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Tray Forming/Sealing

Achieving Maximum Productivity Through Efficiency

January 3, 2024

How to Reduce and Mitigate Operational Downtime By Evan Jones, commercial director at JBT’s Proseal America In an ever-changing industry landscape, the focus is often diverted to supply chain delays, economic uncertainty, labor shortages, budding consumer trends and many other different directions. However, production line efficiency remains top of mind for packaging experts at every…


Proseal Unveils XTRS Tray Sealing Technology

September 12, 2023

Innovative new machinery will debut at Proseal’s exhibition during Pack Expo, Sept. 11-13 JBT’s Proseal, the world-leading pioneer of tray sealing and case packing equipment, today announces the launch of its new XTRs entry level heat-sealing machine. Proseal’s XTRs is the successor to its GTR tray sealing machine, the workhorse of the food production industry.…


Harpak-ULMA Announces Availability of Revolutionary Tray-Sealer

September 7, 2023

First-of-a-kind tray sealing solution delivers more throughput in a smaller footprint with fewer staff Harpak-ULMA, the industry leader in smart, connected packaging solutions, announces a breakthrough in tray sealing technology – the Mondini Trave Sinfonia® offers unparalleled productivity and cost savings. This solution enables snack and meal producers to dramatically increase packaging throughput in a smaller…


Ossid and Sealed Air Team Up to Deliver a Sustainable Poultry Packaging Option in booth C12813 at IPPE

December 20, 2022

Ossid’s overwrappers, tray sealers and other packaging solutions bring efficient, proven results to the meat and poultry industries. Ossid is bringing the heat to IPPE with the best in tray overwrapping, tray sealing, weigh price labeling, and thermoforming machinery for the meat and poultry industries, including its headlining NextGen 500E Tray Overwrapping Stretch Shrink Wrapper with a…


Cama North America to Showcase Secondary Packaging Innovation – including AR – at IBIE

July 14, 2022

For bakery and snack food companies looking to improve production and efficiency, Cama offers innovative secondary packaging and primary product handling systems designed for ease of use and flexibility. Cama’s flexible cartoning, case packing, tray packing, sleeving, and robotic loading systems can easily run multiple products and package sizes — including variety packs — with…


Ossid Demonstrates Reepack Flow Wrapping and Tray Sealing Solutions in Booth 5247 at WestPack 2022

March 14, 2022

Ossid and Quest Industrial, both ProMach brands, are teaming up to demonstrate a nutrition bar packaging line in booth 5247 at WestPack, April 12-14, at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California. The integrated packaging line stars a Quest Industrial robotic pick-and-place system loading nutrition bars into a Reepack ReeFlow 50 Horizontal Flow Wrapper. The nutrition…


Adding Efficiencies to Your Packaging Starting with the End-of-Line

October 25, 2021

By Naomi Holdvogt, Director of Marketing, Robotics and End of Line at ProMach While end-of-line packaging is the last in a series of steps your products undergo before leaving your facility, many would argue they’re the most important. That’s because the manner in which products are packed and arrive to your customers is the first…


Wexxar Bel Enhances Operator Experience with Design Upgrades to the New IPAK Automatic Tray Former

September 17, 2021

Wexxar Bel’s new line of IPAK Automatic Tray Formers incorporates several design upgrades that allow users greater accessibility for faster, easier, and safer changeovers than ever before. Wexxar Bel, a ProMach brand, is a leader in case and tray forming and sealing solutions, exceling in both standard and customized solutions to maximize throughput in a…


Sustainability and OEE Take Center Stage for Proseal

September 17, 2021

Tray sealing solutions that combine high speeds, maximum efficiencies and effective product protection and presentation with important sustainability benefits will be the key theme of the JBT stand at this year’s Pack Expo in Las Vegas. As part of the JBT Corporation family, Proseal will be showcasing the wider capabilities of the group and, through…


Wexxar Bel Brings Efficiency and Operational Upgrades to the New WF30 Gen2 Fully Automatic Case Former

September 2, 2021

Wexxar Bel, a ProMach brand, is never one to rest on its laurels, and that philosophy of constant improvement is shown in its new WF30 Gen2, the next iteration of its popular selling WF30 Fully Automatic Case Former. Wexxar Bel is a leader in case and tray forming and sealing solutions, exceling in both standard and…


Brown Machine Group Announces NAS e-Wrap Series Vertical Wrapper

July 6, 2021

Brown Machine Group (BMG) is pleased to announce the new NAS e-Wrap Series™ vertical wrapper, an automated wrapping system that increases throughput and efficiencies, while reducing material costs and manual labor. The e-Wrap Series wrappers are ideal for a wide array of e-commerce markets, including apparel; office equipment/supplies; tool and part suppliers; and publications; as…


Efficient Labelling Solution for Egg Packs

June 23, 2021

Thanks to the use of full wrap labels, MULTIVAC is redefining the packaging of fresh eggs in boxes or plastic trays. MULTIVAC’s L 310 full wrap labeller not only makes egg packs highly attractive, but it also closes the packs with a secure seal. Thanks to its L 310 conveyor belt labeller, MULTIVAC can now…


Partnership Brings Sustainable Tray Format to U.S. Market

February 9, 2021

Tray sealing specialist Proseal America of Richmond, Virginia, and Idaho-based co-packing company Hudson Blaise are partnering to bring the environmentally friendly Halopack® tray format to the North American food market. Hudson Blaise has started production of the trays, using the Proseal SKR™ tray forming machine to enable these to be assembled on-line for a fast and efficient tray-forming, filling and sealing operation. Halopack is reportedly the…


Capping and Sealing Breakthroughs

April 6, 2020

New materials and technologies in the segment assist brands in achieving various goals. By Liz Cuneo, Contributing Writer A key role of all packaging is to protect and contain the product inside, and prevent it from leaking, spilling and spoiling. The best way to do that is by ensuring a proper seal, or closure. Using…


Wexxar-Bel-IPAK TF200 with 4 Corner Trays

Wexxar Bel and Texwrap Demonstrate New Tray-Packaging Solution at WestPack 2020

January 28, 2020

Wexxar Bel and Texwrap are reportedly joining forces to bring a new, higher level of automation to tray-packaging applications in booth #5221 at WestPack 2020, February 11-13, at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, Calif. Wexxar Bel is integrating the IPAK TF200 Fully Automatic Tray Former with two Texwrap machines: the 2219 Intermittent Motion L-Seal System…


Ossid Launches a New Generation of Sealing/Lidding Machines for Packaging Beef, Chicken, Pork, and Seafood

May 14, 2018

Ossid (ossid.com), a product brand of ProMach (promachbuilt.com), introduces the TS-72, the high throughput model for a new generation of sealing/lidding machines. The TS-72 packages beef, chicken, pork, and seafood in trays, cups, and rounds. In addition to vacuum skin pack capabilities, models of the TS-72 are available for ambient, modified atmosphere packaging (MAP), and…


Ossid Demonstrates Its Top-Selling Tray Overwrapper at PACK EXPO East

March 26, 2018

Ossid (Ossid.com), a product brand of ProMach, demonstrates its innovative 500Si high-speed stretch overwrapper at PACK EXPO East, Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, April 16-18. Booth personnel will also discuss Ossid’s packaging machine solutions for every format of case-ready packaging from leak resistant overwrapping to tray lidding and form fill and seal vacuum skin pack.…


Point Five Packaging Introduces Automatic Sealing Machine

January 22, 2018

Point Five Packaging (p5pkg.com), a supplier of modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) equipment and premium packaging solutions for various food industry sectors, has introduced the P5-A Automatic Seal System. Ideal for any food production or packaging environment – and configurable for manual as well as automatic operation – the machine produces vacuum-gas flushed MAP containers, vacuum…


SupplyOne Is Now a National Distributor of Ossid TS Tray Sealers

January 16, 2018

Ossid (Ossid.com), a product brand of ProMach, announces that SupplyOne Inc., supplyone.com is now a national distributor of the innovative Ossid TS line of vacuum skin pack (VSP), modified atmosphere packaging (MAP), and ambient case-ready food tray sealing machines to middle-market and family-owned food processors. SupplyOne, a national packaging company, is a value-added distributor with…