Food Packaging Industry

Brenton offers several products to fit the needs of the food industry, with case packing equipment, shrink wrapping machines, and robotic packaging systems. Each of these machines allow companies in the food industry to cut the cost of manual packing operations, upgrade to a better technology, increase throughput, and/or accommodate new or different packaging, and in turn, achieve top operational efficiencies.

The Brenton case packer product line brings customers an assortment of automation solutions. Our top load case packers, side load case packers, and robotic case packers appeal to varying customers’ needs, ranging from those wanting to upgrade their manual hand pack operation to those seeking cost-effective, energy efficient, sustainable solutions that incorporate the latest technology. Brenton product designs have smaller footprints than many case packers reaching similar speeds without making engineering shortcuts or performance compromises.

The L case packer, ELS case packer, and ELSP case packer are top load case packers by Brenton, namely the Brenton Case Packer Series, provides food industry customers with a flexible alternative to upgrade their manual low speed hand pack operations for tubs, cartons, bags, pouches, trays, and flow wraps. Brenton case packers occupy similar floor space on the packaging line as hand pack operations, with the added benefit of fully automatic performance. A case erector, case packer, case sealer, and palletizer can be integrated into one, compact frame.

The Brenton series of side load case packers provide customers with high performance, small-footprint solutions capable of loading products in multiple patterns in cases or trays on the same machine. The M1000 case packer, M2000 case packer, Mach-3 case packer, and M4000 case packer are side load case packers that accommodate line speeds ranging from 10 cases per minute up to 100 per minute. Due to extensive collaboration with customers, the Brenton series side load case packers deliver benefits such as product simulation, superior collating methods, and automatic changeovers. Robotic case packers accommodate a variety product types, such as cartons, pouches, cans, and bottles. The food industry benefits from all of the packing machines through increased up-time, efficiency, and ease‐of‐use with rapid changeovers—among the shortest in the industry.

Shrink wrapping machines, by Brenton, benefit food industry manufacturers through reliable, high speeds shrink wrapping of many pack styles, such as trays, pads, and bundles. Typical products include jars, cans, tubes, and PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) and glass bottles. Using a shrink wrapper achieves faster turn around and higher productivity.

Robotic packaging systems designed at Brenton allow high speed packaging of food. Specialized tools enable customers to pack multiple food products on the same line for maximum flexibility and productivity. From robotic palletizing to case packing, or robotic solutions, we provide food industry companies with good solutions to contain costs and support sustainability efforts.

Take a look at the top load case packer videos & side load case packer videos to get a glimpse at the machinery in action.