An energy boost for sport or just generally – that’s what granola and protein bars are for. We create the perfect packaging for them – with the help of our machines. After all, as a leading manufacturer, this is something we’ve been doing for over 100 years. We’re also familiar with the challenges posed by such products. To meet them, we develop perfectly functioning packaging solutions for protein and granola bars. Tailored to your needs, and always with the greatest care. For particularly gentle product handling. And that’s what you need with dry, firm, sticky, or soft bars. As well as perfectly coordinated processes. So that your products are packaged quickly, hygienically, and reliably.
Speaking of granola bar packaging: with our machines and systems, it’s not just the contents that are healthy. We pay particular attention to sustainability when it comes to the packaging – both film and paper. By keeping our ecological footprint as small as possible. From the very start. From the primary packaging to the display carton, our user-friendly granola and protein bar packaging machines ensure maximum efficiency in your production and top quality on the product shelf. And the environment will be happy, too.
Take advantage of hermetically sealed packaging for your protein and granola bars. Find out more now and discover just how you can benefit from our machines and systems.
Tear it open and have a bite – for your customers to do this, your granola and protein bars need first-class packaging. Hermetically sealed and aroma-protected. Our packaging machines do just that. Throughout the packaging process. After all, they’re custom-tailored to your products. As well as to the hygienic requirements. All our machines and systems comply with these as standard.
Neatly one after the other, or even several together: Our buffering, feeding, and distribution systems ensure that your granola and protein bars are ready to go on time. And in rows. with buffers, chicane conveyors, and vibratory feeders. For smooth feeding and a harmonious product flow.
As a flexible feeding and distribution system, the fully automatic LOMATIC feeds downstream packaging machines highly efficiently.
Feed and distribution system
- Machine solution designed to meet specific customer requirements
- Stations discharge in both directions
- Minimized row and block offset
- System can be scaled up as required at a later date – thanks to modular design
- Open design for ideal accessibility
- Direct integration of belt buffers possible
The LOOP-GB buffer system buffers a wide variety of products and discharges them in a regulated manner. Packaged or unpackaged.
Gondola storage system with buffer and product flow control
- Toolless gondola and belt changes– large, variable format range
- Vibration-reducing machine and software design – ideal system component for boosting line OEE
- Intelligent high-performance feeding combined with gentle product handling
Our fold wrapping machines and horizontal flow wrap machines pack your granola and protein bars eco-friendly. At high speeds and with efficient feeding technology. Plus sophisticated sensor technology. This seals all films in a way that is particularly gentle on the product. Maximum packaging quality included. For truly long-lasting pleasure and taste.
The LRM-S fold wrapping machine packs chocolate, cookies, wafers, and similar food products in one or two packaging materials in a particularly gentle way.
Automatic fold wrapper machine for chocolate
- Processes different wrapping materials
- Offers maximum format and pack style flexibility
- Packs products in one or two packaging materials, also glued or sealed
- Also available in a twin-lane version with up to 1,150 products per minute
From small to maxi: The LTM-DUO twin-station fold wrapping machine packs chocolate products of all kinds. Even those with nuts.
Twin-station fold wrapping machine for chocolate
- Also processes biodegradable packaging foil
- Also packs whole-nut chocolate bars
- Maximum overall performance in two-stage fold wrapping
The RCB horizontal fold wrapping machine packs small chocolate products hermetically and at high speeds.
Fold wrapping machine with wrapping head for Napolitains, bars and small tablets
- Seals packs completely without hot-setting glue
- No product contact thanks to sealing – seals only film against film
- Active cooling in the sealing element zone to protect product from radiant heat – optional
- Maximum availability thanks to minimized start-up times, short setup times and format changeovers, and quick and easy cleaning
Whether they’re accumulable or not, our cartoning machines pack your granola and protein bars into display cartons with the utmost care. In one or multiple rows, neatly and precisely. Upright, flat, or shingled. But always efficiently – and successfully.
Both accumulable and non-accumulable products of all types are reliably filled into open displays by the CMC wrap-around cartoning machine
Modular wrap-around display cartoner
- Great format flexibility and toolless format changeover
- Available in 90-degree or inline version – Right-hand or left-hand configuration possible
- Excellent hygienic and ergonomic standards thanks to front panel design
- Maximum performance in the field of “wrap-around” display cartoners
Thanks to a special feeding system, the CML packaging machine cartons pre-packed products at high speeds. Always accurately, in mixed packs and multipacks.
Cartoner machine for single packs and multipacks in cardboard envelope label
- Mixed packs possible thanks to special feeding devices
- Single-row and double-row packs
- Excellent format, pack style, and product flexibility
- Various folding and closing options
The flexible and powerful CMT cartoningmachine can handle a wide variety of pack formations and layouts – at the extremely impressive speed of up to 1,000 products per minute.
Top-loading cartoning machine for bars, tablets, cookies, and confectionery.
- High overall equipment effectiveness
- Open and closed display cartons
- Quick and easy format changeovers, vertical startup
- Different layouts and pack formations possible
A novelty on the packaging market, the CMW carton folding machine fills primary-packed chocolate bars in the wrap-around process at high speeds.
Display cartoning machine for bar packaging
- Large blank magazine
- Also available as a module to complement existing primary packaging machines
- Right-hand or left-hand configuration possible
- Maximum product protection with maximum performance
Maximum flexibility and high performance are the hallmarks of our banderole and overwrapping machines when it comes to your granola and protein bar packaging. Thanks to their large format range and easy format changeovers. As they easily adapt to all bar sizes.
The LCM cellophane wrapping machine wraps cookies, wafers, chocolates, and other food and non-food items. In full wrap and with a tear thread.
Cellophane wrapping machine for single and multipacks.
- Second wrapping material possible for band
- Tight, hermetically sealed packs
- Multipacks can be produced
- Easy to open the packs thanks to tear thread with pull tab
The LCM-B banderole machine reliably wraps pre-packed products in paper, cardboard, or film. Fully automatically and with a large format range.
Banderole machine for pre-packed products
- Large format range available
- Multipacks can be produced
- Improved appearance at the point of sale
- High speeds of up to 300 products a minute
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You produce more than just granola and protein bars? We also have the right packaging systems for
Efficient performance, innovative system solutions, and gentle product handling are our top priorities. That’s why we tailor our packaging lines to your needs. For the perfect interplay of all machines – and the best results. And to ensure that this remains the case, we are continuously evolving. Find out more about what we can do together – in the practical examples of our packaging systems.