Automation for the packaging industry

Non-damaging and fast, clean and safe, variable and flexible— these are typical requirements for packaging companies. Often you will be able to make your packaging processes even more efficient by making use of automation solutions from Festo: from individual components through to ready-to-install subsystems. We provide you with the support you need—anywhere in the world.

OEE – increasing system availability

High system availability can be planned. The key indicators for overall equipment effectiveness are availability, performance and quality. These examples show how you can reduce downtimes and increase cycle rates while maintaining top quality.

OEE – increasing system efficiency (PDF)

Solutions for packaging machines

MCS® with format changeovers at the touch of a button

This innovative transport system offers maximum flexibility, can be easily integrated into existing intralogistics and makes modular solutions for economical production possible, from batch sizes of 1 upwards.

Transport system MCS®

One standard for all functions: Festo Motion Terminal VTEM

Digitised pneumatics for radically optimised usage: our highly functional Motion Terminal VTEM with its Motion Apps and new valve technology replaces over 50 individual components and even entire systems – via tablet and smartphone.

More about the Festo Motion Terminal

Packaging machines: solutions for palletising with ready-to-install handling systems

There is a right and suitable solution for every palletising job thanks to matching handling axes with gripper technology, including control cabinet and programming. You assemble the handling system using standard components, including safety functions, display and operating units. It's quick and easy with our Handling Guide Online.

Learn more about our engineering tools and design services