Home Hardware Installs Pack West’s Inline Capping & Cap Handling System

May 28th, 2014

IRWINDALE, CA – May, 2014 – Pack West Machinery, a leader in integrated inline liquid filling and capping solutions, today announced that Home Hardware has successfully installed a new Automatic Inline Capper with Cap Elevator system in their Ontario, Canada facility. The 8-station spindle capper is designed to handle a wide variety of cap and container styles, shapes and sizes for their Home Care product lines, with run speeds up to fifty containers per minute.

Home Hardware selected Pack West after two of their employees attended the Pack Expo – Chicago show. “After visiting numerous corporate booths we felt that the Pack West model best suited our needs in terms of build quality, capabilities and price. We have been using this system now for a year and we have found it to be easy to operate (making set-ups very easy) and very reliable. We run a wide variety of caps and bottles on this line and this unit is definitely living up to our expectations.”

Pack West’s capping system is built to support three shifts, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. The machine includes Pack West’s infinitely adjustable container gripper system with repeatable, tool-less changeover and universally adjustable cap chute and escapement.

About Pack West Machinery

Pack West Machinery, based in Irwindale, California, provides a full line of over forty models of inline and rotary fillers for free flowing liquids and viscous products along with inline and rotary cappers, lidders and torquers. Also available are an impressive array of packaging line components including state-of-the-art cap elevator-sorter-feeders, unscramblers, accumulators, and conveyor systems. For more information, contact us at Pacific.PackWest@ProMachBuilt.com or visit our website at www.packwest.com.

About Home Hardware

100% Canadian owned and operated, Home Hardware Stores Limited has a presence in every Canadian province and territory and is the country’s largest independent, Dealer-owned hardware, lumber, building materials and furniture cooperative. Founded on January 1, 1964 by 122 independent hardware Dealers, the cooperative now includes close to 1,100 stores, under the Home Hardware, Home Building Centre, Home Hardware Building Centre and Home Furniture banners, with annual collective retail sales of more than $5 billion. Home Hardware’s independent Dealer-Owners, recognized by the North American Retail Hardware Association as Canada’s best-trained Dealer group, have access to 100,000 quality brand name and private label products, a world-class distribution system and draw upon the power of Home Hardware’s network to provide their local communities with top quality products and services at competitive prices. For more information, visit their website at www.homehardware.ca.