Sachet Machines - Horizontal
Volpak are the manufacturers of Market-leading Horizontal form-fill seal sachet and stand up pouch (doypack) machines for liquids, powders, pastes, granules and solid products. Hygienic Ultra Clean equipment is available and can operate up to speeds of 400 packs per minute. The Volpak Ultra Clean Machine is designed with a laminar airflow system in order to control the entrance of any micro-organisms entering the machine. The machine is built to be as hygienic as possible, so it has the ability to be completely washed down. To decontaminate the packaging material a UV-C lamp panel is used during the process. The Ultra Clean equipment is predominantly used with ACID products, in a cold chain environment.
Other Volpak machines are designed for horizontal or vertical fill and seal with a variety of functionalities including; double reel support, lineal and double stroke sealing jaws, film material transport of automatic adjustment, positive pouch opening, mechanism free on filling stations, automatic adjustment of pouch stretching, automatic lifting of the top sealing jaws, and many other advantages ensuring the best performance and making the everyday work of the operator easier.
Some machines have a number of different filling stations which allows for a variety of different products inside the pouch, using volumetric dosing devices, auger fillers, vibrating channels and weighers. These machines are designed to maximize Overall Equipment Effectiveness with no ability for improvisation by the operator.
Volpak machines can make flat pouches in duplex to 1 litre stand up pouches with zipper closing, pouring caps, straws, membrane pouches and the exclusive DUO pouches. The machine may be equipped to work in duplex producing pouches of half the size. They are designed to be easy to access, so that operators find them straight forward to use and the ongoing running and maintenance costs are low.
Volpak Stand Up Pouches (Doy Packs) can be used for the following, amongst others:
1) Meeting the requirements of the beverage industry, such as fruit juice, isotonic beverages, as well as salad dressings where Volpak is the undisputed leader.
2) Ideal for packing sauces, grated cheese with controlled atmosphere, chocolates, sweets, juice and dehydrated ready cooked dishes with more than one component.
3) Packaging for liquid washing soap, sauces, mayonnaise, coffee or powder breakfast beverages, such as Cappuccino, pet food, etc. in bigger formats.
Volpak hygienic machinery complies with UNE 1672 EN standard, following the guidelines and directives from the EHEDG (European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group), the 3A standard, VDMA and existing legal food requirements.