Bag-in-box flexible packaging for wine, our Mustang® brand, is a more sustainable, cost-effective and convenient solution to glass bottles and it ensures a longer shelf-life for your wine once opened.

Compared to glass bottles, Bag-in-Box for wine is a superior option

Product Preservation

Minimal contact with air at any point ensures:

  • Extended product shelf life after opening
  • Reduce risk of contamination

Storage & Logistics

  • 80% less space with empty (foldable)
  • 45% less space when full (stackable)
  • 20% energy savings during transport due to light weight

Handling

  • Hygienic filling, transfer and dispensing
  • User-friendly dispensing and unbreakable packaging
  • Easy bulk shipping and dispensing options
  • Simple to dispose

Environmental

  • 100% recyclable box
  • 60% lower carbon footprint

Financial

  • Very low investment cost
  • Total Cost of Ownership savings

Bags and Films for Bag-in-Box Wine

Rapak offers a wide range of barrier film technologies to protect your wine against UV light and oxidation. Films include EVOH with PE, METPET with PE and our New Oxygen Scavenging system in 1.5L, 3L, 5L, 10L, 20L and custom sizes.  All our products are EU and FDA approved for direct food contact and free from phthalates, heavy metals and Bisphenol A.

New!
Our recently released Oxygen Scavenging System consists of a special ultra-high barrier film with a built-in oxygen scavenger, designed to be the perfect solution for extending the shelf-life of Bag-in-Box wine.

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Dispensers for Wine

Our taps are designed to maximize the wine’s shelf life as well as provide a premium customer experience.  Our taps offer excellent oxygen barrier, good directional flow, and ergonomic designs for easy dispensing.

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Filling Machines and Systems for Wine

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Autokap™ 600 Single-Head Semi-Automatic Filling Machine

This filler is designed to fill 1.5 - 20 L (0.5 - 5 gal.) bags at a lower production output. Bags are manually loaded into the filler and after filling, they are released to a table or onto the roller conveyor to be inserted into the box.

Production output*

  • 5L (0.5 gal.) bags at up to 9 bags/min
  • 3L (1 gal.) at up to 8 bags/min
  • 5L (1.5 gal.) bags at up 7 bags/min
  • 10L (2.5 gal.) bags at up to 6 bags/min
  • 20L (5 gal.) bags at up to 5 bags/min

*All outputs are based on filling water at a flow rate of 6 liters/sec (90 gallons/min). Filling rate is dependent on product supply conditions.

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Autokap™ 900 Twin-Head Semi-Automatic Filling Machine

This filler is designed to fill 1.5 - 20 L (0.5 - 5 gal.) bags . Bags are manually loaded into the filler and after filling, they are released to a table or onto the roller conveyor to be inserted into the box.

Production output*

  • 5L (0.5 gal.) bags at up to 11bags/min
  • 3L (1 gal.)   bags at up to 10 bags/min
  • 5L (1.5 gal.)   bags at up 9 bags/min
  • 10L (2.5 gal.)   bags at up to 8 bags/min
  • 20L (5 gal.)   bags at up to 7 bags/min

*All outputs are based on filling water at a flow rate of 6 liters/sec (90 gallons/min). Filling rate is dependent on product supply conditions. 

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Autokap™ 1200 Single-Head Fully-Automatic Filling Machine

This high-speed filler is designed to fill 1.5 - 20 L (0.5 - 5 gal.) bags. It can be integrated to the production line with automatic carton erection and sealing, check weighers and palletizers. It is servo driven for better accuracy.

Production output*

  • 5L (0.5 gal.) bags at up to 17 bags/min
  • 3L (1 gal.)  bags at up to 16 bags/min
  • 5L (1.5 gal.)  bags at up to 14 bags/min
  • 10L (2.5 gal.)  bags at up 11 bags/min
  • 20L (5 gal.)  bags at up to 9 bags/min

*All outputs are based on filling water at a flow rate of 6 liters/sec (90 gallons/min). Filling rate is dependent on product supply conditions.

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Autokap™ 1400 Single-Head Fully-Automatic Filling Machine

This high-speed filler is designed to fill and automatically load 1.5 - 20 L (0.5 - 5 gal.) bags into boxes. It can be fully integrated to the production line with automatic carton erection and sealing, check weighers and palletizers. It is pneumatic driven.  Bags are fed into the machine spout trailing.

Production output*

  • 5L (0.5 gal.) bags at up to 19 bags/min
  • 3L (1 gal.) at up to 18 bags/min
  • 5L (1.5 gal.) bags at up 15 bags/min
  • 10L (2.5 gal.) bags at up to 11 bags/min
  • 20L (5 gal.) bags at up to 8 bags/min

*All outputs are based on filling water at a flow rate of 6 liters/sec (90 gallons/min). Filling rate is dependent on product supply conditions.

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Autokap™ 1700 Single-head, Fully Automatic Filling Machine

This high-speed filler is designed to fill and automatically load 1.5 - 20 L (0.5 - 5 gal.) bags into boxes. The 1700 incorporates features of Rapak’s two most popular filling machines - the Autokap 1200 and 1400 series:

  • Fixed fill head - keeps the bag stationary during the filling process, reducing product splash and strain on the bag spout seal
  • Accepts bags spout leading with a servo drive bag infeed system, allowing for precise bag positioning

Production output*

  • 5L (0.5 gal.) bags at up to 19 bags/min
  • 3L (1 gal.) at up to 18 bags/min
  • 5L (1.5 gal.) bags at up 16 bags/min
  • 10L (2.5 gal.) bags at up to 13 bags/min
  • 20L (5 gal.) bags at up to 11 bags/min

*All outputs are based on filling water at a flow rate of 6 liters/sec (90 gallons/min). Filling rate is dependent on product supply conditions.

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Autokap™ 1900 Single-head Semi-automatic Bulk Filling Machine

This filler is designed to fill drums or bulk containers ranging from 30G up to 1000L. It is equipped with a Micro Motion mass flowmeter that ensures precise fill weights during the fill process. The 1900 is ideal for filling hot and ambient temperature viscous products such as pulpy juice, sauces or purees with particulate as large as 5/8” in size.

Production output*

  • 200L bags at up to 18 bags/hr
  • 1000L bags at up to 4 bags/hr

*All outputs are based on filling water at a flow rate of 6 liters/sec (90 gallons/min). Filling rate is dependent on product supply conditions.

Bag-in-Box, a more sustainable packaging option

Bag-in-Box is a more sustainable alternative to other forms of packaging, enabling carbon reductions, cost savings and efficiencies in our customers’ supply chains. Bag-in-Box has excellent environmental credentials as it is easier to transfer, store and dispose of in regular waste collections.

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Bag-in-Box Wine Increases Shelf Life

Rapak bag’s specialized film properties offer longer shelf-life for opened products than traditional bottles.

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