CTM 360a Top/Bottom label applicator for food and beverage

Use The Right Labeling Machine For Your Food Labeling Needs

There are tons of options out there for food and beverage labeling – from a small food label printer and a semi-automatic labeling machine to a high-speed, fully automatic labeler. But in order to have the best technology for your needs, you need to understand the level of efficiency that your operation requires.

Do you simply want a label with your company logo on it? Or are you looking for the full range of food industry’s labeling options, including labeling that assists in product tracking, indicates freshness, provides barcode and nutritional information or even helps to seal the product?

The food and beverage industry is packed with endless packaging options. From cold and frozen containers to round bottles and various box sizes, the food labeling machine you use for your labeling needs has to be as diverse as your product line.

CTM’s 360a Top/Bottom Label Applicator provides a robust, reliable solution for customers who are required to label the top and the bottom of their products simultaneously. Numerous industries utilize this applicator, and it should be no surprise that it’s also an excellent choice for the food and beverage industry. This labeler’s high-quality design leads the industry…so let’s take a closer look! Read more

Considering Flexibility and Versatility in Your Purchase of a Labeling System

When multiple types of projects, products, and labeling needs are a part of a customer’s day-to-day operations, flexibility and versatility are two key features that customers look for in a label applicator. The 360A Integrated Loose Loop Print and Apply Label Applicator offers exactly what customers in this position are looking for. It is versatile, in that it allows customers to both print and apply labels, and to simply apply pre-printed labels. Read more

CTM’s Label Web Bypass Roller: How it Provides Users with Flexibility

The 360A Integrated Loose Loop Print and Apply Label Applicator is an extraordinarily flexible piece of equipment. When a customer needs to save time and resources, application of pre-printed or print and apply labels is a tremendous asset. When a workplace must spend every minute in production due to an increased demand from customers and a fiscal need to cut costs, this type of flexibility contributes to the bottom line in terms of labor savings and the saving of time. Read more

When a Salesperson Becomes a Partner: CTM’s Unique Sales Support Team

CTM’s customers are experts in what they do. Managing packaging and labeling projects for major clients is a job that requires an efficient plant and effective and versatile machinery. When customers decide to make an investment in a labeling system, they depend on CTM’s sales support staff to educate, inform, and advise so that they can select a product which will help them uphold their own standards of professionalism. Read more

How CTM’s Loose Loop Technology Saves Users Time and Boosts Productivity

Plant managers in charge of busy worksites are focused on efficiency. That means operating in such a way that leaves very little waste: waste of human resources, waste of materials, and waste of time. CTM manufactures each of its pieces of equipment with this priority in mind. The Loose Loop Print and Apply Label Applicator integrates a variety of components which cut down on waste in the workplace. Read more

Color Touch Screen Technology: Improving Your User Experience

CTM’s 360a Integrated Loose Loop Print and Apply Label Applicator combines the robust machinery and reliability manufacturing that CTM’s customers depend upon, combined with cutting-edge technology that makes the user’s experience simple and intuitive. As the use of touch screens grows, from smartphones to car navigation and audio systems, CTM is proud to offer a color touch screen interface for an experience that’s instinctive and responsive. Five features make this touch screen truly user-friendly.  Read more

Manufacturer Credibility: Feeling Confident in Your Purchasing Decision

When businesses start the process of making a sizeable investment in a piece of machinery, some caution is normally involved. If employees are going to rely upon this equipment to keep the plant running efficiently for decades, choosing a responsible manufacturer with a reputation for excellence is key. Doing one’s homework, asking questions, and researching manufacturers takes time, but this work is rewarded by solid machinery and top-notch technical support in the long-run. Read more

The Role of the Site Survey in The Decision-Making Process

“Integration” is a term taken very seriously by CTM’s sales support staff when discussing a prospective customer’s purchase of an automatic labeling system. CTM offers a variety of modules, including the merge, air-blow, and tamp, which can configure a system to meet the exact needs of each of our customers. Read more