For perfectly matured cheese

It all started with cheese maturation: In the 1960’s, Südpack founder Alfred Remmele performed pioneering work with the development of suitable film solutions for the maturation of different varieties of cheese. Today, Südpack is one of the market leaders for cheese maturation in film: Our bags convince through their quality, which has been tried and tested for many years.

Cheese maturation

More than half a century of experience in cheese maturation


For more than 50 years, we have concerned ourselves with the question of how to contribute best with our film solutions to achieve the best cheese maturation results? For this purpose, we offer you a complete system consisting of tubular bags, bags on a roll or side-gusseted bags, and semi-automatic and fully automatic machines aligned to these products. The film solution, which is exactly tailored to your product, ensures optimum maturation of your hard and cut cheeses. We will gladly advise you as to which solution is most suited to your product.


Product properties

The three main properties


defined gas permeability for different types of cheese

Product protection

secure sealing 

Mechanical strength

high puncture resistance  

Your advantages

The plus for you and your customers

  • Longer shelf life for your cheese
  • Even maturation (no round perforation)
  • Less handling during maturation
  • Dimensional stability (less trimming loss, optimum storage and transport)
  • The type of bag, permeability, strength and width of the film can also be adapted to your applications

Areas of application

What would you like to pack?

Packaging machines

Over the course of forty years, we have developed a packaging system for cheese maturation in collaboration with our partners in specialised mechanical engineering, MBM innovations GmbH based in Augsburg (

The VSM® machines by MBM innovations GmbH are optimised for the requirements of the cheese sector, the range from manual to fully automatic packaging lines are adapted to your individual requirements. In this way, you can easily, safely and efficiently pack your cheese into a bag and leave it to mature.


Do you want to find out more about our solutions?

We can offer you customised film and film systems designed to attract attention. Contact us: Working together, we will find the right film solution for your application!

Films & applications

A suitable film for your product is not included? No problem. SÜDPACK has the right film for every application. Discover our wide range of films for every product. Return here to the overview page.