Clearpack, one of the leading shrink wrapping machine manufacturers was approached by one of its existing major FMCG customer to provide end of line shrink bundling solution for its range of shaped bottles.
The challenge was that the bottles had curved bottom (tottle) or and its movement on conveyor was tough. To ensure steady transport of unstable bottle, puck system was used from filling line input to end of line.
In order to make bundle, the bottles were to be removed from the pucks without compromising with line speed.
Clearpack successfully provided a customized pick and place system with 1800 turning device, designed to remove the bottle/tottle from puck and place the same on shrink packaging machine to be shrink packed. The system was able to handle 11 different bottles of varied size & design with minimum change parts.
Below are the unique features of the machine: