Power Transmission Solutions, a Business of Emerson Industrial Automation, to Attend PACK EXPO 2012 on Oct. 28-31

Booth #4738 to Showcase Innovative Solutions to Address Sustainability in Beverage Production

FLORENCE, Ky., August 29, 2012 — Power Transmission Solutions, a business of Emerson Industrial Automation, today announced it is attending PACK EXPO 2012 in Chicago, October 28-31. Power Transmission Solutions develops innovative solutions in product and material design to support its global customers' requirements for sustainability in beverage production. Emerson extends this focus on innovation and sustainability into all of its marketing initiatives and messaging, including its trade show booth. At this year's PACK EXPO, the Power Transmission Solutions booth (#4738) will showcase the following:

  • Examples of the consistent sustainability messaging — "What Happens When We Don't Conserve the Earth's Resources" — through its trade magazine ads, industry websites and social media promotions.
  • An augmented reality display featuring a new iPad® app that will mirror the ―"What Happens When …" advertising and social media campaigns.
  • A Conveyor Calculator mobile app that allows the user to evaluate their current application compared to the System Plast™ solution. It helps assign the opportunity value in terms of what the user could potentially gain from addressing their current situation.
  • A 3D Cad drawing of scaled down size boat. Inside the boat will be a hologram of a man who will speak to the visitors in the booth.
  • An interactive touch-screen display featuring the innovative solutions relevant to glass bottle line applications. The touch-screen display allows the user to interact with application's "hotspots" which open a pop-up window displaying information about the Power Transmission Solutions' product used in that particular location.


PACK EXPO International 2012 brings together more than 46,000 buyers from all over the globe and 1,800-plus leading suppliers, showcasing state-of-the art materials, machinery and methods for packaging and processing in every market. Far and away the industry's premier event, PACK EXPO International comprises more than 1.1 million square feet of exhibit space, featuring:

  • Integrated processing-packaging solutions, dramatically improving efficiency and flexibility
  • Breakthrough technology, providing a platform for next-generation product development
  • On-site demonstrations, where buyers can see machinery in action to evaluate its compatibility, adaptability and ease of operation
  • Revolutionary product launches, opening new possibilities for improved safety, security, sustainability and cost savings