Filling machines may come in different sizes, small, medium, large, tall, or short. They may also come in different colors and shapes to choose from. There could be one machine that will hold light, medium, or heavy volume. One specific one may not be able to fulfill all of the filling required.
It all depends on what needs to go into it you may have to have a different one for each. There are advantages and disadvantages to each and every one of them. They are used to fill boxes, cups, containers, bags, bottles, cartons, cans, jugs, or jars. They may be used for hazardous nonhazardous products.
It may fill each one accurately to the capacity needed, when it has reached its maximum volume or weight fill, it will automatically shut off and nothing else will leak out of it. It may have a counter on it to let you know how much was delivered through it.
The company using it may be on production and have to get a specific amount every hour, or each day. A person can not do the job as fast as a machine can. It is taking up a job position that could be occupied by a person.
Someone will need to watch over it to make sure it runs like it is suppose to. Also to make the needed adjustments if it needs adjusting, and to make sure there are no technical problems so it will not have to be stopped, and production is interrupted. If it is interrupted it the whole production could mess up.
There may be beneficial to any company that chooses to use them. It will be worth the money spent on it in the end, in order to get products out in a timely fashion. The average person can not keep up with it.