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Beer Bottles

Labelling machines for beer bottles

July’s machine of the month is an ALbelt C wrap-around labeller designed to label 16 ounce beer cans for a craft brewery in the United States. The solution was required to label a wide variety of beers cans (including seasonal beers) to resolve the problem of purchasing more costly and inflexible pre-printed cans. In response the labeller applies clear labels onto…

January’s machine of the month is a system designed to apply labels onto previously labelled beer bottles to provide additional information required for export markets. The labelling machines were produced for a well-known European brewery and installed on an existing packaging line, where the products were fed from rotary tables. The system manages the product flow to index and orientates each…

ALTech UK have developed an innovative 3-roller labelling machine, on behalf of Staffordshire Brewery (also known as Leek Brewery), that can provide both full wraparound or front-back wraparound labelling in combination with a registered neck label, for their beer bottle contract requirements. This complex range of labelling formats is normally only achievable on vastly more expensive rotary labelling machines. And, not…