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Implementing Industry 4.0 in packaging

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Implementing Industry 4.0 in packaging


Adopting Industry 4.0 into your packaging line can bring many benefits from better data management to improved efficiency. But while the benefits may be clear, replacing a complete production line may not be an option for packaging companies operating on already tight margins. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Omron Corporation
An innovative tool in the fight against counterfeiters

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An innovative tool in the fight against counterfeiters


Schaeffler’s OriginCheck App has Made the Company an “Outstanding Landmark in the Land of Ideas”. Schaeffler’s solution makes digitally checking the authenticity of products easy. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Grupo Schaeffler
Omron to introduce NX1-series controller that integrates control and information

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Omron to introduce NX1-series controller that integrates control and information


Omron Corporation (HQ: Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto. CEO: Yoshihito Yamada) announced the global release in April of its new NX1-series Machine Automation Controller that boosts productivity while leveraging information. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Omron Corporation
High performance packaging machine for snacks

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High performance packaging machine for snacks


Theegarten-Pactec will use iba 2018 (Munich, 15-20 September) to present its portfolio for primary packaging of snacks (at the joint stand with Winkler and Dünnebier) in Hall A6, Booth 457. The premium supplier develops and manufactures tailor-made packaging machines for small-sized confectionery and snacks, used by manufacturers around the globe. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Theegarten-Pactec
Flexible and secure packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical industry

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Flexible and secure packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical industry


At Achema 2018, which was held from 11 to 15 June in Frankfurt, Multivac presented integrated solutions for packing medical and pharmaceutical products, as well as demonstrating its comprehensive expertise in automation. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Multivac
Set collar – standard part only?

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Set collar – standard part only?


No, the set collar is not a simple standard part; in fact, it represents a sophisticated and multifaceted element. At least when it comes from Elesa+Ganter. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Elesa+Ganter
E-commerce effects on the containers and packaging sector

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E-commerce effects on the containers and packaging sector


There are few products that scape to online sales. Among the catalogues of the largest companies who sell online products can be found from clothing, home appliances, food and drinks, high-tech, to cars. Companies such as AliExpress, Amazon, Ebay or GearBest have caused a change in the sector of packaging and logistics, allowing almost any product arrives to consumers in anywhere in the world. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging and containers BRAND: ITENE
Theegarten-Pactec at Achema: integrated, systematic process solution

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Theegarten-Pactec at Achema: integrated, systematic process solution


At the Romaco Kilian stand (Hall 3, Stand B49) at Achema 2018 in Frankfurt (11 to 15 June), Theegarten-Pactec will be presenting a comprehensive solution for compressing powder to tabs with subsequent primary packaging in flow packs. The system incorporates the well-established packaging machine FPC5 with ancillary units by AZO and Romaco Kilian. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Theegarten-Pactec
Spring hinges for automatic return

Industry equipment

Spring hinges for automatic return


Elesa+Ganter offer a wide range of hinges made of engineering plastics, steel, stainless steel, aluminium or zinc-alloy and with different types of assembly, rotation angles, load resistance values or with integrated safety switch. Such a wide range of variants in production allows customers to choose the suitable hinge for their application whatever the market sector. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Elesa+Ganter
Award for high design quality: Industrial handling robot Motoman GP8 receives Red Dot

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Award for high design quality: Industrial handling robot Motoman GP8 receives Red Dot


The Red Dot jury has made its decision: After all of the products submitted were tested and assessed individually in the course of an evaluation process spanning several days, the handling robot Motoman GP8 by Yaskawa received the distinction “Red Dot”. The panel of experts awards the internationally recognised seal of quality only to products that win them over with their high design quality. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Yaskawa