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1. (WO2016065002) APPARATUS FOR FORMING A SLEEVE ON A CONTAINER

Pub. No.:    WO/2016/065002    International Application No.:    PCT/US2015/056660
Publication Date: Fri Apr 29 01:59:59 CEST 2016 International Filing Date: Thu Oct 22 01:59:59 CEST 2015
IPC: B65C 3/06
Applicants: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Inventors: GOUDY, Eric, Shawn
Title: APPARATUS FOR FORMING A SLEEVE ON A CONTAINER
Abstract:
An apparatus having: a conveyor (20) having a machine direction (MD) and a cross-machine direction (CD) and a pair of edges (22) spaced apart from one another in the cross-machine direction; a striker (130) having a first position and a second position, wherein the striker in the first position is located at a predetermined location (140) above the conveyor and laterally within the pair of edges, wherein in the striker in the second position is remote from the predetermined location; a driver (150) operatively engaged with the striker to move the striker from the first position to the second position; and a vacuum port (135) proximal to the striker when the striker is in the first position.