Ready Meals  


To meet the rapidly growing demand for ready meals and convenience foods across the globe, Ishida has built an unrivalled body of expertise and some of the world's most advanced production lines.

From specially adapted multihead weighers, to inspecting complex and simple product mixes, we have an in-depth understanding of your requirements that meet the highest retail standards. Ishida also offers a smaller-scale semi-automatic weigher, that can be easily integrated into your production line to accurately portion and check ready meals after manufacturing.

With Ishida, you are guaranteed exact portioning of all components, from meat to vegetables, pasta to sauces; full flexibility that enables rapid product and pack changeovers as and when needed; and improved pack presentation with elongated shelf life.

See below our best-performing machinery in the ready meals and convenience foods sector, or contact your local Ishida office for more information.


Our latest development is the fastest, toughest, smartest and greenest multihead weigher in our range, ideal for dry, fresh and frozen food packaging.

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Seal Tester for Trays

Fast and accurate testing of sealed and flow-wrapped trays

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Mix Weigher

A convenient machine for a convenience-heavy food industry, the mix weigher is the fast and reliable solution for creating product mixes, including fresh or frozen produce, confectionery and cereals.

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Topping Systems

Accurate depositing system for pizza and ready meals

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Related Case Studies

Partnership Approach Seals Success at Plaza Foods

The versatility of Ishida’s market leading QX Flex tray sealers, the quality of its sales and service support, and the company’s ability to provide turnkey line installations are all major factors in the long term working relationship between Ishida Europe and Plaza Foods, one of the Netherlands’ leading manufacturers of oriental ready meals.

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