Products -> Produce Industry Applications

 
IPS offers many solutions for the Fresh-Cut and Produce Industry. If you are looking to bag your products then typically you will need an accurate scale or filler to properly weigh, or deliver the product to the bags. We can fill premade bags or fill into a Vertical form and seal machine for a total turn-key operation. We also have horizontal flow wrapping machines for packaging your products. We have checkweighers to accurately weigh your clamshell, bagged, or case products and automatically remove the out-of-tolerance products from the line. Bulk fillers for filling cases and boxes as well as bag attachments for filling bulk bags. Select your application or product needs from below or give us a call to see how we can help you.

Products

10 head Multi-Head Combination Weigher
The MA1013 and MA1025 Ten Head Combination Scale features a Color Touch Screen Interface, and auto zeroing during operation for accuracy. High Speed, very accurate...
Applications:
  • Extremely Versatile and accurate weights. Suitable for high speed weighing of granule, slice, roll, or irregular shaped products such as candy, seed jelly, fries, coffee bean, peanuts, puffy food products, biscuits, chocolate, nuts, yogurt, pet foods, frozen foods, fruit, small metal and plastic parts. Highly durable for wet and dusty environments.
Specifications:
  • IP65 Washdown Protection
  • 304 Stainless Steel Construction
  • Weight Range: .07 lb. to 14.0 lb.
  • Accuracy Range: 0.0 lb. to .003 lb.
  • Speeds: Maximum 70 CPM
  • Hopper volume: 1.3 liter and 2.5 Liter
  • Smooth or dimpled surfaces
  • Advanced stepper motor drive system
  • Buckets: 10 large radius heads, 304 stainless steel construction
  • 220v 50/60Hz
  • USB and SD card compatible
  • Automatic frequency control
  • Load cell infeed detection (no photo eyes)
Inclined Product Elevator Conveyor
Easy to use, clean and maintain. Simply load your product in the floor hopper and gently convey your product to the combination scale or filler head above your...
Applications:
  • Supply conveyor for getting your product to the proper height for filling systems, weighing systems and packaging. Washdown system is perfect for produce applications, food products of any kind, nuts, cereal, frozen foods etc. Specialty belts to address the material handling needs of your specific product and application.
Specifications:
  • Different heights and widths.
  • Stainless Steel heavy duty build for washdown.
  • USDA/FDA compliant
  • Adjustable feet for leveling and quick lock casters for easy moving.
Small Package Checkweighers
The Sonic 350 is a belt conveyor scale checkweigher that meets the demands of production line quality control for products weighing between 10 g to 10 kg. This...
Applications:
  • Food, packaged or raw consumer products, small parts in bags. Flexible products; bags, pouches,raw meat etc. Can be specified with different types of rejects; a drop nose belt reject is perfect for small packages that are delicate like produce and bakery goods.
Specifications:
  • 0.002-22lb. capacity
  • +/-1 g @2 Sigma
  • +/- 0.1% @2 Sigma
  • Max 200 units/minute
Z Type Bucket Elevator Conveyor
Z style bucket elevator is fully integratable to filling equipment. Design offers small footprint and quiet smooth operation. The conveyor is fully enclosed for...
Applications:
  • Food applications, dried fruit, like cherries and raisins, nuts, berries, fruit and vegetables, candies, parts and pretty much anything but powders.
Specifications:
  • High Grade Stainless Steel Construction
  • 110/220 volt single phase 60 HZ
  • 2 liter and 4 liter hopper series in heights of 138", 148" 156" and 163"
  • Fully enclosed for sanitary operation
  • Adjustable feet for stability
  • Low noise, smooth operation
Heavy Duty MDR Checkweigher
The 5511 MDR Heavy-Duty Checkweigher is a low-cost solution to your checkweigher needs. They feature a 4.5" motorized drive roller for variable line speed. A Full...
Applications:
  • Bag/pouch, box/carton, pail/keg/drum, bottle. Excellent for weighing cases of produce like potatoes, onions or sweet potatoes. Bags of cement products, case products,
Specifications:
  • 10-120 lb. capacity
  • +/- 0.05 lb. @2 Sigma
  • Max 60 units/minute
  • Conveyor speeds to 198 fpm
  • Belt widths from 10" to 40"
  • Heavy Duty 10 ga. slider bed construction
  • Powder coated mild steel frame and structure
  • Single load cell, simple operation, very accurate
  • Multiple reject zones and settings
Pack Off Conveyor and Accumulation Turntable
Separate conveyor and turntable design for pack off applications. (also see the integrated system) Perfect for bringing the product up from an automatic bagger to...
Applications:
  • Any pack off situation that requires the conveyor to bring the product up from a lower height. See pack out table only for other applications. Produce, finished packaged product from an automatic bagging machine, perfect for accumulating rejected products as well.
Specifications:
  • Stainless Steel Construction
  • 360 Degree Turntable with dual motor drive controls
  • 110/220 single phase 60 Hz
  • Locking casters on conveyor
  • Available in 36" and 42" diameters
Pack Off Conveyor and Accumulation Turntable "System"
Integrated system for smooth product moving from an automatic bagger to bring product up to the pack off table allowing the operators to efficiently pack out the...
Applications:
  • Any pack off situation that requires the conveyor to bring the product up from a lower height. See pack out table only for other applications. Produce, finished packaged product from an automatic bagging machine, perfect for accumulating rejected products as well.
Specifications:
  • Stainless Steel Construction
  • 360 Degree Turntable with dual motor drive controls
  • 110/220 single phase 60 Hz
  • Locking casters on conveyor
  • Available in 36" and 42" diameters
Hand Sealer for Premade Bags and Pouches
Impulse Hand sealer that is perfect for a multitude of applications. All sealers are pre-tested in our West Coast facility and provide a warranty that guarantees...
Applications:
  • Sealing premade bags, both poly and laminated styles. See our line of Netweight fillers for filling bags and premade pouches.
Specifications:
  • 110 Volt
  • 850 Watts
  • 12" x 5mm seal width
  • up to 8 mm thickness
Bagged Product Three Belt Checkweigher
Designed for the Produce and Citrus Industry our 3-conveyor scale system for checkweighing bagged products is comprised of an in-feed acceleration belt to pull a...
Applications:
  • Any bagged products up to 20" long and around 20 lbs. Perfect for checkweighing onions, potatoes, sweet potatoes, apples, oranges, citrus, bagged pastry and bakery products etc.
Specifications:
  • Belts are 26" long x 18" wide and conveyors use motorized drive pulleys to keep a low profile and to provide variable speed for each conveyor.
  • Accuracy:+/- .02 lb.@ 2 Sigma "The best in the Industry!"
  • Rate: up to 60 pieces per minute
  • Heights: estimated at 36" to 45" (taller heights available for feeding bailers)
Horizontal Flow Wrapper
Low maintenance, horizontal flow wrapper for pillow type applications and offers high value for the dollar. Easy to use with very fast change over from one product...
Applications:
  • Bakeries, bread and pastries, single serve cake slices, brownies, produce products on a tray like bell peppers. Shrink wrapped baking potatoes.
  • Cookie manufactures
  • Confectionery manufacturers.
  • Contract packagers
  • Snack food manufacturers
Specifications:
  • Higher speeds than the industry standards. 40-230 CPM.
  • Electrical: 220/240 volt single phase
  • Weight: 1,323 lbs
  • Dimensions: 148.5" L x 28.5" W x 57.1" H
  • Different models available depending on applications and throughput needs.
In-line Case Weigher with automatic reject lane and "Legal for Trade" Trim Scale
Case weighing system with pacing conveyor to properly space the cases for accurate weighing. Automatically removes out of tolerance cases or RPC's (returnable...
Applications:
  • Perfect for all produce case weighing operations. No more rejected loads or fines due to improper weights. Onion and potato sheds and pack out operations for any case product like beans or citrus, apples, peppers etc.
Specifications:
  • Accuracy: +/- .02 lb.
  • Weight: up to 50 lbs.
  • Rate: up to 20 per minute
  • Speed: from 65 to 100 FPM
  • Voltage: 120VAC, 15 AMP
  • Air Supply: 90 PSI @ 4 CFM
  • Legal For Trade Weight Indicator
  • Scale capacity rated at 200 lb.
  • Pacing infeed section
  • Powered Pop-up jump transfer diverter
  • Gravity skatewheel reject accumulation lane
  • Ball Transfer Trim Scale with "Legal for Trade" Weight Indicator
Multi-Label
The IPS Multi Labeler applies labels with precision with the most accepted label application system on the market today, the Avery Dennison ALS series. A patented...
Applications:
  • Different models can accomodate bottles, cans, cartons, cases and clamshells for top, bottom, or both as well as "wrap around" label applications utilizing the dual conveyor option.
Specifications:
  • Encoding option insures the same speed for the labeler and the conveyor.
  • Adjustable swiveling dispense edge for perfect alignment.
  • Color coded guide adjustments for quick change-over.
Reciprocating Placer
Tray, and clamshell De-nesting System is a fully automatic, intermittent motion, reciprocating placer. The equipment de-nests and places trays or clamshells on top...
Applications:
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Electronics
  • Food
  • Consumer Goods
  • Personal Care Products
Specifications:
  • Large capacity magazines.
  • Easily integrates into existing production lines.
  • Placement verification.
  • Multiple placement heads.
  • Low-level warnings.
  • User Friendly Design.
  • Minimal Maintenance Requirements.
  • Speeds of 50 cycles per minute per head. (2 head = 100
  • 4 heads = 200 placements per minute)
  • Electrical requirements: 110 Volts; 7.5 Amps; 60 Hz
  • Compressed air: 3 CFM @ 80 PSI.
  • Floor space requirements: 4 feet x 4 feet
  • Weight: Approximately 200 pounds
Rotary Doy Pouch Machine
Rotary automatic Doy Pouch machine automatically fills and seals your products in your pre-made pouches and bags. Load your bags in the magazine and the filling...
Applications:
  • Premade Doy Pouches and Pillow Pack style bags can be easily filled with a multitude of products depending on the type of filler integrated with the bagger. Snack foods, dried cherries, fruits, seafood, nuts, bakery items, candies, mixes, and free flowing powders and particulates.
Specifications:
  • Maximum Speed: Up to 80 bags a minute
  • Minimum bag size: 4.33" w x 5.12' long
  • Maximum bag size: 12.60" wide x 14.96' long
Wicketed Bag Labeler
Apply labels to Wicketed Bags at 62 bags per minute. The double labeler option allows you to apply two labels at the same speeds. One label for traceability, and...
Applications:
  • Labels Wicketed bags for produce, of different plastics and design. Gusseted and Zip-Lock bags can also be handled.
Specifications:
  • Completely Electro-Mechanical, custom foot prints and modular design to accomodate floor layouts.
  • Quick change-over to different label formats.
  • Consistent label location.
  • Large Label Option
  • Automatically stops when a bundle is completed, thus one operator can run up to four machines at the same time.
  • Self contained, no air supply required.
  • 110 VAC
  • ESA inspected with CSA approval mark
  • Lockouts and guards for operator safety
  • Cycle time is 60 bags per minute

Innovative Packaging Solutions
4760 Young Deer Dr.
Cumming, GA 30041
Phone: (770) 888-4512