Getting the code you need for canned products
Getting the code you need for canned products Apr21 Web 1


Pyrotec PackMark, April 2021: Metal cans are fully recyclable and offer both sterility and long shelf life for canned food, pet food, and beverages. These factors make them a top choice for packaging in the food and beverage industries.

Continuous inkjet (CIJ) printers are suitable for coding on metal in the food and beverage industries include the 9029 and the top-of-the-line 9450 models from Markem-Imaje, locally available from Pyrotec PackMark.

The 9450 CIJ printer is the market’s dominant CIJ coder, printing 20% faster than comparable brands (35% faster than some), and ideal for embedding a Mark & Read system, as standard, to check code accuracy.


Proven robustness and mistake-proof operation

The 9450 CIJ printer offers:

  • Maximised production performance.
  • A 20% reduction (compared to other brands in the same category) in consumable use and energy consumption (no need for plant air).
  • Optimised waste-related expenses.
  • Hygienic design for efficient washdown (IP56 standard, IP66 optional).
  • An automatic cleaning system that ensures jet stability for a perfect restart.
  • Quick start-up and the ability to run for three shifts, non-stop.
  • A smart consumable system with no set-up required – consumable management is automatic, clean, and fully secure.


Achieving traceability and sustainability goals

With its large choice of high adhesion, high contrast or coloured inks to ensure your product is coded right, the 9450’s contrast is guaranteed, and codes do not rub off. The printer also uses a range of environmentally friendly ink solutions to support your sustainability policy and anti-counterfeiting solutions.


Engineered for innovation

Between manufacturing and selling your products, you have more important things to worry about than ensuring the quality of your code. Engineered to bring you the innovation you need with the simplicity you require, the Markem-Imaje 9029 facilitates daily operations and saves you time.

It’s easy to install and move anywhere you may need it thanks to its robust IP55 fully stainless-steel design. Messages are quick and easy to design and create by uploading your codes via the user interface and a USB connection, and its intuitive online guide manages coding operations more efficiently.

If improving the efficiency of your production process is one of your priorities, the 9450 CIJ printer from Markem-Imaje is engineered for you. Designed to be fully available, the 9450 keeps up with your line speed and secures each of your products with the right code. If flexibility is your primary requirement, the 9029 will save you time and provide you with an innovative solution.


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