Packaging Machinery

Adept Technology Reduces the Cost and Complexity of Automating Packaging

OctoMation Robotic Workforce Simplifies the Packaging of Fresh Produce and Processed Foods PLEASANTON, Calif. - Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots and autonomous mobile solutions and services, today announced that they will be presenting methods by which the food packaging industry can reduce the cost and complexity of deploying and owning automation at...

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Packaging Machinery

Zip-Pak to Unveil New Slider Solution at Pack Expo 2011

WHERE:Pack Expo 2011 - Las Vegas, NV - Central Hall, booth 623 WHEN:September 26 - September 28, 2011 WHO:Elizabeth Sheaffer, Market Manager, Zip-Pak Bob Hogan, Director of Global Marketing, Zip-Pak Zip-Pak, the global leader in materials and machinery for resealable packaging, will be launching a new addition to its portfolio of slider resealable solutions at Pack Expo 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada...

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Bottle Handle Applicator handles 20 cases/min.
Packaging Machinery

Bottle Handle Applicator handles 20 cases/min.

PolyPro single-station multipack bottle handle applicator applies high-density polyethylene (HDPE) carrying handles to 4, 6, 12, and 24 unit cases for most common bottle and jug sizes and material compositions. Bottle alignment technology ensures accurate placement of handle, and high capacity magazine allows for 45 minutes of operation without handle-loading intervention. Featuring durable...

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Heat-Shrink Steam Tunnel suits contract packagers, brand owners.
Ovens

Heat-Shrink Steam Tunnel suits contract packagers, brand owners.

ThermoJet heat-shrink tunnel features heat zone where 2 steam manifolds and multi-position mandrels direct steam for shrinking labels, sleeves, or tamper bands. For flexibility, cantilevered stand facilitates mobility between packaging lines. Components can be added as necessary to accommodate application requirements. Measuring 60 in. long and 30 in. wide, tunnel is fabricated from 304 stainless...

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Understanding Clean in Place Technology Will Help Dairies Achieve the Utmost in Sanitary Condition, Lower Waste, and Improve Output

Stating that highest level of food safety could be attained by ensuring thorough cleaning and sanitizing of dairy products packaging and processing machine, this paper details the history of sanitizing dairy filling machines and describes what to watch for in terms of state-of-the-art systems and what processes to avoid. It highlights how traditional cleaning method was not only laborious but also ineffective, and throws light on the development of Federal's 3 A standard clean in place methods, along with their drawbacks. The paper presents time, temperature, flow velocity, and solution concentration as the most basic requirements of effective cleaning, and briefs about the construction and working of a newly developed CIP system. Figures illustrating an early federal CIP system, modern CIP system, and modern federal filler are also included.

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Inks

Mimaki UV Ink Available Internationally from Inkcups Now Corporation

UV Inkjet Ink for Mimaki UJF and JF inkjet printers Danvers, MA, - Inkcups Now Corporation, an official servicing dealer for Mimaki Engineering, announces the availability of Mimaki inks, specifically UV inkjet inks for Mimaki UJF and JF series inkjet printers, for sale at highly competitive prices and shipment to virtually any country. Among the Mimaki UV ink available are the SPC-0659, SPC-0516...

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Pre-Oiled Degassing Valve optimizes coffee freshness.
Valves

Pre-Oiled Degassing Valve optimizes coffee freshness.

Designed to thoroughly degas packaged coffee, Flexis(TM) Air for Coffee offers leak resistance, bonds securely, and can be pre-applied to packaging materials. Pre-oiled feature enables packagers to apply valves without adding oil. Featuring multi-layer structure for flexibility, 1-way valve can be applied using automatic label application systems and can be printed with logos and promotional...

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Inks

Screen Printing Ink can be used on plastics.

Formulated for adhesion to range of plastics, Sapphire BA series pad and screen printing ink is rated toy safe, free of heavy metals and restricted phthalates, and compliant with CPSIA and California Proposition 65. Alcohol-resistant, opaque, and glossy ink has highly pigmented formula suitable for use with 305 mesh and images with fine details. Product can be used as 1- or 2-component ink and,...

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Heavy-Duty Printable Labels adhere to textured surfaces.
Labels

Heavy-Duty Printable Labels adhere to textured surfaces.

Designed for heavily textured, powder-coated, and cast-aluminium surfaces, CILS-9100HD heavy-duty labels provide immediate, permanent bond for failsafe product identification. Labels can be manufactured to any size, shape, and in full color pre-printed with corporate design. They accommodate variable data straight from existing PC and standard laser or thermal transfer printer. Toner-receptive...

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Vertical Carousel features intelligent drive design.
Carousels

Vertical Carousel features intelligent drive design.

Megamat RS Vertical Carousel features intelligent drive made up of drive track, carrier arms, transportation chain, drive motor, drive chain, and hand crank. Working together, these components minimize wear and tear on unit. Motor and drive chain are mounted as one assembly, and drive chain is automatically tensioned using weight of motor, eliminating need for frequent chain retentioning. In...

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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler
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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler

As a leader in industrial sampling equipment at Sentry Equipment, our success is built on a history of innovation and designs that epitomize value and efficiency. The new Hygienic Automatic Sampler is another example of our dedication to developing quality engineered products. To learn how this product can streamline the sampling process for dry, free-flowing materials, see our new video.

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