Bert-Co Acquires Pack-Smart In-Line Finishing Equipment for Cartons
12/06/2010

Bert-Co, a key manufacturer of folding cartons, point-of-purchase materials and specialty packaging acquires a “Pack-Smart” machine for in-line gluing applications that relieve the need of hand labor.

Online PR News – 06-December-2010 – – Los Angeles, CA Bert-Co, a key manufacturer of folding cartons, point-of-purchase materials and specialty packaging acquires a “smart packaging ” machine for in-line gluing applications that relieve the need of hand labor. The Pack-Smart, as Bert-Co refers to it, is currently located in their Los Angeles facility.

Bert-Co’s Pack-Smart machine can apply a rigid window or multiple rigid windows in-line at a time. It can also combine substrates, such as board and plastic and pick and place products such as credit cards or trays. Their first job on the Pack-Smart was of a lenticular application for The Terminator DVD sleeve.

“The great thing about the Pack-Smart is that it has modules which make it very versatile and easy to customize to every job,” says Alex Castro VP Plant Manager in Los Angeles. “It can run several thousands units an hour depending upon complexity,” Castro adds.

Bert-Co creates structural designs and produces a wide range of custom printed products including packaging, specialty packaging, and point-of-purchase materials. Bert-Co, celebrating 80 years of business next year, is best known for their expert consultation and fast turnaround times. Two full service plants serve their clients; Los Angeles, California and Pulaski, Tennessee. Both facilities are ISO 9001:2000 and FSC certified.

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Bert-Co specializes in these industries: consumer products, cosmetics, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, entertainment, food, and distilled beverages. Other services include temporary point-of-purchase displays and specialty packaging.