Area Packaging:
automatic packaging systems

Founded in 1999, AREA combines many years of work and experience in the world of packaging. In a relatively short period, thanks to the great commitment and the determination of the founders, it has achieved a leading position in the production of horizontal wrapping machines using stretch film.

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Area Srl
Company presentation


Alessandro Cattaneo
CEO Area srl

Find out why Area is environmentally friendly
Area presents Cricket,
the revolutionary cold shrink wrapping system with highly technological and innovative content. Click here!

Why choose Area?

AREA utilizes a completely different way to combine, contain and protect individual or multiple products without using the traditional solutions based on strap and shrink film!

The points relating to the use of horizontal wrapping machines with stretch film are :

  • SAVE UP to 50% of material usage (plastic film) and ELIMINATE/REDUCE the cardboard need for protection
  • REDUCE about 90% the costs of electric energy
  • ELIMINATE size changes and WORKS continuously with products of different width
  • INCREASE the productive capability
  • AUTOMATE completely the wrapping phase
  • IMPROVE the aesthetic look of the finished product
  • USE only a single material (polyethylene) that is completely recyclable
  • ELIMINATE wooden pallet costs .

News and events

Ipack Ima 2018

Area Packaging will be at Ipack Ima 2018, in MilanoFiera Rho. Visit us from the 29th of Maj to the 1st of June, HALL 6 – STAND D03-E04.

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Samuexpo 2018

Area Packaging will be at Samuexpo 2018, in Pordenone. Visit us from the 1st to the 3rd of February, HALL 2 – STAND 15B.

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New website

Our new company website is online:

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Case studies

Sandwich Panels – Construction Sector

The sandwich panels industry has undergone major developments in the 90s and continues to have a trend of significant growth, especially in developing countries. Transporting very long packages (even longer than 16 metres) is definitely not economical, so it...

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