Stand up Pouch Filling Packaging Machinery, Vertical Form Fill Seal Machines (VFFS), Doypacks for Liquids, Gels, Dry and Free Flowing Products and Stickpack machines in the UK.
We can provide an extensive selection of packaging machinery and a wide range of pouch filling equipment. Some of the packs that we can fill include; stand up pouches, pre-made pouches, doypacks, vertical form-fill seal and stickpack packaging.
Below is a summary of our most in demand machines but this is not a definitive list, please contact us if you have something else in mind for your business.
IPS-8BT, IPS-8BT XL, IPS-8BT duplex, IPS-1BT – These machines are our classic pouch filling range. Primarily designed for the medical and pharmaceutical industry and food industry this equipment is always popular because of its’ versatility and ability to pack a wide range of products. This equipment can fill flat bottomed or sealed bottom pouches. Here is the IPS-8BT up and running:
IPS-12BT and IPS-D8 – These pouch filling machines have been specifically designed to incorporate a pre-made centre or side spout pouch, with CIP filling, cap sortation, insertion and torsion screw systems. Suitable for the food industry, medical and pharmaceutical industries. It can fill a range of pouches with liquids and pastes. TIJ date and batch coding of pouches is also optional. View the IPS-12BT in action
IPS-420-SS and IPS-430 – These Vertical form-fill-seal (VFFS) machines are widely used for the medical and pharmaceutical industry, food industry, cosmetics industry and for technical products. They produce pillow packs and gusseted packs. Here is the IPS-420 up and running:
The UK has many entrepreneurial, artisan, tea and coffee businesses and we have seen demand for pouch filling packaging machinery, specifically designed for packing tea and coffee, increase. For this market we offer the small, but dynamic IPS-2BT, capable of packing a variety of gusseted bags and pouches. It is ideal for moving your business onto the next level,without the frightening investment of other machinery. Watch the short video below to see the small footprint and pouch handling of this tea and coffee packing machine.
The pouch filling machines can accommodate a variety of different shapes, styles and sizes, depending on the product that it needs to accommodate. Often the style of pouch is driven by both the product and consumer demand. Recently there has been a drive toward centre spout pouches but the machinery is designed to accommodate almost any spout type or seal requested. Packaging types can also include: centre spout, side spout, anti-choke cap, tap, handles, hang holes, zippers, tear notches, degassing valves, retort pouches, stand up pouches, flat bottom pouches, side gusseted bags.
Some examples of the types of product our machines have been used to pack include: aromatherapy salts, coffee, tea, biltong, seeds, nuts, nutritional sports powders, cereals, fruit, sweets, soups, petfood, plant food, lawn seed, beauty products, juices and food pastes. This packaging is so versatile that the list could go on for a long time!
Examples of some of the Doypack packaging types that can be used on Intamac machinery:
Stickpack and Sachet Machines – Single lane and multi-lane, up to 10 lane
Our stickpack and sachet machines can accommodate a wide range of different shapes, sizes and speeds. We can also produce 4-side seal sachet machines for liquids and powders. These machines are compact, with a small footprint. They are easy to use and this is an increasingly popular format for our customers.
We are constantly reviewing and updating our machinery range to take into account new trends and demands. Equipment available from us includes the following:
- Vertical Form Fill-Seal-Machines.
- Code and Date Thermal Inkjet Printers.
- Semi-Automated Pouch Filling and Sealing Machines.
- Auger (Powders), Volumetric Measure & Scale (Granules & Snacks), Piston & Rotary Pump (Liquids), Spiral & Rotary.
- Pump (Pastes) Dosing Systems.
- End of Line Operations.
- Pre-Made Pouch and Film Sourcing.
As every business is different we will always discuss, in detail, your specific business requirements before making recommendations.
Date and Batch Ink Jet Coding
Date Coding or Thermal Inkjet (TIJ) Coding – print solutions for packaging is fast becoming one of the most powerful print technologies in the packaging market. It is incredibly versatile, with the ability to print on a wide range of substrates – from paper to plastics, glass to metals – within any packaging/manufacturing environment.
Intamac use inc.jet coding systems on our machinery which uses cutting edge technology designed to make date coding as simple and cost effective as possible. We listen to your requirements and can recommend and supply a range of printing equipment depending on your packaging format.
Advantages of inc.jet print solutions for form fill seal:
- Highly configurable – allowing for multiple print lanes to be coded without shuttling print heads or expensive laser systems.
- Can be integrated into almost any VFFS machine – including pillow, gusseted, block or doy seal types.
- Ability for longitudinal and horizontal printing.
- Small footprint with a modular design – no moving parts and maximum uptime with virtually no maintenance.
Intamac can also supply an extensive range of inks for the inc.jet systems through our After Sales team.
Whether you are after a Turnkey solution or tailor made we are also able to supply a wide range of ancillary equipment to suit your company’s requirements.