SMI designs and manufactures a wide range of fully automated machines for secondary packaging: – shrink wrap machines, – tray-formers, – cardboard sleeve multi-packers, – wrap-around case-packers, – combined machines

The models available provide performances from 20 to 450 packs/minute, depending on the model chosen and on the type of product to pack.

WP Series – Wrap around case packers

The WP series includes automatic machines for the packaging of plastic, metal and glass containers in corrugated cardboard cases and/or trays without film. The trays can be octagonal or rectangular, with walls having either the same height or different heights.

The WP casepackers can achieve an output up to 80 packs per minute, according to the machine model and to the product. The pack collations can vary according to the containers shape and dimensions; in general, the most requested collations are: 2×3, 3×4 and 4×6. In addition to the standard machines, the WP series includes the XL model, suitable to produce packages whose size is greater than the average. The blanks magazine capacity of all WP models can be increased through modular units of expansion.

Moreover, all WP casepackers are equipped with an electronic grouping system and can be supplied with in-line or 90° infeed conveyor, according to the customer’s exigencies. The change-over is automatic.

LWP Series – Wrap around case packers

The LWP series includes automatic machines for the packaging of plastic, metal and glass containers in corrugated cardboard cases and/or trays without film. The trays can be octagonal or rectangular, with walls having either the same height or different heights.

The LWP casepackers can achieve an output up to 25 packs per minute, according to the product. The pack collations can vary according to the containers shape and dimensions; in general, the most requested collations are: 2×3, 3×4 and 4×6.

LWP casepackers are equipped with a mechanical product grouping system and are supplied with an in-line or a 90° infeed conveyour, depending on the customer’s exigencies. The change-over is manual.

Market segments and containers that can be packed

  • Water
  • Soft drinks
  • Juices
  • Beer
  • Wine and spirits
  • Milk and dairy products
  • Food and pet food
  • Edile oils
  • Detergents and pharmaceutical products
  • Chemicals products
  • Bottles
  • Cans
  • Jars
  • Tins
  • Briks
  • Other containers