PERFORMANCE, PACKAGED

Matrix Exhibiting at the International Cheese Technology Expo

Apr 16, 2014

Matrix Brings Its Robust Cheese Bagging Machine and Pre-Made Pouch Filler/Sealer to the International Cheese Technology Expo in Milwaukee.


Matrix Packaging Machinery, powered by ProMach, will showcase at the International Cheese Technology Expo, April 23-24, two packaging solutions: one for form-fill-seal bags and the other a fill-and-seal pre-made pouch machine. Both of these wash down ready units are ideal for cheese packaging operations looking for rugged, reliable, and easy-to-use automated packaging solutions. (Matrix Booth # 1627).

Matrix Triton 187

The Triton XL, a wash-down vertical form-fill-seal machine can help cheese packers of all sizes and individual needs increase uptime,

decrease waste, and improve the overall efficiency. The Triton XL is rated at cycle speeds up to 100 bags per minute. Bag sizes range from a minimum of 3 inches wide by 2.5 inches long to 18 inches wide and 23 inches long. This competitively priced vertical form-fill-seal machine is ultra-heavy duty for long service life. It features a stainless steel 4 by 4 inch extreme duty welded frame.

Available options on the Triton XL include a load shelf for heavier bags and a gas flushing system for modified atmosphere packaging

(MAP) applications. This unit comes standard with the Matrix Smart Jaw ST sealing system, automatic web-edge-guide film tracking system, tool free film roll and forming tube changeover, nationally available Allen-Bradley control components, and more.

The Toyo Jidoki TT-8D-N Fill-and-Seal pre-made pouch machine is designed for stand-up, flat bottom, and fifth panel style bags with zip. This newly designed machine incorporates Toyo Jidoki’s proven technology with flexibility for shaped pouches to meet changing presentations in the marketplace. The pre-made pouch filler sealer is rated at up to 55 flat, standup, and press-to-close pouches per minute. Pouch size ranges from 4.7-10.2 inches wide to 5.1-15.7 inches long. The machine is easy to clean and wash down. Standard accessories include:

  • Air squeeze device
  • Zip open device
  • Adjustable height seal & cool stand
  • Pouch opening detection device
  • Pouch pick up position detection
  • Product feeding hopper
  • Product discharge conveyor

Options include:

  • Date printer
  • Nitrogen gas flush
  • Zip close device
  • Seal area cleaning

For more information about the many different vertical and rotary bagging, pouch filling, and stickpack/sachet solutions from Matrix, call 262-268-8300 and visit www.MatrixPM.com.

About ProMach

ProMach is a family of best-in-class packaging and processing solution brands serving manufacturers of all sizes and geographies in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, and household and industrial goods industries. ProMach brands operate across the entire production line: filling, bottling and capping, decorative labeling, flexibles and trays, pharma, handling and sterilizing, labeling and coding, and robotics and end of line. ProMach also provides systems and integration including turnkey solutions, design/build, engineering services, and productivity software to optimize production line design and deliver maximum uptime.

ProMach designs, manufactures, integrates, and supports the most sophisticated and advanced packaging and processing solutions in the global marketplace. Its diverse customer base, from Fortune 500 companies to smaller, privately-held businesses worldwide, depends on reliable, flexible, technologically advanced equipment and integrated solutions. ProMach is headquartered near Cincinnati, Ohio, with manufacturing facilities and offices throughout North America, Europe, South America, and Asia. For more information about ProMach, visit www.ProMachBuilt.com and for more information on ProMach Careers, visit www.ProMachCareers.com.