Tag: packaging safety

Palletizing Solution: The PalletPal

Stop the cause of stress and injury while palletizing Palletizing is strenuous and repetitive (see right). Whether you are pulling orders, replenishing or managing back stock on a traditional order picker lift. The constant reaching and bending to place goods on the pallet is inefficient. Many packaging operations need an efficient and safe palletizing solution to these problems. The wasted motion, the stress on the operator including fatigue or even injury can be significantly reduced by positioning the pallet at

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Packaging safety standards and looking forward

Out of all of its various uses, there are some aspects of packaging that are less commonly noticed. One of the most pressing is packaging safety standards, which has several angles being addressed within the marketplace. One such concern is that of traceability and product safety. Food Production Daily reported smart packaging technology one solution featuring advances including radio-frequency identification. Citing the Active and Intelligence Packaging Industry Association, the news source found that demand for these containers in industries like food production will reach a total of about $3.5 billion by 2017.

Other industries, such as the bottling and beverage industry, are also jumping on board. A Michigan-based technology provider called eAgile, together with these industries, developed eSeal, a packaging technology expected to be used on food cartons, beverage bottles and similar containers. The expectation of eSeal is to promote and incorporate the following advances…

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