Most bottlers and beverage manufacturers purchase their preforms and caps. Why is that?
In-house production offers you all sorts of benefits, mainly:
Greater independence from external influences
Individual design flexibility in line with your requirements
Total control over production processes and their results
Security and flexibility for the future
It is easy to become your own supplier
You can receive just the right injection moulding systems from the Krones subsidiary IPS Plastics – including know-how on how you can ideally operate them and much more. After all, from the preform and cap design right through to the overhaul or replacement of older systems: you can always count on the individual support of our injection moulding professionals.
The spectrum of IPS Plastics solutions and services comprises, among other things:
Individual preform and cap design
Development of a tailor-made production concept
TCO and sustainability analyses
Planning, configuration and integration of product technology
System installation and commissioning
Comprehensive training measures for your production team
Maintenance and support for the entire system life cycle
They are at the heart of every preform production process: injection moulding tools have a considerable impact on the process quality, output and sustainability of your line. To ensure that you can get the maximum benefit despite all these factors, the tools are designed and manufactured to suit your individual needs. Krones subsidiary, MHT Mold & Hotrunner Technology AG, has specialised in precisely this. As an independent supplier, it equips all the familiar machine systems with custom-fit tools.
With their up to 192 cavities, MHT tools are dedicated to working at high speed. They also provide each individual preform with an entire list of benefits, including:
No crystallinity or scratches
High surface quality
Low acetaldehyde level
Seamless mould partitions
PET tools for perfect preform quality
You can easily send a request for a non-binding quotation in our Krones.shop.
Would you like to have more detailed information about our injection moulding technology? Or do you already have something specific in mind? We look forward to receiving your questions and feedback on the topic of injection moulding systems for preforms and caps. Just fill in the contact form and the right Krones experts will get back to you promptly.