Tri-Seal: Embossed induction seal closure liners From: Tri-Seal, a Tekni-Plex Co.
Using proprietary technology, Tri-Seal has been able to create an embossed induction seal liner that boosts both visual and tactile aesthetics. The latest addition to the Tri-Seal line is suited for a wide variety of products including over-the-counter pharmaceuticals, personal care, cosmetics, nutraceuticals and more. “In today’s demanding marketplace, brand owners continue to look for […]
ID Plastics LP: Returnable transportation container system
ID PACK is a professionally engineered sleeve pack system which provides – as standard equipment – everything needed for top-notch efficiency and cargo safety. Its stack-supporting top lid, collapsible protective sleeve, and rock-solid pallet base set new standards in reliability and safety. In addition, a wide range of options is available for configuration in accordance […]
HMC Products: Smart conveyor system
The conveyor can operate in three different modes, one of the modes is called Counting Conveyor. This mode uses the switch located at the drop-off area of the main machine to count the pouches. While in this mode, the conveyor will attempt to group the pouches as they come off the machine. The conveyor will […]
EndFlex: Palletizer From: EndFlex LLC
The position of each case is calculated automatically according to the desired pattern and the dimensions of the case—the Z.ZAG palletizer locates all cases on one pallet and upon completion will start filling the next pallet as the first pallet is replaced. Placing this end of line application at the end of each production line […]
Regina Chain: Dry running resin
Today’s standards for high performance filling lines require a combination of high speed and high productivity, while reducing or eliminating lubrication. Regina e-F.A.S.T. is capable of exceeding such standards due to its ability to deliver a much lower and constant coefficient of friction over time in dry or almost dry running conditions vs. other plastic […]
Videojet: Adjustable 90-deg printhead for CIJ printers From: Videojet Technologies Inc.
The Videojet 1860 printer integrates leading on-board intelligence and communication abilities with exciting technology elements to help meet the ever-evolving and expanding needs of manufacturers. This latest printhead development has been designed to make it easier to adjust the line configuration, without additional printer hardware, in order to address a proliferation of pack sizes and […]
Technica International: Pallet inspection system
Defective pallets present several problems: • Stop the line due to fallen product or due to jamming of the conveyors. • Represent safety hazards during transport and storage. • Generate waste and quality defects. • Decrease the OEE of the plant. Preset quality criteria: • Clean pallet top surface. • Structurally solid bottom runners, legs […]
Honeywell: Camera-based detection system From: Papertech, Inc.
The fully integrated total quality control solution is designed for flat sheet and film processes in which surface detection and production break monitoring capabilities are critical for competitive success. This new solution is designed for paper, pulp, tissue, board, extruded film, calendaring, lithium-ion battery, copper, and aluminium foil producers. Combining Honeywell’s ExperionMX™ technology with market-leading […]
Premier processing event slated for 2021 return
Exhibit sales are open for the return of ProFood Tech (April 13-15, 2021; McCormick Place, Chicago). Following one of the most influential events for food and beverage companies in 2019, ProFood Tech 2021 is set to attract an increasing number of executive-level decision makers with significant influence and purchasing power. Produced by three of the […]
P&G Home Care Brands in Europe to Use Up to 100% PCR by Early 2020
The Procter & Gamble Company has announced it will more than double the amount of recycled plastic in its packaging for household cleaning brands in Europe by early 2020. P&G brands Fairy liquid dish detergent and Flash and Viakal surface cleaning products will increase the use of recycled plastic to nearly 10,000 tons of post-consumer […]