SOURCE: Millwood, Inc. & Liberty Technologies

Millwood, Inc. & Liberty Technologies

August 18, 2010 09:45 ET

Liberty Technologies Develops Conveyor for Food and Beverage Industry

A New Stainless Steel Mat Top Conveyor Expands Liberty's Materials Handling Offerings to Its Food and Beverage Customers

VIENNA, OH--(Marketwire - August 18, 2010) -  Liberty Technologies (www.libertytechnologies.com), a worldwide industry leader and innovator of unit load and packaging systems, is adding stainless steel mat top conveyor to its portfolio of automated and semi-automated materials handling equipment and systems.

The first offering will be stainless steel conveyor products developed for the food and beverage industry. The line will include straight and curved conveyor sections and combiners as well as implementation services to integrate the conveyor with existing systems.

"This is a natural progression for Liberty," said Rich Evick, senior vice president. "For more than 25 years, we have been providing end-of-the-line industrial packaging solutions, including stretch wrap, strapping and palletizing systems. Now, we'll be able to provide upstream solutions to our food and beverage customers as well."

The conveyor will be manufactured at Liberty Technologies' Innovation Facility in Vienna, Ohio. Evick said the first product will be available in the fourth quarter of 2010.

In addition to a diversified line of machinery products and services built upon years of packaging sales, creative engineering and state-of-the-art manufacturing, Liberty Technologies offers complete turnkey systems controls and programming and nationwide support as well as the complimentary consumable items such as film, bags, plastic and corrugated materials for end of the line packaging.

Liberty Technologies, a Millwood Company, brings together industry knowledge and creative engineering experience to meet our customers unique industrial packaging needs for stretch/shrink wrap film and equipment, strapping machinery and case packaging and palletizing throughout the world. Millwood Inc. is a worldwide industry leader and innovator of unit load and packaging systems, materials and services as well as a leading supplier of new, used and reconditioned pallets. By offering a wide variety of equipment, technologies, solutions and consumables backed by timely service, Liberty and Millwood are the "One Stop Connection" for your material handling and packaging needs. For more information, visit www.millwoodinc.com

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Mr. Ron Ringness,
    Executive V.P. of Sales, Marketing & Technology.
    Millwood, Inc.
    800-860-4744

    Media contact:
    Alyson Kallmeyer,
    Marketing Programs Manager
    Hilty Moore & Associates, Inc.
    440-424-4709, Ext. 202

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