 27, 2016

ATLANTA - Graphic Packaging International, Inc. (NYSE: GPK) will be exhibiting at the Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) and BrewExpo America® from May 3-6, 2016 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. At this year's show, the Company will demonstrate its Quikflex® 300 packaging machinery solution along with the latest packaging innovations. The Quikflex 300 is a small-footprint continuous... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Reverse Pad Plugs Protect Boxed Rolls

April 22, 2016

Special pad plugs maintain box integrity, minimize box length, and better protect rolls. While Reverse Pad Plugs suspend and protect roll product packaged in boxes, they also help prevent box tear-out. Extended shoulders provide a broader footprint to better distribute roll weight inside the box, help to maintain box integrity, and ultimately improve box stacking and handling. Reverse... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Turntable Stretch Wrapper incorporates branding, roping solutions.

April 19, 2016

Used for wrapping pallets, high-profile Raptor™ HPL features elevated turntable platform, intuitive controls, and usability-optimized UI. Turntable contains lubrication-free power pre-stretch carriage with variable pre-stretch levels from 100%–300%. Able to wrap up to 35 loads/hr, this heavy-duty, semi-automatic machine incorporates Logo Wrap™ film, which promotes brand on pallet loads and reduces product tampering, and roping device that helps contain load by tying it to pallet. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Econolite Partners with Clean Slate Group for Traffic Signal Cabinet Beautification Program

April 18, 2016

Agreement provides cost-effective customizable anti-graffiti vinyl cabinet wraps ANAHEIM, Calif., – Econolite today announced it has partnered with Clean Slate Group (Bozeman, MT) to provide customizable anti-graffiti vinyl wraps for traffic cabinets in support of beautification and anti-graffiti programs. The proprietary vinyl film used for the wraps can significantly reduce city costs... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

In-Line Folder/Gluer enhances versatility for digital printers.

April 18, 2016

Designed to foster expeditious and flexible performance for such packaging projects as cartons, pillow packs, room key sleeves, and presentation folders, digi-mollPAK System incorporates many folding and feeding mechanisms. Tipper plate with air blast attachment, movable belts and pans, as well as anti-marking formers maintain workflow. At 15 ft long, system handles material from 70 lb cover to 28 pt stocks in sizes from 2 x 4 in. to 36 x 20 in. Max linear speed is 425 fpm. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Clear View Bag Attends Retail Packaging Expo

April 15, 2016

Demand for Low volume and short leads time of custom plastic bags noted bt attendees Albany, NY - Clear View Bag attended the Retail Packaging Expo, in Orlando, Florida in the beginning of March.  Over 350 suppliers, distributors and manufacturing representatives attended the show.   The RPA show, which is a distributor driven organization, provides options for creative packaging solutions... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Conditioner combines safety and efficiency.

April 15, 2016

In addition to utilizing hydraulically actuated pivoting conditioning arms with extended travel, Material Master™ features v-shaped tubular breaker profiles for returning agglomerated materials to free-flowing state. Color touchscreen facilitates access to bulk bag and material conditioning parameters as well as full recipe management functions, system status, and manual mode controls. Rotary lift table positions bulk bag for complete material conditioning on sides, top, and bottom. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Services, Waste Handling Equipment

Interphex: Optimize Your Sorbents for Success With Multisorb

April 14, 2016

Buffalo, New York – Multisorb Technologies will exhibit at Interphex in New York City, April 26-28, 2016, and highlight its ability to help pharmaceutical companies drive their success through the optimal use of sorbent technology. "By increasing efficiencies, pharmaceutical companies can reduce expenses without sacrificing quality," said Chris Gilmor, Commercial Director of... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

Amcor to Showcase Packaging Sustainability at SustPack 2016 Conference in Chicago

April 14, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Amcor Limited, a global leader in responsible packaging solutions, will discuss its approach to sustainability and highlight a broad range of innovative packaging solutions at the SustPack 2016 conference April 11-13 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Under its theme of “Fresher, Lighter, Safer, Smarter,” Amcor will feature several innovative applications, including rigid and... Read More