MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller GmbH & Co. KG is one of the world's leading high-tech packaging companies. It manufactures machinery that can produce precision engineered packaging for demanding clients, which include medicine manufacturers and food processors.
A leading company in the world of packaging and quality control
MULTIVAC GmbH is a global leader in the packaging sector, with a particular focus on the manufacture of thermo-forming machines. However, the firm has a broad portfolio of products, which also include vacuum chamber equipment, labellers and quality control mechanisms. Their products are widely used in food production and retail, as well as in the production of pharmaceuticals. MULTIVAC is a German company, and is based in the town of Wolfertschwenden, where it employs over 4,000 people. The firm has grown quickly since being founded by Sepp Haggenmüller in 1961. The small vacuum chamber workshop that Haggenmüller set up has become a global packaging giant with 65 subsidiaries. MULTIVAC was quick to see the potential gains from globalization, and is active in more than 140 nations, providing a combined service and sales operation. This means that the 900 consultants employed by the company can assist clients during the ordering process and afterwards, ensuring a seamless customer service experience. MULTIVAC also pioneered quality control systems for packaging operations, allowing for food production to be easily standardised and made more efficient. Its labelling solutions are commonly used by pharmaceutical firms to ensure that their products are safe and effectively used. The firm also prides itself on operating high-tech centres of production, and it operates two factories. One of these is at the corporate headquarters in Wolfertschwenden, while MULTIVAC also has a facility in Lechaschau.
The MULTIVAC product portfolio
The range of products manufactured by MULTIVAC includes:
- Handling modules
- Chamber machines
- Tray sealers
- HPP high pressure preservation machines
- Labelling equipment
- Printing equipment
- Shrink equipment
- Drying tunnels
- Quality control and inspection systems
- Integrated packaging centres
- Individual components for MULTIVAC equipment
MULTIVAC products can be used by any organization that needs to package mass-produced items. Its major partners are in the food processing and retail sectors, as well as the pharmaceutical industry.