Hughes Enterprises

IPak 300 Series Fully Automatic Tray Forming Machines

Form retail-ready trays fast with the IPak 300 Series Fully Automatic Tray Former. Whether for poultry, beef, pork or liquid bag-in-the-box applications, the TF-300 withstands the demands of your production line, all with IPak durability and speed.  

The IPak 300 produces up to 25 trays per minute, accommodating trays with RSC style flaps, flange flaps for side sealing or no flaps. Size changes are quick, convenient and performed in less than 20 minutes. Plus, like all IPak machinery, the 300 is durable, reliable and backed by the friendly and knowledgeable service team at Hughes.  

Request a quote to learn more about the IPak 300 Series tray former. Not sure if this machine is exactly right for your operation? We can help customize a solution to your specifications. Give us a call at (609) 586-7200 to get started. 

  • Venturi-style vacuum system with controlled and self-cleaning vacuum cups 
  • Size changeovers in 20 minutes or less 
  • Wexxar’s WISE touchscreen system 
  • Fully-interlocked guard doors and emergency stops 
  • Easy load hopper 
  • Nordson Pro-Blue premium hot melt systems 
  • Speed: up to 25 trays per minute
  • Paint-free, corrosion resistant design
  • Allen Bradley PLC operated sequence and timing control
  • 60-by-157-inch standard footprint
  • Machine weight: varies based on customer specifications
  • Dual head forming 
  • PF pre-feeder blank feed system 
  • Category 3 safety circuits 
  • Infeed and outfeed conveyors 
  • Custom electrics options 
  • Machine monitoring system with tri-stack light and audible alarm 
  • Nordson glue system upgrades 

We offer 24/7 on-site support for repairs, installation and downtime. Our factory certified technicians are available whenever you need them.  Contact us to speak to one of our team members.

A Service Manager of a National Electronics Retailer is saying...
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.
A Service Manager is saying
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.
A Plant Engineer is saying
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.
A Printing Company Manager is saying
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.
A Purchasing Manager is saying...
The workmanship and fortitude of the Hughes sales rep far surpasses our expectations in this fast-paced and demanding industry.
An E-commerce Manager of a Pet Supply Distribution Center is saying...
Hughes has been a great partner in our growth throughout the years. Hughes is always looking for ways to provide us new and cost-effective ideas that will help us provide a great customer experience.
A Plant Engineer of a Large Food Manufacturer is saying...
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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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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