Agroprodmash 2019

Agroprodmash Polo Packaging Machinery

From 7th to 11th October we had the opportunity, together with our principals, to take part in the Agroprodmash 2019 in Moscow.

Agroprodmash is an international event for equipment, machines and ingredients for the food and processing industry. For already two decades this exhibition demonstrates the best global achievements and contributes to the introduction of modern technologies of food and process engineering. Participants had the opportunity to navigate the current market trends. They could find the right solutions for their business and generate partnership and new sales leads.

Some figures to the Agroprodmash 2019:

  • 870 companies from 37 countries
  • more than 24 500 visitors on the area of 61700 square meters
  • equipment, ingredients and comprehensive technological solutions for all sectors of the food industry under one roof

For POLO Handels AG, Agroprodmash is an international platform to strengthen partnerships, generate new sales leads and showcase the latest developments of our principals. Together with our partners we identified the growth points for our business as well as for the food industry.

Several of our principals joined us on the fair and presented their individual, high-class packaging solutions:

  • Bauermeister – pesented mills and grinding technologies for different kinds of products
  • Bosch Schiedam – presented horizontal packaging machines and complete automatic lines for food and non-food applications
  • Bosch Viersen – presented processing equipment and complete production lines for confectionary like caramel, bars etc.
  • CPS – presented fully automatic case packing systems
  • HDG – presented its forming, filling and sealing systems for side sealed pouches
  • Houdijk – presented its product feeding and processing systems
  • Sapal – presented packaging equipment for chocolate, processed cheese, bouillon and chewing gum. During the exhibition there was an exclusive opportunity for our customers with Sapal equipment to have a one day free of charge inspection – read more about this on our Linkedin site.

POLO Handels AG would like to say thankful words to all the visitors and to the organizers and wish the Expocenter a lot of success and creativity for upcoming events!

FachPack 2019

Polo Fachpack Paper Sustainable Packaging Solutions

From 24-26th of September 2019, the FachPack, one of Europe’s biggest fairs for Packaging, took place. Our team had the pleasure to attend this event and got the latest insights on sustainable packaging and packaging trends. Below you can find an overview of our principals’ sustainable packaging solutions presented there: 

Polo Paper Principals:

Accuracy, reliability and the care-taking mentality are the characteristics of our partner Weig. With the integration of the business units recycling, cartonboard production and packaging, they take responsibility for humans, nature, products and processes. This year, Weig presented its latest developments for the recycling, cartonboard and packaging industry.

The specialty paper company presented itself for the first time at FachPack with sustainable packaging solutions and innovative ideas made of paper and board. Koehler’s vision: paper with barrier properties as an alternative to plastic. Koehler’s portfolio of packaging paper also includes 100% recycled paper and high-quality fine paper. 

Our partner HERMA is Europe’s leading manufacturer of self-adhesive labelling technology. Over 100 billion shipping labels per year: this value is being projected for 2020. What‘s left behind is useless liner – tons of it. The new HERMA InNo-Liner system makes the liner completely redundant, as presented at FachPack. 

Kotkamills Oy manages and develops its business operations with responsibility for the economy, the environment, the society and people. At FachPack, Kotkamills presented water-based dispersion coated barrier boards and plastic-free food service packaging solutions. 

Polo Machinery Principals:

Packaging machinery from our partner Bosch fulfill many different requirements. The company contributes long-standing expertise in secondary packaging and inspection as well as forming, filling and sealing of a wide variety of materials! At FachPack, they presented its portfolio in secondary packaging with new cartoning and case packing solutions. 

  • Pester: 

Our partner Pester Pac automation GmbH stands for innovation and the development of cutting-edge machine technology from film wrapping and case packing through to palletizing! 

HDG Pouch Packaging is your reliable partner and leading manufacturer for forming, filling and sealing systems for side sealed pouches. At FachPack, they performed a successful show demonstrating sustainable packaging and unique machine solutions. 

Multiheadweighers and special packaging solutions from Multiweigh GmbH are known worldwide for their innovation, quality “made in Germany”, their precision, speed, reliability, hygiene and cost efficiency! This year Multiweigh show special machines for weighing fragile products, salad and one weigher for mixing different products with specific requirements for surface and settings.

Case Erectors, Sealers and Packers from our principal Lantech handle a wide variety of case sizes and types. Additionally, Lantech has a complete selection of tray and lid machines as well as semi-automatic and automatic stretch wrappers! At this year’s FachPack , they presented trouble-free end of line packaging solutions. 


In case you have any questions regarding our prinicpals’ sustainable packaging solutions & innovations, do not hesitate to contact your local Polo Sales Teams!

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