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AFA Systems Ltd.

8 Tillbury Court Brampton, ON L6T 3T4 Canada

AFA Systems is an end-of-line packaging machinery manufacturer that produces innovative technology for our customers. We have completed highly sophisticated machinery that is custom engineered to the end user’s specific requirements. Some highlights include running a 1,200 bottle per minute cartoner, full line changeover from cartoning down to case packing in less than five minutes, and developing a case packer to run over 75 cases per minute.

Cartoning Equipment

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AFA Systems cartoning equipment includes horizontal and end-load cartoners, vertical cartoners and sleevers. Cartoning systems include reliable servo-driven rotary feeders that reach speeds of 320 cartons per minute. Cartoning machines are engineered for under five-minute servo changeover capability, helping improve overall line efficiency. Recent highlighted applications include cartoning vials at over 1,200 vials/minute and developing bar cartoning that can handle both on-edge and lay-flat configurations on the same machine.

See the Cartoning Equipment page on this company's website.

Types of Cartoning Equipment

  • Carton Erect/Load/Seal (Integrated)
  • Carton Erectors/Formers
  • Carton Sealers
  • Gabletop Cartoning Equipment

Features:

  • Auto load
  • Automatic
  • Bottom load
  • Dairy 3A
  • E-commerce
  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • Horizontal/end load
  • Hygienic (low-moisture)
  • Manual
  • Manual load
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Pilot/lab
  • Robotic
  • Robotic loading
  • Semi-automatic
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Top/drop load
  • Washdown (wet)

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Rigid Bag-in-box for Liquids Package Type Icon
    Bag-in-box for Liquids
  • Semi-Rigid Blister for Tablets Package Type Icon
    Blister for Tablets
  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Rigid Bottle or Jar Package Type Icon
    Bottle or Jar
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Can or Canister Package Type Icon
    Can or Canister
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • Rigid Carton (Gabletop) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Gabletop)
  • Rigid Cartridge Package Type Icon
    Cartridge
  • Flexible Chub Pack Package Type Icon
    Chub Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Clamshell Package Type Icon
    Clamshell
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Flexible Flow Wrap Package Type Icon
    Flow Wrap
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • Flexible Pouch Package Type Icon
    Pouch
  • Flexible Sachet Package Type Icon
    Sachet
  • Semi-Rigid Sleeve Package Type Icon
    Sleeve
  • Flexible Stand-up Pouch Package Type Icon
    Stand-up Pouch
  • Flexible Stick Pack Package Type Icon
    Stick Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack
  • Flexible Thermoformed Vacuum Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Vacuum Pack
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray
  • Semi-Rigid Tube (Flexible) Package Type Icon
    Tube (Flexible)
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Vacuum Skin Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Skin Pack

Case Packing Equipment

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AFA Systems' case packers feature an innovative gantry robot case erecting technology, which is designed to couple with ergonomic case magazine design for high-end efficiency on the end user's packaging lines. Top load, end load, and wraparound case packers include our all-servo changeover feature, yielding changeover in less than five minutes. Examples of recently completed projects include one line that runs up to 80 cpm and developing a combination system with case packing and palletizing cells.

See the Case Packing Equipment page on this company's website.

Types of Case Packing Equipment

  • Case or Tray Erect/Load/Seal (Integrated)
  • Case or Tray Erectors & Formers
  • Case or Tray Loaders
  • Case Sealers
  • Polybag Case Liner Equipment

Features:

  • Adhesive
  • Auto load
  • Automatic
  • Bliss
  • Bottom load
  • Case liners
  • Corrugated tray
  • E-commerce
  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • Horizontal/end load
  • Manual
  • Manual load
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Pad/partition inserters/dispensers
  • Pilot/lab
  • Robotic
  • Robotic loading
  • RSC-pre glued
  • Semi-automatic
  • Stapling
  • Tamper-evident
  • Tape
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Top/drop load
  • Wraparound

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Rigid Bag-in-box for Liquids Package Type Icon
    Bag-in-box for Liquids
  • Semi-Rigid Blister for Tablets Package Type Icon
    Blister for Tablets
  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Rigid Bottle or Jar Package Type Icon
    Bottle or Jar
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Can or Canister Package Type Icon
    Can or Canister
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • Rigid Carton (Gabletop) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Gabletop)
  • Rigid Cartridge Package Type Icon
    Cartridge
  • Flexible Chub Pack Package Type Icon
    Chub Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Clamshell Package Type Icon
    Clamshell
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Flexible Flow Wrap Package Type Icon
    Flow Wrap
  • Bulk/Industrial Lined Case Package Type Icon
    Lined Case
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • Flexible Pouch Package Type Icon
    Pouch
  • Flexible Sachet Package Type Icon
    Sachet
  • Semi-Rigid Sleeve Package Type Icon
    Sleeve
  • Flexible Stand-up Pouch Package Type Icon
    Stand-up Pouch
  • Flexible Stick Pack Package Type Icon
    Stick Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack
  • Flexible Thermoformed Vacuum Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Vacuum Pack
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray
  • Semi-Rigid Tube (Flexible) Package Type Icon
    Tube (Flexible)
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Vacuum Skin Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Skin Pack

Palletizing

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AFA Systems offers both gantry and articulating arm style robotic palletizers. Company also provides ancillary equipment with palletizers, including slip sheet dispensers and pallet dispensers. Palletizing systems feature intuitive HMI screens to set up new sizes and pallet pack patterns. Company also offers dual loading station palletizers designed to increase overall throughput.

See the Palletizing page on this company's website.

Types of Palletizing

  • Pallet Configuration Software
  • Palletizers (Robotic)

Features:

  • Bulk containers
  • Cases
  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • Floor-level
  • High-level
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Tool-less changeover

Package Types:

  • Bulk/Industrial IBCs/Tote Package Type Icon
    IBCs/Tote
  • Bulk/Industrial Lined Case Package Type Icon
    Lined Case
  • Bulk/Industrial Pail Package Type Icon
    Pail

Additional Offerings

Additional offerings can be found on the AFA Systems Ltd. website

We also offer the following ancillary products: - Carton Formers - Tray Formers - Product Handling Systems - Depalletizers - Auto-bottom carton erectors - Product Accumulators - Used Machinery

See the additional offerings on the company's website.