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An introduction to the GS1 barcode and explanation of why and how it is used.


Company

ID Technology, a brand of Pro Mach, is a manufacturer and integrator of labeling, coding and marking equipment.

SureCode: Integrated Drying & Inkjet Coding

Article

A common reason for a bad inkjet code on a package has nothing to do with the coder but everything to do with the package. When water or dirt covers the surface, the ink cannot latch on—and the code becomes compromised.


Company

QuickLabel makes everything you need to print your own labels: digital color label printers, barcode printers, labeling software, and printing accessories.


Company

VIPColor Technologies is a leading-edge provider of innovative solutions for the production, management and utilization of package, product, promotion, logistic and location labels across industrial and retail supply chains.


Company

Pak-Tec offers a wide range of industrial coding, marking, and adhesive solutions with a focus on reliability, flexibility, and efficiency.  We are proud to represent some of the top names in the packaging industry such as Hit


Article

The BlisterJet CMYK, a UV drop-on-demand piezo inkjet printing system for full-color printing on blisters, will debut at Pack Expo.

 


Article

Most packaging lines today need simplicity, mobility and security to operate effectively.


Article

Nimble brand owners wanting to step closer to real-time, on-demand graphics for packaging have two new colorful options coming to market in the form of Variprint and Infinity brand Inline Digital Printing technologies from Dat


Article

Cheese Merchants doubles in size and adds three new netweigher-equipped vertical form/fill/seal systems to solidify its flexible packaging capability.

 


Article

DataLase technology is gaining traction as an efficient way to laser-code cartons and cases while eliminating the need for print-and-apply-labels.

 


Article

User-friendly features and attention to top performance make these new packaging systems stand out across a range of product categories: conveying, inspecting, flow wrapping, coding and case forming/sealing.


Company

We take a “Best of Breed” approach in helping you make the best selection of products and services for your specific application.


Article

Coding variable information like lot and date directly onto high-density polyethylene (HDPE) bottles has always been difficult. Ink jet will do it but is messy and there may be solvent bleed-through issues.


Article

For the most part, packaging operations are pretty satisfied with the coding technology they are using to apply date codes to packages, with inkjet leading competitive options.


An introduction to the GS1 barcode and explanation of why and how it is used.

SureCode: Integrated Drying & Inkjet Coding

A common reason for a bad inkjet code on a package has nothing to do with the coder but everything to do with the package. When water or dirt covers the surface, the ink cannot latch on—and the code becomes compromised. The new SureCode dual unit...


The BlisterJet CMYK, a UV drop-on-demand piezo inkjet printing system for full-color printing on blisters, will debut at Pack Expo.

 

When you think of blister packaging, you typically picture a foil laminate or other sealing film...


Most packaging lines today need simplicity, mobility and security to operate effectively. And with nearly every production operation required to print a code somewhere on the packaging, hitting this trifecta with your coding equipment could be a...


Nimble brand owners wanting to step closer to real-time, on-demand graphics for packaging have two new colorful options coming to market in the form of Variprint and Infinity brand Inline Digital Printing technologies from DataLase.

 

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Cheese Merchants doubles in size and adds three new netweigher-equipped vertical form/fill/seal systems to solidify its flexible packaging capability.

 

There are packaging material converters and then there are cheese “converters”...


DataLase technology is gaining traction as an efficient way to laser-code cartons and cases while eliminating the need for print-and-apply-labels.

 

From a readability and contrast perspective, a brown kraft paper corrugated case is a...


User-friendly features and attention to top performance make these new packaging systems stand out across a range of product categories: conveying, inspecting, flow wrapping, coding and case forming/sealing.

See all of them at...


Coding variable information like lot and date directly onto high-density polyethylene (HDPE) bottles has always been difficult. Ink jet will do it but is messy and there may be solvent bleed-through issues. It can also be removed. Lasers work...


For the most part, packaging operations are pretty satisfied with the coding technology they are using to apply date codes to packages, with inkjet leading competitive options. But will existing capabilities serve future expectations?

In a...


Could there be a better way for consumers to determine if their foods and beverages are fresh and/or safe to consume than the often confusing and unregulated date code? Are smart sensor technologies or quick-response (QR) codes viable options?...


While laser coding is nothing new, new advancements in the technology are improving their utility and performance on packaging production floors.  We present four examples of how that has been done including two that show how vendors’ improvements...


Like a well-equipped garage or workroom, the EastPack show (June 9-11; NYC) assembles packaging equipment makers for upstream and downstream packaging operations. Here are some of the new products you can see and touch at the event that tout...


It’s a packaging designer’s nightmare: Having to work around an ugly registration mark or the little black box where a laser code will go. The latter example is most unappealing when the carton is a pristine white or has another, more colorful,...


Pack Expo East was the place to be last week including in Pro Mach’s machinery- and innovation-packed booth that showcased improvements in coding, sleeving and wrapping systems among the company’s 25 brands.

 

My colleague Lisa Pierce...


Anser USA’s mission is to support the pharmaceutical, food & beverage and automotive industries with the highest quality most effective and technologically advanced track and trace equipment available. We are committed to responding to the...


Bell-Mark is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacturing of in-line coding and printing equipment. For over 50 years, Bell-Mark has been developing innovative solutions for package and carton printing applications in the meat, medical...


Cognex Corporation is the world’s leading provider of vision systems, vision software, vision sensors and surface inspection systems used in manufacturing automation. Cognex is also a leader in industrial ID readers.

Cognex vision helps...


Dartronics Inc. is a system integrator of packaging machinery and marking and coding equipment, including Hewlett Packard, Hitachi, and HSAJet industrial printers. Product features include print-and-apply labeling systems; apply-only and print,...


In business since 1988, Epilog Laser has worked hard to become the leader in the laser engraving, cutting and marking industry. We are innovators. We are problem solvers. We are committed to designing and manufacturing the highest-quality laser...


Gem Marking & Coding is a premier provider of product identification equipment and inks for any application. Established in 1952, Gem pioneered marking systems for the wire & cable industry using patented wheel printing processes designed...


GREYDON, INC. started in 1993 with a concept of providing the highest quality and best value printing equipment for the packaging industry.

The heart of our focus has been primarily horizontal form, fill and seal packaging machine...


Over the last 25 years Harlund has gained extensive and valuable experience in all aspects of product coding and identification. Our customers come from many industries across Canada.

They come to Harlund because of our ability to meet their...


I.D. Systems is a global distribution partner offering unique automated coding and labeling products.

Supported by over 25 years of industry and field experience, I.D. Systems focuses on exceptional customer satisfaction, offering superior...


Since 1994, when Iconotech introduced its first printer for rsc cases, Iconotech printers have provided the most effective solution for in-house generic case printing programs for corrugated cases, kraft multi-wall bags, die cuts and blanks....


ID Technology, a brand of Pro Mach, is a manufacturer and integrator of labeling, coding and marking equipment. The ID Technology product line includes Label Applicators, Label Printer Applicators, RFID Solutions, Inkjet Printers, Laser Coders,...


Label House has the experience, expertise and product knowledge to recommend, install and service the right product identification solution.

We have been selling, supporting and servicing labeling, coding and marking products for over 50...


Markem-Imaje, a wholly owned subsidiary of the US-based Dover Corporation is a trusted world manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions, offering a full line of reliable and innovative inkjet, thermal transfer, laser, and...


Pacfic Barcode is committed to world class customer service. Whether you need preprinted barcode labels or a completely outfitted warehouse, Pacific Barcode is your solutions provider with name brand and OEM barcode scanners, software, printers...


Pak-Tec offers a wide range of industrial coding, marking, and adhesive solutions with a focus on reliability, flexibility, and efficiency.  We are proud to represent some of the top names in the packaging industry such as Hitachi, Foxjet, Logopak...

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