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ITW Hartness

50 Beechtree Boulevard Greenville, SC 29605 United States

ITW Hartness, a division of Illinois Tool Works (ITW), is the first choice in accumulation, packing and palletizing for secondary packaging solutions, delivering unprecedented OEE, quality, and service while leveraging technology to maximize value. ITW Hartness serves customers in select food, beverage, personal and household care industries.

Depalletizing

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ITW Hartness manufactures depalletizing systems with robotic-based platforms and innovative designs for flexibility, low-pressure product handling, reliability and safety. The system handles industry standard bulk loads (54” x 46”) and runs glass, PET and can bulk pallets.

See the Depalletizing page on this company's website.

Types of Depalletizing

  • Depalletizers (Robotic)

Features:

  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • IIoT ready
  • Liftoff
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Robotic
  • Sweep-off
  • Tool-less changeover

Accumulators

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ITW Hartness is a supplier of FIFO pressure-free accumulation solutions, offering a diverse portfolio of single file, mass flow, floor level, and helical variants with a consultative approach. Single file, pressureless accumulation systems include the Dynac 6900 with a circular footprint for high speed lines, the Dynac 6930 accumulation system with the smallest footprint offered by Hartness, and the Dynac 6300 multilane pressureless accumulation system designed for the floor level. Mass flow accumulation tables include the Dynac 7100 in three configurations: U-shaped, in-line flow, and integrated outfeed single filer.

See the Accumulators page on this company's website.

Types of Accumulators

  • Accumulation Tables
  • Spiral/Helical Accumulators

Features:

  • FIFO
  • IIoT ready
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Random
  • Tool-less changeover

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Rigid Bag-in-box for Liquids Package Type Icon
    Bag-in-box for Liquids
  • Rigid Bottle or Jar Package Type Icon
    Bottle or Jar
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Can or Canister Package Type Icon
    Can or Canister
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • Rigid Carton (Gabletop) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Gabletop)
  • Flexible Chub Pack Package Type Icon
    Chub Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Clamshell Package Type Icon
    Clamshell
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • Flexible Pouch Package Type Icon
    Pouch
  • Flexible Sachet Package Type Icon
    Sachet
  • Semi-Rigid Sleeve Package Type Icon
    Sleeve
  • Flexible Stand-up Pouch Package Type Icon
    Stand-up Pouch
  • Flexible Stick Pack Package Type Icon
    Stick Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray
  • Semi-Rigid Tube (Flexible) Package Type Icon
    Tube (Flexible)
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack

Cartoning Equipment

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ITW Hartness by Meurer carton packaging protects beverage and food industry products effectively during transport and storage. Cartoning equipment models include the CM/TP tray and wrap-around packer, which handles low and product-high trays, wrap-around cases and RSC-cases. ITW Hartness supplies basic machines that can be combined and modified with functional units in a modular system; systems are also designed for easy line integration. ITW Hartness will also upgrade and retrofit customer machines at any time cost-effectively.

See the Cartoning Equipment page on this company's website.

Types of Cartoning Equipment

  • Carton Erect/Load/Seal (Integrated)
  • Gabletop Cartoning Equipment

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • Horizontal/End/Side Load
  • Hygienic (low-moisture)
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Tool-less changeover

Package Types:

  • Rigid Bag-in-box for Liquids Package Type Icon
    Bag-in-box for Liquids
  • Rigid Bottle or Jar Package Type Icon
    Bottle or Jar
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Can or Canister Package Type Icon
    Can or Canister
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • Rigid Carton (Gabletop) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Gabletop)
  • Semi-Rigid Clamshell Package Type Icon
    Clamshell
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • Semi-Rigid Sleeve Package Type Icon
    Sleeve
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray

Multipacking Equipment

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ITW Hartness offers tray formers and shrink wrap systems for multipacking applications. The Meurer CM/TP tray and wrap-around packer forms low and product-high trays as well as wrap-around cases and RSC-cases for food and non-food applications. ITW Hartness’ Global Shrink with Laminar Tunnel system runs various pack sizes in multiple formats: film only, tray shrink, tray, pad and film only, and pad shrink. Hartness’ GlobalShrink process starts with package design and innovative film research. Designed for easy machine accessibility and reliable changeovers, Global Shrink keeps up with production demands and maintains package integrity without the need for constant operator intervention. The patent pending, optimized laminar airflow of the shrink tunnel increases overall efficiency through uniform shrinking with improved repeatability.

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Types of Multipacking Equipment

  • Handle/Carrier Applicators
  • Shrink Wrappers & Heat Tunnels - Multiple Items
  • Tray Formers

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Tool-less changeover

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Rigid Bottle or Jar Package Type Icon
    Bottle or Jar
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Can or Canister Package Type Icon
    Can or Canister
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • Rigid Carton (Gabletop) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Gabletop)
  • Rigid Cartridge Package Type Icon
    Cartridge
  • Semi-Rigid Clamshell Package Type Icon
    Clamshell
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray

Case Packing Equipment

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ITW Hartness offers versatile case packing systems for all packaging types, including top load drop packing, shrink, tray, and wraparound solutions for medium- and high-speed operations. ITW also supplies extension equipment for case packing lines such as lakers and sealers in an array of standalone, modular, and blocked configurations. Featured machines include the Model 2800 high-speed, top-load case packing system, with servo motors precision control that enables quick and repeatable changeovers, fast motion, gentle product handling and increased flexibility.

See the Case Packing Equipment page on this company's website.

Types of Case Packing Equipment

  • Case or Tray Erect/Load/Seal (Integrated)
  • Case or Tray Loaders
  • Case Sealers

Features:

  • Adhesive
  • Automatic
  • Bliss
  • Corrugated tray
  • IIoT ready
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Robotic
  • Robotic loading
  • RSC-pre glued
  • Tape
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Vertical/Top/drop load

Package Types:

  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Rigid Bottle or Jar Package Type Icon
    Bottle or Jar
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Can or Canister Package Type Icon
    Can or Canister
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • Rigid Carton (Gabletop) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Gabletop)
  • Flexible Chub Pack Package Type Icon
    Chub Pack
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Bulk/Industrial Lined Case Package Type Icon
    Lined Case
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Flexible Pouch Package Type Icon
    Pouch
  • Flexible Stand-up Pouch Package Type Icon
    Stand-up Pouch
  • Flexible Thermoformed Vacuum Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Vacuum Pack

Palletizing

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ITW Hartness supplies robotic-based platforms and innovative designs for ultimate flexibility and low-pressure product handling that are highly reliable and inherently safe. ITW Hartness’ high-speed palletizer is a low-level system that uses a two-stage process for the palletization of products for food, beverage and personal care applications, among others. The End of Line Palletizer features universal vacuum end-of-arm tools (EOT) that handles RSC, wraparound, and cartons and mechanical EOT for RSC, wraparound, cartons, trays, shrink and other applications.

See the Palletizing page on this company's website.

Types of Palletizing

  • Pallet Configuration Software
  • Palletizers (Robotic)

Features:

  • Cases
  • Containers
  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • Floor-level
  • IIoT ready
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Tool-less changeover

Facility Design & Engineering Services

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Hartness offers full and partial line systems integration services. Hartness systems integration solutions are staffed by industry professionals from around the globe, all experts in their disciplines. From feasibility studies to innovative packaging line designs, and from project management to training, Hartness offers a portfolio of integrated engineering and plant operations services for projects both large and small.

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Types of Facility Design & Engineering Services

  • System Integrators

Robotic Integrators

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Hartness has been implementing robotics for nearly 20 years in applications such as case packing bottles, bundles, and non-rigid containers in a variety of packaging containers. Robotic case packing offers the right solution to handle unique packaging formats that traditional equipment cannot offer. Whether the customer needs unique collating formats, product matrix flexibility, or space savings, robotics can achieve benefits including: quick, automated, changeover; flexible product formats; space saving floor configurations; and precise and reliable functionality.

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Types of Robotic Integrators

  • Robotic Integrators Robotic Integrators

Features:

  • Hygienic (low-moisture)

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Semi-Rigid Blister for Tablets Package Type Icon
    Blister for Tablets
  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Rigid Bottle or Jar Package Type Icon
    Bottle or Jar
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Can or Canister Package Type Icon
    Can or Canister
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • Rigid Carton (Gabletop) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Gabletop)
  • Rigid Cartridge Package Type Icon
    Cartridge
  • Flexible Chub Pack Package Type Icon
    Chub Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Clamshell Package Type Icon
    Clamshell
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Flexible Flow Wrap Package Type Icon
    Flow Wrap
  • Bulk/Industrial Lined Case Package Type Icon
    Lined Case
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • Flexible Pouch Package Type Icon
    Pouch
  • Flexible Sachet Package Type Icon
    Sachet
  • Semi-Rigid Sleeve Package Type Icon
    Sleeve
  • Flexible Stand-up Pouch Package Type Icon
    Stand-up Pouch
  • Semi-Rigid Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack
  • Flexible Thermoformed Vacuum Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Vacuum Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Tube (Flexible) Package Type Icon
    Tube (Flexible)
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Vacuum Skin Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Skin Pack