Packaging Machines

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

Heavy Duty Machining - but Safe

August 11, 2016

The importance of the tool holder is still understated, especially when it comes to roughing and heavy duty machining. Metal removal rates in these types of processes are absolutely crucial for the productivity of the machining operation. By using special shrink fit chucks with drive pins and spiral grooves in the tool shank it is now possible to perform high-feed full slotting of up to 2 x D... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Lantech Uses Collaborative Automation to Bridge Machines and Human Judgement

August 11, 2016

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Lantech, LLC, has released an improved design of the ProfitPack to the U.S. market. The ProfitPack™ is a packing system comprised of Lantech's trusted case erector and sealer connected by a hand packing station to create a collaborative packaging system. Collaborative automation uses machines to do what they do best – automatically erect and seal cases on demand –... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Bosch at IBIE and PACK EXPO International 2016: Biscuit on Edge Packaging System Debuts in North America

August 10, 2016

Designed for flexible packaging and high product quality Innovative full-servo product transfer for gentle handling Easy access, cleaning and maintenance Suitable for a wide range of product shapes and slug lengths New Richmond, WI, – At the International Baking Industry Exposition (IBIE) and PACK EXPO International 2016, Bosch Packaging Technology will debut its biscuit on edge... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Rovema NA to Exhibit Two Continuous Motion Vertical Form-Fill-Seal Machines and Auger Filler at PACK EXPO Chicago

August 9, 2016

Norcross, GA - Rovema NA, a leader in manufacturing of packaging machinery for the food industry, will showcase two Vertical Form-Fill-Seal (VFFS) Machines at PACK EXPO Chicago, November 6-9. Rovema will exhibit the Continuous Motion BVK-260 VFFS Machine with the servo-driven SD-81 auger filler with Aroma-perm gas flushing system for residual oxygen levels below 2%; in addition to the Continuous... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

ViscoTec's Hygienic Dispenser for Cosmetics

August 8, 2016

The endless piston principle is committed to handling abrasive ingredients Filling and dosing in the cosmetics industry are subject to strict guidelines. In addition to the statutory and general marketplace standards, there are also those determined by the product itself. In this case these are gels with micro-particles that bring the processing process of some dosing systems to their limits.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Unloading System meets sanitary standards.

August 3, 2016

With manual dumping station and flexible screw conveyor, BULK-OUT® Bulk Bag Weigh Batch Unloading System automatically conveys weighed batches of contamination-sensitive materials to downstream processes and allows rapid sanitizing. BFC discharger frame has cantilevered I-beam with electric hoist and trolley for positioning of bulk bags without forklift. FLOW-FLEXER® bag activators raise opposite bottom edges of bag as it lightens, promoting complete discharge of materials. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Metal Finishing Company Replaces Manual Pallet Wrapping with Orbital Wrapper and Cuts Labor Costs, Saves Material

July 28, 2016

For Surtech Industries, TAB Wrapper Tornado Speeds Packaging, Adds Professionalism Reading, PA: Metal finishing manufacturer Surtech Industries, York, Pa., recently installed a semi-automatic TAB Wrapper Tornado orbital wrapping machine that accelerated production in the shipping department and cut labor costs in half. Replacing manual stretch-wrapping, the TAB Wrapper Tornado enables one... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Packaging System handles biscuits and crackers in slug packs.

July 28, 2016

Consisting of loader, transfer unit, feeder, and Pack 301 LS horizontal flow wrapper, Biscuit on Edge Packaging System ensures gentle product handling for delicate and brittle biscuit-type products. It is capable of packaging rectangular, square, and round products, as well as sandwich biscuits. Operated by single HMI, system enables operators to monitor all process functions precisely. Modular design can be accessed from all sides for smooth operation, easy cleaning, and low maintenance effort. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Haulermaster Bulk Water Fill Station

July 15, 2016

The HAULERMASTER Bulk Water Fill Station is a complete engineered solution for municipalities, water districts and others who want a streamlined system that offers better control and security in their water dispensing and the ability to accurately monitor and charge for this valuable resource. With the HAULERMASTER, the facility can control, monitor, administer accounts, and gain control of... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

AdvantaPure Releases its Schedule of Trade Show Appearances for Summer & Fall 2016

July 15, 2016

Includes Events in the US Asia Southampton, Pa. — AdvantaPure plans to exhibit its biopharma and pharmaceutical fluid transfer products at several upcoming industry shows this summer and fall. Each event offers personal contact that allows customers and suppliers to discuss processes, requirements and new developments in fluid flow applications. AdvantaPure’s trade show appearances... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

E-joint Production with eco-PEN600 - Perfect micro-dosing of Evaporated Cannabis Oil

July 7, 2016

E-cigarettes have been a hugely popular alternative to normal cigarettes for several years. Away from the mainstream e-cigarette, two American inventors have developed a sleek, discreet, steaming e-joint which contains cannabis. Cannabis has been legal in several states in the USA for several years now and it can be purchased there legally for medicinal or therapeutic purposes. In this case,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Dispenser Adapter supports 2K fluid sector.

July 1, 2016

Available as upgrade for eco-DUO450 and eco-DUO600 two-component dispensers, adapter allows users to combine mixers with many mixing elements or longer static mixers, optimizing handling of 2K fluids with different viscosities. Integrated reduction of conveying channel makes local pressure increase, so component is homogenous in mixture. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Lifting Frame features adjustable arms.

June 28, 2016

Offering 2.2 ton capacity, Bulk Bag Lifting Frame is optional on all BFC models of BULK-OUT® Dischargers. Unit features telescoping arms that can be adjusted using clevis pins and safety clips to accommodate bulk bags from 32–47 in. square at upper sew seam. Available in carbon steel with industrial coating or stainless steel to industrial or sanitary standards, frame is equipped with patented Z-CLIP™ strap channels that hold straps securely while allowing rapid insertion and removal. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Orbital Stretch-Wrapping Machine employs 115 in. dia ring.

June 27, 2016

Standing 11+ ft tall, TAB Wrapper Tornado secures loads as large as 8 ft tall x 50 in. wide to pallet as single unit by wrapping plastic film 360° under and around entire load. This improve protection, safety, and stability during storage/transport. Offered in custom-designed as well as 3 standard models that accommodate 60 x 60, 48 x 48, and 24 x 24 pallets, machine encases panels and pallet in protective, plastic film while load is raised on forklift/set on gravity roller conveyor. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Bell and Howell to Implement CMC CartonWrap at D+H

June 20, 2016

Durham, N.C. – Bell and Howell, a leading provider of technology solutions and services for communications, commerce and industrial automation, is pleased to announce it has received an order for a new CMC CartonWrap from DH Corporation (D+H) headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The CartonWrap system dynamically creates right-sized, ready-to-ship packages for companies shipping... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Matrix Offers a Convenient One-Stop Destination at United Fresh 2016 for Bag, Pouch, and Stickpack Packaging Machines

June 17, 2016

Serving as headquarters for the Pro Mach Flexible Packaging Group at the show, Matrix sells and supports rugged, reliable, and low cost to operate vertical and horizontal form fill seal baggers, pre-made pouch rotary bagging machines, and stickpack and sachet equipment. (Matrix Booth # 2408) SAUKVILLE, Wis. - Matrix Packaging Machinery, powered by Pro Mach, features at United Fresh 2016, June... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Dozer-Mounted Delivery Kits enable precise nutrient management.

June 6, 2016

Powered by Dosatron D8 Series dosers, 1 ½ in. do-it-yourself (DIY) Nutrient Delivery System Kits include Starter Kit, Mixing Chamber Kit, and Monitor Kit. Products, designed for facilitated use and maintenance, provide precise nutrient management in larger indoor and outdoor environments. Functionality helps eliminate waste and increase yields. Depending on incoming pressure and flow, as many as 8 Dosatron dosers can be added in combination with Nutrient Delivery System Kits. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Coolant Fill System features portable design.

June 3, 2016

Designed for filling machine cells with fresh coolant, Mobile Coolant Fill System eliminates need to fill buckets and carry them to machine sumps, potentially spilling coolant and creating slip hazard. System includes roto-molded 15- or 25-gallon coolant concentrate tank, onboard proportioner, garden hose water connection swivel, No-Flat tires, and EZ fill gas nozzle style valve with fill hose. With Mobile Coolant Fill System, users can add and adjust coolant concentrations as needed. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Conditioner utilizes pivoting conditioning arms.

May 24, 2016

Featuring patented tubular steel pivoting conditioning arms that penetrate deep into material, Material Master™ can discharge bulk bags containing material that has solidified, hardened, or agglomerated. Operator loads bulk bag into unit via forklift and activates PLC-controlled automatic conditioning sequence. Color operator interface allows access to bulk bag and material conditioning parameters, full recipe management functions, system status, and manual mode controls. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

ViscoTec Pharma Dispenser VPHD on the test: Dosing technology Has Convinced Henkel

May 23, 2016

Dosing technology has convinced Henkel With nearly 140 years of success, Henkel holds globally leading market positions both in the consumer and industrial sectors and is well known for brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. In its worldwide operating business area “Laundry Home Care”, Henkel was searching for an optimal dosing solution for their products. The German company... Read More