PL 100

1-Piece Paperboard Lid Forming Machine

Compact. Efficient. Versatile.

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Machine Platform

  • The production process is powered by individual Bosch® servo motors for each station—providing added efficiency and flexibility during operations as opposed to a traditional mechanical motor.
  • This is the same servo platform also used for the innovative PL 300 two-piece lid machine.
  • The machine is built on a compact 9’x6’ machine base, with a single turret, saving valuable floorspace.
  • Remote VPN connection for service and troubleshooting along with PMC’s industry-leading support ensure that your machine runs efficiently and receives the tooling and attention it needs.

Embossing and Finishing Options

  • Embossing options can be added to give lids a unique and custom look based on the needs of your branding and promotional runs.
  • Tooling can incorporate openings for both drinking and the placement of straws as a solution for fast food and to-go beverage cups.
  • Optimizes to support printed material.


  • PL 100 lids have the opportunity to replace plastic lids for a wide variety of packaging options.
  • Product applications include cold drink beverages, dry goods, snack foods, and more!
  • Snap-and-lock feature ensures a secure fit to cups and containers.
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PL 100

Key Features

  • Compact footprint
  • Built on servo platform
  • Material registration
  • Nestable option available
  • Wide variety of packaging options
  • Remote VPN connection for service and troubleshooting
  • Access to in-depth training materials
  • Full lifecycle support with access to parts purchasing
  • Industry-leading 24/7 service and support
  • Up to 200 lids per minute
  • Size range: 1.77-4.56” (45-116mm) .31 -.47” (8-12mm) height