OPTIMA consumer - intelligent packaging solutions

Ingenious solutions. Wide variety. Pure enthusiasm. Packaging machines from Optima Consumer. Your partner for filling and packaging products in the foodstuffs, chemicals, cosmetics, portion package and filtration industries.

Fields of Application

Simple, safe and economical dosing, filling and packaging

Product fields Consumer - Food, Cosmetics, Chemicals, Portion packages, Filtration

Packaging types

The optimal machine solution for each type of packaging

"Optima Consumer combines experience and innovation for first-class solutions. From very small machines to the complete line, we are the partner for intelligent packaging solutions."
Christoph Held, CEO (technology)

Current Insights

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Retrofit as an opportunity
Retrofit as an opportunity

When systems have seen better days, action is needed. Often numerous parts in the control cabinet are outdated. Once central automation components such as the control system have been discontinued, the clock starts ticking. A timely retrofit avoids a costly total breakdown. And it opens up the opportunity to benefit from the possibilities of digitalization.

Food supplements redefined
Food Supplements

A food supplement dosage form committed to health and a positive lifestyle – this was the mission of HERMES PHARMA when presenting its HERMES NutriCaps at the Vitafoods trade show in Geneva in May 2019. These capsules will revolutionize the dietary supplements markets. For the market entry, HERMES PHARMA chose the OPTIMA CFR as its filling machine.

Modularity without limits

Optima's new Zero machine platform is the benchmark for high performance, flexibility and modularity. The OPTIMA Zero L1 configuration is used, for instance, to package feminine hygiene and light incontinence products.


Mission retrofit accomplished
Mission Retrofit accomplished

How do you ensure dairy industry filling systems are ready for the future? Maier Packaging has been answering this question since 1985. In a project at Zott, the company from Bergen am Chiemsee has proven its know-how for retrofitting pre-existing forming, filling and closing systems.


Fast, flexible and sustainable
CFL capsules

The issue of sustainability is becoming more and more important. Recyclable aluminium capsules are very popular. Ahold Delhaize from the Netherlands has also observed this. Consequently, a plastic capsule production line currently under construction has been quickly adapted to meet the requirements for producing aluminum capsules, and this offers a lot of technical features.

Trade Shows

OPTIMA consumer is present for you worlwide

Trade Show / Event
Country / City
Pack Expo

Pack Expo 2023
PharmaNonwovensConsumerLife ScienceMetall+Plastic

Las Vegas,
Hall Main,
Booth C3103
9/11/23 - 9/13/23
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United States
Las Vegas
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OPTIMA consumer GmbH
Geschwister-Scholl-Str. 89
74523 Schwaebisch Hall
Tel.: +49 791 94606-0
Fax: +49 791 94606-3019

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OPTIMA consumer

Unrivalled range of innovative packaging machines

When it comes to packaging, every product poses its own special challenges: coffee powder, instant granulate, sauce powder, oil, perfume, detergent... Optima Consumer offers the perfect dosing and packaging technologies for every application. The company delivers a comprehensive range of equipment, from single standard machines to complete systems for the food, cosmetics and chemistry industries, with additional features such as robotic handling and assembly, cartoning, plastic bag packaging, and cleaning and hygienic functions, depending on the specific application. The machines boast high outputs, outstanding filling precision and uncompromising packaging quality. Many of the machines are modular in design to make them particularly flexible. Additional advantages include faster project completion and proven, reliable technology. Moreover, Optima Consumer teams with its customers to develop creative packaging concepts, for instance in the single serve, functional closure and foil bag domains. The company’s wealth of expertise, the quality of its engineering and its fast, professional service departments available around the world guarantee outstanding long-term equipment efficiency for the customer.
OPTIMA consumer GmbH is a member of the OPTIMA packaging group GmbH with headquarters in Schwäbisch Hall. Other subsidiaries operate in the fields Pharma, Nonwovens and Life Science. Founded in 1922, the family business employs a workforce of 3,000 at its sites in Germany and 20 locations abroad.