- Fully automatic sleeve applicator.
- Flexible in shape, size and material.
- DARFresh (VAP) / MAP / BASIC Lidding….all wrapped up.
Retailers are specifying the use of cardboard sleeves on tray based packaging more and more. The upside is the amount of printable ‘real estate’ the medium delivers. The downside, it’s a manual process that requires a lot of labour and introduces risk in price/weigh applications … not anymore.
The new Price/Weigh Label Sleeve Applicator from Result to be showcased at Foodpro will enable food processors to view the latest innovative solution offering a new way to deliver sleeves to any form of tray based pack.
The major benefits are simple and deliver ROIs that are abnormally short when compared to any other form of capital purchase.
Material Costs Slashed……the use of narrow edge leading self-adhesive based materials reduces packaging costs by up to 50% when compared to traditional pre-made cardboard sleeves.
Increased Output…..in almost every case the current sleeves are applied by hand, one machine and depending on size, outputs of 80 packs per minute are achievable.
Remove the Risk…..in price weigh applications, production staff need to correctly match the printed label, apply it to a sleeve and then ensure it’s on the right pack. In line Direct Thermal or Thermal Transfer Overprinting automates this process so it’s correct ALL THE TIME!
Any Type of Tray….DARFRESH (VSP), MAP or any traditional type of Lidding applications can all be dealt with by a single machine. In many cases even Thermoformed Packs can be transported. The technology is key, Servo Driven control of both the product and the sleeve to ensure accurate placement on every product to +/-1mm.
The second generation Herma 752CFW delivers exceptional performance. Many of the country’s top FMCG companies have been using Herma Application systems for years. This system has been built upon “tried and tested” technology that just keeps on performing.
Any size and shape of tray can be handled. Square and rectangle is the norm, but round trays are just as easy. Set up and change is quick and easy, so demanding production environments with short or long runs can be dealt with at an operator level eliminating the need for a team of engineers to be on call to get production going.