Portland, CT (PRWEB) February 19, 2008
Standard-Knapp, a worldwide leader in the manufacture of the ultimate in packaging machinery, introduces the Continuum™ integrated tray packing and shrink wrapping system. Ideal for packaging applications in the food and beverage industries, Standard-Knapp's new tray packing and shrink wrapping system provides efficiency, flexibility, quick changeover and a low-maintenance design.
Handling the largest diameter range in the industry, the robust Continuum integrated tray packing/shrink wrapping system is ideal for both loose containers and multipacks in a variety of materials, including glass, PET, HDPE, metal and fiber cans, HiCone, shrink bundles, and paperboard overwrap. These products can be packed into both corrugated and chipboard trays for added flexibility. Customers can choose between a free-standing or integrated shrink wrapper, as well as an integrated tray stacker option.
Operating at speeds up to 70 trays per minute (TPM), Standard-Knapp's system provides a smooth transition during the product/tray merge. Additionally, the Continuum integrated tray packing/shrink wrapping system offers a quick, by-the-numbers changeover system with minimal change parts that require no tools. The system also features simple touch screen controls and a push-button grouper changeover to increase ease-of-use.
Servo-driven for increased precision and repeatability, Standard-Knapp's Continuum integrated tray packing/shrink wrapping system offers Zero-Gap in-feed technology for balanced, jam-resistant packing lanes. Zero-Gap incorporates precise geometry and sensors to ensure a continuous container supply to the downstream lanes and grouping section.
Standard-Knapp designs, builds and supports the ultimate in packaging machinery for the most demanding customers. Providing reliable, flexible and easy-to-use packaging equipment, Standard-Knapp serves industries including beverage, food, personal care, household chemicals and automotive. A pioneer in the field of automatic packaging equipment, Standard-Knapp leads the industry with the latest innovations in tray packers, tray loading machines, case packers, shrink wrappers, and bottle packers. With over 100 years of experience, Standard-Knapp is the ultimate in case and shrink packaging. For more information on Standard-Knapp's products, visit http://www.standard-knapp.com, call 860-342-1100.