Kent, United Kingdom
Berkeley Machinery has launched a new sleeving machine that will allow label converters to bring finishing in-house. The Autoflex Excel AS-300 is capable of sleeving at 300m/min on rolls of a maximum 600mm width, putting it in direct competition with top-end technology, but at a more competitive price.
The AS-300 is aimed at narrow web converters looking to move into flexible packaging. Specification includes an electro-pneumatic glue nozzle dispensing head fitted with a control unit that automatically adjusts glue flow to the web speed, which itself...