Kiefel Packaging has unveiled new standard tooling for thermoformed trays and clamshell packaging. The new premium steel rule tooling is suitable for mid-sized production runs and offers excellent value for money and short delivery times.

The reliable tooling solution works on the Kiefel KMD series as well as other European manufacturers thermoforming systems. Kiefel Packaging is expanding the product range with this new standard. The new tooling solution is available as a forming/cutting tool (BFS) and as a separate forming and cutting tool, including a hole punching tool.

This new technology will undoubtedly appeal to many manufacturers, and the short delivery times and good value for money offer manufacturers excellent benefits for their investment.

Kiefel GmbH is one of the world’s largest machine builders, designing and producing machines for processing plastics for the automotive, packaging and medical technology sectors. The company is based in Freilassing in Germany but has sites in Austria, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic. Kiefel GmbH also has technology centres in Germany, the USA and China. The firm forms part of the Brückner Group, a global leader in supplying machines and systems for plastics processing, which is based in the German municipality of Siegsdorf.

Plastic and Chemical trading is proud to partner with Kiefel GmhB, a part of the Brückner group. Plastic and Chemical Trading was founded in 1989 and has been supplying the Southern African manufacturing sector with expert training, cutting-edge technology and advice for decades.

The Plastic and Chemical Trading philosophy is to set our own standards for what is good after sales service. These standards should be truly world class. We have to constantly work to achieve these standards and critically be able to sustain them.