Marden Edwards has been established for over 40 years and is a world leader in the design and manufacture of Overwrapping machines and packaging equipment. Over 8500 overwrapping systems have been manufactured in our factories in the UK and Germany of which over 1,100 have been installed in North America.
A complete range of Overwrapping machinery is available, covering a wide range of product sizes and production speeds. Our systems are supported by an extensive network of agents and distributors in North America and through a wide network of agents and distributors world wide ensuring that expertise and service support is always available locally.
We take customer satisfaction seriously, which is why so many of our customers re-order from us time and time again. Reliability, low cost of ownership and high efficiency are all values associated with Marden Edwards equipment. Many of our original machines from over 40 years ago are still in regular production.
We will supply the exact system for your application. Our large team of designers enables Marden Edwards to supply bespoke production systems, be it a complex product feeding solution or a special purpose wrapping machine designed to suit your product.
Marden Edwards has a range of technologies to call upon, ranging from a purely mechanical, relay logic, low cost entry level machine to a full PC control, multi axis servo actuated overwrapper. Position of longitudinal seal, front feed or side feed product feeding, high or medium speed operation and a product changeover time of less than 10 minutes can all be selected from models in the range. Whichever machine is chosen, high quality of wrap and size range versatility is built in.
A wide variety of material types can be used, including polypropylene, polyethylene, paper and bio-degradable cellophane and new starch based films. Marden Edwards machines can also overwrap with both coated and un-coated paper.
Although Marden Edwards Overwrapping machinery is found in many different industries, the majority of applications occur most often in the following sectors.
Confectionery – overwrapping of chocolate selection boxes, open top trays of chewing gum, distribution cartons of candies and high speed wrapping of flip top boxes.
Cosmetics and Perfumes – ultra high quality overwrapping of cosmetic and perfume cartons to protect the carton from damage.
Food – Overwrapping of individual cartons of biscuits, cakes and wafers, and the multipacking of cereals and pouches.
Media – overwrapping of individual CDs, DVDs and the collating and wrapping of multipacks of CDs and DVDs, software packaging.
Paper and Board – Overwrapping of paper reams, envelopes, playing and game cards, and collating and wrapping of sticky memo pads.
Pharmaceutical and Healthcare – individual pack wrapping of medical devices, condoms and sutures, collating and wrapping of blister pack cartons, tooth paste cartons and cartons of tubes.
Tea and Coffee – individual carton wrapping of tagged tea bags and loose tea, collating and wrapping of both tea cartons and collating and wrapping of coffee vacuum bricks.
Tobacco – individual carton wrapping of cigar boxes, 200s packs of cigarettes and collating and wrapping of individual cigarette packs, cigars and rolling tobacco pouches.