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Beef Jerky Packaging


Jerky Products Present Packaging Challenges

Jerky is a unique product in that is dried, but not completely without moisture. This tends to create more clumping and sticking during the weighing process. In turn, this results in irregular fill with some bags being lighter than required and some being heavier.

This is an unacceptable scenario for any production line.

Ohlson's Optimized Jerky Packaging Solution

At Ohlson Packaging, we use an overhead delivery process to spread out any clumps of jerky prior to it being fed into the multi-head weigher. This allows for accurate filling with faster rates of speed.

From here, the product drops down into the bagger. With our systems you can choose from film to premade pouches, just let us know, and our engineers will customize the system to your specific needs.

Equipment that fits your needs.


Weighers
Baggers
Conveyors
Combination Weighers & Counters
Ohlson Stainless Steel Combination scale multihead weighers & Counters are perfect for an array of high-accuracy and high-speed applications.
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Linear Weighers
Ohlson Stainless Steel Linear Weighing & Counting Systems are an ideal solution for automating your highly repetitive, labor-intensive processes.
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Linear Combination Weigher
Ohlson Packaging’s linear combination weigher model combines the technologies of both linear and combination weighers in order to provide an efficient weighing process.
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Pre-Made Pouch Machines
Ohlson Packaging’s Pre-made pouch machines come in all shapes and sizes and are designed to fit with your specific production workflow.
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Customized Indexing Conveyors
Ohlson Packaging manufactures a variety of indexing conveyors to integrate to our customers’ specific needs, allowing for the precision filling of any container.
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Take Away Conveyors
Take away conveyors help bring bags up to a working height after packaging onto a rotary collection table or other step in the packaging process.
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Incline Conveyors
Our cleated incline belt conveyor is a reliable way to transport your products throughout different stations of the production process.
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Rotary Collection Table
Rotary tables are work positioning devices that allow for precision when dealing with metalworking, milling, other CNC machining techniques as well as bagging end-of-line production.
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