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  • Duravant Acquires Hamer LLC

    May 28, 2015

    Illinois-based Duravant has acquired packaging equipment company Hamer LLC, the companies announced on Thursday. Duravant, which owns brands such as Fischbein and FMH Conveyors, acquired Hamer from Hanover Partners and Tuckerman Capital. Hamer is based in Plymouth, MN and manufactures packaging...

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  • Package Content Compliance

    May 26, 2015

    Product recalls or halts in production are the nightmare of every production manager. The loss in output, additional rework costs, and damage to your company's reputation can have long-lasting effects. Understanding packaging standards and methods of ensuring compliance can provide piece of...

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  • Filling Technology for the Building Industry

    May 26, 2015

    Cement, mortar, or gypsum - the bulk density, flow characteristics, and grain distribution of these products, which are filled in bags and packed for delivery to the customer, may vary significantly. BEUMER Group, a single-source provider of filling, palletizing, and packaging systems offers the...

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  • Positive Flow Control Valve

    May 21, 2015

    The Positive Flow Control valve is a cut-off valve for auger filling of fine products like flour, cake mix, sugar, ground coffee, cappuccino, and malt. It is also used with coffee beans, seeds, and other dry products that are filled in bags and other containers. The Positive Flow Control valve is...

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  • New Patented Bulk Bag Conditioning System

    May 20, 2015

    Conditioning and emptying bulk bags with agglomerated material can be dangerous if the proper equipment is not utilized. This unit addresses concerns related to the commonly practiced "forklift conditioning method" such as bag breakage, plant structural damage, forklift damage, or injury...

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  • Optimized Bag Filling

    May 14, 2015

    The Beumer fillpac filling machine can be flexibly integrated with existing packaging lines and can be optimally adapted to the customer's situation. Specific weighing electronics ensure the weight accuracy of the bags. Rejects caused by too high or too low filling weights can nearly be...

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  • DIR Technologies Partners with Pfizer

    May 13, 2015

    DIR Technologies, a provider of quality and process control solutions for pharmaceutical primary packaging, has announced a five-year agreement with Pfizer Inc. The agreement provides Pfizer with access to DIR Technologies’ first-to-industry inspection and quality control solutions, and...

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  • Which Packaging Technology is Best for You?

    May 13, 2015

    For many companies in the chemical, building material, or food industries, the efficient packaging of their palletized goods is a deciding competitive factor. Some of the crucial factors are transport security, anti-theft protection, display characteristics of the packaged goods, as well as...

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  • High-Speed Bagging Equipment

    May 13, 2015

    The Concetti FFS Forza features form-fill-seal technology that offers high level production capacity and a tubular reel. Specifically conceived for the petrochemical industry, it can achieve a filling rate of 2600 x 50-lb bags/hr with a single bagging spout. The advanced design combines the...

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  • Making, Filling, and Closing of Carton Cans

    May 11, 2015

    InlineCans are carton cans that can be made, filled, and closed in one continuous process, and if required, can also be further processed to end packaging. The benefits in terms of efficiency in warehousing and logistics are significant. At the point-of-sale, the packaging is convincing with...

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