What is PLC Vacuum Sealing Equipment and What Can It Do For You?

Posted by Chela Mancuso

PLC vacuum sealing equipment is an important part of the packaging process for many manufacturers. What is PLC vacuum sealing equipment, you ask? It’s a type of machinery that gives manufacturers more control over their packaging process and helps them create the perfect vacuum sealed environment for each product. Let’s take a closer look at what PLCs are and how they benefit manufacturers.

What Does PLC Mean?

Let’s start by explaining what PLC means. PLC stands for “programable logic controller”, and it’s a type of computer that is used to control systems. Businesses use PLCs all over the world to automate their processes, and they are especially useful in manufacturing.

How does PLC Vacuum Sealing Equipment Work?

PLC vacuum sealing equipment helps manufacturers create the perfect vacuum sealed environment for each product. This machinery gives manufacturers more control over their packaging process, which is essential for ensuring that products are properly protected during transport. PLCs in vacuum sealing equipment give manufacturers control over some very important aspects of the vacuum sealing process including temperature, vacuum pressure, seal pressure, and more. This helps to provide unmatched protection for the items being packaged and ensures the quality of the product.

PLCs are very intuitive and can be programmed for your specific packaging needs making them ideal for manufacturers across industries like food, beverage, medical tools, electronic components, hardware, and more.

What Are the Benefits of Using PLC Vacuum Sealing Equipment?

There are many benefits of using PLC vacuum sealing equipment including:

  • Saving Time and Money – Fully automated PLC vacuum sealers help manufacturers save time and money by reducing or even eliminating the amount of manual labor required for packaging. This increases production speed and reduces labor costs associated with the packaging process.
  • Product Protection – As we mentioned before, PLCs give manufacturers more control over the vacuum sealing process. This helps to ensure that each product is properly protected during shipping, handling, and storage. This helps to improve the quality of products, reduce product loss, and user satisfaction.
  • Extended Shelf Life – These vacuum-sealed pouches help to extend the shelf life of food products by creating an airtight seal that slows down the decomposition of perishables and locks out bacteria that can cause food to spoil.
  • Reduced Human Error – Using these precisely controlled, automatic vacuum sealers eliminates human error and results in more consistent, highly effective packaging for every item.

Want To Learn More About PLC Vacuum Sealers?

If you would like to speak with leading experts in the PLC vacuum sealing industry, contact AMAC Technologies! John Yamasaki of AMAC Technologies is a PLC vacuum packaging specialist with over 40 years of knowledge and experience to help you find the best packaging solutions for your products. Call today to learn more.