Sumitomo Demag will make the North American debut of its El-Exis SP hybrid series of injection molding machines at NPE2012 (booth #2103).
The company will demonstrate two model sizes of its El-Exis SP.
"Greeting visitors to the West Hall will be a full in-mold labeling cell that features complete coverage of the plastic surface using a unique process developed by Marbach moulds and automation GmbH,” Jim Mitchell, executive vp of Sumitomo Demag in a news release. “With this process, barrier functions and full-graphic cover labeling can be integrated in the packaging process."
Available in model sizes from 165 to 825 tons, the El-Exis SP has been designed for high-speed production of applications such as thin-walled food packaging, closures for beverages, cartridges, plant pots and buckets....