Pactiv Invests Nearly $12 Million to Expand Capacity for Meat Packaging Trays to Meet Increased Customer Demand
Food Trays

Pactiv Invests Nearly $12 Million to Expand Capacity for Meat Packaging Trays to Meet Increased Customer Demand

LAKE FOREST, Ill. - September 14, 2010 - Pactiv Corporation (NYSE: PTV), a leader in the foodservice packaging industry, announced today that it has scheduled the final phase of a nearly $12 million equipment upgrade to increase capacity for its line of expanded polystyrene food processor trays. The two-year program-to update selected extrusion, thermoforming, padding, and packaging equipment in...

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Citizen Printers Enhance Productivity at City Link
Labels

Citizen Printers Enhance Productivity at City Link

Citizen Systems Europe, the leading manufacturer of high quality label, barcode and portable printers, has supplied its latest technology to City Link, enabling the express delivery company to produce address labels faster and with increased accuracy. As a result, City Link has been able to achieve significant improvements in efficiency and productivity. City Link is the UK's premium express...

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Manufacturing Services

Electronic Assembly Packaging vertically stacks components.

To meet compact design demands of portable and desktop medical devices, Package on Package (PoP) assembly packaging technology vertically stacks discrete controller and memory Ball Grid Array (BGA) components. This allows multi-chip packages to be integrated for space conservation on PCB and simplifies assembly processes using single flow/reflow, which eliminates thermal stress during assembly....

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Filter Cap for smallest digital humidity sensors.
Caps

Filter Cap for smallest digital humidity sensors.

Made of PBT and equipped with filter membrane, SF2 filter cap protects SHT21/SHT25 humidity and temperature sensors from water, dust, dirt, and other contaminants. Cap fits exact external dimensions of SHT2x sensors and features filtration efficiency of 99.99% for all particles greater than 0.1 Â-µm. Mountable after reflow soldering, cap is fixed by plugging 4 pins into holes in PCB. Product...

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Palletizers

Robotic Palletizers suit cold processing operations.

Severe Duty line of robotic palletizers feature FANUC robotic arm with jacket that allows encapsulated warm air to circulate around arm when operating in low temperature environments down to -20°F. Accommodating various product types, weights, and sizes, system builds loads in interlocked, brick, spiral, or column patterns. Multiple configurations are available including single station...

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Miscellaneous Film

Shiner International Announces Receipt of Patent for Proprietary BOPP Film Technology

HAIKOU, China -- Shiner International, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEST) ("Shiner" or the "Company"), an emerging global supplier of anti-counterfeiting and advanced packaging products, today announced that it has received its sixteenth National Invention Patent covering the product and production process for its proprietary bi-axially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film with superior-strength heat seal...

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Packaging Machinery

Husky Expands Beverage Packaging Product Line with H-PET AE Preform System

BOLTON, Ontario - Husky Injection Molding Systems today announced that it will be launching H-PET(TM) AE (all-electric), a new PET preform injection molding system at the upcoming K2010 tradeshow in Dusseldorf, Germany, October 27 - November 3, 2010. "With the launch of H-PET AE, we have applied our beverage packaging experience to develop a small, efficient and low maintenance all-electric...

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Transparent Inflatable Packaging protects fragile contents.
Packaging Materials

Transparent Inflatable Packaging protects fragile contents.

Made from coextrusion of LDPE film and nylon, ChamberPak(TM) features series of adjoining air tubes that are securely inflated to cushion and protect products during shipment. Tubes are connected via series of one-way valves, and one chamber puncture will not affect others. Once contents are loaded into deflated package, structure is inflated through external valve. Package can then be loaded...

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Packaging Machinery

Robotic Platform enhances food packaging processes.

Packaging Automation Cell (PAC) is designed to accommodate high-speed primary packaging applications requiring flexible and sanitary processing, specifically addressing hygienic requirements of meat and poultry packaging. Built with rigid, stainless steel frame, cell integrates Quattro s650HS USDA-accepted parallel linked robot, motion and vision controllers, touchscreen interface, and predefined...

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Schreiner Protech at Electronica 2010, Hall B1, Booth 668
Printers

Schreiner Protech at Electronica 2010, Hall B1, Booth 668

Oberschleissheim, - Schreiner ProTech, a specialist for industrial marking solutions and functional components, will showcase selected product innovations at electronica 2010 in Munich from November 9 to 12. The highlights to be displayed will include marking solutions and printing-dispensing systems for very small components, functional films and controls with printed electronics plus RFID...

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