Utilized existing laser equipment to improve track and trace initiatives reducing capital investment in new equipment.
Produced 2D data matrix codes along with alphanumeric text at 300 bottles per minute improving anti-counterfeiting initiatives.
Maintained environmentally friendly coding solution.
Maintained line efficiency goals.
Eliminated need for coding solutions requiring ribbons or ink at plant level.
|Market Sector:||Dairy, Liquid Milk.|
|Customer Requirements:||The retailers had a requirement for the date and lot code to be printed on the front of the milk carton to stop customers from pulling the cartons out of the racks to check the code.|
|Benefits Seen:||This was the only method that could produce a black code of the required legibility at the line speeds required by the customer and gave the customer improved track and trace and anti-counterfeit measures.|