Packaging Machines

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

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Paints & Coatings

Spray Dispenser affords operational flexibility, uniform output.

May 23, 2016

Used for precise dispensing conformal coating material, preeflow® eco-SPRAY features endless piston principle and low-flow spray chamber. Volume to be nebulized can be precisely defined and exactly applied, and variation in volume rate allows spray width to be changed on-the-fly during operation. While selection of dosing needles and air shutters are included for facilitated setup, viscosity- and back-pressure independent spraying allows application of constant amount to defined area. Read More

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

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

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, 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

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

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

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

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, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Packaging Equipment

Automated Sleeve Applicator conserves time and effort.

April 8, 2016

Constructed for high-volume, long-term use, BSP&trade;45 improves sleeve application by automatically removing sleeves from liner, opening sleeves for wire insertion, and applying sleeves to wires. Automation eliminates repetitive task of manual application that can lead to bottlenecks and repetitive motion injuries. Eliminating hand-application improves processes for intensive wire sleeve users, such as harness shops and panel builders, in multiple industries.<br /> Read More

Packaging Equipment

Orbital Stretch Wrappers support wireless automation package.

March 30, 2016

Wrapper Tornado orbital stretch-wrapping machines are available with optional, wireless automation package that lets truck operators automatically wrap palletized loads to their pallets as single unit without leaving their seats. Along with automated cut and wrap device installed on machinery, wireless automation package includes companion, hand-held, wireless remote control used to start and stop wrapping process from within lift truck cab interior. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Evana Automation to Provide a 3-Piece IV Connector Assembly and Packaging System to a Leading Medical Device Manufacturer

March 23, 2016

The assembly and packaging solution will include error-proofing and traceability functions to assure product quality   Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently received a contract to provide a 3-piece IV connector assembly and packaging system for a leading medical device... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Thermoformer reaches speeds of 190 cycles/min at trim press.

March 22, 2016

Using servo technology for both forming and trimming processes, Model SX-28S can perform up to 50 forming cycles/min. Servo driven linear actuators replace hydraulic cylinders in form station for optimized speed and precision, while eliminating need for hydraulic power unit. Other features include power canopy, optimized machine rigidity, and movable oven that permits mold lengths of up to 48 in., allowing enough forming area to utilize speed of form station and trim station. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Nordson DIMA's Hot Bar Assembly Processes to be Exhibited at IPC APEX 2016, Las Vegas, USA

March 11, 2016

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 Netherlands – 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