Our highest quality sorting and feeding technologies make us an important component manufacturer for the pharmaceutical and packaging sectors. Our focus is on fast and gentle sorting of small and large batches.

Our portfolio at a glance: Our sorting units include vibratory feeding devices as well as our patented centrifugal sorting unit, which has been specially designed for fast processing of large batches and the pharmaceutical industry. Equipment can be combined with our feeding and pre-feeding devices as well as modules for sorting of small parts. View the products >

Our customers. Along with the pharmaceutical industry, our client base includes well known companies in the food, chemicals and cosmetics industries. For each industry, we provide the optimum solution. View our clients >

Our credo – our guarantee to you

Our sorting and feeding technologies complement packaging lines.
We guarantee you:

Highest Quality

We use materials which fulfill the most stringent hygienic standards and guarantee fast and gentle processing. Depending on the industry specifications, we provide units in full or partial stainless steel. For equipment for the pharmaceutical industry, stainless steel 1.4404, also known as AISI 316L, is exclusively used.

100 percent functionality

Aside from the operation manual and encompassing technical documentation we ensure the flawless installation and 100-percent function of our equipment and devices. We will of course also travel to your site, offer training directly on the devices and guarantee an efficient and smooth interface to downstream equipment.

Made to measure

Tailor made to your specifications, we develop individual units for your specific needs. We offer both custom solutions and total packages, and provide the necessary service support.

Expertise and the Strength of a Team

Together as a team, we find and engineer solutions. We employ specialists, each with their signature strengths, and deliver perfectly harmonized products. Regular certification of our expert staff guarantees you the best quality of manufacturing.


We are proud of our team spirit and flat hierarchies. We thereby ensure flexible structures, fast processing and efficient cooperation. Together, we will find the best solution for you to optimize your process and satisfy your specifications.

Facts – what brought us to where we are today

September 2000 | In September 2000, Ralf Bräuner and Günter Eisenmann, together with the OPTIMA group, founded SorTec Pharma Sortiertechnik GmbH. The portfolio consists of high quality sorting and feeding technologies. With 500m² floor space and 2 employees, production starts in Wolpertshausen in the Hohenlohe region north of Stuttgart, between Schwäbisch Hall and Crailsheim.

2002 | One year later, first patents are registered. Production capacity rises sharply in the following years, new products are added to the portfolio and the manufacturing floor space is increased (2002: Patent for toolless clamping mechanism for sorting devices. / 2003: Patent for a 3-disc centrifugal sorting unit.)

2008 | To broaden its network and make use of synergies, SorTec Pharma Sortiertechnik GmbH joins Packaging Valley. As an association for packaging specialists, Packaging Valley supports the dynamic growth of packaging machinery manufacturers on national and international levels. More about Packaging Valley >

Today,, SorTec Pharma Sortiertechnik GmbH boasts its‘ own manufacturing area of over 1,400m², and is still growing.

Cooperation – Member of Packaging Valley

Since 2008, we have been a member of Packaging Valley Germany e.V. With its head office in Schwäbisch Hall, it counts over 40 packaging sector companies in membership. Packaging Valley can be found in the greater metropolis region of Stuttgart, centered around the cities Schwäbisch Hall and Crailsheim. As a member, we take advantage of a tight network of cooperation which offers national and international synergy effects to us and our customers. More at >

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