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ReAgent, a highly regarded chemical manufacturer and supplier based in Cheshire, have commended ALTech’s low cost desktop wraparound ALwrap labelling machine stating “the machine is primarily used for small bottle products, in a cylindrical shape and has already proven to be a fantastic purchase for our labelling procedures”. For ReAgent’s full review of the ALwrap please click the following link: http://www.reagent.co.uk/reagents-new-al-tech-alwrap-labelling-machine/  

Do your requirements for labelling fresh produce peak and trough during changing seasonal demands? ALTech have a large dedicated range of rental labelling machines available for immediate short or medium term hire, ideal for your busiest times of the year. Machines are available for periods as little as two weeks, with a fixed price delivery, installation and training service to install one or multiple machines where required. S&A produce, the UK’s largest strawberry producer with sites in Hereford and Kent,…

The ALmatic E is a new and innovative desktop labelling solution for not only flat sided products, but also shaped items such as oval bottles. By using a low inertia slide motion labelling system, which can be supplemented by a 3D printed jig for special shaped products, a high accuracy application is achieved on a wide variety of products. This solution is a great example of the power of ALTech’s processor speed and labelling algorithms, which precisely matches the label dispensing to…

The long-standing M-Class Sato print engine series has now been discontinued to make way for the new tried and tested S84-ex and S86-ex models. Launched in October 2014, the new print engines have been commended for their exceptional throughput and incomparably easy operation, set up and maintenance features. If you have an M-Class Sato Print engine, or an earlier version of the S84 unit (model numbers M8485Se, M8490Se, M8460Se, M8065Se, M8459Se, S8408, S8412, S8424,), fear not, there is no need…

Among its labelling solutions displayed at Ipack-Ima, ALTech demonstrated its ultra-high speed, premium ALritma X labelling head capable of more than 1,000 labels/min. The applicator features a push-pull label web drive system that maintains perfect web tension for ultra-high precision labelling, no matter the label size or pitch. The ALritma X is particularly suited to high volume labelling applications with a 400mm unwind unit and enlarged rewind system, providing more than double the working time between media changeovers compared to…

NEED SPARE PARTS FOR YOUR ALTECH MACHINE? USE OUR 3D PARTS MANUALS TO HELP YOU FIND WHAT YOU NEED Each machine’s user manual has a dedicated spare parts section where the customer can locate an interactive 3D model of their machine. This user friendly model provides an insight into the construction of each machine and can easily be used to extract the code of any spare parts required. You can then call us with the code and the part will…

PAL International, a market leader in high level disinfectant wipes, has donated a large supply of wet wipes to West Africa to help prevent the spread of Ebola in worst affected areas.  The wet wipes are labelled by their ALbelt C belt conveyor wraparound labelling machine, an economical and highly robust system ideal for labelling cylindrical tubs. The full story can be found on the ITV News web page via the link below: http://www.itv.com/news/central/update/2014-10-17/leicester-charity-sending-supplies-to-sierra-leona-to-help-tackle-ebola/ See the machine in action below.

ALcode L PP

A revolution in automatic pallet labelling By combing two of our well proven print and apply products; our ALcode P multi face pallet labelling system and ALcode LL LINERLESS label applicator, we believe we may have a product that is a winning combination both from a cost and functionality point of view. Having just completed a successful installation with a major soft drinks manufacturer applying A5 GS1 standard serial shipping labels (SSCC) on two or where required, to three faces of…