Filling & Sealing Equipment

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

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

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Variable Container Filling System ensures weigh accuracy.

March 1, 2016

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 weigh containers with capacities from 113–1,814 kg to accuracy of ±.01%, eliminating material waste. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Cartoners, Case Packers, and Robotic Palletizers for Pharmaceutical Serialization Mandates

February 12, 2016

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

Packaging Equipment, Robotics

Automated Case Packing Machine meets tissue industry needs.

January 14, 2016

Able to erect, pack, and seal up to 12 bath tissue, paper towel, napkin, and facial tissue cases/min, Raptor SL lowers end of line labor expenses by reducing number of workers and time investment. This all-in-one, fully integrated, side-load machine is available with ProTech by Pro Mach™ cloud-based remote tech support and monitoring. Knock-down flat (KDF) corrugated cases are onto infeed conveyor, and more than 6 skids containing KDFs may be staged with optional extended infeed conveyor. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Unloader Showcased at PTXi Texas

November 19, 2015

Spiroflow Systems will exhibit a bulk bag unloader, aero mechanical conveyor and bin activator at the PTXi Texas Show in Houston, TX on October 13-14, 2015.  Visitors can visit the company in booth #113 with their regional representatives, Approtec Ran Le. Spiroflow will exhibit the T5 'low loading' bulk bag unloader that is designed to empty bulk bags in process areas with... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

T.H.E.M. Helps Launch Cane Simple Liquid Sugar on World's Fastest Liquid Pouch Filler

October 19, 2015

Cane Simple recently introduced the first individually packaged liquid sugar designed for single-serve consumer consumption. It also has the distinction of being the first commercially available edible product in North America to run on the Sanko FR-3, the world's fastest liquid pouch filling machine. Technical Help in Engineering and Marketing (T.H.E.M.) supported initial trials and test... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Mail Order Fulfillment Bagger improves efficiency, throughput.

October 5, 2015

Ergonomically designed and inherently safe, Autobag® 850S™ runs mail bags up to 22 in. wide. Integrated bag opening technology creates pass-through up to 11 x 11 in., and loading area is wide open for accessibility. For safety, pressure sensors instantly pause closing and sealing process if anything touches bag loading mechanism. Other features include AutoTouch™ control screen, thermal transfer imprinter, warehouse management system integration, and modular bag storage shelf. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Schneider Packaging's High Speed Case Packing Solution for Gable Top Cartons Provides Optimum Sanitation

September 14, 2015

At Pack Expo 2015, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Booth #C-3425 LAS VEGAS, NV  - Schneider Packaging will exhibit its gable top case packer at Pack Expo 2015, Las Vegas Convention Center, Booth C-3425. This solid-body, stainless steel case packer provides optimum sanitation and consistent performance. Designed for easy, accurate and rapid changeovers, the case packer quickly... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Services

T.H.E.M. to Demonstrate the World's Fastest Single-Serve Liquid Pouch Filler at Pack Expo 2015

September 14, 2015

Technical Help in Engineering and Marketing (T.H.E.M.), a leading North American provider of single-serve flexible packaging solutions, will demonstrate the Sanko model FR-3, a 12-lane pouch filling machine at Pack Expo 2015, Booth S-7472, September 28-30, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. Capable of operating at fill speeds of over 230 cycles per-minute, the FR-3 is the fastest liquid... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Pro Mach Brings a Flexible Packaging Emporium of Solutions to Pack Expo 2015

September 9, 2015

Two years ago, Pro Mach established its Flexible Packaging Group to be a one stop shop for flexible packaging. Today with double digit annual growth and solutions from filling through palletizing, the group is more than realizing its promise. (Pro Mach Flexible Packaging Group Booths C-3221, 3223, and 3323) SAUKVILLE, Wis. – Pro Mach Flexible Packaging Group, a one stop shop for flexible... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Vertical Form-Fill-Seal Machines offer ultrasonic welding option.

September 9, 2015

Featuring stainless steel construction, color touchscreen panel, and Allen-Bradley MicroLogix PLC control system, Mercury HS forms, fills, and seals bags from 1.75–11 in. wide and 2.5–15.00 in. long at rates up to 140 bags/min. Ultrasonic welding, which seals multi-layer constructions as well as polyethylene, can increase throughput and quality and lower material/energy consumption. Self-centering film drive down system and automatic edge guide film tracking promote precise film movement. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Form-Fill-Seal Machines package liquids in sachets.

September 9, 2015

Utilizing servo motion control, Inever MVC Series Vertical Form-Fill-Seal Machines quickly and accurately package sachets of salad dressings and other pasty liquids. Combination of continuous film motion with intermittent sealing process achieves production rate up to 1,000 sachets/min. Machines use films up to 100 microns thick, providing optimal print surface. Available with 31.5 and 47 in. film reels, MVC Series is capable of up to 120 strokes per minute per lane. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Services

Form-Fill-Seal Pouch Machines can form top or corner spout.

September 8, 2015

Using patented process for single applicator spout insertion, 1.4 and 1.7 FLtecnics Horizontal Pouch Machines provide throughput up to 85 pouches/min. Pouches range from 34–55 fluid oz, 3.3–6.7 in. wide, and 3.9–11.8 in. long. Machines are capable of packaging liquid or dry products in zippered, top or corner spout, flat, stand up, and/or shaped pouches. Available as option, stroke on demand feature automatically stops machine should product not be available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment, Services

Vertical Form-Fill-Seal Machines deliver high throughput rates.

September 8, 2015

Featuring PC-based architecture, servo motion control, and automatic setup capabilities, Morpheus (continuous motion) and Apollo (intermittent motion) respectively process bag sizes from 2–12 in. wide to 2–20 in. long and 2–12 in. wide to 3–14 in. long. Morpheus has max rated throughput of 180 bags/min throughput, and Apollo can be upgraded to continuous motion for 150+ bags/min production. PackML programming language and ProTech by Pro Mach™ support and service are standard. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Bosch Expands Its Vertical Packaging Portfolio for Maximum Shelf Differentiation and Flexibility

September 1, 2015

PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 Tailored solutions for the fresh, frozen, snack food and confectionery industries • New corner seal functionality extends hygienic SVC pack style capabilities • Market’s fastest vertical Doy Zip bagger produces up to 100 bags per minute • Entry level SVI vertical form, fill and seal incorporates high end VFFS technology Las Vegas, Nevada – To help... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Bosch Focuses on Functionality and Speed for Food and Pharmaceutical Needs

August 26, 2015

PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 New technologies for industry specific and high-output requirements  • Focus on high production efficiency for dry and liquid foods  • High-speed tablet press for increased output  • Remote Service Portal: a connected industry solution for the packaging industry Las Vegas, Nevada – At PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 and co-located Pharma Expo 2015, Bosch... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 Bosch Focuses on Functionality and Speed for Food and Pharmaceutical Needs

August 18, 2015

New technologies for industry specific and high-output requirements  • Focus on high production efficiency for dry and liquid foods  • High-speed tablet press for increased output  • Remote Service Portal: a connected industry solution for the packaging industry Las Vegas, Nevada — At PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 and co-located Pharma Expo 2015, Bosch Packaging Technology, a... Read More

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

Vial Filling and Capping System Integrates with Robotic Tray Loader

July 24, 2015

ESS Technologies will demonstrate the equipment in Las Vegas in September at the Pharma Expo in Booth #N-623. Blacksburg, Virginia – The Model MB 25 Monoblock Filler/Capper for vials provides a compact, high performance solution for filling and capping micro vials and small bottles. Micro vials are manually fed to the MB 25, or the filler/capper can be integrated with an automatic micro... Read More