May 2014 - Issue 34
MD Packaging        
MD Packaging has over 25 years worth of experience in the Product Inspection field.  We represent North America's leading brands of checkweigher and x-ray equipment - Hi-Speed and Safeline, both owned by Mettler Toledo.  We also recently became the exclusive distributor in Canada for FT System.  FT System is a leading supplier of container inspection and monitoring solutions for bottling and packaging lines.  
Hi-Speed Checkweighers

Hi-Speed is the leading global checkweigher manufacturer and is part of the Mettler Toledo Product Inspection Division.  Hi-Speed's standards and highly customized checkweighing solutions are built to suit your specific application, environment, regulatory, and industry requirements.

Hi-Speed's checkweighers deliver productivity and profitability with the most comprehensive line of checkweighers for the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, chemical and non-food industries.


A wide range of sizes and configurations are available to handle nearly any container type or package design, even at high production rates, to ensure accurate product delivery, reduced giveaway, and optimized production processes. 


Patented weighing technology and over 50 years package handling expertise ensure repeatable performance from the first to the last package weighed, maintaining tight production tolerances to deliver high product quality and profits. Hi-Speed checkweighing solutions are enhanced by a world-wide after-sales service network.

Safeline X-Ray

Safeline is North America's leading X-ray brand and is part of the Mettler Toledo  Product Inspection Division.  Safeline's x-ray inspection systems provide complete operational confidence to food and pharmaceutical manufacturers and their retail channels through innovative technical solutions derived from consumer and industry insights.


Safeline's x-ray inspection systems ensure product safety and integrity in order to avoid product recalls and customer complaints. They help manufacturers to achieve compliance with HACCP and retailer requirements as well as national and international regulations.


Safeline's x-ray inspection technology offers exceptional contamination detection, such as glass, metal, stone and high-density plastics, even for products packaged in foil or metallized film. In addition x-ray systems can simultaneously perform a wide-range of in-line quality checks. These include measuring mass, counting components, identifying missing or broken products, monitoring fill levels, inspecting seal integrity and checking for damaged packaging.

FT System


FT System provides a complete range of container inspection and line control solutions for the food, beverage, chemical, cosmetic and pharmaceutical markets.  FT System solutions can inspect glass, plastic, paper-laminate and metal containers used in a variety of applications such as bottles, jars, cans, tubes and cartons. 


Inspection Solutions include:

  • Empty container inspection - glass, metal & plastic
  • Cap & closure inspection prior to capping machine
  • Fill level inspection
  • Cap/closure inspection after capping machine
  • Vacuum/pressure inspection
  • Code inspection
  • Label inspection - sensor or vision solution
  • Full case inspection

Monitoring & Process Control Solutions include:

  • Filler valve monitoring
  • Capper & seamer monitoring
  • Labeller monitoring
  • Quality control station - post filler/capper

Mettler Toledo Product Inspection Bus

MD Packaging is pleased to announce that the Mettler Toledo Product Inspection bus is coming back to Canada! It will be in Quebec the week of May 20th and Ontario the week of May 26th.  The demo bus provides a convenient hands-on training opportunity for processors and packagers to gain specific knowledge about how to limit product waste and contamination in their plants.  Staffed by a technical trainer, the bus features the latest technology in checkweighers, metal detectors and x-ray inspection systems and offers interactive machine and product testing demonstrations.  Click here to download our brochure.  Click here to download in French.  Contact us today to schedule your site visit!  The bus will be visiting our customers in Western Canada in early September!
Please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your Product Inspection requirements.  We would be happy to review your specific application!

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