“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…

Un regard rétrospectif

Hans-Joachim Boekstegers et ses 18 années chez MULTIVAC

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.

Conditionnement durable

Grâce à différents concepts de matériaux et d'emballages, les fabricants peuvent contribuer à répondre aux exigences actuelles du marché en termes de solutions de conditionnement durables.

Pack Pilot de MULTIVAC - une nouvelle dimension de confort de commande

Le Pack Pilot de MULTIVAC est une solution basée sur le cloud qui aide les opérateurs de machine à régler les machines d'emballage de manière optimale, et ce, même s'ils ne disposent pas de connaissances approfondies. Il est disponible pour la thermoformeuse RX 4.0 ainsi que pour la nouvelle operculeuse TX 710 de…

La nouvelle operculeuse TX 710 – performante, fiable, flexible et à l'épreuve du futur

Grâce à sa toute dernière innovation, l'operculeuse TX 10, MULTIVAC couvre un large éventail d'applications dans le secteur alimentaire. La structure robuste de la machine associée à une commande intelligente permet à la TX 710 d'atteindre une performance, une fiabilité et une flexibilité maximales. Pour encore plus…


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.

La nouvelle HMI 3: une interface conçue du point de vue des clients

Avec la commande de machine IPC08 et l’interface utilisateur HMI 3, MULTIVAC sonne le début d’une nouvelle ère du confort d’utilisation pour les machines d’emballage. Tous les utilisateurs de la machine ainsi que leurs exigences ont été au coeur du développement de cette solution. Le concept innovant ainsi qu’une…


La X-Line de MULTIVAC redéfinit le thermoformage. Numérisation intégrale, technologie de capteurs globale, mise en réseau sur le MULTIVAC Cloud: la X-Line nous fait entrer dans une nouvelle dimension en matière de sécurité d’emballage, de qualité, de performance ou de sécurité sur le long terme.

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

La stratégie d’innovation de MULTIVAC : un fabricant de machines d’emballages qui se transforme en entreprise numérique

« Notre objectif est d’être le meilleur prestataire de services sur notre segment de marché. »

TTO Printer from MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection

Programme de remplacement pour les imprimantes

Depuis janvier 2018, MULTIVAC
Marking & Inspection propose un programme d’échange pour les imprimantes.

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

Hygiène et convivialité maximales

Une nouvelle génération d’imprimantes directes sur film

MULTIVAC élargit sa gamme de produits avec des imprimantes à jet d’encre thermique polyvalentes

Une nouvelle imprimante au service de la technologie médicale et de l’industrie agroalimentaire

Volker Gerloff - CEO of MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection in Enger

Part of MULTIVAC for 25 years

Interview with Volker Gerloff, CEO of MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection in Enger

Visual Inspection Solution I 410 from MULTIVAC

La fiabilité dans le contrôle du marquage et du produit sur des plages de cadence élevées

Solution d’inspection optique I 410

MULTIVAC company location at Wolfertschwenden

Sous le signe de la durabilité

Durabilité et esprit d’entreprise responsable font partie intégrante de la stratégie d’entreprise de MULTIVAC. Le graphique présente les différents champs d’action qui contribuent à un développement durable.

« La gestion durable d’une entreprise se base sur des principes directeurs. »

Interview de Christian Traumann, directeur général et financier 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

L’interview de Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, président-directeur général de MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG

« Better Processing » en forme idéale

Interview avec Guido Spix, CTO et 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.

L’industrie 4.0 dans la construction de machines – Comment MULTIVAC mène à bien la numérisation et se prépare pour l’avenir

Interview avec Guido Spix, directeur gérant et 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…

Interview avec Volker Gerloff - CEO de MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection

De nos jours, le marquage des produits est devenu indispensable. Il fournit des informations sur les produits, revêt de par son design personnalisé une fonction marketing et garantit l’authenticité et la traçabilité des produits

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™

Interview de Hans-Joachim Boekstegers - CEO de MULTIVAC

The world economy is currently being determined by a number of different factors, which all have an impact on a globally operating company like MULTIVAC. In our discussion with Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, CEO of MULTIVAC, we asked him for his assessment of the current economic situation.

Un emballage efficace

Des technologies innovantes pour une plus grande efficacité des matériaux, de l’énergie et des procédés

Taux de rendement global (OEE)

Saviez-vous que MULTIVAC vous offre de nombreuses possibilités d’accroître l’efficacité de vos systèmes d’emballage ?

Christian Traumann - CFO of MULTIVAC

Interview de Christian Traumann - CFO de MULTIVAC

Mi-février, Christian Traumann, CFO de MULTIVAC, a été élu à la présidence de l’association allemande des constructeurs de machines pour produits alimentaires et de machines d’emballage, association qui
appartient à la fédération VDMA.