The packaging machine specialist KOCH Pac-Systeme is one of the pioneers of digitalization in mechanical engineering. Since 2021, the company has been offering eight digital service products, the K 4.0 smartpacks, on the market. The bestseller in the portfolio is the Predictive Pack. This product helps avoid machine downtime and identify optimization potential at an early stage. In addition, it guarantees sustainable packaging processes as well as improved packaging quality and also provides an overview of all the production figures and total energy consumption of a particular machine. This innovative pack is based on WITTENSTEIN alpha gearboxes with integrated cynapse® feature and smart services developed at WITTENSTEIN.