Fogg's Innovative Universal Container Handling Keys

Mar 30, 2022

Holland, MI, March 30, 2022 – Fogg Filler is continually focused on improving technology that better serves our customers and the environment. Fogg has addressed the issue of lengthy changeovers with new patent-pending technology for universal container handling.

Many Fogg customers run several different bottles on the same machine. In the past, this required multiple sets of change parts that need to be stored somewhere in the plant, and that changed out between nearly every bottle change. Fogg is here with a solution to help remedy these problems of the past. This solution is new to the market and can handle most bottle shapes in addition to round.

Universal Container Handling Keys
Showing Fogg's Universal Container Handling Keys

Instead of changing full sets, the new change parts are small, color-coded "keys" that set the size and shape of the starwheels and guides. According to our current customers that are testing them, changeover can go from a half-hour down to 5 minutes or less. This is a great option for co-packers who are running several similar bottles on one machine and customers with frequent changeovers, or those with small manufacturing spaces who cannot store multiple sets of parts.

This universal option is bottle specific and will not be the correct option for all applications. If you are interested in cutting down on change over and saving space, send your bottle mix to Fogg to see if you're a fit for these new universal container handling parts. If you'd like to see this new technology with a hands-on demo, come see us in Chicago during the Pack Expo show.

Fogg continues to improve technology and provide the highest level of reliability for your production lines. Please consult a Fogg sales representative to discuss your particular application or for our full line of filling and capping machines and accessories please contact our sales team at 616-786-FOGG or www.foggfiller.com

About Fogg

Fogg is a market leader in the design and manufacture of rotary liquid filling systems including rinsers, sanitizers, fillers, cappers, and cap sorters. Fogg offers tailored solutions to meet the specific needs of companies in the dairy, juice, water, spirits, pharmaceutical, chemical, and other consumer packaged goods markets. Dedicated to superior craftmanship and service worldwide, Fogg continually finds ways to enhance filling performance in all situations, including extended shelf life applications and assuring optimum production rates. Fogg is a product brand of ProMach, a global leader in packaging line solutions. As part of the ProMach Filling business line, Fogg helps our packaging customers protect their reputation and grow the trust of their consumers. ProMach is performance, and the proof is in every package. Learn more about Fogg at www.FoggFiller.com and more about ProMach at www.ProMachBuilt.com.

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