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Packaging Equipment

From handheld tape guns to fully automatic case sealing, we have solutions for your packaging needs.


Right Tapes. Right System. Right Partner.

Using the wrong case sealing solutions can cost more than you think, including common – and costly – end-of-line issues such as material waste, equipment downtime, missed application and manual rework. Scotch® Box Sealing Tapes and customizable packaging equipment can help deliver consistent, accurate sealing and advanced throughput – 3M has solutions for virtually any packaging requirement for any size operation.

3M Solutions for Packaging Equipment and Tape Dispensers

  • Adjustable
    Quick manual adjustments make it easy to set up for a run of cartons that are all the same size.

    Automatically adjusts for different size cartons from multiple production lines.

  • 3M replacement parts are engineered for rugged duty with steel construction and epoxy-coated surfaces. In-stock parts are delivered promptly whether you’re doing preventive maintenance or rebuilding a 3M-Matic™ Case Sealer after years of service.

  • Streamline your operations, maximize productivity and improve taping quality with 3M™ AccuGlide™ Taping Heads – no matter what brand of case sealer you own. The patented curvilinear design applies tape securely with low impact to help protect even lightweight cartons and contents.

  • Applying L-shaped tape clips can keep cartons closed without sealing the whole edge. 3M™ L-Clip Applicators can increase throughput while decreasing packaging costs, making them a great solution for start-ups and partial automation for large companies.

  • Hand-held tape dispensers are an essential tool wherever products are processed, repackaged or prepared for distribution, including warehouses, industrial plants, e-commerce shipping operations and retail distribution outlets. 3M box-sealer products can be found in a weight and size for nearly every production requirement.

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  • Systems Tape Agreement: Helps Improve Production and Helps Reduce Packaging Cost

    Help lower packaging costs, increase throughput and accelerate ROI with a winning combination from the industry leader. When you sign up for a 3M Systems Tape Agreement, you can receive cash rebates, free parts or free tape heads for your case sealers.

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Improve Efficiency Through Automation

Efficiency matters just as much in packaging your product as it does in producing it. You need a case sealer that can deliver consistent and accurate sealing and advanced throughput. 3M-Matic™ Case Sealers can help increase plant safety, reduce labor costs and decrease downtime thanks to machine features and improved processes compared to taping or stapling by hand or using older equipment.

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    Food and Beverage Packaging Solutions

    Packaging contains, protects and communicates, jobs that are vital to the safety and marketability of fresh, frozen and processed foods. Whether increasing capacity to meet seasonal demands or reengineering your packaging lines to accommodate new products, our rugged case sealers are designed to grow with you.

    3M-Matic™ Case Sealers

    See Packaging Applications for Food and Beverage

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    e-Commerce Packaging Solutions

    The end of your production line is no place for a bottleneck. Depending on your box type, closure method and production runs, there’s a durable and reliable 3M-Matic™ Case Sealer designed to deliver consistent and reliable case sealing. Send merchandise efficiently and have confidence it will arrive safely.


    3M-Matic™ Random Case Sealer 7000r High Speed Pro

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