Viking Masek to be Featured on Innovations with Ed Begley Jr. Airing via Discovery Channel

DMG Productions reports on the latest breakthroughs in food service technologies.

Oostburg, WI— Viking Masek Global Packaging Technologies announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr, later this year, 2015, via Discovery Channel. Dates and show times TBA.

Viking Masek Global Packaging Technologies manufactures, sells, and services vertical form, fill, and seal packaging machines (VFFS) for the packaging industry. This particular segment of Innovations will educate audiences on how Viking Masek is currently conquering the food packaging industry.

“Viking Masek can take a concept, develop it, and perfect it in a very short amount of time because of investments made in people and technology. Our end result is the fastest packaging machinery in the world,” said Viking Masek President, Rick Leonhard. “With our participation in the Innovations program, we look forward to not only demonstrating our capabilities, but also showing young people that careers in science, technology, engineering, and math are still very much in demand in a multitude of industries.”

Viewers will learn about the newest addition to its product range: Viking Masek’s rotary pouch fillers, which offer rotary fill and seal packaging of a wide variety of products, including fresh and frozen fruit, snacks, and liquids, into beautiful premade pouches.

“From multi-lane stick pack and the world’s fastest VFFS machines, to pharmaceutical sachet packers and now rotary premade bag fillers, Viking Masek’s line of packaging machines dominates the industry,” said John C. Ryff, Jr., Producer for the Series. “We look forward to bringing their capabilities to light in this exciting new episode.”

About Viking Masek Packaging Technologies:
Viking Masek creates custom packaging solutions for a variety of industries. From cheese and coffee, to raw poultry and fresh vegetables, to pharmaceuticals and dietary supplements, plus much more, Viking Masek is the answer. The company offers rugged and economical VFFS baggers, high-speed continuous motion vertical baggers, stick pack and sachet packaging machines, and premade pouch filling machines. No project is too small or too large; their experienced staff looks forward to learning the details of a project and developing a packaging solution that is unique to the application. Baggers integrate seamlessly with weighers and fillers, infeed and outfeed equipment, metal detectors and checkweighers, cartoners and casepackers, and other automated packaging equipment. Viking Masek has packaging covered from Tote to Pallet®. For more information, visit:

About Innovations and DMG Productions:
Innovations, hosted by award winning actor Ed Begley, Jr., is an information-based series geared toward educating the public on the latest breakthroughs in all areas of society. Featuring practical solutions and important issues facing consumers and professionals alike, Innovations focuses on cutting-edge advancements in everything from health and wellness to global business, renewable energy, and more.

DMG Productions (responsible for creating the Innovations show) includes personnel specialized in various fields from agriculture to medicine, independent films to regional news and more. Field producers work closely with experts in the field to develop stories. This powerful force enables DMG to consistently produce commercial-free, educational programming that both viewers and networks depend on.

For more information visit: or contact John C. Ryff Jr. at: (866) 496-4065 x 813 or via email at: [email protected]

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