Carton and Case Packers

Working in association with TMG, we can provide an extensive range of Carton and Case Packers suitable for a variety of markets including Wines, Beverages, Food, and Pharmaceuticals.

TMG have over 35 years of experience in the manufacture and supply of automated packaging equipment, and with many international brands among their customers TMG are regarded as a market leader in this sector.

We can work with all our suppliers to provide a bespoke solution to your project, please contact us to find out more about the benefits of selecting MBF North America Inc..

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Automatic packer designed to receive and arrange containers arriving from the filling section, pick them up in a desired quantity and format and place them in cartons or crates.

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options

  • The pick-up system moves with Sew gearmotor operating with inverter which controls speed during different phases of working cycles and ensures a smooth sinusoidal movement.
  • The lever drive system is designed in order to stand mechanical stress due to hard work loading and it reduces movement maintenance.
  • The work cycle is managed and controlled at every phase by P.L.C.
  • For standard bottles of wine, oil, water and liqueurs, pneumatic “bell” pick-up heads are normally used. These apply, through a membrane, an adjustable pressure to the neck of the bottle to prevent them dropping when they are picked up.
  • For standard wine or beer bottles a single automatically or manually adjustable pick-up head unit for 2x3 and/or 3x4 carton formats can be offered.
  • In the cosmetic, detergent and chemical sectors mechanical pincer pick-up heads are normally used, each pick-up head being designed for each individual type of container.
  • For cans, vacuum or magnetic pick-up heads are used.

 

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Carton packer with 2 moving axes with picking group sliding on linear guides, projected to be used where it is requested high performances with a low maintenance.

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options:

  • Mechanical speed Layers/h. 1000
  • Installed power kW 11
  • Air consumption Ni/min 200
  • Air pressure bar 6/7

 

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Carton filler for “standing bottles”, “Couchées” o “Tête bêche”

Triple-shafted automatic carton filler for the packing of bottles “standing bottles”, “Couchées” o “Tête bêche”.

Reliable
The machine distinguishes itself for the advanced technology, automation level and reliability. All of this is due to the use of Brushless motors for the main movements of the pick-up group, on a frame made by high stiffness aluminum, also associated to a simplified and optimized devices’ handling.

Three types of packaging
The particular design of the head-holder station allows the installation of various pick-up equipments, with one or many heads, specific for the type of packaging preferred. There are different types of equipment applicable on the machine, for example they can be of the following type of packaging: “Standing bottles”, Couchées” or “Tête bêche”.

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Automatic packing station, projected to work with different types of products in small places.

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options

  • The machine automatically extract American type cases from storage, open them, bend lower flap and push them in packing zone under the pick-up device.
  • Through belt conveyors cases reach a retractable platform, after being divided into lots.
  • The machine is supplied with an interchangeable pick-up device, according to product and lot dimension, and can be equipped with many pick-up devices in order to work with different types of products.
  • When necessary, the pick-up device can be adapted, through simple adjustments, to the new type of product.
  • After product pick-up the motorized platform will slide to allow the lot of product descent, in the case placed under it.
  • After cartoning, the case is evacuated. The process is completely automatic, managed and controlled in each stage through a P.L..C.

 

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Cartoning station of new generation, with integrated erecting, packing and sealing sections for RSC cartons. Compact footprint designed to work with different types of products.

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options

  • The high reliability of the monoblock is guaranteed by a simple movement system optimised with the employment of reliable components and Brushless motors for the main movements.
  • The carton forming is realised during the carton outfeed from the magazine and shaped guides are used.
  • The carton erection is carried out by a mobile arm equipped with suction cups. This system allows a quick and safe opening also of very difficult cartons.
  • The format changeover is very easy and quick to carry out thanks to a limited number of adjustment operations with hand-wheels, handles and knobs within operators’ easy reach without the need of working tools.

 

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Compact cartoning monobloc, with product separator (beehives) inserter station built in

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options

  • Mechanical speed Layers/h. 750
  • Installed power kW 9 (hot-melt+3)
  • Air consumption Ni/min 750
  • Air pressure bar 6/7

 

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Combibox is a monoblock suitable to satisfy the bag-in-box manufactures with limited working areas, hygiene problems, no specialized technicians presence, volume flexibility requirements and quick time needs for the format change.

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options

  • Combibox is a compact and solid equipment which includes, in a very limited space, three machines: carton former, bag cartoning and carton sealing.
  • The machine may be completely manufactured with stainless steel for easier cleaning and hygiene maintenance, suitable for food manufacturing environments.
  • The Combibox works with American carton type.
  • It is possible to supply the machine complete with upper and lower sealing of the carton, with a hot melt unit of first quality or two taping units of 50 mm.
  • The bag cartoning is made by a food rubber food belt and a funnel centring device adjustable according to the format, installed on pneumatic cylinders which guide the bags fall into the carton, moving the flaps sideways.

 

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Cartoning station of new generation, with integrated erecting, packing and sealing sections for RSC cartons. Compact footprint designed to work with different types of products.

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options

  • Cartons storage is placed perpendicular (90°) to the cartons direction leading in order to speed up the working cycle.
  • The carton forming is realised during the carton outfeed from the magazine and shaped guides are used.
  • The carton erection is carried out by a mobile arm equipped with suction cups. This system allows a quick and safe opening also of very difficult cartons.
  • “Twin” machine version, foresees a particular design of monoblock which allows the installation of two sets of pick up equipment suitable for the product type to handle, in order to increase the final machine production, achieving the output of up to 1200 cartons/hour.
  • The format changeover is very easy and quick to carry out thanks to a limited number of adjustment operations using hand-wheels, handles and knobs that operator can reach easily and without the need of any working tools.

 

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Automatic machine with one or two pick-up system to open and insert the dividers into the carton, before or after the cartoning phase. The arm that support the pick-up system, is mechanically moved controlled by an inverter.

Several models available contact us to discuss the best solution for your needs.

Features/Options

  • The machine is designed to work a wide range of dividers for different format, from 2x3, 2x4, 3x4, 5x4 to 6x4.
  • In order to change the dividers format it is enough to simply move the pick up head side withdrawing from the moving group.
  • Software is personalised to the product
  • Quick format change over due to easy adjustment by means of handle and handwheel, in easy positon to reach, the machine can quickly be changes to work with a new dividers size.