Film-Only Conversion Delivers Versatility to Douglas Shrink Pack Systems

Combining shrink wrap and trays is a common packaging solution for a number of industries, largely because it’s easily adaptable and cost-effective. Douglas Machine wants to provide more flexibility and contribute to your company’s growth and success. That’s why we offer the Film-Only Conversion enhancement on existing shrink packer systems—and Film-Only options on new shrink …

The Value of Training in Secondary Packaging

Douglas secondary packaging machines are capable of performing many different types of functions. Each machine has unique features to accommodate customer products and applications. Our case packers feed products into set up cases, then fold, glue and close the case. Shrink packers load products into trays, wrap the trays with film and expose the film …

Four Machine Safety Tips to Prevent Workplace Injuries

Manufacturing safety is essential to preventing or reducing the risk of workplace injuries. All manufacturers want their plants to run as smoothly and efficiently as possible, but the safety of their employees is of the utmost priority. It’s also important to note that workplace safety cannot exist on best practices and policies alone. Everyone needs …

Robotic Palletizers: What Are They & How Do They Improve Productivity?

Advances in technology and consumer demands have increased the importance of optimizing production and packaging line speeds. For most manufacturing enterprises, increasing speed is the ultimate goal. After all, packaging line productivity is the core factor in being a successful packaging solution for other companies. Without a fast and efficient packaging line, companies may see …