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  • High-Speed Turning Technology

    November 30, 2017

    Columbia’s new patented Variable Position Turner (VPT) technology maximizes speed and flexibility for inline high-speed palletizing. With VPT technology, servos are used to dynamically position the center turners laterally on an in-line palletizer while the layer is being formed. VPT...

  • High-Speed Shrink Sleeve/Neck Banding System

    November 30, 2017

    PDC International Corp. has re-introduced a shrink sleeve applicator/bander that operates at up to 400 cpm, and handles a broad range of applications, including bottled and jarred foods, pharmaceuticals, and products with irregular shapes or inconsistent sizes, such as candles and syringes. The...

  • Beumer Introduces New Bag-in-Bag System

    November 27, 2017

    The new Beumer bag-in-bag system quickly packs filled paper bags individually or in groups with a weather-resistant plastic film. This protects the contents against moisture, dust, insects, and other environmental influences during storage and transport. The bag-in-bag is easy to integrate into...

  • Spiroflow Launches New Website

    November 14, 2017

    Following the release of its new branding in July, bulk material handling and automation specialist Spiroflow has announced the launch of a new website. The new website features a fresh, modern design for a worldwide audience. It provides users with faster and more complete access to critical...

  • Explosion-Proof Bag Dump Station with Glove Box, Compactor, Conveyor

    October 19, 2017

    This new Flexicon bag dump station with NEMA 7/9 explosion-proof electrical system contains dust emitted from manual dumping activities, compacts empty bags, and conveys the material to an elevated destination. Bags are staged on the bag tray and transferred through a plastic strip curtain into a...

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  • Selecting the Right Packaging Equipment

    September 27, 2017

    When a plant manager is tasked with selecting the right equipment to handle his packaging process there are three main areas to take into consideration. First, what style of package is right for your product? Second, what characteristics does your product have? Finally, what performance criteria is...

  • Tamper-Evident Shrink Sealer

    September 14, 2017

    The 65C-M shrink sealer with integrated material accumulator is based on an equipment platform developed by PDC, now widely used and specified throughout the food and pharma sectors for the application of heat shrinkable, tamper-evident neckbands.   Most notably, a shrink material...

  • New Data Acquisition Software for Bagging Systems

    September 11, 2017

    Improving productivity by monitoring the complete system in a facility will be easier in future, thanks to a new software solution that Concetti - a provider of weighing, bagging and palletizing systems - has implemented on one of its FFS Continua machine for the chemical industry. This...

  • Navigator Capital acquires Sapal from Bosch Packaging Technology

    September 6, 2017

    The Navigator Group is planning to acquire the engineering company Sapal S.A., Ecublens, Switzerland, from Bosch's Packaging Technology division. Corresponding contracts were signed on September 5, 2017. Sapal is part of the packaging machinery division of the Bosch Group, focused on...