Heat Transfer on Caps

TRIAX-A-X-CAPS: Servo-Driven Heat Transfer Decoration for Plastic & Aluminum Caps



What kind of heat transfer decoration is possible on cosmetic and spirit closures?

CER provides hot stamp decoration on both the tops and sides of a wide range of both cosmetic and spirit closures.


What types of products do the TRIAX hot stamp and heat transfer machines decorate?

There are three different models of TRIAX technology to best accommodate specific user needs. TRIAX machines can be used for either hot stamp decoration or heat transfer decoration. All three TRIAX models can decorate on plastic or aluminum closures that are cylindrical in shape. The TRIAX-F-CON can also decorate on plastic or aluminum closures that are conical in shape. Common applications for the TRIAX systems include the following:

TRIAX-A: Cosmetic and spirit caps
TRIAX-F-CON: Mascara and lipstick containers, cosmetic pencils, writing tools
TRIAX-FL: Shampoo bottles, jars, perfumes

The TRIAX  is a prime example of the type of decoration support that CER provides the cosmetic market. spirits market and writing implements market.

What is the TRIAX-A-X-CAPS heat transfer machine?

The TRIAX-A-X-CAPS is a flexible and efficient high speed heat transfer machine for the decoration of cylindrical shaped plastic or aluminum closures.


What are the main features of TRIAX hot stamp and heat transfer machines?

The TRIAX family of hot stamp and heat transfer machines are known for providing high-speed, flexible and efficient cap decoration. Featuring a patented conical device permitting greater percentage of conical part decoration than had previously been possible, the TRIAX provides unmatched flexibility. In fact, the mono mandrel system with multiple settings is compatible with up to 90% of all cosmetic parts and products.

Speeds of up to 4,000 parts per hour are possible with the TRIAX, representing a 30% increase on the speeds of comparable systems. Superior durability, highly intuitive user interface and integrated vision systems for quality control make the TRIAX a well-rounded solution.

1. Superior Flexibility
Capable of decorating up to 90% of cosmetic parts/packaging.
Flexible system with patented interchangeable conical device and numerous setting provides unprecedented flexibility in compatible substrates.

2. Superior Decoration
Highly-repeatable decoration- even with complex artwork
Capable of placing complex decoration on challenging geometries such as double or convex conical parts, or parts requiring parallel or layered colors.

3. Superior Durability
Systems known to run for over 12 years!

Availability, performance and quality combine to provide superior Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE).

4. High Speed
30% higher speeds vs comparable equipment
Achieves production goals much faster

5. Intuitive Interface
Extremely user friendly

Designed for easy use by non-expert technicians. Embedded manuals and key documents enable simplified troubleshooting via the touch screen.

6. Integrated Advanced Vision Control System
Eliminate need for labor investment in quality control
Seamless integration of advanced vision control systems provides superior accuracy and efficiency.

Additional Features

There are a wide range of additional features for the TRIAX. These include:

  • Simplified Tooling Change
  • Mechanical or Optical Registration
  • Electropneumatic (AFIC) Foil Tension
  • Servo-Driven Rewinding
  • High Precision
  • Remote Assistance
  • Touch Screen
  • Cleaning System

What additional options are available with TRIAX machines?

Second foil advance is an option for TRIAX systems.


What products and services does CER offer for cap decoration?


CER provides everything a cosmetic/personal care and spirits brand or suppliers could need for product decoration. Our services range from concept support through completed product handling. We have a wide range of systems, supplies and services uniquely tailored to supporting cosmetic brands.

We offer a range of supporting products such as the SF600 Mascara Bottle Dispenser.  CER also provides a range of consumable supplies – optimized for performance in the TRIAX machine. These supplies include magnetic and standard stamping dies, silicone rollers and hot stamp foils.


What types of brands and suppliers does CER work with?

For over 50 years CER has partnered with many of the world’s leading cosmetic/personal care, spirits and writing implement brands as well as top industry suppliers.

Would you like to know more?

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