The Linx 8920 and 8940 Models

The new Linx 8920 and Linx 8940 combine the proven benefits of the Linx 8900 with a series of additional enhancements that deliver even faster line speeds and easier set-up along with a further extension to service intervals, enabling the coders to deal with the most demanding of applications. A unique feature of the new … Continue reading The Linx 8920 and 8940 Models

The QuickSwitch Plus: Make it Easy!

Production should be as seamless as possible. Changeovers can inhibit seamless production. If you are a manufacturer that runs multiple products down the same line, we've got a solution to help you switch to different batch/date/lot codes more simply, accurately, and timely. By combining the Linx 7900 CIJ printer with the QuickSwitch barcode scanner, operators can scan … Continue reading The QuickSwitch Plus: Make it Easy!

Rising Turnover Costs in Manufacturing: Mitigation Through Automation

Employee turnover can be expensive. In fact, Josh Bersin of Deloitte believes the cost of losing an employee can range from tens of thousands of dollars to 1.5–2.0x the employee’s annual salary. These costs include hiring, onboarding, training, ramp time to peak productivity, the loss of engagement from others due to high turnover, and higher business … Continue reading Rising Turnover Costs in Manufacturing: Mitigation Through Automation

High-Speed, Low Maintenance CIJ Printing: The Linx 8940

The Linx 8940 is part of the Linx 8900 range of CIJ printers designed to make your coding life easier.  With its IP65 rating (dust and washdown tight) and highest printing speeds (up to 16% faster than the Linx 8920), the Linx 8940 is designed for the most challenging coding applications.  The Linx 8940 makes code … Continue reading High-Speed, Low Maintenance CIJ Printing: The Linx 8940

Hand-Jet EBS-260 Provides Weather-Resistant Marking Solution for Aluminum Supplier

Pre-Solution Application The client, an aluminum supplier to the die-casting and gravity-casting industries was preprinting and applying labels to identify multiple batches of aluminum sows for their clients. Due to the fact that the aluminum sows are often stored outside, the labels frequently came off and required employees to continually check on each batch to … Continue reading Hand-Jet EBS-260 Provides Weather-Resistant Marking Solution for Aluminum Supplier

The Linx CJ400: The Lightest InkJet Printer on the Market.

FoxJet's Linx CJ400 models are the lightest printers on the market, weighing just under 30 pounds. This lightweight model is equipped with several useful features to compliment its portability: Easi-Change service module allows up to 6,000 hours between scheduled maintenance Color touch screen 4 line settings to allow for speedy changeover between production lines USB … Continue reading The Linx CJ400: The Lightest InkJet Printer on the Market.

The Answer to Adjacent-Panel Labeling

There are 2 main styles of labeling adjacent carton panels, and each has their advantages and disadvantages. Wrap-Around Side Apply (WASA) and Front Apply Side Apply (FASA) labeling are the two main ways to meet this requirement. Wrap-around is just as it sounds. One long wrap-around label (i.e. 4” x 13”) is typically applied by … Continue reading The Answer to Adjacent-Panel Labeling