SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Jan. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PAC Machinery, a leader in packaging equipment with one of the most diverse machine lines, celebrates a successful year and announces a list of packaging machines most popular items purchased by customers in 2021. These best sale The packaging machines will be featured in digital campaigns as recommended machines throughout January and February 2022. Business leaders also reveal key industry trends as they have observed over the course of a very busy year in packaging equipment!
Main categories of equipment
Machine categories include Automatic bagging machines, Vacuum sealers, Automatic shrinkwrappers, Bag sealersand Flow wrappers. “We’ve had an increase in bag sealers due to medical packers,” said Greg Berguig, vice president of sales and marketing, PAC Machinery. “We have great options with the validatable medical seals that this market demands. When it comes to automatic baggers, being our biggest machine category in sales is no surprise with our versatile automatic bagger options that can do it all – including the right sizing from bag to product, printing on packaging and an option to use polythene bags or tubes, which saves on material costs and lead times,” said Berguig.
Main sectors of activity
Top industries for PAC include e-commerce fulfillment, medical, food, industrial, electronics, and aerospace.
Main models of PAC machines
Shrink wrap machines
Automatic bagging machines
- Rollbag R785 All-electric bagging machine has stood out to customers looking for a polyethylene workstation bagging solution. With the optional label printer applicator, customers can print a scannable barcode on clear bags as well as poly mailers for shipping.
- There was a strong demand for the Roll bag R3200one of the most configurable automatic baggers on the market, as well as Rollbag Magnum Horizontal. Both the R3200 and Magnum Horizontal have the option of using poly tubing, which saves customers money, reduces material usage and has a significantly shorter lead time than bags. in pre-opened poly.
These popular packaging machines help growing businesses spanning a wide range of industries. PAC Machinery has solutions for almost every type of packaging application and is a major contributing factor to PAC Machinery’s continued growth.
Jason Hudek, Southeast Regional Sales Manager, said business is booming from what he’s seen, citing the following reasons: (1) An increase in online shopping since the start of the Covid pandemic (2) Strong demand for automated packaging solutions from new or growing online merchants (3) Changing requirements of Amazon and other fashion-forward retailers, as well as the transition from boxes to poly envelopes.
“Fulfillment automatic baggers are on fire right now! I have helped many customers who packaged products by hand to automate their process,” said Hudek. “I show the Rollbag R785 automatic bagging machine to customers who say – I must have it! This machine reduces many headaches for them, including doing more with less staff – also useful as a solution to labor shortages- that is hitting businesses right now. Our automatic bagging machines size the bag to the product and print directly onto the bags, saving time and money through automation,” said Hudek.
The pharmaceutical and fulfillment industry is another HUGE growth area for PAC this year, especially for shipping prescriptions in poly shippers. Hudek said there has also been growth in shrink wrap and flow wrap machines with customers in the food industry, including energy bars, cookies and bakeries. He also noticed an increase in start-ups switching from manual packaging to automation to meet customer demand.
The demand for all things chip related has grown dramatically over the past year and will continue to grow in the years to come.
“Whether it’s the automotive industry, a computer manufacturer, or any other manufacturer that needs a semiconductor to produce their product, the semiconductor chip crisis has had a serious impact on our lives,” said Sean Geniesse, Product Specialist, PAC Machinery. “PAC Machinery is honored to have the opportunity to assist some of the world’s leading semiconductor manufacturers with their vacuum packaging needs. the PVG Electro Pac Vacuum Sealer is specifically designed for electronics industry applications where seal integrity and consistent vacuum levels are critical,” said Geniesse.
Growth through marketing
This year also saw the return of large-scale in-person events. PAC Machinery was an exhibitor at Pack Expo in September, the packaging industry’s first major exhibition. PAC has gained a large number of leads and sales as an exhibitor. Other areas that contributed to growth included paid targeted advertising, an expanded social media program, consistent email campaigns, new public relations efforts and programs, and a robust video marketing program. All of the promotional efforts combined with buyers needing PAC’s solutions, as well as the growth of key customer industries are driving new records for PAC Machinery.
ABOUT PAC MACHINES
As a leader in the flexible packaging industry for over 50 years, PAC Machinery is a trusted partner for companies that want more from their packaging capabilities. From global enterprises, pharmaceutical and medical manufacturers to online retailers, PAC Machinery can transform packaging operations with custom systems that immediately improve return on investment with versatile poly bagging, shrink wrapping, bag sealing, vacuum packaging and continuous packaging. PAC solutions increase productivity through automation, reduce return rates with superior package integrity, minimize package volume to reduce shipping costs, and extend product shelf life for maximum freshness. With better choices and more experience, PAC Machinery creates the perfect solution for any packaging equipment need.
PAC Machinery’s globally recognized brands, known for their flexible and durable packaging equipment, include: Packaging Aids, Vertrod, Clamco, Rollbag and Converting Technology. Based in San Rafael, CA with additional manufacturing facilities in Berea, OH. and Milwaukee, WI. Contact PAC Machinery at 25 Tiburon Street, San Rafael, CA 94901. 1 (800) 985-9570. http://www.pacmachinery.com
Shannon Winans | PAC Machines Marketing Director
1 (800) 985-9570 ext. 261 | Shannonw@pacmachinery.com
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