Global Patent Index - EP 1092628 A1

EP 1092628 A1 20010418 - A method for packaging products, an apparatus for implementing said method and a package thereby obtained

Title (en)

A method for packaging products, an apparatus for implementing said method and a package thereby obtained

Title (de)

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Verpacken von Gegenständen, und erzeugte Verpackung

Title (fr)

Procédé et dispositif pour emballer des objets, et emballage obtenu

Publication

EP 1092628 A1 20010418 (EN)

Application

EP 00830669 A 20001011

Priority

IT BO990554 A 19991015

Abstract (en)

A method for packaging products comprises a feeding, from a continuous sheet (1) and according to a predetermined direction (A) of advance, of a quantity of packaging material towards a station (2) for positioning the product (3); an incision of the sides (1a, 1b) of the material parallel to the direction (A) of advance of the packaging material to define a plurality of consecutive and distinct tabs (4) along said sides; a cut of a quantity of material according to a value substantially equivalent to the outer perimeter of the product (3) to define a segment (5) of packaging material; a folding of the segment (5) around the product (3) in such a way as to present the tabs (4) in correspondence with the heads (3a, 3b) of the product (3); lastly, a wrapping of the product (3), covered by the packaging segment (5), by means of plastic film (6) to define a closed package (IC). <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7

B65B 11/58; B65D 75/38

IPC 8 full level

B65B 11/58 (2006.01); B65D 75/38 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

B65B 11/58 (2013.01); B65D 75/38 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 1092628 A1 20010418; IT 1311095 B1 20020228; IT BO990554 A1 20010416; IT BO990554 D0 19991015

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 00830669 A 20001011; IT BO990554 A 19991015