Automation systems for bag finishing production line to reduce variable costs in finishing processes, production optimization & waste reduction (product defects detection, handling, stacking, packing, palletizing,…)


Paper, bags and sacks converting company


Food graded paper / Paper bags

General Overview


  1. Extraction unit
  2. Inspection unit
  3. Bag pre-stacking unit
  4. Head-to-tail stacking unit
  5. Automatic palletizer or box forming and filling module


  • Finishing automation line for 8 paper bag machine.

Main key steps of the project

  • RD & analysis
  • Preliminary proposal & Project scope
  • Final proposal delivery
  • Development and final engineering project
  • Technology design hand-out
  • Production and shipment
  • Technology installation and start-up

Key Technology Achievements

  • Inspection bag by bag of bottoms and handles with high-definition articficial vision system.
  • Ensurance a zero non-conformities in final packed production.
  • Expulsion of non-conformities via process diverter.
  • Stacking process for packs of X units as required.
  • Possibility of head-to-tail disposal.
  • Palletization of stacks according to given distribution.
  • Achieving:
    • 144 min in average of autonomous production
    • 85% reduction of the variable costs in the paper bags manufacturing operations.
    • Standardized productivity management system

Business added value

  • Important expertise in automation processes and integrating different technologies.
  • Project Management approach & implementation of follow-up tools.
  • Increased productivity: automation help businesses produce bags at a faster speed with fewer errors, leading to increased productivity.
  • Operational cost savings by reducing the need for manual labor. Additionally, automation can reduce errors and waste, which can lead to material cost savings.
  • Improved safety by reducing the need for manual labor, achieving a safer working environment.
  • Data collection and analysis to improve processes and make data-driven decisions.
  • Automation provides competitive advantages by improving efficiency, reducing costs, and increasing productivity.