Wolfertschwenden, 8 February 2019 – At IFFA 2019, MULTIVAC will be presenting holistic solutions for processing and packaging meat and sausage products to trade visitors from industry, craft and trade. In addition, concepts for production of sustainable packaging solutions and the topic of digitalisation will be among the focal points of the trade fair. The appearance will be rounded out with the presentation of the extensive product range in the area of labelling and quality inspection.
MULTIVAC’s trade fair appearance will be under the slogan of “The DNA of Better Packaging and Processing”. One focus will be the presentation of complete solutions for cutting and packaging of meat and sausage products. MULTIVAC’s expertise in the area of cutting and portioning, as well as various solutions for efficient connection of cutting systems to downstream packaging machines, will be presented on the basis of several fully automated lines. Particular attention is paid to efficient and gentle transfer of the cut products into the respective pack cavity, for which MULTIVAC offers various pioneering solutions. In addition, solutions for pack marking, inspection, converging and packing in boxes are integrated into the lines.
MULTIVAC also expects a high level of visitor interest in the area of sustainable packaging solutions. A wide variety of concepts that contribute to reducing packaging material consumption in packaging production, as well as concepts for production of packaging that meet current requirements with regard to recyclability, will be on display. One example of this is the MULTIVAC PaperBoard portfolio, which is made up of a wide variety of materials for the production of MAP and vacuum skin packs on thermoforming packaging machines and traysealers.
MULTIVAC will demonstrate MultiFresh TM technology for production of vacuum skin packaging on a compact thermoforming packaging machine and a compact traysealer, which is also equipped with a labelling system for applying promotional labels to the pack.
In addition, an extensive product range in the area of labelling and quality inspection will be presented. The most important exhibits include direct printing systems and solutions for efficient wrap-around labelling of a wide variety of packs, which MULTIVAC has consolidated under the brand name Full Wrap Labelling.
At an additional stand in Hall 12, MULTIVAC will be exhibiting a wide selection of compact chamber machines for craft businesses. Live demonstrations of the latest slicers and portioners will take place in the MULTIVAC Processing Tent in front of Hall 11.
MULTIVAC is one of the leading providers worldwide of packaging solutions for food products of all types, life science and healthcare products as well as industrial items. The MULTIVAC portfolio covers virtually all requirements of processors and producers in terms of pack design, output and resource efficiency. It comprises a wide range of packaging technologies as well as automation solutions, labellers and quality control systems. The product range is rounded off with portioning and processing solutions upstream of the packaging procedure. Thanks to extensive expertise in packaging lines, all modules can be integrated into complete solutions. This means that MULTIVAC solutions guarantee a high level of operational and process reliability as well as efficiency. The MULTIVAC Group has approximately 5,900 employees worldwide, with some 2,200 based at its headquarters in Wolfertschwenden. With over 80 subsidiaries, the Group is represented on all continents. More than 1,000 sales advisors and service technicians throughout the world use their know-how and experience to the benefit of customers, and they ensure that all installed MULTIVAC machines are utilised to their maximum.