July 2016 Edition
Align Random Product with a Chicane Conveyor
In certain production processes, product is random, misaligned or spread out. This can occur either on purpose or as a result of the process. The challenge is how to take randomly spread product and create neat rows with spacing.

One solution is a chicane conveyor system.
Dorner Conveyors Play a Part in Robotic Pizza Application
A recent Bloomberg article shows Dorner's sanitary conveyors being used by Zume, a startup using robots in a pizza application.

Read the story and see the process in action on Bloomberg's website.
Introducing Melina Beluche

Melina Beluche has been appointed Regional Manager covering Northern Mexico. This is a new position created by Dorner with the goal of establishing brand recognition and growing sales in Mexico's Northern regions.

Beluche brings material handling application experience, expertise in business development, process manufacturing and other related areas to Dorner.
Adjustable Angle LPZ Reduces Product Damage

The 3200 Series LPZ conveyor is an ideal solution for taking product out of a machine at low elevations and transporting it to a more ergonomic height for operators.
Recently, Dorner worked with a customer who was packaging delicate product using a vertical bagger. However, the packaging varied from 6” tall to 12” tall. The challenge was that a fixed height differential used to accommodate larger packages would pose issues with product damage for the smaller packages.
Dorner Conveyor Platforms Receive Cleanroom Certification
Dorner’s 3200 Series Modular and Flat Belt conveyors, 2200 Series Precision Move and the SmartFlex conveyor platforms have received the Ultraclean Products Approval Laboratory certification for use in ISO Standard 14644-1 Class 5, and Federal Standard 209 Class 100 rated cleanrooms.

This means the four Dorner conveyors will not contribute to the contamination of cleanrooms conforming to those standards.
50th Anniversary Celebration

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our 50th Anniversary Celebration. We had a great three days of events at Dorner last month.

See photos and read more about the events on the blog.
Upcoming Trade Shows

IBIE 2016 - Booth 3937
October 8-11, 2016
Las Vegas, NV

PACK EXPO 2016 - Booth N5945
November 6-9, 2016
Chicago, IL

PACK EXPO East - Booth TBD
February 27 - March 1, 2017
Pennsylvania, PA
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