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(Industrial Printing Equipment)
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Date coding to help consumers maintain food quality and safety. The message is a "Best by MM/DD/YY'. Cans are printed with one line. One liter amber glass bottles are printed with two lines (14 high... (View Full Article)
(Packaging and Labeling Equipment)
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Corrugated boxes for a private label, store branded, and co-packed food manufacturer... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Microbrewery Beer cans and brown glass bottles - primary packaging Why is it being marked? Date marking to help consumers maintain food quality and safety. The message is a "Best... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Confectinery / Snack Food for the Packaging Industry Why is it being marked? -Traceability: "best by date" and production identification. -Fourteen (14) 2mm characters,... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Specialty chocolate candy manufacturer's packaging, foil, and paper overwrap used on fund-raising candy bars and seasonal products. Why is it being marked? Traceability batch... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Specialty Chocolate Candy Manufacturers - Packaging, Foil and Paper Over-wrap used on fund raising candy bars and seasonal products. Why is it being marked? Traceability Batch... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? PVC Bags used for packaging blood and other fluids Medical Packaging Industry. Why is it being marked? To identify the contents of the bag (fixed information) with mandated... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Engineered wood products marked directly as boards come out of the hot press area. Also modified high temperature printheads would be considered for any other substrates where... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Extruded High Density Polyethylene pipes. Why is it being marked? Primary identification - company name, part size, product description and mandated information (alphanumeric... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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All manufacturers of a bagged product including: food, lawn and garden, chemicals and agriculture products as well as resins, pellet material and premixes. What is being marked? Print one or two sides... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Clear or white poly rolls of film, for packaging powdered or granulated compounds used for steel and metals manufacturing. Why is it being marked? Customer would purchase and... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Wax coated, carton stock. Package dimension is 1.5" x 3.5" containing hearing aid batteries. Why is it being marked? Primary identification including three lines of 3mm... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Kraft bags filled with flour for the food packaging industry. Why is it being marked? Marking two sides of bag wtih up to two lines of text at 80-90 fpm. Customer wanted higher... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Small plastic vials with 24% sucrose solution for children. This manufacturer produces medical products for premature and sick newborns. Why is it being marked? Primary packaging... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Sides of metallic pouches (pouch dimensions are 9" x 5.5" x 2.5") for Pet Foods Manufacturer in the water bottling industry producing foil water pouches for pet consumption. Why... (View Full Article)
(Materials Processing Equipment)
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What is being marked? Paper bag containers for sugar, 2-lb. and 4-lb. clay-cote bags. Confectionery Packaging Industry Why is it being marked? Traceability - Shift code, plant ID. One - two line... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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By coupling a vision system with an advanced marking system during the past year, a San Joaquin Valley fruit packing organization has been able to increase the speed of its packaging operations by 50%... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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By beefing up its marking system for the thousands of 50 lb (20 kg) and 100 lb (40 kg) high density polyethylene bags of calcium chloride it produces each year, General Chemical Canada Ltd. has... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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Huhtamaki, one of the largest global packaging companies which operates thirteen manufacturing facilities in North America, is now using a highly effective new marking system at its Malvern, Pa.,... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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To assure customers of precise identification for its flat-rolled steel coils products, Taylor Coil Processing has recently installed an efficient, sophisticated ink-jet marking system providing... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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It's well understood that external package graphics mean everything in successfully selling consumer products, but not so that internal package markings are critical in maintaining product quality.... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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Since its founding in 1869, The Pacific Lumber Company (PALCO) has been a leader in innovating saw mill process and equipment technology. Typical is the recent acquisition of an advanced electronic... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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Replacing its old, low-quality marking system with a new printer that readily interfaces with the fruit-filled fiberboard cases passing through its scanning system has made a big difference to... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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Selling commodity plastic products has become a truly competitive business. And it's not necessarily the plastic that counts at all, since all pipes look alike at the point of purchase, except for one... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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Hidden Villa Ranch (HVR), one of southern California's fastest growing food companies, has made tracing egg production and shipping information easier with the installation of its new marking system -... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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Tolloti Plastic Pipe, a long standing Matthews customer, has been using offset printers to mark their continual extruded product. A desire to incorporate a date code and operator's initials into the... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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In the wood construction products industry, marking is more than putting ink on piece of wood. According to DerekRatchford, Technical Director of International Paper Company's (IP) Engineered Wood... (View Full Article)
(Industrial Printing Equipment)
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Provide retailers and consumer with shelf life information and production data.... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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Like most all new drum producers, Berenfield Containers, Ltd. of Ohio has always marked their drum lids with the traditional embossing/debossing method. That is until November 1998. After acquiring... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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When GAF Materials Corporation decided last year to move from its post-production bundle hand-stacking operation to prepare shingles for shipment - modernizing the whole system by changing over to... (View Full Article)
(Material Handling and Packaging Services)
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To maintain high quality control, GBF prints a date code, lot number, and expiration date on the box using a recently aquired Matthews S.C.I. F.I.™ 3200 small character ink-jet printing system.... (View Full Article)