PET preform production in Swiss quality

Otto Hofstetter, Hall 2.1 Booth C28 / Swiss Pavilion

The Swiss family-owned company is a pioneer in the development and manufacture of PET preform moulds and continues to set standards in the industry. In over forty years, the company has built up extensive expertise in PET preform processes and technology. The experts at the high performance mould-maker share their knowledge throughout the entire production process, from the initial idea, through preform design and sampling, to mould manufacture and final product quality assurance. This is claimed to ensure that every customer achieves optimal results, enjoying an efficient design process, producing high-quality, cost-effective PET preforms and realising long-term savings in high-volume production.

At Chinaplas, Otto Hofstetter AG will present its complete portfolio of high-quality injection moulds to industry professionals. This includes moulds for PET preforms from 2 to 192 cavities – for both top-entry and side-entry systems. The Swiss manufacturer also designs and builds moulds for medical applications, thin-wall packaging, cartridges, and in-mould labelling solutions. Sister company Otto Systems, focusing on special applications in the world of PET preforms, offers the PET Series and HOD Series turnkey production systems with clamping forces of 160 and 240 t. The systems are claimed to meet high requirements for quality and energy efficiency.