All you need for your tea packaging

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ALL YOU NEED FOR YOUR TEA PACKAGING

For your tea packaging production paper needs, we can offer a product portfolio of leading industry brands. Our wide range of virgin fibre and recycled-based grades offers you an ideal base to choose from.

Download your free detailed Tea Production Brochure here: Free Tea Production Whitepaper – Guide to your paper and packaging solution | Polo Handels AG (polo-ag.com)

 

PACKAGING MATERIALS

TEA ENVELOPES AND POUCHES

NexPure Tea is an uncoated craft paper from our partner Koehler featuring a machine-glazed surface and rough reverse side. It has been specially designed for use as tea bag envelopes. In addition to its good crimping properties, NexPure Tea is also suitable for use with cold seal adhesives and stands out thanks to its high volume and rigidity.

Another tea packaging envelope solution from Koehler is NexPlus® Seal Pure, heat-sealable paper made of virgin fiber pulp with a mineral oil barrier. It is suitable for various applications as secondary packaging and primary packaging.

Koehler´s NexPlus® Seal Coated is a one-side coated base paper with a heat sealable backside. Therefore, it is ideally suited for packaging food and consumer goods as secondary packaging or as primary packaging when barrier properties are not required.

 

TEA BOXES

Kama offers an ideal fully recyclable solution for your tea boxes. It provides excellent printability thanks to the smooth coated surface and optical properties of the board. Thanks to its coated reverse, GC1 is also printable on both sides. Both GC1 and GC2 share similar coated front side.

Weig´s UNIBOARD-S is the classic recycled board ideal for your tea tags and tea boxes. The key feature is its more consistent and reliable quality. It offers the highest possible degree of certainty required for further processing.

 

TEA TAGS

More tea tags materials can be offered by our partner Arctic paper. G-Print is a woodfree coated paper, with high bulk, generous paper feel and excellent runability and Amber Graphic is a white, uncoated fine paper available in wide range of grammages.

 

PACKAGING MACHINERY

Weigher

Our first packaging machinery solutions is the MV XV Compact Weigher from Multiweigh – the perfect machine for every product condition: tea as granulate, pad or leaf and coffee as bean up to the housing or capsule. A high-resolution load cells weigh your product from a target weight of 1g with high speed and best accuracy.

 

Vertical bagger

The SVE 2520 is a continuous motion vertical bagger that offers high versatility in bag styles including corner seal and Doy style bags. It´s designed to package a large variety of products with continuous motion with output of up to 200 bags per minute.

 

Casepacker

Syntegon´s Elematic 2001 WAH is a high-speed casepacker offering great flexibility on a small footprint. This case packer provides wrap-around and tray & hood solutions in one machine.

 

Topload carton closer

Tea cartoning equipment by provided by Syntegon Kliklok, offering carton closers for tagged tea bags. Also, the C1h closer is a continuous motion automatic packer is designed specifically for `hood cover` styler cartons – which is becoming a preferred style for tea packers, since it provided a ´caddy pack` re-closable feature, with or without tamper-evident glue spot.

 

Stretch wrapper

To keep your driver on the forklift, automate and save the time we introduce Q-300 XT from our partner Lantech. It automatically captures the stretch film and cuts it at the end of the wrap cycle. You will save two minutes of forklift driver labour per load.

Free Tea Production Whitepaper – Your paper and packaging solutions

Whether you want your tea to stand out on the self or optimise your packaging lines – this brochure will offer you the right solutions. We put together the most important tea packaging materials and machinery to offer you the best choice at a glance.

In this whitepaper you will learn:

  • About materials for tea envelopes, boxes and more
  • About sustainable solutions for a green business
  • What machine suits your demands best – from weighing to palletizing
  • Pay-Per-Use purchasing options (only pay for what you use)
  • How we will help you gain success

Simply download this whitepaper for free and get all the information you need. If there are any questions open, feel free to contact us directly, we love to take care of your inquiries!

 

Complete the form to download the Tea Production Whitepaper

Covid-19 – Pharma inspection machinery – Syntegon

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The COVID-19 Pandemic increases the demand for pharma machinery inspection equipment. More and more pharmaceuticals must be produced and tested, which is challenging the manufacturers. We are proud to say, that Syntegon Technology has completed several inspection machine projects around the globe to guarantee quality and high output rates. The supplied equipment includes high speed automatic inspection machines for visual inspection and container closure integrity testing.

Quality to protect and support customers

Their leading sentence in this regard is: “Processing and packaging for a better life” – Especially in the current situation they are trying to help their customers. Pharma manufacturers must adapt to the fast-changing demands and offer quality pharma products. At the same time, the preparation for new vaccines and medicines is progressing.

When producing pharmaceuticals, one of the key elements is to have good inspection equipment to ensure that quality if not lost. This measure contributes to the customers safety when receiving and using the offered medication. Inspection equipment, therefore, is a very serious and significant part when it comes to protecting lives.

Pharmaceutical inspection around the globe

Within the last months, Syntegon has installed their inspection machines around the earth to help producing companies and the final customers. Syntegon Technology also inspects active ingredients for corona test therapies in the EU.

They fight together with some of the biggest multinational pharma companies worldwide by supplying them with the needed machinery. They are located everywhere from Africa, China, USA and to the EU.

The Syntegon Team is preparing further machines to meet other orders. Those will be available for shipping a few months after defining the individual customer requirements.

Do you want to know more about the services Syntegon offers? Do you need inspection machinery to enhance your productions safety?

Click here to get in touch with them via one of our specialsts!

 

Syntegon Virtual Interpack 2020

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COVID-19 & Fairs 2020

This year, the fair & exhibition world is heavily affected by the COVID-19 spread. In order to present the latest innovations and news on packaging, Syntegon Technology made a big effort for customers, a virtual exhibition:
The Syntegon Virtual Interpack!

Syntegon Virtual Interpack

The Syntegon Virtual Interpack will take place from May 7 and 8 as well as from May 11 to 13. You may find the link to join this event at the bottom of this news post.

Visitors will get the chance to discover the newest trends and technologies for packaging and processing.
Like on a real exhibition, participants can just look around but also take this chance to get in touch with packaging experts from Polo and Syntegon Technology.

Programme & News

At this virtual exhibition, Syntegon presents the latest processing and packaging technology solutions for the Food industry and for the Pharma industry.

For the Food industry, Syntegon Technology focuses on sustainable packaging solutions for any kind of food product and technology, such as process technology, primary packaging, secondary packaging and transport packaging.

Main highlights include:

  • Paper forming machine
  • Packaging system for bakery products
  • Market launch of the Kliklok ACE carton former
  • Seamlessly integrated bar system
  • Packaging system for biscuits and crackers
  • Packaging system for powder products
  • Innovations in confectionery production
  • Sustainable solutions for cup filling machines

For the Pharma industry, visitors can expect to see all the new concepts and machines for liquid and solid pharmaceuticals by Syntegon Technology.

Main highlights include:

  • Flexible Filling Portfolio
  • Micro Batch concept study
  • New monobloc solution for pharmaceuticals and cosmetics
  • SODA (Single Object Data Acquisition)
  • Artificial Intelligence in visual inspection
  • New RDA assembly platform
  • Eco | Save | Pack secondary packaging
  • Market launch: the new Sepion coater series
  • Continuous Manufacturing with the X-key approach
  • New Automated Process Development tool

Contact your local Polo Packaging experts for further information on this event.

Join the event here: Syntegon Virtual Interpack

X-fold Packaging by TG Packaging

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Polo has a new supplier – TG Packaging

The Belgium company TG Packaging was established in 1975 and is the specialist for X-fold packaging equipment on the market.
The company develops innovative packaging solutions and focuses on the biscuit packaging technologies:

  • X-fold Packaging
  • Pillowpack
  • Bagloading

X-fold packaging machine CM60

The CM60 is a X-fold roll packing machine for different product shapes at medium speeds (max. 60 products per minute) and can overwrap a large amount of various products on edge and has multiple options to give every rollpack a nice and artisanal look.
The machine operates mainly mechanically and is controlled by a state of
the art control system which guarantees reliability and functionality for the products. The CM60 can be combined with an on-edge feeding system.

Possible applications for the CM60 include important food applications such as (sandwich) biscuits, rice-/corn-/oat-cakes, crackers, extruded bread and
others.
The CM60 can easily be adjusted to various individual product shapes, such as round, oval, rectangular, square or triangular in order to fit to every product’s needs.

X-fold packaging machine CM90

The CM90 is a new generation fully-automatic, high-speed and customisable
X-fold rollpacker that provides a powerful answer to the increasing production capacity.
The packaging machine is, just as the CM60, equipped with multiple control
systems to ensure the highest level of efficiency, continuity and
hygiene. The CM90 can be created in combination with an X-fold on-edge feeder assortment.

With an operation speed of 90 products per minute, it is the fastest and most advanced X-fold packaging machine available on the market.
Besides that, the machine offers features like: Splicer, clipper, corrugated paper, flex diameter version and others.

Possible Applications include rice-/corn-/oat-cakes, sandwich
biscuits and the machine is also used for crackers, extruded bread, biscuit and others.
The CM-90 can easily be adjusted to various individual product shapes, such as round, oval, rectangular, square or triangular, also multiple diameters are possible.

Further information

Contact your local Polo Sales experts for a personal consultation on TG Packaging equipment and follow us on Linkedin, Instagram and Facebook to stay up to date with our products.

Syntegon machines – Special offer

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Increased demand during Coronavirus crisis

During Coronavirus crisis, we identified an increased demand for machines with a short delivery period. Together with our top partners, we arranged some special offers for you. For example the AIM 3000 or the KHS 1100 from Syntegon Technology.

Machines with a short delivery period

In order to maintain your production standards, we have manufactured small series of selected machines that can still be delivered within this year.
Those are machines where, to be finished, only format parts needed for your products are missing. This guarantees a short delivery time and additional safety for your products.

Syntegon AIM 3000 – MACHINE HIGHLIGHTS

Highest product safety and quality

  • Highest detection rates: 100% double check for moving particles with two identical inspections systems
  • Increased inspection performance due to combination of high resolution CMOS cameras (12 Mpix) with transmitting and reflecting LED lighting
  • Product specific spinning profiles due to individual direct drives (48 servo motors)
  • Advanced image capturing technology with up to 36 pictures per container on each inspection station

Increased Productivity (OEE)

  • Reduced maintenance due to eliminated risk of sucking product into system (Bernoulli principle)
  • Easy access and cleaning due to open machine cover (360°), housed camera systems, sealed bottom plate, rounded edges

Click here for a more detailed information: Layout & Technical details

… and watch the video of the AIM 3000 operating.

Syntegon KHS 1100 – MACHINE HIGHLIGHTS

Highest measurement sensitivity

  • Certified standard containers permanently mounted on inspection star wheel
  • Continuous calibration monitoring and background correction
  • Multi-head configuration: no downtime in case of head failure
  • Fixed measurement modules: less wearing

Robust and versatile platform

  • Individual pitch for each format allows longer measurement time at maximum output
  • Automatic re-inspection
  • In-field retrofitting and modular design
  • Flexible, later addition of laser modules or formats and products
  • Smooth sorting with optional exact counting

Click here for a more detailed information: Layout & Technical details

…and watch the video of the KHS 1100 operating.

 

For any additional information on this special offer or if you would like to get a general personal consultation on pharmaceutical machines by our partner Syntegon Technology, contact our local Polo Sales Manager in your country!

PCSE 2020 – POSTPONED

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Pharma processing and packaging

We invite you to one day full of interesting presentations and discussions on Pharma processing and packaging. Use this opportunity to exchange your experience and expand your know-how with field experts – join us at the PCSE 2020 in Zgornji Brnik, Slovenia!

Programme

On 1st of October, the PCSE 2020 will take place at a beautiful venue in Slovenia.
As Polo Handels AG is the official sales agent for Syntegon Technology in South East Europe (SEE), we are glad to cooperate with their experts on this event.

Together with Syntegon Technology, we invite you to an exciting event full of interesting presentations on Pharma processing and packaging. During the event you will get the opportunity to get to know and exchange your experience with field experts in open discussions.

The presenters from Syntegon Technology will cover the complete portfolio for processing and packaging of solid and liquid pharmaceuticals.
And after the presentations and discussions on 1st of October (PHARMA DAY), a common dinner and animation with the famous Slovenian chef Luka Jezersek is waiting for you.

For early arrivals on 30th of September, certainly, a Welcome Dinner at Pivovarna Union in Slovenia is arranged.

Moreover, we invite you to one-on-one discussions with field experts on 2nd of October while enjoying delicious cake at lake Bled.

Your benefits

  • Get an overview on new trends in Pharma processing and packaging (incl. filling and inspection)
  • Get to know all the innovations and intelligent solutions for Pharma processing and packaging from a single source provider (Syntegon Technology)
  • Use the opportunity to exchange your experience and expand your know-how on Pharma processing and packaging with field experts

Accommodation & Transfer

The conference takes place at Dvor Jezersek (Zgornji Brnik 63, 4207 Cerklje na Gorenjskem, Slovenia).
The partner hotel of Polo, where we recommend to make the reservations, will be announced prior to the event.

Polo will arrange all transfers (from hotel to venues).

Registration & Contact

For your registration and further information, please contact:
Magdalena Dokmanovic
Sales Assistant – Machinery Division
Email: m.dokmanovic@polo-ag.com
Phone: +385 1 615 14 59

We are looking forward to welcoming you at the Pharma Conference Southern Europe 2020!

Sustainable Paper Packaging by Koehler

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News and developments on Koehler’s sustainable paper

After the successful presentation of Koehler’s NexPlus® Seal barrier paper at the FachPack 2019, the development of sustainable paper packaging is heading forward.
Together with the packaging experts from Polo, Koehler Paper Group is successfully tackling the challenges of plastic to paper within the packaging industry.

Possible applications for the paper

Koehler’s sustainable paper packaging innovation offers various possibilities for applications in the food and confectionery industry.
Possible applications are for example: tea bag wrapping paper, flexible multipacks for sweets and confectionery, stickpacks and sachets for salt or sugar and in addition also pasta.

Benefits of sustainable paper packaging

The demand for innovative, sustainable packaging solutions increased significantly in 2019. Certainly, paper behaves different to plastic, however numerous tests on packaging machines have already shown that the change is possible and stipulated by consumers:

“We are seeing brands making efforts towards putting sustainable solutions on the market. This is very much in line with our own developments. We have adapted to this extremely dynamic market effect and have made implementing it on the new machine a priority.”
Eckhard Kallies (Division Manager Flexible Packaging Paper at Koehler)

Among the sustainability factor, Koehler’s paper offers features & benefits such as heat-sealable packaging paper, suitable for horizontal form fill seal (HFFS) as well as vertical form fill seal (VFFS) machines, direct food contact and many more.

About Koehler Paper Group

Koehler is a German family-run company and well-known for its specialty paper. The company produces over 500,000 tons of paper, board and wood pulp board annually at four locations in Germany.

The company’s portfolio inlcudes products as for example thermal paper, carbonless paper or decor paper. Moreover, the company produces fine paper, recycled paper, wood pulp board and flexible packaging paper.

Since 2018, Polo Handels AG is Koehler’s competent partner to market these innovative paper products in CEE. Polo has local sales teams & offices in Baltics, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia and Slovakia.

Upcoming events of Koehler & Polo

Schedule an appointment with your local Polo sales team in order to get a personal consultation on sustainable paper packaging for your product.

Follow us on Linkedin, Instagram and Facebook and get all the latest updates on the development of sustainable paper packaging by Koehler Paper Group.

Pharma Conference Southern Europe 2020

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Pharmaceutical processing and packaging

We invite you to one day full of interesting presentations and discussions on pharmaceutical processing and packaging. Use this opportunity to exchange your experience and expand your know-how with field experts – join us at the PCSE 2020 in Zgornji Brnik, Slovenia!

+++ Due to the precautionary measures against the Coronavirus, we postponed this event to October 1st, 2020. Read more +++

Programme

On 2nd of April, the PCSE 2020 will take place at a beautiful venue in Slovenia.
As Polo Handels AG is the official sales agent for Syntegon Technology in South East Europe (SEE), we are glad to cooperate with their experts on this event.

Together with Syntegon Technology, we invite you to an exciting event full of interesting presentations on pharmaceutical processing and packaging. During the event you will get the opportunity to get to know and exchange your experience with field experts in open discussions.

The presenters from Syntegon Technology will cover the complete portfolio for processing and packaging of solid and liquid pharmaceuticals.
And after the presentations and discussions on 2nd of April (PHARMA DAY), a common dinner and animation with the famous Slovenian chef Luka Jezersek is waiting for you.

For early arrivals on 1st of April, certainly, a Welcome Dinner at Pivovarna Union in Slovenia is arranged.

Moreover, we invite you to one-on-one discussions with field experts on 3rd of April while enjoying delicious cake at lake Bled.

Your benefits

  • Get an overview on new trends in pharmaceutical processing and packaging (incl. filling and inspection)
  • Get to know all the innovations and intelligent solutions for pharmaceutical processing and packaging from a single source provider (Syntegon Technology)
  • Use the opportunity to exchange your experience and expand your know-how on pharmaceutical processing and packaging with field experts

Accommodation & Transfer

The conference takes place at Dvor Jezersek (Zgornji Brnik 63, 4207 Cerklje na Gorenjskem, Slovenia).
The hotel reservations for this event can be made at AUSTRIA TREND HOTELS**** S (Dunajska cesta 154, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia).
For bookings until 2nd of March you will get a special price with the  booking code “PCSE 2020”.

Polo will arrange all transfers (from hotel to venues).

Registration & Contact

For your registration and further information, please contact:
Magdalena Dokmanovic
Sales Assistant – Machinery Division
Email: m.dokmanovic@polo-ag.com
Phone: +385 1 615 14 59

We are looking forward to welcoming you at the Pharma Conference Southern Europe 2020!

Bosch Packaging Technology becomes Syntegon Technology

Bosch Packaging becomes Syntegon Technology Polo CEE

As of 2020 former company Robert Bosch Packaging Technology will be known under the new name Syntegon Technology.

64,000 machines, 150 years of experience and 140 countries.
Syntegon Technology has a new owner (CVC), but remains the reliable partner with the same contact persons that you know. The company with a long tradition and experience in packaging machinery will continue to be your ideal partner for process and packaging technology in the pharmaceutical and food industry in CEE.

Syntegon Technology will be overseen by CVC Capital Partners, which can offer more than 30 years of experience and will focus on a future-oriented company development and smart investments. Most commonly CVC cooperates with other stakeholders, such as the company founders and others.

The new brand name Syntegon Technology

Syntegon Technology stands for intelligent and sustainable packaging solutions for everyone and an increased focus on customer orientation. Besides customer-oriented values, the company puts a strong focus on teamwork, innovational attitude, profitability, competitiveness and future-oriented growth.The abbreviation of the name Syntegon stands for synergy and the vision of processing and packaging solutions for a better life, technology as their core competence and a future-oriented and ahead looking company attitude.

The portfolio of Syntegon Technology

Syntegon Technology will remain your reliable partner for complete packaging solutions for food and pharma products in CEE (Russia, Poland, Baltics, Ukraine, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Croatia and more). All existing projects and agreements will remain, just as your contact persons you’ve grown used to. The focus of the rebranded company are the customers – their needs and demands.

The services of high quality, fast delivery and other benefits will be available. Also, the flexibility and independence of the company is to be expanded and the investments and developments are to be directed towards R&D innovations. With the combined experience of more than 150 years, Syntegon satisfies the customers’ needs.

Your contact persons for Syntegon Technology

Polo Handels AG will remain the official service, sales and marketing agent of Syntegon Technology in CEE. All contact persons within Polo’s markets (Russia, Poland, Baltics, Ukraine, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Croatia) remain the same.

Our customers can now, even better than before, profit from the new name Syntegon Technology, and its innovative packaging solutions. Whether single machines, complete packaging lines or other services, Syntegon Technology is your reliable partner for such demanding technologies.

On our Social Media channels (LinkedIn, Instagram & Facebook), we keep you updated on the latest innovations of Syntegon Technology – follow us! #poloag

Take a look at the Syntegon Portfolio.