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How Flexible Conveyors Can Help Maximize Floor Space & Production Capacity

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There is perhaps nothing more vital to modern manufacturers than the optimization of production efforts. Indeed, the concepts of lean manufacturing are enticing, but putting those theoretical principles into action can be challenging sometimes. We all want to reduce waste while simultaneously boosting productivity; the question is: what’s the best way to accomplish it?

One powerful way to achieve great results is to maximize the floor space of your manufacturing facility. How can you do that? By utilizing flexible conveyor systems like VersaFlex

Here’s 3 different conveyor configurations you can utilize to get results.

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CleanMove Conveyors Awarded BISSC Certification 2020

CleanMove Conveyors Awarded BISSC Certification for their Hygienic Design

For the fifth year in a row mk's CleanMove conveyors have been awarded Backing Industry Sanitation Standard Committee (BISSC) approval under ANSI/ASB/Z50.2-2015 Standard Section Number 3.0 general Principles of Design Construction and Cleaning for all Bakery Equipment, and under ANSI/ASB/Z50.2-2015 Standard Section Number 4.7

This approval specifically applies to CleanMove's plastic modular belt conveyors (with and without cleats) in the Standard, Plus and Ultra platforms.

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VersaFlex: The Best Conveyor For Paper Goods

The paper goods industry is growing. In fact, according to Market Watch, the paper towel industry in particular is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of roughly 4.6% over the next five years. Indeed, given their disposable nature, paper towels and toilet paper are good products to sell. After all, they are consumed by households and businesses regularly.

If you’re a manufacturer or supplier of paper goods, then you may be wondering how you can improve your output and lead times. One powerful solution is to choose a conveying system that is designed to streamline the production of paper goods products.

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2020 Trends in Packaging

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New trends emerge in business all the time. With 2020 now underway, there’s never been a better time for companies to improve operations and align with goals. In the packaging industry, which is projected to reach $218.4B by 2025, cutting costs at facilities remains a core focus and new changes include green-conscious consumer demands for better packaging.

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Introducing VersaFlex: The Ultimate Small Pallet Conveyor System

mk North America, Inc. Introduces VersaFlex Conveyors

New versatile and flexible flat top chain conveyor system featuring a modular design

Bloomfield, Conn. – Leading conveyor system designer and manufacturer, mk North America, Inc. has announced the addition of a new conveyor, VersaFlex, to its product line-up. The new flat-top chain conveyor system is intended to meet complex design needs and will replace the SBF-P 2254 conveyor line.

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