Cognex Corp. showcased a number of machine vision and identification systems at Pack Expo Las Vegas. The company designs, develops, manufactures, and markets devices and systems for a range of inspection, identification, and guidance applications throughout manufacturing and distribution processes.
Cognex image-based ID Readers can replace laser scanners for reading 1-D bar codes and 2-D Data Matrix codes. Cognex reports that image-based bar code reading technology offers higher read rates, longer life, and performance feedback.
Advanced Vision Technology (AVT) will debut its new Hologram Inspection System at LabelExpo Europe in September in Brussels, Belgium. The 100% automatic inspection system combines traditional print inspection technologies, holographic foils inspection, and hologram print applications, the company reported in a statement.
Pfizer has selected Global Vision as its proofreading technology solution provider, the supplier reported today in a statement. Specifically, Global Vision’s text, artwork, print, and bar code inspection technologies were selected by Pfizer for worldwide deployment.