Hani Hallal, advertising venture supervisor of Impack, Canadian producer of paper changing machines, explores the packaging machines of the Ergosa line, what benefits it has to supply and above all the evaluations to be made earlier than deciding if it is the proper one to your firm
With the rising complexity of the cardboard packaging market, the demand for custom-tailored containers is growing at a monstrous fee.
This requires not solely ever extra versatile folder-gluers but additionally extra versatile packers that may adapt to these folder-gluers.
As a consequence, totally automated packers can’t be thought of resulting from their strict necessities and lack of flexibility for containers that are available numerous shapes, sizes and codecs.
It is, due to this fact, essential to show to extra versatile packers that permit for product variation, common changes and constant corrections to fulfill the ever-evolving wants of the market.
“But what are these versatile packers and the way do they work?”
“Do they provide the identical benefits as totally automated packers?”
👉 The trustworthy reply is that it all relies on the folder-gluer packer in query.
Different folder-gluer packer producers provide distinct packing options with various ranges of automation. And IMPACK’s most bought folder-gluer packer is the Ergosa collection: considered one of the solely semi-automatic packers on the market.
This article talks about IMPACK’s Ergosa packer: What it is, what advantages it has to supply and the way to resolve if it’s proper to your firm.
What is an Ergosa and Who Needs One?
What are the 2 Types of the Ergosa?
It is essential so that you can know that there are 2 totally different variations of the Ergosa inside IMPACK’s Ergosa collection: The Ergosa A and the Ergosa C.
The Ergosa A:
The “Ergosa A” is a easy, economical and compact semi-automatic packer that provides an awesome enchancment in phrases of ergonomics and packing velocity.
Its ergonomic design and particular packing methodology permits containers to be slid into the case with out being lifted, therefore decreasing repetitive pressure harm (RSI).
It is appropriate with folding cartons and corrugated boards and handles numerous small to medium-sized containers together with straight-lines, 4-corners and 6-corners with multi-row, multi-layer packing capabilities. That mentioned, processing 4-corners and 6-corners is solely quick and ergonomic when run on an Ergosa C packer in Vertical Mode.
The Ergosa A packer is additionally able to processing crash-lock/auto-bottom containers however not as quick or as ergonomic as when you have been to run them on the Ergosa C with an MFA Batch Inverting Module.
The Ergosa A’s setup time is near zero (<5 minutes) and it is additionally appropriate with all folder-gluer fashions.
The Ergosa C:
The “Ergosa C” is a high-performance and versatile packer with the good mixture between a semi-automatic packer and an automated packer. That is, the Ergosa C is a semi-automatic packer with the efficiency of an automated packer.
Its versatility and modularity make it IMPACK’s most bought folder-gluer packer over the previous few many years.
The Ergosa C packer is appropriate with folding carton and corrugated board containers and consists of all the options and advantages that an Ergosa A affords plus 5 extra options:
+ It affords one extra packing mode (Making a complete of three foremost packing modes: Horizontal Mode, Pick & Place/Manual Mode and an non-obligatory Vertical Mode).
+ It packs 4-corners and 6-corners quicker and extra ergonomically than the Ergosa A.
+ It packs crash-lock/auto-bottom containers quicker and extra ergonomically than an Ergosa A when mixed with the MFA Batch Inverting Module.
+ It affords the risk to pack massive format containers.
In different phrases, the Ergosa C packer is the extra superior and versatile model of the Ergosa collection that provides all 3 packing modes and several other extra options and advantages.