Blister Films offer alternative to films containing PVC.
Miscellaneous Film

Blister Films offer alternative to films containing PVC.

Available in all standard thicknesses and combinations, PX Series non-barrier co-polyester serves as alternative to mono-layer PVC for packaging applications that do not require barrier properties. PXA Series consists ofÂ- co-polyester and PCTFE film laminate, which is suited for applications that require moisture ingress/egress protection. Offering clarity and transparency, both sealable...

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Mobile Bulk Bag Filler offers metal detection, tilt-down feeder.
Filling Machinery

Mobile Bulk Bag Filler offers metal detection, tilt-down feeder.

For dust-free filling at multiple locations, mobile Bulk Bag Filling System features integral metal detector/separator andÂ- tilt-down flexible screw conveyor/feeder. System detects metal in free-fall stream of material entering TWIN-CENTERPOST™ Bulk Bag Filler and ejects it through chute that discharges into removable drum at rear. Features also include fill head height...

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Labels

Kyzen and Polyonics Team up for PCB Label Durability Study

NASHVILLE - Kyzen, a world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for high-technology and general industrial manufacturing operations, announces that Polyonics, a global leader in high performance label materials for PCB tracking applications, recently conducted a benchmarking of its polyimide label materials against Kyzen's AQUANOX product line. Each label...

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Cans

Crown Launches New Can Size for Specialty Beverages

New, sleeker size offers brands greater flexibility Philadelphia, PA – CROWN Beverage Packaging North America, a business unit of Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) ( www.crowncork.com ), is debuting a new 10oz beverage can that offers specialty beverage brands a stylish alternative to traditional drink packaging. The sleek new can is the perfect choice for brands that are seeking to hit...

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Powder Filling with an Auger Feeder

Powder filling using an auger feeder in addition to the definition, functions, and controls of an auger feeder is the focus of this paper. The operating principle of an auger screw as well as functions of auger screw, definition of pitch, factors for speed of the product delivery, relationship between number of turns of the auger screw, and delivered volume are described in detail. The paper includes a figure that depicts an auger feeder and its components, while an example of a calculation of required auger screw turns for a given product weight of 500 g with a density of .65 g/cm³ using an auger screw that delivers 46 cm³ of product per turn is elaborated. How modern auger feeder controls calculate settings automatically is also explained.

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Cold Chain Temperature Monitoring Card traces vaccines over time.
Labels

Cold Chain Temperature Monitoring Card traces vaccines over time.

Cold Chain Vaccine Monitoring Card features irreversible chemical TempDot Minus labels that monitor descending temperatures with ThermoTrace Time and Temperature Indicators. Activated by button, single-use labels provide visual indicator when products have been exposed to temperatures below defined threshold. Retrieved using industrial barcode reader or smartphone, information is then...

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Cans

Castle Chooses Supertainer for New Paint Range

Supertainer from RPC Containers Oakham has been chosen by one of Ireland's leading paint manufacturers for its latest range of premium quality acrylic paints. Supertainer is the latest innovation in plastic paint can design that delivers a lower carbon footprint and enhanced decoration possibilities, while maintaining the same dimensions for logistics and on-shelf storage. Castle Paints is using...

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Toyota Industries' Automated Guided Container Transport System Named '2012 Good Design Best 100'
Automated Guided Vehicle Systems

Toyota Industries' Automated Guided Container Transport System Named '2012 Good Design Best 100'

IRVINE, Calif. - Toyota Industries Corporation (TICO) announced that its Automated Guided Container Transport System has been selected for the 2012 Good Design Best 100, the world's most prestigious global awards recognizing new product design. The Good Design Awards, established by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP), recognize designs that positively impact lifestyle, industry and...

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Bottles

Berlin Packaging Gives Makers of Nutritional Drink LIMU a Bronze Glow at Global Packaging Design Awards 2012

CHICAGO - Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, today announced it has received a bronze medal in the 2012 Beverage World Global Packaging Design Awards. The award honors Berlin's imaginative re-design of the signature brand package for The Limu Company, a top manufacturer of liquid nutritional supplements. LIMU ORIGINAL®,...

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Scale and Bagger System is suited for fragile food packaging.
Scales

Scale and Bagger System is suited for fragile food packaging.

Designed for fixed-weight food packaging, FAS SPrint Revolution™ bagger presents horizontal row of bags ready for automatic loading from integrated Dataweigh™ TSDW-205W scale. System automatically calculates combination of products nearest to target weight. It then discharges products onto central conveyor and loads them into pre-opened SidePouch bag. Packaging up to 30 bags/min, system...

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Kardex Remstar to Display New QuickPick Technology at Promat 2013
Guides

Kardex Remstar to Display New QuickPick Technology at Promat 2013

New QuickPick® Light Pointer technology from Kardex Remstar will be on display at Promat 2013 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL January 21 - 24 in booth #3623. The light pointer consists of an LED or laser light mounted to a slider that moves horizontally on a guiding system. Located above the access opening in a Shuttle VLM, it navigates the operator to the exact part to be picked...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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