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Harpak-ULMA Packaging LLC

85 Independence Drive Taunton, MA 02780-1076 United States

Our full-service solutions address installation, training, spare parts, service and customer support, while capabilities span robotics and automation, thermoforming, tray sealing, filling, flow pack, stretch, blister, skin pack, and vacuum. Our goal is to provide every G. Mondini and ULMA solution with Rockwell Automation integrated architecture and smart connectivity to reduce solution complexity and maintenance costs, while realizing better quality, capacity, and throughput. We focus on lowering your total cost of ownership and offering the most reliable systems available, while addressing all of your packaging issues.

Cartoning Equipment

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Harpak-ULMA Packaging LLC offers a wide range of intermittent or continuous motion horizontal cartoning machines suitable to pack products into boxes with automatic side loading and closure of the lateral flaps by means of hot melt or tuck-in flap. Food products such as frozen pizzas, cakes, cereals, rice, and coffee packs can be loaded into the machine infeed manually by the operator or automatically by means of a mechanical or electronic synchronization unit. The synchronization unit picks the product from the production line and feeds the machine in feed tasks. Cartoning systems are designed for easy maintenance, centralized greasing and easy and quick changeover and comply with current CE standards. Special versions equipped with a low carton magazine are available.

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

Types of Cartoning Equipment

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

Features:

  • Auto load
  • Automatic
  • Bottom load
  • E-commerce
  • Horizontal/End/Side Load
  • Hygienic (low-moisture)
  • IIoT ready
  • Manual
  • Manual load
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Pilot/lab
  • Robotic
  • Robotic loading
  • Semi-automatic
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Vertical/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)
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • 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

Form/Fill/Seal

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Flow wrapping machines from Harpak-ULMA Packaging are designed to be versatile and cost-effective packaging equipment. Varieties include horizontal form fill and seal (HFFS), vertical form fill and seal (VFFS), horizontal bagging, pillow-pouch wrapping, stretch, seal and flow-pack. HFFS is suitable for primary packaging of individual products (whether flat or irregularly shaped) in the food products, medical, industrial and other consumer goods sectors. Well suited to high-volume production, and a producer of minimal waste, flow-wrapping enables packaging of large orders in very short time frames. Easy to change over from one packaging size to another with no tooling changes. Harpak-ULMA Packaging offers a full line of flow wrapping machines built to meet the customer’s packaging needs.

See the Form/Fill/Seal page on this company's website.

Types of Form/Fill/Seal

  • Horizontal Form/Fill/Seal
  • Vertical Form/Fill/Seal
  • Zipper/Reclosure Applications

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Continuous motion
  • Heat seal
  • Hygienic (low-moisture)
  • Inline
  • Modified atmosphere packaging
  • Portion pack
  • Rotary
  • Washdown (wet)
  • Zipper

Package Types:

  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Flexible Chub Pack Package Type Icon
    Chub Pack
  • Flexible Pouch Package Type Icon
    Pouch
  • Flexible Sachet Package Type Icon
    Sachet
  • Flexible Stand-up Pouch Package Type Icon
    Stand-up Pouch
  • Flexible Stick Pack Package Type Icon
    Stick Pack
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack

Wrapping Equipment

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Flow wrapping, also referred to as horizontal form/fill/seal (HFFS), is a versatile and cost-effective packaging technique for high-volume packaging operations. The process wraps a product in a clear or printed polyolefin, polypropylene or laminate film, forming a 3-sided seal package to produce a light and flexible package. Harpak-ULMA Packaging offers three broad types of flow wrapping: form-fill-seal, shrink wrap packaging, and stretch film packaging.

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

Types of Wrapping Equipment

  • Flow Wrappers
  • Overwrappers
  • Shrink Wrappers & Heat Tunnels - Single Item

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Box motion
  • Hygienic (low-moisture)
  • Modified atmosphere packaging
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Semi-automatic
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Washdown (wet)

Package Types:

  • Flexible Flow Wrap Package Type Icon
    Flow Wrap
  • Flexible Overwrap Package Type Icon
    Overwrap
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack

Thermoform/Fill/Seal Equipment

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Harpak-ULMA Packaging LLC offers equipment with thermoforming capabilities including skin pack, vacuum pack, modified atmosphere, A variety of sizes and designs to meet space requirements, sanitation, and hygienic standards. Equipment can be equipped with Allen Bradley parts and Rockwell Automation controls. Machines can produce multi-cavity packs, easy-open and reclosable systems, and use multiple films in one pack.

See the Thermoform/Fill/Seal Equipment page on this company's website.

Types of Thermoform/Fill/Seal Equipment

  • TF/F/S for Flexible and Semi-Rigid Film
  • TF/F/S for Tablet/Capsule Blister Packs

Features:

  • Aseptic
  • Automatic
  • Hygienic (low-moisture)
  • IIoT ready
  • Modified atmosphere packaging
  • Semi-automatic
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Washdown (wet)

Package Types:

  • Semi-Rigid Blister for Tablets Package Type Icon
    Blister for Tablets
  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • 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 Vacuum Skin Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Skin Pack

Pre-made Tray/Cup/Bowl Packaging Equipment

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Harpak-ULMA Packaging’s tray sealing packaging machines are used in the fresh foods and frozen meals markets. Tray sealing machines seal a rigid tray and heat seals a plastic film to trays flange. The seal is airtight, so that customers can take advantage of MAP technology to prolong the product’s shelf life by slowing down harmful bacteria that causes spoilage. Seal also functions as a simple dust cover for frozen products where no MAP requirements exist.

See the Pre-made Tray/Cup/Bowl Packaging Equipment page on this company's website.

Types of Pre-made Tray/Cup/Bowl Packaging Equipment

  • Denest/Fill/Seal (Integrated)
  • Product Loading into Trays, Cups & Bowls
  • Tray, Cup & Bowl Sealing

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Hygienic (low-moisture)
  • IIoT ready
  • Inline
  • Modified atmosphere packaging
  • Multi-lane
  • Rollstock lidding
  • Semi-automatic
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Vacuum packaging
  • Washdown (wet)

Package Types:

  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray

Product & Package Handling

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Advancements in robotics are making it easier to replicate the dexterity and vision once only available through human labor. Harpak-ULMA Packaging offers vision-assisted robots that can pick and place products precisely using improved grippers for delicate products. Applications for these robotics handling systems include infeed handling, raw food handling, primary packaging, secondary packaging, general material handling, and full-line and integrated solutions.

See the Product & Package Handling page on this company's website.

Types of Product & Package Handling

  • Case Unloaders
  • Stacking Machines
  • Tray/Crate Handling Machines

Features:

  • IIoT ready
  • Indexing
  • Robotic
  • Tool-less changeover

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Semi-Rigid Blister for Tablets Package Type Icon
    Blister for Tablets
  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • 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

Feeding & Inserting Equipment

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Packaging infeeds and outfeeds are designed to manage sorting, orientating, allocating, positioning and inserting products in a quick and safe manner without damaging the product. Harpak-ULMA Packaging LLC designs automatic feeding systems that can be integrated into lines for applications such as accumulation and controlling infeed and outfeed of wrapped products. Line can be complemented with the ULMA D12H robot for loading and side cartoner system.

See the Feeding & Inserting Equipment page on this company's website.

Types of Feeding & Inserting Equipment

  • Orienting/Unscrambling Machines
  • Pick-and-Place
  • Placement/Feeder Systems

Features:

  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • IIoT ready
  • Loose
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Robotic
  • Rolls
  • Rotary
  • Stacks
  • Tool-less changeover
  • Vertical
  • Vibratory

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Semi-Rigid Blister for Tablets Package Type Icon
    Blister for Tablets
  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • 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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Harpak-ULMA Packaging LLC is a supplier of case formers, sealers and label applicators, offering a faster, more accurate and reliable approach to manual efforts, which often result in sloppy or poorly placed tape or labels. Manual labor at this stage often requires substantial space for workstations and materials storage, whereas automated equipment at the end of a packaging line can actually reduce required warehouse space.

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

Features:

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

Package Types:

  • Rigid Ampoule or Vial Package Type Icon
    Ampoule or Vial
  • Flexible Bag Package Type Icon
    Bag
  • Semi-Rigid Blister for Tablets Package Type Icon
    Blister for Tablets
  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Semi-Rigid Brick Pack (Laminate) Package Type Icon
    Brick Pack (Laminate)
  • Rigid Carton (Folding) Package Type Icon
    Carton (Folding)
  • 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

Palletizing

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Harpak-ULMA Packaging LLC offers fully integrated lines, from product to pallet. Palletizing systems feature buffer systems that optimize the palletizing equipment, working with robots or mechanical palletizers. The criteria for selecting an optimum palletizing system depends on the needs of the project for each customer. Harpak-ULMA is capable of designing palletizing systems with robots or mechanical palletizing.

See the Palletizing page on this company's website.

Types of Palletizing

  • Palletizers (Mechanical)
  • Palletizers (Robotic)

Features:

  • Bags
  • Cases
  • Containers
  • Entry-level/budget models available
  • Floor-level
  • High-level
  • IIoT ready
  • PackML controls architecture
  • Tool-less changeover

Packaging Services

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Harpak-ULMA Packaging’s experts can assist customers in designing a package that is visually pleasing, displaying attractive, customer-focused branding that stands out in a crowd of competition with the aim of shortening time to production and market. Harpak-ULMA walks customers through options for size, shelf life requirements, seal and reseal capability, sustainable material considerations, recyclability and waste minimization and presents options ranging from tray sealing, thermoforming, flow wrapping to shrink and flow vac. Packaging design and development services also consider complete product to pallet automation options.

See the Packaging Services page on this company's website.

Types of Packaging Services

  • Package Design & Development
  • Package Testing Services
  • Package Validation Services

Features:

  • 3D prototyping