Pre-Solution Application

The client, a manufacturer of firearm storage solutions, was manually hand packing product and display cards into bags with a bottom fold over seal.  The fold over seal had a strip that needed to be removed before sealing.  This process was extremely time consuming and labor intensive, and the client was producing only 2 to 3 packages per minutes.

The R.V. Evans’ Value Added Solution

After performing a Site Needs Analysis and thorough review of the applications, an R.V. Evans Packaging Solution Specialist determined the appropriate value-added solutions.  The recommendation: Increase productivity with an Automated Packaging Systems Autobag PS 125 Tabletop Bagger.

Key Benefits of the Autobag PS 125 Tabletop Bagger

  • The all-electric system does not require compressed air to run
  • Compact design is ideal for low-to mid-volume packaging operations
  • Locking turntable and AutoThread feature provide easy bag access and changeover
  • Open loading area and controlled seal bar maximize loading flexibility and operator safety
  • Automatic or manual operation modes for optimum flexibility and productivity
  • Onboard system diagnostics simplify maintenance and maximize productivity

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Measurable Savings Realized

The Autobag PS 125 bagging solution has enabled the client to increase production to 10 to 12 packages per minute and reduce labor by 50%.  The client anticipates an annual savings of at least $10-$15K as a result of the reduced labor and increased production.  Their investment payback period: less than 10 months.

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