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Interdiscount &

In order to cope with the increasing volume of online trading, Interdiscount and decided to purchase a fully automatic parcel machine. For the removal route from the parcel machine and for merging with the a conveyor system from Frei Fördertechnik AG was used on the existing line.

Client: Interdiscount &

Location: Jegenstorf

Project: Conveyor system for parcels

Year of contruction: 2019


For this contract, Frei Fördertechnik AG took on the planning of the conveyor system through to on-site assembly and commissioning. The control was also part of the order and was implemented with a PLC control S7-1214 from Siemens. The cartons are transported from the parcel machine purchased on site using the existing conveyor technology. The existing outlet was merged with the new line. After a manual loading section, the parcels are now transported down a spiral chute to the parcel loading area, where they are loaded into the corresponding roll containers by employees on a storage roller conveyor.


  • Difficult assembly above existing conveyor technology
  • Spiral slide with fire protection section
  • Merging of the existing outlet line with the new line

Technical specifications

Conveyed goods: cardboard
Dimensions: Min. L = 270 x W = 160 x H = 36 mm / Max. L = 1200 x W = 600 x H = 500 mm
Output: 1000 packages / h

Machines: Belt conveyor belts with central drive, curved belt conveyor, mega merge belt width 1600 mm, vertical belt deflector, spiral chute, ceiling fire protection slide, accumulation roller conveyor

Contact person

Marc Geissbühler
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