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High-output thermoform packaging machines

Simple operation. Maximum cost-effectiveness. Highest level of efficiency.

High-output thermoform packaging machines from MULTIVAC have dominated the market for decades. We continue to set the benchmark with our innovative, high-performance, and resource-saving solutions. The modular construction is unique in being able to offer customised designs in terms of packaging materials, pack design, output, flexibility, automation, and line integration.

As the leading manufacturer of thermoforming packaging machines, MULTIVAC sets the benchmark.

Our machine range is unique as regards size, output and functions.

MULTIVAC's high-output thermoforming packaging machines are characterised by their modular construction. They can be designed as special packaging solutions to customer's specification. This enables them to provide customised designs, which are unique in the market as regards packaging material, pack properties, output, flexibility, automation and line integration.

The various models differ primarily in terms of format size and available equipment options. As with every MULTIVAC packaging solution, they guarantee very simple operation and the highest level of efficiency.

Benefits at a glance

Simple and safe operation

  • IPC control with graphic HMI 2.0 user interface
  • Control support for conversion processes
  • Wide range of equipment options for maximum operating safety and ergonomics
  • MULTIVAC Hygienic Design™

Customised configuration

  • Capable of running a wide spectrum of packaging materials
  • Production of vacuum, vacuum skin, shrink and MAP packs
  • Production of packs with thermoformed upper and lower webs
  • Wide range of equipment options for forming, sealing and cutting systems
  • Wide range of equipment options for packs with opening aids, reclosure systems and additional functions
  • Integration of different systems for loading, labelling, inspection and converging

Cost-effectiveness and efficiency

  • Efficient use of energy and packaging materials
  • Highest production output and pack quality
  • Wide range of equipment options for reducing downtime
  • Robust and durable stainless steel construction
  • Modular upgrading and retrofits for new machine functions

Vacuum and MAP packs

R 225

With the R 225, MULTIVAC offers a high-output thermoforming packaging machine, which has a practical selection of equipment options. This means that the R 225 can run many standard applications at high output and with great efficiency.

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R 245

The R 245 is a freely configurable thermoforming packaging machine, which offers a comprehensive range of equipment options. With the R 245 even highly complex pack shapes can be produced at high output. The R 245 can be ideally configured to give the greatest possible flexibility.

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R 515, R 215

The R 515 thermoforming packaging machine is designed for packing fresh meat in flexible film. It can be equipped with the MULTIVAC Track-and-Trace™ system for traceability. Legally required traceability can be implemented easily and reliably by the R 515, as can individual solutions by customers for their traceability requirements.

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R 535

The R 535 thermoforming packaging machine is the largest configurable machine system from MULTIVAC. It offers a uniquely wide range of equipment options as well as an extremely high packaging output. Thanks to the unique diversity of the R 535, MULTIVAC is able to meet the most challenging of customer requirements.

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R 685

The R 685 is our high-output solution for stack packs of sliced products. With an output of up to 480 packs per minute, it can handle the maximum throughput of high-output slicers and achieves an unparalleled level of efficiency.

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MultiFresh™ vacuum skin packs

R 275 MF

With the R 275 MF MULTIVAC offers a high-performance, individually configurable packaging system for producing attractive MultiFresh™ vacuum skin packs at high output. This means that with the R 275 MF a comprehensive product range can be packed, and all with maximum shelf life and perfect product presentation. 

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R 575 MF

The R 575 MF thermoforming packaging machine is the largest configurable machine system from MULTIVAC for producing attractive MultiFresh™ vacuum skin packs. It enables packs with the maximum possible product protrusion to be produced at the very highest output.

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Shrink packs

R 255

The R 255 is a freely configurable, high-performance thermoforming packaging machine for producing FormShrink packs. When used in conjunction with an automatic shrink unit, high-output shrink packaging lines can be created. Attractive and hygienic shrink packs can be produced particularly flexibly with the R 255.

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R 555

The R 555 is a thermoforming packaging machine for producing FormShrink packs in the highest output range. When used in conjunction with an automatic shrink unit, very high-output shrink packaging lines can be created. The R 555 can even pack very high or large products in attractive and hygienic shrink packs.

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User reports & technical articles

Poultry products of the highest quality and multiple package variations

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X-line thermoform packaging machines

Maximum pack security. Consistent pack quality. Highest output. Future-proofed.

MULTIVAC is redefining thermoform packaging with its X-line. Thanks to its seamless digitalisation, comprehensive sensor system, and its networking with the MULTIVAC Cloud, the X-line creates a new dimension when it comes to packaging reliability, quality, performance, and future-proofing.

Complete turnkey lines from one source.

The MULTIVAC product portfolio comprises a wide range of packaging technologies, labelling and marking equipment, quality control systems, and automation solutions. Our product range is completed with equipment upstream of the packaging machine in the areas of portioning and processing, as well as bakery technology. Thanks to our comprehensive expertise in packaging lines, all modules can be integrated into complete solutions. They guarantee a high level of operational and process reliability, as well as efficiency.

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