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An apparatus and method for producing protective packaging. The apparatus includes an article delivery means for delivering an article between a pair of continuous webs to a pouch forming section. A pouch forming section having guide means for forming a parallelogram shaped pouch around the article to be packaged and means to heat seal the lateral edges. The device further includes means to seal the ends of the pouch and separate the sealed packages.