Hughes Enterprises

Combi Horizontal Fully Automatic Tray Forming Machines

The Combi Horizontal Fully Automatic Tray Former features a heavy-duty build for high-volume applications. With a welded steel frame, the HTF is designed to handle end slotted, side slotted and design style trays for the agriculture, food processing and craft beer industries.  

The HTF’s inline, compact design makes it perfect for operations that need hard work without taking up valuable space. It uses a mechanically linked tray pick-up and transport mechanism so you’re guaranteed accurate placement throughout the glue application and forming cycle. 

Want even more combinations and variety? The HTF integrates with a number of Combi case packers for a truly customized design. 

Request a quote to learn more about this compact and efficient Combi tray former. Give us a call at (609) 586-7200 to talk to an experienced member of the Hughes Enterprises team.

  • Compact footprint, accommodates nearly any layout 
  • Uses no air 
  • Precise, positive placement throughout forming cycle and glue application 
  • Ideal for high-volume, 3-shift applications 
  • Heavy-duty welded tubular steel framework (with lifetime warranty)
  • Up to 35 trays per minute
  • Machine footprint: 135 inches long, 72 inches wide, 97 inches high
  • Easy changeovers
  • Digital readouts
  • Nordson ProBlue® hot melt glue unit
  • Easy-load gravity tray blank magazine

At Hughes Enterprises, we take care of maintenance and repairs for the lifetime of your tray former. Contact us 24/7 for assistance.

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We partner with Hughes Enterprises for dependability and cost-savings. They are a team of dedicated, responsive, knowledgeable individuals who help to make my job as a Purchasing Agent flawless.
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Service in our industry is paramount and the service provided by Hughes has been outstanding; we are very fortunate to have a partner like Hughes Enterprises.
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Hughes has the expertise and knowledge to provide the proper equipment at a completive price. They listen to our needs and even travel thousands of miles to serve us to ensure we get the proper packaging equipment solutions and are always on site for start-up and “after the sale” support. They continue to exceed our expectations. This relationship has spanned well over a decade.
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My first experience with Hughes Enterprises was in 2004. We had a challenging plant installation for a custom food processor and Hughes Enterprises was able to bring the right solutions to us and build in for potential growth. I have relied on Hughes Enterprises ever since for our packaging needs.
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