FST is inviting its clients to join participate in our updating campaign. If you’re not sure whether it’s time to update or you’re not sure when was the last time you updated your machine’s software, contact us today. We will advise if an update is required and walk you through the simple process.
FST-L2 Laser System for Web Scoring on Bag-Making Machines
We are pleased to announce FST-L2 Laser system for web scoring on bag-making machines. The new system benefits: Saving one production phase: No need for additional slitter rewinders or dedicated machines for laser processing 100% quality control: Constant view on the final product enable correction of defects Easy alignment: Simple process for laser heads alignment. Configuration of two parallel close scoring lines is also available Pattern configurations: Pattern of perforation, scoring, small holes punching, or any other demand done by high-performance electronic control. Web speed control: Laser intensity variates according to the web speed to assure the consistent quality of scoring depth. Tear notch built-in: There is no need for a tear notch accessory; the system produces an alternative to traditional film cutting methods. Easy alignment: Simple process for laser heads alignment. Configuration of two parallel close scoring lines is also available Adaptable to pouch machine, can be mounted on a mobile trolley [...]
Packing Fresh Vegetables and Fruit? FST Can Help you do it Better
Laser holed flex-film proved the best method for packaging fruit and vegetables. The punctured and flexible film pack increases the products’ shelf life and keeps them fresh and tasty. However, it’s not enough to create a few holes on a film and pack to exploit the method’s benefits. FST analysis revealed that different vegetables and fruits require a “personalized” pack. Using the correct size and space between the holes for each fruit or vegetable will bring the desired result. FST has this data and can advise our clients regarding their needs. By the way, we also discovered that some fruit and vegetables are pretty spoiled and, if packed in the laser-holed film, will quickly ripe and rote. Here are the frequent questions we often get regarding laser-holed packaging. Q. How to make the holes? A. This is done by Laser light. Q. Can I control the dimensions and the location [...]