Full line of filling and cartoning machine

Our history

Tube fillers


Our story started in France with semi-automatic filling machines for toothpaste.

Over the years our range has developed to include machines for tube filling, cartooning, jar and bottle filling and mascara filling.


2018: New compact lipstick machine CRLA10L platform

2017: First fully automatic vertical cartoner KV800

2015: 300 machines already produced from China

2011: Company merger under CITUS KALIX name, Headquarter moved to Courcouronnes

2010: Launch of new tube filler line KX 603-803-903-1103

2009: Launch of new CRLA60 lipstick filler with air-cooling system

2008: CITUS & KALIX integrated into Italian industrial group COESIA

2005: First high speed cartoner KP2000

2004: New facility in Suzhou China

1996: Exclusive CITUS silicone mould system patented

1995: First filling machine with completely tool-free disassembly.

1994: First cartoning machine with perfect Zero scratch design

1989: Kalix Dupuy becomes Kalix

1982: First 100-stroke filling machine.

1977: First cartoners developed for perfume and cosmetic industries

1970: Citus company created to develop metal moulds for lipstick

1955: First mascara and jar fillers

1950: First cosmetic customers

1928: KALIX-DUPUY created to develop semi-automatic filling machines for the toothpaste market