A burst of bright colours: yellow, red, green, blue, without any shades, that put together become a rainbow. We are in Guatemala!
And there are colours even in Alimentos Maravilla S. A. production plants, where everything wears the fascinating shades of the fruit; these shades go through the whole bottling process of drinks and beverages, packed at the end of the line by a new LSK 40F ERGON shrink wrapper provided by SMI.
Alimentos Maravilla boasts a portfolio of more than 100 types of beverages and liquid food based on fruit, sold with the most prestigious brands on the market: Del Monte, Tampico, Nectar Maravilla, Sipi, Del Frutal, Del Frutto, V8 Splash, Natura. In more than 30 years of activity, the Guatemalan company has acquired a leading market position in Guatemala and its neighbouring countries.
Leading companies need cutting edge technology
Among Alimentos Maravilla strengths there are close relationship with suppliers and great investments in Research & Development for the creation of new products. The growth and the success of the company are also due to the strategic choice of equipping its plants with latest generation machinery, which produce efficiently and with reduced costs, such as the recently installed SMI LSK 40F ERGON shrink wrapper and the conveyor belts for handling loose and packed products.
Alimentos Maravilla has to satisfy the countless requirements of the food and beverage market and as a result quickly switch from a production to another and from a pack configuration to another; such aim can only be reached by using the latest technologies created for the “smart factory” such as the automation and management MotorNet System® that controls the automatic LSK 40F ERGON shrink wrapper.
The advantages of SMI solution for Alimentos Maravilla
– Flexible plant, easily and quickly adapted to different types of products worked efficiently and economically.
SMI ERGON shrink wrapper series enables to pack a wide range of containers in a flexible, efficient and eco-friendly way and to manage and monitor the plant even remotely thanks to the smart technology with which the machines are equipped.