ITS and Weber Packaging Solutions are working in partnership to offer flexible printer, label applicator and inspection solutions
posted: August 21st 2019
ITS has formed a partnership with Weber Packaging Solutions to offer modular printer, label applicator and inspection solutions for a range of sectors including pharmaceutical, medical device, crop science, food, logistics, personal care, logistics and chemical. The solutions are designed to improve operational efficiency, quality, traceability and regulatory compliance.
Weber Packaging Solutions, a global leader in the manufacture of labelling systems has facilities worldwide. Its UK office opened in 1973 and since then, the team has grown into one of the primary labelling solution providers in the UK. Weber’s Projects and Service Manager, Stephen McCormick explains, “From our UK headquarters and manufacturing facility in Macmerry, near Edinburgh, our Wexford manufacturing and design facility in Ireland and solution provider partners, such as ITS, we deliver solutions to a broad range of industries from small manufacturers to FTSE 100 companies.”
Through the partnership, ITS will be offering modular solutions including print modules, label winders and unwinders, controllers, label applicators, vision systems, code readers, reject mechanisms, PLCs and traceability systems. The flexibility of the solutions, virtually all labelling requirements can be catered for through 1,500 different combinations.
ITS and Weber Packaging Solutions have a similar company ethos. Both companies are dedicated to offering high quality solutions and excellent support services to improve customer performance. Patrick Hughes, General Manager of Weber Packaging Solutions, explains, “The Weber family ethos in providing Weber labelling, printer and coding systems and an enhanced level of service and support has echoed down through the years and is a measure of our success today. The partnership with ITS will enhance the portfolio of automation solutions and services that we can offer in the UK and further afield.”
ITS has been specialising in the design and delivery of automation solutions involving the integration of printers, labellers, applicators, vision systems, code readers and traceability solutions in a range of highly regulated industries for many years. The team has an excellent track record in the design, integration and testing of vision systems, code readers, print and label management solutions in the pharmaceutical, medical device, food, chemical and other manufacturing sectors.
Malcolm Knott, ITS’ Managing Director explains, “We are delighted to announce our new partnership with Weber Packaging Solutions. The modular product range will complement our portfolio and enable us to offer a more comprehensive range of solutions, customised to meet each client’s needs. Together, we will be able to enhance packaging manufacturing performance in the UK and Europe.”