The R-300 multipacking system can be configured as a multipacker, a shrink labeler and a combination multipacker/shrink labeler for individual products. Multipacking using this system produces high product visibility, as the shrink sleeve acts as an appealing and convenient unit, the co. states. Printed sleeves also eliminate the need to orient the product within the pack and cover individual bar codes, avoiding scanning errors. For rigorous applications, the system is integrated with special product handling that groups and orients products in dual counter-rotating timing screws, then hands them off to servo-controlled gripper belts for precise product handling.
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