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ALline Special

Case studies featuring various configurations of the ALline Special labelling system.

September’s machine of the month is an ALline Special system for a market leading producer of pharmaceutical and diagnostic products, designed to print and apply labels to the sides of specialist twin closure bottles. This application required the label to be bent around the top of the product and follow the contour of the bottle to ensure the 2D barcode was…

ALTech have recently built a front, back and neck labelling system for a major Middle Eastern distillery. A key requirement of the customer was to have a flexible machine, able to label different shaped and sized bottles with up to 3 labels, and in some cases in register with glass decoration. The system is based on an ALline Special with three…

May’s machine of the month is a jar and bottle labelling system design and built for Cottage Delight, producers and purveyors of speciality foods such as jams, chutneys, biscuits and sauces. Based in Leek in the Peak District, they offer cottage industry products and manufacturing processes, and whilst they still maintain their original kitchen processes, they approached ALTech to improve the…

ALTech have recently installed a 3rd and 4th inline watchstrap labelling system into Freshpak, a leading manufacturer of dips and fresh sandwich fillings based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Freshpak supply a huge range of sandwich fillings for grocery multiples, high-street retailers and food service outlets and have invested heavily in their filling and depositing equipment. Whilst their original machines were initially specified to label…

Labelled Chemical Drums

October’s machine of the month is a four head ALline labelling system produced for a large chemical company, able to apply 4 separate labels on the 4 flat faces of rectangular chemical jerry cans and drums at approximately 15 products p/min. An extremely heavy duty machine, containers are labelled in a single product pass via two pairs of adjacently placed ALritma…