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IMA FLX. The One Stop Supplier For Flexible Packaging.

The new IMA FLEXIBLE PACKAGING HUB is where the production of all machines in the flexible packaging chain converge.

Everything needed to process all types of flexible packaging for the FoodPharmaWet Wipes and Pet markets is right here.

The full array of leading technologies brought together in one facility, where a one-stop supplier drives the quest for excellence, sustainability, constantly researching innovative solutions and new eco-compatible materials.

Turn-key horizontal and vertical solutions

IMA FLX HUB, taking advantage of synergies and integrations with IMA Group companies and thanks to proven expertise gained in food & non-food industries’ key applications, offers fully engineered solutions delivering highly efficient flexible packaging lines to maximise your line’s OEE, with real time operator-specific production and diagnostics data.

From automatic loading systems to cartoning, from product feeding and handling to single and multiple flow wrapping. Weighing solutions coupled with vertical baggers and end of line equipment.

IMA FLX HUB is your perfect partner for delivering turn-key horizontal and vertical solutions. Its high-speed flexible automation systems are capable of the highest production throughput requirements.

The portfolio includes also systems for modified atmosphere applications (M.A.P.) and vacuum, as well as machines for 4 side seals multi-lane and sticks, fold pack and sandwiching. The HUB also offers counting solutions, dosing devices and complete, fully automated Doy pouch lines.

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  • HFFS
    HFFS
  • STAND-UP POUCH
    STAND-UP POUCH
  • VFFS
    VFFS
  • STICK PACK & 4 SIDE SEAL
     STICK PACK & 4 SIDE SEAL
  • WEIGHING & COUNTING
    WEIGHING & COUNTING
  • END OF LINE
    END OF LINE
  • TURN-KEY
    TURN-KEY

Horizontal Form Fill & Seal flow wrappers

HFFS Flow wrapping machines tailored to match each customer’s specific needs and deliver maximum production flexibility and efficiency at each performance level.

Every model is available in different versions with a large range of options for the packaging of food and non-food products. Moreover, product feeding, distribution and conditioning to a flow wrapping system is one of the added value of the FLX Hub offer.
IMA FLX can provide HFFS complete and turn-key solutions ensuring the highest efficiency is achieved and maintained.

Industries

IMA FLX Hub, with its vast range of flexible packaging solutions, can satisfy every HFFS packaging requirement of Food, Wet Wipes, Home & Personal Care and Pharma & Medical markets.

Among the bakery packaging machines, the portfolio mainly includes: bread & sandwich packaging machines, pizza & tortillas packaging machines, biscuits packaging machines and customized feeders. Cakes, croissants and rusks packaging machines complete the range. Besides the applications for the bakery sector, IMA FLX Hub offers candies and chocolate packaging machines, vegetables and fruits packaging machines, meat & poultry packaging machines.

Bakery Biscuits & Cookies Pizza & Tortillas Snacks Pasta & Noodles Chocolate & Confectionery Dairy
Meat & Poultry Fish & Seafood IQF Produce Home & Personal Care Wet Wipes Pharma & Medical

IMA FLX Hub, with its vast range of flexible packaging solutions, can satisfy every HFFS packaging requirement of Food, Wet Wipes, Home & Personal Care and Pharma & Medical markets.

Among the bakery packaging machines, the portfolio mainly includes: bread & sandwich packaging machines, pizza & tortillas packaging machines, biscuits packaging machines and customized feeders. Cakes, croissants and rusks packaging machines complete the range. Besides the applications for the bakery sector, IMA FLX Hub offers candies and chocolate packaging machines, vegetables and fruits packaging machines, meat & poultry packaging machines.

 

Pack Styles

Thanks to the many years of hands-on experience in these industries, a wide range of pack styles - such as Pillow with and without gusseting, Quad Seal, 3 Side Seal and X-Fold - can be produced by IMA FLX Hub HFFS flow wrapping solutions.

 
Pillow Pillow with and without gusseting Pillow reclosable 

Pillow reclosable with stand-up feature

Pillow with clip  
Quattro Quattro recosable 3 Side Seal Shrink Shrink barrier X-Fold

HFFS TOP SOLUTIONS

Stand-Up Pouch machines

New range of innovative Stand-Up pouch machinery for liquid and solid products

Continuous motion rotary assemble fill and seal machines for pouches (Spouted and unspouted) & HFFS Stand-Up pouches for liquid and solid products for food, pet food, personal care and beverage industries. 

Industries

IMA FLX Hub, with its vast range of flexible packaging solutions, can satisfy every HFFS Stand-Up pouch packaging requirement of Food and Home & Personal Care markets.

Snack Chocolate & Confectionery Dairy Baby Food Beverages Preserves & Condiments
       
Pet food Home & Personal Care        

Pack Styles

Thanks to the many years of hands-on experience in these industries, a wide range of pack styles - such as -Spouted with and without handles, Unspouted with zipper and Shaped pouches can be produced by IMA FLX Hub HFFS Stand-Up pouch wrapping solutions.

 

LIQUID PRODUCTS
   
With spout and handle  With soft spout profile Shaped profile with spout With round corner With top spout child safe    
     
 With top spout Shaped profile Shaped profile with top spout With straw hole      

SOLID PRODUCTS

Doy with tear notch and zipper    
With tear notch With hang hole With round corners With tear notch and zipper Shaped profile    

HFFS STAND UP POUCH TOP SOLUTIONS

Vertical Form Fill & Seal bagging machines

Continuous & Intermittent film motion packaging machineries

Vertical baggers designed and manufactured to produce the highest quality and most innovative range of pack styles, whilst delivering flexibility and exceptional performance.
Ideal for loose, fresh or frozen, powders and granulated products.

Industries

IMA FLX Hub, with its vast range of flexible packaging solutions, can satisfy every VFFS packaging requirement of the Food market.

Besides the bakery & snacks packaging machines, IMA FLX Hub offers Meat & Poultry packaging machines, including specifically chicken nuggets packaging machines. Produce packaging machines includes dry fruits packaging and as far as Cheese is concerned, the portfolio mainly includes grated and shredded cheese packaging machines. Candies and chocolate packaging machines complete the range.

   
Bakery Snacks Chocolate & Confectionery Dairy Meet & Poultry    
         
IQF  Produce          

 

Pack Styles

Thanks to the many years of hands-on experience in these industries, a wide range of pack styles - such as Pillow, Block bottom, 3 side seal vertical and Quattro vertical - can be produced by IMA FLX Hub VFFS wrapping solutions.

Pillow ultrasonic Pillow vertical Block bottom Block bottom with window and handle 3 Side seal vertical Quattro vertical
   
Carry fresh handle Doy shark Flexcan® Easypack®    

VFFS TOP SOLUTIONS

 

Stick Pack and 4 Side Seal machines

Multi-lane vertical machines for stick type packages ensure an increase in production and optimize the consumption of wrapping material.

Based on servo-motorized mechanism, the machines can pack different sizes of sticks and are suitable for liquids, powders and granulated products.
Wide range of multi-lane 4 side seals lines for the package of liquid, powders, granulated, pills and parts. 

Industries

IMA FLX Hub, with its vast range of flexible packaging solutions, can satisfy every Stick Pack and 4 Side Seal packaging requirement of the Food market.

   
Bakery Snacks Chocolate & Confectionery Dairy Preserves & Condiments    
         
Home & Personal Care Pharma & Medical          

 

Pack Styles

Thanks to the many years of hands-on experience in these industries, a wide range of pack styles - such as Centered stick pack, Pour spout stick pack, Fin seal and Pour spout fin seal - can be produced by IMA FLX Hub VFFS wrapping solutions.

Centered stick pack Pour spout stick pack Easy opening features stick pack Fin Seal Easy opening features fin seal  Pour spout fin seal

 

OUR TOP SOLUTION

Weighing and Counting solutions

Multi-head weighers, linear weighers and visual counting systems designed for the food industry.

Compact-design multi-head weighers suitable for a wide range of products: dry, fresh and frozen. Sanitary and wash-down execution available with small, medium and large hopper volume to best meet the application target.

Linear counting machines equipped with vibratory lanes capable of delicately handling baked goods and fruit and vegetables.

High-speed vision systems with camera or combining camera and laser technology. Ideal for fresh, par-baked, frozen, and raw dough bakery products.

Industries

IMA FLX Hub, with its vast range of flexible packaging solutions, can satisfy every Weighing & Counting packaging requirement of the Food market.

 
Bakery Biscuits & cookies

Snacks

Chocolate & Confectionery

Dairy Meat & Poultry  
       
IQF  Produce Pet Food        

WEIGHING & COUNTING TOP SOLUTIONS

Discover our full array of secondary and end of line packaging solutions to add the final touch that your product deserves

Thanks to our deep knowledge in advanced automation, we can deliver a comprehensive range fo manipulation, cartoning, overwrapping, case packing, stretch banding, shrink wrapping, palletizing and de-palletizing solutions. Print & apply systems and modular labelers for self-adhesive labels complete our offering and contribute to cover almost any label application request.

Pack Styles

Wrap around tray with or without closing lid Top loading tray and display box Display box for flexible packs Pre-glued carton for single product
   
Pre-glued carton for multiple products Display boxes for flexible packs    
 
Wrap around cases Standard RSC case  Pallet  

END OF LINE TOP SOLUTIONS

Cartoning

 

Overwrapping

Case Packing & Palletizing

 

Complete packaging line for biscuits in trays

  • Tray denesters and 10 Pick&Place robots for biscuits feeding into trays
  • N. 2 flow wrappers with gusseting
  • Side loading and Cartoning 
  • Ideal also for a wide range of confectionery and bakery products

Complete packaging line for biscuits in trays

Complete IQF pizza packaging line

  • Diverting, alignment, switching, phasing and feeding systems
  • N. 2 Flow wrapping platforms – 12” pizza, up to 110 ppm
  • Shrink tunnel, metal detector combined to rejecting system, side cartoner and wrap around machine

Complete IQF pizza packaging line

Complete packaging solution for jellies, lollipops, hard candies

  • High-speed flow wrappers for individual flow packs – 500 packs/min – lollipops; 700/750 packs/min jellies; 1200/1500 packs/min – hard candies
  • Multi-head weigher and VFFS vertical baggers for multi-packs in Quad seals bags – up to 50 bpm
  • Ideal also for a wide range of confectionery products such as hard candies, lollipops and many more

Complete packaging solution for jellies, lollipops, hard candies

Complete pouch line solution for baby food

  • High-speed Spouted Pouch Filler up to 240 ppm
  • Integrated post filling thermal treatment
  • No limit buffer solution by trays for seamless production or multi-flavour secondary packaging
  • Cartooning flexibility from 12 up to 48 count
  • Flexibility in handling cardboard or corrugated cartons
  • Robotic management of multi-flavour boxes from 1 to 4 flavours in any bundle combination
     
Complete pouch line solution for baby food

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