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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 […]

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 our EPI 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 been in production for some time and is […]

Covered! On-site Rebuilds for SATO Print Engines

  Our service option, Covered! for Print Engines, provides on-site replacement of worn parts on SATO print engines. This fixed price service plan includes parts, travel and labor. Printers covered by this plan inlcude the SATO S84-ex, S86-ex, 8485Se and S8408.   How Does Covered! Work? Covered! is an all-inclusive service plan for your SATO […]

Continuous Inkjet vs Thermal Inkjet

For printing variable codes on a wide range of products, continuous inkjet (CIJ) has been the preferred solution for many years – outselling competitive technologies by a wide margin. This isn’t to say that CIJ has no competition, however, some of the alternate technologies such as laser and other types of inkjet can do an excellent […]

HIBCC Barcodes for UDI Labeling

If you make medical devices, you are sure to be getting organized for complying with the FDA’s Unique Device Identification (UDI) program. Here at ID Technology and Greydon, we have helped a lot of companies get into compliance with the UDI rules. While a lot of the companies we’ve worked with use the GS1 barcoding […]