OPTIMA Pharma - Filling and Packaging Machines for Syringes, Vials, Bottles and Carpules
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Filling and Packaging Machines for Syringes, Vials, Bottles and Carpules

OPTIMA Pharma consists of three top-quality brands: Inova (sterile filling), Klee (freeze dyring) and Kugler (nonsterile filling). Thanks to years of specializing, Optima Pharma offers a comprehensive, cutting-edge range of products.

Otto-Hahn-Str. 1,
74523 Schwaebisch Hall,

OPTIMA Pharma consists of three top-quality brands: Inova (sterile filling), Klee (freeze dyring) and Kugler (nonsterile filling).

Thanks to years of specialising, OPTIMA Pharma offers a comprehensive, cutting-edge range of products. This includes the filling and packaging of pharmaceutical liquids and powders. Also part of its portfolio are combined production and packaging lines for medical and pharmaceutical products, as well as automation and laboratory processes.

Sterile filling

OPTIMA Pharma is a leading partner to meet the highest pharmaceutical requirements in the range of cleaning, sterilizing, filling and closing of disposable syringes, vials, infusion bottles and cartridges for the processing of liquid and powdery products.

Brands and techniques from OPTIMA Pharma guarantee absolute safety and protection – for the operator as well as the product itself. Leading filling and packaging technology, perfect closing and capping sytems, as well as all machines for up and downstream processing are integrated into the flexibly designed machines and lines. Freeze drying systems including loading and unloading systems complete the product range

Nonsterile filling

Be it compact monoblock machines or complete packaging lines: The Kugler machine program includes individual solutions for cGMP-conforming production as well as a complete program for all dosage forms, including cleaning, filling and closing, up to assembly of complex packages – including turnkey solutions.

Dosage forms:

  • Cough syrup
  • Ear drops
  • Eye drops
  • Nasal spray
  • Drops
  • Orally applied drugs
  • Flea drops
  • Reagents / buffers
  • Standards / calibrators
  • Beads

Clinical diagnostics

OPTIMA Pharma, through the brands of Kugler, Inova and Klee has been supplying Diagnostic IVD manufacturers with production machinery for more than 22 years. Primarily, this partnership is in the area of Well Coating (ELISA), PoCT devices and fill / finish packaging for e.g. reagent / buffer / substrate vial filling, standard / calibrator vial filling and freeze-drying, capping, closing, printing with 100% IPC and machine associated validation documentation.


  • Pharmacologic human
  • Pharmacologic veterinary
  • Diagnostics tests human / veterinary

Freeze drying

Sterilizable freeze drying plants for the pharmaceutical industry – from high-tech pilot plants to highly efficient production plants. A seamless scaled version of the pilot plant to a full size production plant is guaranteed.

Fully automatic loading and unloading systems for vials, ampoules, syringes or bulk loading; also in connection with RABS or isolator technology.


OPTIMA Pharma’s flexible pharmaceutical filling systems help ensure secure and profitable production. Whether custom or standard units, the company’s systems are tailor-made to the customer’s needs.

OPTIMA Pharma’s extensive range of machines is complemented by innovative isolators by METALL+PLASTIC.

METALL+PLASTIC manufactures custom-designed isolators worldwide. Founded in 1957, the company has set new standards, bringing innovative solutions. It offers a variety of options for the aseptic production of pharmaceutical products, which include sterility testing isolators, decontamination locks, and glove testing systems. The company places priority on product protection and the environment. Its unique technologies and high-quality customer service help to reduce shutdown time.

OPTIMA Life Science at CompaMed

Optima Life Science has showcased the OPTIMA TDC 125 at the CompaMed trade show, a scalable machine that can produce all current transdermal patches and oral film strips at a laboratory scale or in small production batches.

Cook Pharma Receives ISPE Award

US-based pharmaceutical company Cook Pharma has been awarded the Internal Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) Facility of the Year award (FOYA) for its flexible filling line (FFL).

Unrivalled Flexibility in Packaging Processes

Modular systems are becoming increasingly important in specialty machine manufacture. The INOVA SV125 exhibited has been further developed into a proven, modular filling and closing machine system.

OPTIMA at Pack Expo, Chicago

OPTIMA, a leading manufacturer of packaging lines, is exhibiting the very latest service technologies at Pack Expo.

New Managing Director of Optima Pharma (Mornshausen)

As of January 2014, Stephan Reuter is the new managing director of OPTIMA Pharma GmbH in Mornshausen, a worldwide known manufacturer of high quality innovative freeze-drying systems for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

Optima to Exhibit at Achema 2012

Outstanding technical details on turnkey filling and packing lines, isolators with considerably shorter sterilization cycle times, freeze dryers, flexible and compact machines as well as equipment for diagnostics will be presented by Optima Pharma at Achema in Frankfurt am Main, from 18 to 22 July 2012, in hall 3.0, booth A73.

Red Dot for Optima

An Optima filling and packaging machine is one of the winners of the renowned Red Dot design award. The prize was awarded for the IS band machine status display.

Optima to Unveil New Product at Hispack 2012

When chemicals, foods or cosmetics are to be batched and packaged then Optima solutions is the answer, providing premier packaging systems for fluids, pastes and dry products.

Meet Optima Group Pharma at Pharmtech in Moscow

As the leading turnkey provider of pharmaceutical packaging equipment, Optima Group Pharma delivers the whole range of services for filling and closing of liquid and powdery pharmaceuticals, lyophilization, isolators and e-beam decontamination.

Optima Group Announces New General Sales Manager for Consumer Division

On 9 September Hans Buehler (managing director of Optima Group) introduced Martin Sauter as the new general sales manager of the Consumer Division. At Optima Group Consumer, Martin Sauter will be responsible for the global distribution to the food, chemical and cosmetics industries. His

Optima Group to Present its Latest Developments at Pack Expo Las Vegas

Optima Group operates in four sectors: Optima Pharma, Consumer, Nonwovens and Life Science. The company manufactures filling and packaging lines, and further includes in its portfolio manufacturing systems for medical and pharmaceutical products. Leading companies all over the world - in the phar

RABS Systems from OPTIMA PHARMA Group

For implementing manufacturing, filling and closing processes, barrier technologies are currently the most commonly used technologies for regulated markets such as Europe, the US and Japan. Whether existing clean rooms are operated with new or upgraded filling and packaging technology or if the e

Veterinary Pharmaceuticals: Vaccines for Fowl

Modern stock-breeding prefers live vaccines to protect fowl. Production of veterinary vaccines follows principles, which are very similar to human medicine. OPTIMA GROUP Pharma has realised a filling project for a large German veterinary medical manufacturer. It was the second line OPTI

OPTIMA GROUP Presents the Kugler Flexofill Machine

The Kugler Flexofill machine fills neutralising liquids into cartridges. The cartridges are used in laboratory machines between the diagnostic screening processes. They rinse, remove, and calibrate possible residues from previous applications and ensure safe and unadulterated subsequent analyses.

The Pharma Industry’s Search for a New Balance

The pharmaceutical industry has come under intense cost-saving pressure. At the same time, innovation efforts must not and should not be put on hold, as progress in medicine often means pharmaceutical progress. This situation confronts suppliers with a real challenge. Intelligent approaches, howe

Inova Pharma Forum

The Pharma Forum of Inova pharma systems in Schwäbisch Hall will be a major industry highlight. It will be held on the 21st and 22nd of June 2007. Experience first-hand the latest developments and trends in pharmaceutical packaging. Here is a brief excerpt of the foru

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OPTIMA pharma GmbH

Otto-Hahn-Str. 1

74523 Schwaebisch Hall




Bodmaner Straße 2

78315 Radolfzell-Stahringen