“One fascinating topic at the moment is, how e-commerce will develop in the future, and which packaging solutions could become the most expedient."

For the second time since 2011, Christian Traumann, Director and joint CEO of MULTIVAC, is the President of the interpack trade fair, which has been postponed to the end of February 2021 due to the coronavirus crisis. In this discussion, he explains which topics and trends are currently the subject of the most interest…

Realignment of the MULTIVAC brand

Interview with Klaus Müller, Director of Marketing Communication

“Continuous sustainable growth is our recipe for success”

The expansion of MULTIVAC's product range moves ahead rapidly. The latest product developments include in particular the new X-line machine generation, the slicer range and a number of automation solutions, as well as several highly efficient labelling systems such as the new cross web labeller. In this discussion with…

La vista atrás

18 años de MULTIVAC con Hans-Joachim Boekstegers

Carrier concepts as an important building block for automation in the packaging process

Today, packaging machines in the medical and pharmaceutical industries are generally a central component of an increasingly complex system solution, which is invariably complemented by customised conveyor and infeed systems, handling modules, labellers, printing solutions and inspection systems. Automation makes it…

Digital printing systems fulfil challenging pack marking requirements

The UDI Directive applies to all companies, which manufacture medical products or bring these into circulation. From 25 April 2020 all products of Class III together with implants must be marked with a distinct and unique identification number, and this applies from May 2023 to products of Class IIa and IIb, as well as…

The digital challenge

One of the most important drivers for progress and development in the medical and pharmaceutical industries is digitalisation along the entire process chain. In order to benefit from digitalisation and the resulting added value, a clear digital strategy is essential and must be in harmony with the whole company…

New concept for direct web printing

At FachPack 2019 MULTIVAC is presenting its new direct web printer, the DP 225, which is perfectly designed for the requirements of the new traysealer generation, both in terms of its mechanical elements and machine control. The direct web printer is highly impressive with its many improvements over previous models -…

New dimension in pack labelling performance

The latest generation of MULTIVAC cross web labellers sets a new benchmark: they offer a high level of output with maximum labelling quality. Their other features are ease of operation, low life cycle costs, high level of versatility, maximum safety and future-proofed.

The best combination of versatility and precision

Thanks to their modular construction, MULTIVAC’s conveyor belt labellers offer maximum flexibility for labelling a wide range of pack shapes, such as for example plastic pots, tin cans, folding cartons, tubular pouches, thermoformed packs and trays. They can also be used for labelling a wide range of printed products.

Envasado sostenible

Diferentes conceptos de materiales y envasado permiten a los fabricantes cumplir con los requisitos actuales del mercado respecto a soluciones sostenibles de envasado.

MULTIVAC Pack Pilot: una nueva dimensión en la comodidad de manejo

MULTIVAC Pack Pilot es un software basado en la nube que ayuda al usuario de la máquina a configurar óptimamente la envasadora sin que sea necesario tener conocimientos de experto. Se puede utilizar tanto con la termoformadora RX 4.0 como con la nueva termoselladora TX 710 de MULTIVAC. Su empleo garantiza el máximo…

La nueva termoselladora TX 710: potente, fiable, flexible y equipada para el futuro

Con su nueva termoselladora TX 710, MULTIVAC cubre una amplia gama de aplicaciones para la industria alimentaria. La robusta estructura de la máquina unida a una activación inteligente, le permiten a la TX 710 alcanzar el máximo de potencia, fiabilidad y flexibilidad. Con vistas a aumentar la eficiencia de la máquina,…


The MULTIVAC Group was able to continue its growth course last year and to further develop as a global company. We spoke to Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, Director and Group CEO, about the challenges associated with this growth.

Desarrollada desde la perspectiva del cliente: la nueva interfaz HMI 3

Con el sistema de control IPC08 y la interfaz de usuario HMI 3, MULTIVAC da paso a una nueva era en el manejo de las envasadoras. Durante su desarrollo, la atención ha estado centrada en todos los usuarios de la máquina y sus necesidades . Este sistema innovador será presentado en la interpack 2017 junto a una nueva…


Con la X-line, MULTIVAC vuelve a definir el termoformado. Con una digitalización completa, un amplio sistema de sensores y la integración en red con MULTIVAC Cloud, la X-line logra una nueva dimensión en lo relativo a la seguridad de envasado, calidad, rendimiento y seguridad en el futuro.

A large plus for patient safety

It has been on the market for about a year - the T 050 traysealer, the only solution in the market that can pack solid and liquid medication at the same time in blisters. This traysealer, developed in close cooperation between MULTIVAC, Medinoxx, a film supplier and a plastic injection moulding specialist, ensures a…

Automated production of combi packs

Packaging procedures with a high degree of complexity are often used to produce combi packs for pharmaceutical products. Infeed systems, which have to be tailored precisely to the particular components, and also integrated into the packaging line, are required for the automated infeed and loading of the various product…

Efficiency and flexibility along the entire line

By switching its packaging procedure to MULTIVAC’s versatile
R 245 thermoforming packaging machines and integrating online flexo printers, the medical products manufacturer WRP Asia Pacific, which operates throughout the world, has been able to secure its competitiveness for the coming years - and in doing so, it…

Guido Spix - Director, CTO and COO of MULTIVAC

De fabricante de envasadoras a empresa digital: la estrategia de innovación de MULTIVAC

“Nuestro objetivo es ser el mejor proveedor de nuestro segmento de mercado”

TTO Printer from MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection

Programa de sustitución de impresoras

MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection ofrece desde enero de 2018 un programa general de sustitución de impresoras?

New generation of direct web printers: DP 210 + DP 230

Máxima higiene y facilidad de manejo

Nueva generación de impresoras directas en lámina

MULTIVAC amplía su gama de impresoras con una versátil impresora de inyección de tinta térmica

Nueva impresora para aplicaciones de tecnología médica y de la industria alimentaria

Volker Gerloff - CEO of MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection in Enger

25 años formando parte de MULTIVAC

Entrevista con Volker Gerloff, gerente de MULTIVAC Marking &
Inspection en Enger

Visual Inspection Solution I 410 from MULTIVAC

Control fiable de producto y marcado de alta productividad

Solución de inspección óptica I 410

MULTIVAC company location at Wolfertschwenden

Bajo el signo de la sostenibilidad

La actuación sostenible y responsable es parte integrante de la estrategia empresarial de MULTIVAC. En la figura se describen los distintos campos de actuación que contribuyen a un desarrollo sostenible.

“La declaración de la misión empresarial constituye una base fundamental para lograr una gestión sostenible de la empresa”.

Entrevista con Christian Traumann, director ejecutivo y financiero de MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG

25th Symposium for the Medical Sector

In June 2018, MULTIVAC organised the 25th Symposium for the Medical Sector!

Secure packaging of wound contact products

With its patented Debrisoft® wound contact products, Lohmann & Rauscher offers an holistic concept for all aspects of therapeutic wound cleaning, and one which is painless for patients in its application. For these products, the packs have to be capable of being sterilised with ethylene oxide. In order to ensure a high…

Success has a name

The modular conveyor belt labellers of the L 320 series from MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection offer the highest level of flexibility and precision in the labelling of cylindrical and oval products, shaped bottles, glasses and pots. Just such a model has recently been put into operation at Dr. August Wolff GmbH & Co. KG…

For maximum security – Product monitoring in the packaging procedure

Thanks to a wide range of inspection solutions, capable of seamelss integrationd into the packaging line, automated quality control can be performed very reliably, even for high-output applications. MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection offers manufacturers of medical and pharmaceutical products an extensive product portfolio,…

How are bundled plastic ampoules packed efficiently and fully automatically in folding cartons?

In order to react flexibly in future to customer requirements, Recipharm commissioned the MCP project team at MULTIVAC with the task of developing an upgradable solution for the automated bundling and cartonning of eyedrop ampoules with an additional pack leaflet. The modular concept, which appears very simple in…

MULTIVAC Tray Carrier

MULTIVAC Tray Carrier as a solution for packing in small series of batches

The trend in the pharmaceutical sector is towards producing in ever smaller batches. This requires packaging solutions with a high level of flexibility in order to be able to make frequent batch changes economically viable. One solution is systems which provide rapid and uncomplicated die change – combined with secure…

Luc van de Vel, Vice President of the MCP Business Unit at MULTIVAC

Megatrend towards individualisation - packaging of small batches

We asked Luc van de Vel, Vice President of the MCP (Medical, Cosmetics & Pharmaceuticals) Business Unit at MULTIVAC.

Packing in polypropylene film is challenging but offers many benefits

Polypropylene (PP) film is a standard plastic material frequently used for producing packs. The material is characterised by its good barrier properties, heat resistance, and stability, and it is suitable for producing packs for medical and pharmaceutical products. However, running this material on thermoforming…

The DNA of Better Packaging & Processing

Entrevista con Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, director ejecutivo y director general de MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG

La mejor tecnología de procesamiento mejorada

Entrevista con Guido Spix, CTO y COO de MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG

Consistently high packaging quality

With its R 081 thermoforming packaging machine, MULTIVAC offers an entry-level model for automatically packing small or medium-sized batches in the medical sector and pharmaceutical industry.

Infeeding syringes

For the first time, MULTIVAC is now able to offer its own solution for the automatic infeed of pre-filled syringes, and this solution can be integrated seamlessly into a packaging line.

Loading, removing and converging packs in the smallest space

With the H 052 robot from MULTIVAC, a 2-axis robot can be completely integrated into a thermoforming packaging machine for the first time. This means the space requirement can be reduced significantly. The handling module is capable of being matched flexibly to a wide range of products and finished packs with a weight…

Packaging solutions for small product series

Batch sizes are becoming smaller, the number of necessary batch changes is rising. The trend towards more individual products can clearly be seen in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. But what are the actual concrete requirements being faced by companies in this context, and which packaging solutions can…

Skin packs increase flexibility and efficiency

Products with different shapes can be packed very efficiently in skin packs. MULTIVAC has a comprehensive spectrum of thermoforming packaging machines and traysealers for skin packaging.

Industria 4.0 en la ingeniería mecánica – cómo MULTIVAC impulsa la digitalización y se equipa para el futuro

Entrevista con Guido Spix, director ejecutivo y CTO de MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG

Automated infeed, loading and unloading of medical products within the packaging procedure

A largely automated packaging procedure increases process reliability, raises efficiency and guarantees optimum product protection. But when is it sensible to automate the packaging procedure? And what are the approaches to this?

No compromise with quality and security

Die Pharmadrucker GmbH is a company specialising in secondary packaging and has more than 40 years of practical experience in working with the pharmaceutical industry. The company relies on the high-performance MR393 labelling system from MULTIVAC
Marking & Inspection on its three folding lines for the versatile…

Changing packaging procedures

The constantly growing demands and the increasing complexity of products have a serious impact on packaging procedures in the medical and pharmaceutical industries. The capabilities of the particular packaging solution are also largely determined by the range of equipment options for the packaging machine and the level…

How can sophisticated Microfluidic products be packed efficiently?

STRATEC Consumables GmbH is a leading supplier of microstructured consumable materials, which are made of plastic or composite material, for medical and diagnostic applications, such as blood and cell analysis. The company has successfully put a C 300 TC chamber machine into service for packing challenging microfluidic…

Entrevista con Volker Gerloff - CEO de MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection

Hoy en día es indispensable el marcado de los productos. Este marcado aporta información sobre el producto, adopta una función de marketing mediante su diseño personalizado y garantiza la autenticidad y la trazabilidad.

High Level of flexibility is impressive

Prince Médical uses MULTIVAC
thermoforming packaging machines

Innovative packaging concept provides safe and discreet use

Wellspect HealthCare relies on MULTIVAC

Reliable and economical packaging solution

Greiner Bio-One opts once more for MULTIVAC

Testing in the cleanroom

Machine acceptances and initial sample productions can be carried out at MULTIVAC under cleanroom conditions!

Sterile packaging takes centre stage

For more than 15 years, Catgut GmbH has relied on MULTIVAC’s
technology for the packaging of its surgical suture materials.

A special solution with future potential

MULTIVAC developed a packaging solution for dialysis bags for Laboratorios PiSA in Mexico. This development will also be able to be used in future for similar projects. Around 2.3 million people worldwide are affected by chronic renal failure. If they are unable to receive replacement organs, they require regular blood…

Maximum process reliability and flexibility

Sartorius Stedim Biotech GmbH relies on a thermoforming packaging machine in the MULTIVAC Clean Design™

Entrevista con Hans-Joachim Boekstegers - CEO de MULTIVAC

La economía mundial se caracteriza actualmente por diversos factores que repercuten en empresas con presencia a nivel mundial como MULTIVAC. En nuestra conversación con Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, CEO de MULTIVAC, le pedimos su opinión sobre la situación económica de hoy en día.

Envasado más eficiente

tecnologías innovadoras para una mayor eficiencia en términos de materiales, energía y procesos

Eficiencia general de los equipos (OEE)

¿Sabía ya, que MULTIVAC le ofrece muchas posibilidades para aumentar la eficiencia de sus instalaciones de envasado?

Christian Traumann - CFO of MULTIVAC

Entrevista con Christian Traumann - CFO de MULTIVAC

Christian Traumann, CFO de MULTIVAC, fue elegido a mediados de febrero Presidente de la Asociación Técnica Alemana de Máquinas para Procesamiento de Alimentos y Máquinas de Envasar de la VDMA.