Hugo Beck is the world's leading manufacturer of horizontal flowpack, shrink wrap, film packaging and post-print processing systems in an output range of 3.000 to 18.000 cycles/h. Flexibly deployable periphery modules are available for all machines, among them feeders and high-speed robot systems as a component of various automation solutions. Whether for small or large budgets, entry-level machines or high-end integrated systems, thanks to our cutting-edge technologies, we cover the entire film packaging spectrum.
Founded in 1955 and based in Dettingen/Erms near Stuttgart, our innovative packaging solutions are developed and produced by some 110 specialists at the company headquarters. Today, the family enterprise is represented all over the world by a network of contract partners and Hugo Beck machines are currently being used successfully across a wide range of industries, such as food including fruits and vegetables, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, print and paper, textiles, glass and wood.
State-of-the-art in-house project planning and manufacturing processes are the prerequisite for being able to react flexibly to virtually all customer needs. It is this approach that has ensured Hugo Beck creates the machines, facilities and components tailored to our customers' specific demands, across a wide variety of industries for more than 60 years.
• Continuous flowpack machines
• Continuous and intermittent poly bag machines
• Shrink tunnels
• Banderoling machines
• Inserting machines
• Conveyor systems
Hugo Beck will be embracing the key theme of this year’s FachPack – ‘environmentally-friendly packaging’ – with a display of innovative machine concepts that demonstrate how effective packaging solutions can deliver sustainability benefits. In addition, the company’s stand (307, Hall 4A) will highlight the latest advances in digitisation and Industry 4.0.
As a packaging machinery specialist, Hugo Beck regards itself as a partner to both industry and the retail sector in the devising of more sustainable packaging solutions through innovation and further developments in machine technology. Visitors to the stand will be able to see how the company’s established reputation for the flexibility and efficiency of its machines can be utilised in the adoption of new pack types and materials that help to meet these increasingly important sustainability demands.
In the drive to minimise the use of plastic, Hugo Beck will highlight how material savings can be effectively combined with efficiency increases in the production of flowpacks, poly bags and shrink packs. The environmental profile of film packaging can be improved by making it as thin and light as possible without compromising the quality of its appearance or its protective properties. In particular, in association with packaging film specialist mopack, the company will highlight what has already been achieved in this area. This includes the world’s thinnest PVC-free polyolefin fine shrink film with only 7 µm, a film packaging solution that can deliver up to 70 % savings in film volume per pack.
Visitors can also find out about Hugo Beck's increasingly diverse automation solutions and gain an insight into the latest developments in packaging machines that support Industry 4.0. For example, easy-to-view machine performance data and the monitoring of production processes can contribute greatly to increased transparency in production. Another benefit is the avoidance of unplanned machine downtime through predictive maintenance. Hugo Beck’s standard digital solution can be adapted to individual customer needs.
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Hugo Beck Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG offers you products from these product groups:
Packaging machinery (955)
- Filling, dosing and loading systems for unpacked products (272)
- Machinery for manufacturing and processing flexible plastic packaging (289)
- Filling and loading systems for packed products (185)
- Complete packaging lines (252)