Cost Efficiency

  • Material savings with Push Packs
  • Lower consumption of packaging material
    compared to PVC and Al/Al blisters
  • Cost savings of up to 60 %
  • Push Pack foil is thinner than blister foil
  • Push Pack foil weighs less than blister foil
  • Push Pack foil is PVC free
  • Improved sustainability

… Push Packs … the alternative to Al/Al blisters …

What you get

Push Packs combine the barrier properties of strip packaging with the opening mechanism of blisters

Five foil layers: Perforated PET, PE, Aluminium, PE, Surlyn

Excellent Barrier Properties

  • Air, light and moisture-tight unit dose packaging
  • Extended shelf life
  • Push-through foil can be combined with either a multilayer laminated or a transparent barrier foil
  • Choice of aluminium foil thicknesses from 9 µm to 25 µm
Child Resistant, Senior Friendly

Child Resistant, Senior Friendly

  • Regarded as child resistant: material does not tear
  • Senior friendly: easy to open
  • Simply press the tablet out of the pocket with your thumb
Design Opportunities

Design Opportunities

  • Push Packs are available in standard rectangular formats or as customised strip designs
  • Unique die-cutting technology from Romaco Siebler enables individually shaped Push Packs
  • Heat-sealing machines in the Siebler HM 1 series pack anything from 800 to 7000 tablets per minute

Foil Printing

  • Larger foil print area compared to Al/Al blisters
  • Extra space for marketing messages
  • High product recognition value
  • Double-sided foil printing possible
  • Double-sided print mark control possible

… Push Packs … the alternative to Al/Al blisters …


Siebler Push Packs: benefits at a glance
Foil tests at Romaco Siebler


Exciting Siebler strip technology:
How to manufacture customised Push Packs

Industry Partner

Huhtamaki has been honoured with a Pharmapack 2019 Award.


Industry Partner

Huhtamaki has been honored with a Pharmapack 2019 Award.


We look forward to your feedback!

Rolf Izsak
Product Manager

Romaco Pharmatechnik GmbH
Am Heegwald 11
76227 Karlsruhe

P +49 (0)721 4804 0
E [email protected]

Romaco is a leading international supplier of processing and packaging equipment specialising in engineering technologies for pharmaceutical solids. The Romaco Group provides individual machines, lines and turnkey solutions for manufacturing and packing powders, granulates, pellets, tablets, capsules, syringes and medical devices. The company also serves the food and chemical industries. Through its various technologies, Romaco is committed to sustainable production and to systematically reducing CO2 emissions.

The Romaco Group has its headquarters in Karlsruhe (Germany) and is part of the Truking Group, a globally operating high-tech enterprise based in Changsha (China). Truking’s core competency is handling and filling pharmaceutical liquids.

Romaco operates from five European business sites with a broad portfolio comprised of seven established product brands. Noack and Siebler (Karlsruhe, Germany) supply blister, heat-sealing and rigid tube filling machines. Macofar (Bologna, Italy) markets technologies for filling sterile and non-sterile powders and liquids. Promatic (also Bologna, Italy) specializes in cartoners, track & trace systems and case packers. Kilian (Cologne, Germany) is a leading manufacturer of tablet presses. Innojet (Steinen, Germany) is in the business of granulating and coating fine solid particles. Tecpharm (Rubí, Spain) offers tablet coating technologies.

More than 800 highly skilled and committed Romaco employees are dedicated to the development of future product technologies and to the continuous implementation of internal improvement processes. Romaco’s multi-brand system solutions are sold worldwide through eight Sales & Service Centres and a dense network of local agent organisations. Over 12,000 installations delivered by Romaco are currently in use in more than 180 different countries.

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