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Multivac Inc.

11021 N. Pomona Avenue Kansas City, MO 64153-1146 United States

MULTIVAC is one of the world’s leading suppliers of packaging solutions for a wide variety of foods, life science and healthcare products, as well as consumer and industrial goods. Our portfolio covers virtually all requirements in terms of packaging design, performance and resource efficiency. It encompasses an extensive range of packaging technologies, automation solutions, and labelling and quality control systems. Our offering is rounded off by solutions upstream of the packaging process: in the areas of portioning and processing as well as baked goods technology.

Conveyor

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Multivac’s MCX conveyor systems feature automated infeed and transport for maximum efficiency. Belt systems are designed for a high level of flexibility and durability, with every aspect of their design engineered so that products, trays, and packs are always transported at maximum output, with minimum usage of energy resources, and optimum utilization of the available space. This means that investment and operating costs are low, while the added value for customers is high. MULTIVAC belt systems can be seamlessly integrated into packaging lines and their machine controls. As stand-alone solutions, they work continuously or are sensor-controlled. Their operation is simple, intuitive and safe.

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Types of Conveyor

  • Tabletop Conveyors

Features:

  • Cases
  • Packages
  • Raw product

Food & Beverage Processing Equipment

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Fritsch, represented by Multivac, offers dough processing solutions for industrial bakers, with a product range that extends from sheeting machines to highly flexible semi-automatic lines and industrial-scale mono lines. Rollfix sheeting machines are designed for gentle and even roll out of dough. The Laminator 700 provides automated dough sheet production and laminating for puff pastry, croissants, shortcrust pastry and brioche dough applications. Other Fritsch products include dough cutting tables, automated pastry machines and the Multiflex M700 system for single-row production of unfilled croissants, as well as Impressa complete bread and pizza processing lines.

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Types of Food & Beverage Processing Equipment

  • Forming & Extruding Equipment
  • Slicing, Dicing, Cutting & Shredding Equipment

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Wet

Pre-made Bag Loading & Sealing

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Multivac’s vacuum chamber machines for packing food and other products in film pouches offer a high level of pack and seal quality. Food product chamber machines include the double chamber machines such as the C 300 Twin, with twin chambers each equipped with a sealing bar and a chamber lid. Multivac also offers numerous other chamber models, including tabletop, free-standing, chamber belt, and chamber machines for cleanroom-compliant packing of life science and healthcare products.

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Types of Pre-made Bag Loading & Sealing

  • Vacuum Packaging

Features:

  • Vacuum packaging

Package Types:

  • Flexible Pouch Package Type Icon
    Pouch
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack

Wrapping Equipment

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Multivac’s product line of shrink tanks, shrink tunnels, and drying tunnels are specifically designed for chamber machines, chamber belt machines, or thermoforming packaging machines. Shrink tanks or tunnels can easily be combined with packaging machines and downstream systems such as drying units to form automatic lines.

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Types of Wrapping Equipment

  • Shrink Wrappers & Heat Tunnels - Single Item

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Plastic

Package Types:

  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack

Thermoform/Fill/Seal Equipment

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Multivac offers vacuum, vacuum skin, shrink and modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) thermoforming machines designed to handle every level of output, from entry-level and medium-output models to thermoformers for high-volume operations. Multivac’s compact thermoformers for small to medium batches include the R 081, which runs rigid and flexible films in a space of only three square meters. The R 245 is a freely configurable thermoforming packaging machine with a comprehensive range of equipment options and the ability to handle highly complex pack shapes at high output. The R 515 thermoforming packaging machine for vacuum and MAP applications is designed for packing fresh meat in flexible film and can be equipped with the MULTIVAC Track-and-Trace™ system for traceability.

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Types of Thermoform/Fill/Seal Equipment

  • TF/F/S for Flexible and Semi-Rigid Film

Features:

  • Automatic
  • Modified atmosphere packaging

Package Types:

  • Semi-Rigid Blister Pack (Retail) Package Type Icon
    Blister Pack (Retail)
  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Semi-Rigid Portion Pack Cup Package Type Icon
    Portion Pack Cup
  • Semi-Rigid Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Semi-rigid Pack
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray
  • Semi-Rigid Vacuum Skin Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Skin Pack

Labeling Machines

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Multivac’s labeling machines include cross-web labelers, direct web printers, inline labelers and conveyor belt labelers. Cross-web labelers are used to precisely label the top and/or bottom of a thermoformed pack and are operated using the HMI of the thermoforming packaging machine. Multivac’s direct web printers reliably print flexible data, texts and barcodes directly onto the upper web during the packaging procedure. Conveyor belt labelers are for applying labelers and marking thermoformed packs, trays, film pouches, tubs, and folding cartons. Inline labelers are designed for printing and applying labels precisely and consistently to either the top, bottom, or sides of packs, and can be easily installed on transport units or packaging machines.

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Types of Labeling Machines

  • Pre-Cut Label Applicators
  • Pressure-Sensitive Label Applicators
  • Printer/Applicators
  • Roll-fed Labelers

Package Types:

  • Rigid Cup, Bowl or Tub Package Type Icon
    Cup, Bowl or Tub
  • Semi-Rigid Sleeve Package Type Icon
    Sleeve
  • Flexible Thermoformed Vacuum Pack Package Type Icon
    Thermoformed Vacuum Pack
  • Rigid Tray Package Type Icon
    Tray
  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack
  • Semi-Rigid Vacuum Skin Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Skin Pack

Flexible Packaging

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Multivac offers a wide range of packaging materials that are tailored to the company's line of thermoform, tray sealing and chamber machine packaging systems to ensure that optimum results are achieved. The material range comprises films, trays, and film pouches, as well as paper fiber-based materials. All packaging materials from Multivac are produced under the highest international standards for packaging materials in contact with food. All the materials in Multivac’s product range are manufactured in accordance with the relevant standards, such as HACCP, BRC/IoP and the appropriate EU or FDA regulations.

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Types of Flexible Packaging

  • Membranes & Seals
  • Overwrap Films and Papers
  • Thermoforming Films

Features:

  • Plastic
  • Thermoformable

Package Types:

  • Flexible Vacuum Shrink Pack Package Type Icon
    Vacuum Shrink Pack

Controls, Software & Components

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Multivac’s Smart Services and Pack Pilot digital solutions are designed for monitoring, controlling and optimizing production and can be networked across all locations to facilitate comparison. Smart Services are for new equipment as well as retrofitting to existing machines, so no large start-up investment is required. Package includes Smart Production Dashboard, providing production figurtes at a glance at any time and from anywhere, the SMART OEE Analyzer for data-driven efficiency analysis and the Smart Log Analyzer that can inform what the most frequently occurring faults and causes of downtime are. Other tools and dashboards include the MULTIVAC Pack Pilot, which facilitates parameterizing fully optimized recipes with just a few clicks.

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Types of Controls, Software & Components

  • Production/Operations Software