Is it Time to Replace Your Old CIJ Printer?

It often amazes me just how many of the original Citronix inkjet printers are still in use doing a good job for their owners. It is generally considered that the lifespan of this type of printer is in the region of 5 to 7 years. There are however many printers still working well that are […]

New ClearMark™ TIJ Printer

Thermal Inkjet (TIJ)  technology from HP has been around for some time, but new developments in the hardware, software and in the types of ink that are available have made TIJ a viable option for a much wider range of product coding applications.   ID Technology’s new ClearMark TIJ printer is designed to take advantage […]

Welcome to ProMach FLtecnics

ProMach has had a relationship with FLtecnics for about four years and . it is great to see the company is now a part of our team. FLtecnics is based in Girona, Spain and manufactures a range of horizontal pouch equipment, making it a perfect fit in our Flexibles Business Line. Our colleagues at Matrix have […]

A Sea of Orange Day-Glo

Jim Immel, EPI Technical Sales Manger has had production managers from large regional bakers call him and exclaim that they are drowning in a “sea of orange day-glo”.  Those of you familiar with commercial baking know that orange day-glo labels are a mainstay for bakery promotional labeling. One manager even went on to to explain […]

Labeler for Tapered and Round Containers

It seems to me that every time I work our booth at a trade show, the same thing happens. A visitor walks onto the booth, delves into a tote bag and brings out a plastic tapered container – the kind used for spreads, olives, etc. “Can you label this?” is the question. While the answer is […]

Semi-Automatic Labeling for Wine Packaging

It is quite common for wine packaging to need front and back labels to be placed on the bottles. For products with reasonably large production, this is not a problem because a labeling machine (such as our Modular Plus) can be built into the packaging line. For small wineries, or for larger companies with some […]

The History of Clamshell Packaging

In 1978, the US inventor Thomas Jake Lunsford, took out a patent on his new package design, The Clamshell, a plastic blister package. A plastic blister package is a term for several types of pre-formed plastic packaging for small consumer goods, foods, and for pharmaceuticals. The primary component of a blister pack is a pocket made […]

Integrated Labeling/Case Sealing Solution

Let’s face it, there is never enough room in the packaging area to add equipment to the lines. That’s why ID Technology has designed an integrated case sealing – print apply system that takes up just 7 feet of precious line length.   The 252CTL system uses the ID Technology 252 printer applicator system interfaced […]

DSCSA Case Packing and Aggregation

If you are working to complete your pharmaceutical company’s Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) compliance, you’ll know that aggregating products at production line speeds can get tricky. As part of ProMachs portfolio of serialization products, ID Technology’s Serialization Series includes systems to help with every layer of packaging and aggregation, from unit level up […]

Zero Downtime Labeling with the UII ZDT by EPI

Sometimes it seems that packaging and labeling equipment just get more and more complicated.  The labeling systems from EPI, a ProMach brand show that this doesn’t have to be the case, simple machines designed to provide accurate and reliable labeling all day, every day. The UII labeling head has proven to be simple to use and […]