Custom Label Applicators and Conveyors


Label application is one of D&R’s specialties. Since our founding, we have designed and implemented countless labeling machines across a wide array of packaging applications.We have standard applications that have been perfected over multiple years and reproductions and which can be ready to ship with minimal lead time, but we also specialize in designing custom labelers for difficult-to-automate applications. Check …

Portable Conveyor with Enercon Induction Sealer


Portable, powder coated steel construction, this conveyor is just one example of D&R’s innumerable custom conveyor designs to fit any application. Check out our video slideshow for some more examples of the custom conveyors we have currently operating in plants throughout the country: Custom Conveyors Video Slideshow

Pellet Box Labeler and Conveyor

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Pellet Box Labeler Video A custom paired labeler and conveyor design. Black powder-coated steel and aluminum construction. The packages labeled by this machine had inconsistent, concave, plastic molded snap top boxes with front clasps. We designed a captive tamp-on applicator with a pneumatic roll-bar to to maintain a high standard of placement accuracy on the varying box tops. The machine …



Design, Build, Automate… and bring it all together. You’ve just commissioned an intuitively designed, quality constructed, automated workhorse from D&R Packaging, and now is the time to fit it into its designated space on the plant floor, and begin functioning in tandem with the rest of your packaging line. We are always willing to install our D&R-built equipment, modify other …



Want to decrease labor costs and increase efficiency throughout your manufacturing facility? Upgrading or updating your automated processes is probably the key. At D&R, we understand that yearly capital expenditures are a limited resource that must be used wisely in order for a manufacturing business to flourish. We strive to help our customers define projects that that not only pay …



The D&R fabrication craftsmen build the machinery that they would want to use on a daily basis in demanding production environments. Just like our design process, our build ethos is informed by our experiences in and ongoing relationships with plant maintenance teams. Our fabricators possess a diverse range of talents in machining, welding, finishing and assembling, and are willing to …



At D&R, we believe the best solution to any problem is often the simplest, and we design accordingly: robust, efficient, and easy to maintain. We don’t feel the need to “reinvent the wheel,” but we do like to see how common mechanisms may be applied in unconventional ways. Our engineers excel at providing common packaging applications in environments with uncommon …

‘S’ Conveyors


Custom built ‘S’ conveyors for a food plant.  These two new stainless conveyors were built with a food plant in mind, and are fully height adjustable.

Retracting Nosebar (Shuttle) Conveyor


We recently finished a Retracting Nosebar (Shuttle) Conveyor and thought we would share it.  The conveyor was designed and built in-house by D&R, and meets or exceeds all of the following requirements: . Washdown Environment Friendly Retracting Nosebar Conveyor Diving Nose Endless Belts Easy, Tool-less Operator Changeovers (<10 minutes) Stainless Construction Built Around Existing Equipment Retracting Nosebar (Shuttle) Conveyor Videos