The ThermalPak™ traversing system for high-speed multi-lane, multi-row printing features up to 14 thermal-transfer printheads on a common platform. The system prints on multiple lanes simultaneously and quickly traverses to print multiple rows before starting the next machine cycle. Suitable for use on a wide variety of hf/f/s and IV bagforming machines that produce multiple lanes and multiple rows of packages per cycle, the traversing system maximizes production throughput and flexibility, the co. states. With 300-dpi resolution, the system can print fixed and variable text, graphics and multiple bar-code formats on a variety of packaging substrates to add expiration dates, product identification, lot/batch numbers, company logos and more.
Norwood Marking Systems/Allen Coding Systems, 800/626-3464. www.itw-norwood.com