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  • Octagonal-Shaped Bag

    February 5, 2018

    Bulk Lift recently introduced the Stack-Pac M-Series FIBC, an octagonal-shaped bag designed to reduce bulk bag bloat, which can lead to damage and subsequent product loss, resulting in higher supply chain costs. Producing a straighter, more stable FIBC makes it easier to load, unload, and stack,...


  • Mobile Flexible Screw Conveyor for Bulk Bag Discharging, Manual Dumping

    January 2, 2018

    A new FLEXICON mobile flexible screw conveyor with multi-purpose hood transfers material discharged from bulk bags and/or manually dumped from handheld sacks into elevated process equipment or storage vessels dust free. Mounted on a frame with locking casters for in-plant mobility, the system...

  • 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...