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April 11, 2014
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A Packaging Minute with Liz

Episode 50: PACK EXPO



Pre-show exhibitor videos

PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013 is drawing near; the event will be held September 23-25, 2013. Below is a compilation of interviews and product demonstrations with exhibitors to enable you to experience and see the dynamic show floor, all before the show begins. These videos highlight some of the new innovations and products to be displayed. Join us for a short stroll as we explore several booths.

  • Primary and secondary packaging automation solutions for food and beverage producers
  • The 3600 Printer Applicator – Combining the Packing List & Shipping Label All-in-One
  • Learn about Curwood’s latest Liquiflex® High Speed Continuous Motion Foodservice Equipment and Film Technology.  
  • Curwood brings Micvac® Refrigerated Ready Meal Technology to North America. 
  • Hartness works with Premium Waters to provide a "Premium" solution for their newest bottling line.
  • Model 252 Label Printer Applicator built on Centerline-Modularity™ concept
  • Multifunctional FreshCard® Scavengers remove oxygen from food packaging, inhibiting spoilage.
  • Freedom™ hot melt dispensing system works with Freedom-certified adhesives to eliminate char and minimize downtime.
  • Viscopack® is the bulk liquid packaging system that saves time and money.
  • TP80 Load Sharing high speed pick & place using all-new LineManager software 
  • Eliminate leakers, reduce materials, improve energy savings and OEE with Ultrasonic sealing
  • The Rhino 12 Tray Sealer is ideal for medium to large production environments

Check out videos from last year's PACK EXPO 2012!



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Increase efficiency and reduce costs by deploying high speed robotic picking on your line today.  BPA Delta style robots coupled with Cognex Vision Systems provide the fastest platform for pick and place applications.  BPA Delta Style robots are faster and reduce more human touch points than other available methods.  By utilizing a Cognex Vision System you increase quality and efficiency while reducing mechanical fixturing and labor hour costs.  BPA Delta Style Robots with Cognex Vision Systems quickly, accurately and efficiently load random oriented product into containers, wrappers or hffs machines all “on the fly” without stopping or indexing production, this leads to higher Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)

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Check out the September 2014 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, with features on flexible packaging, robots in packaging, and much more!

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