ProMach Expands Labeling and Coding Business with Acquisition of GreydonSep 9, 2015
- Added capabilities offer expanded solutions in key medical device, pharmaceutical, and food packaging markets
- ProMach strengthens one of packaging’s most comprehensive labeling and coding product lines and support network
- Greydon management team joins ProMach
Cincinnati, OH - ProMach, Inc. announced today it has acquired Greydon, Inc., a leading manufacturer of inline printing and coding solutions for flexible packaging. The addition of Greydon expands ProMach’s extensive labeling and coding product offering and complements existing capabilities in flexible packaging. ProMach is known worldwide for developing innovative integrated solutions by combining capabilities from its multiple brands. ProMach expects product integration with Greydon to be particularly valuable to customers in shared end user markets such as medical device, pharmaceuticals, nutrition, food, meat, and dairy.
“We’re pleased to welcome the outstanding Greydon team,” said Mark Anderson, ProMach President and CEO. “Greydon strengthens our ability to be one of the most comprehensive labeling and coding solution providers in the packaging industry. They add value to our flexible packaging solutions and provide opportunities to further develop our integrated system product offering. Our goal has always been to better serve our customers globally by adding high quality solutions that enhance our existing strengths or extend our range of integrated systems.”
Greydon, established in 1993, delivers high quality, innovative printing systems for a wide variety of flexible packaging applications and materials. Greydon’s focus has been developing inline or retrofitted printing and coding solutions for form fill and seal machines for medical device, pharmaceutical, and food packagers. Solutions include standard and custom products across a full range of print technology.
Greydon’s new Genesis digital ink printing solution produces high definition output on most materials, including paper, Tyvek®, and flexible webs using UV ink. Genesis prints complete graphics and variable coding information that can be quickly and easily changed for different products and applications. Its innovative film handling and print system is patent pending. Genesis delivers ideal performance and return on investment for medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers who require high quality labeling and coding for product validation, tracking, identification, and branding.
York, Pennsylvania-based Greydon and its team, including company founders Greg and John Rochon, will join ProMach’s Labeling & Coding Group led by Alan Shipman. The Labeling & Coding Group includes well-known brands such as LSI and ID Technology, the leading supplier of printer/applicators in the North American market.
“We’re excited about what Greydon brings to ProMach and the opportunity to support our customers with new, innovative solutions,” said Alan Shipman, ProMach’s Labeling and Coding Group President. “Together, we have outstanding opportunities to expand our solutions in key markets and develop new products that complement our extensive ID Technology product line, as well other key product lines across ProMach.”
ProMach is a premier packaging and processing machinery manufacturer and integrated system provider, with more than 25 equipment brands sold throughout the world. In addition to labeling and coding, ProMach manufactures and integrates solutions for bottling and capping, primary packaging, flexible packaging, material handling, and end of line. ProMach continues to grow rapidly with a global customer base and operations in North America and Europe. In June this year, ProMach added a Shared Services facility in Mexico to better serve Latin American customers.
“This is an outstanding opportunity for our customers to achieve greater value from their packaging investments,” said Greg Rochon. “Greydon is joining an organization with a strong tradition of innovation, leadership, growth, and customer service and our entire customer base will now have access to a full range of solutions across the whole packaging line to handle their unique coding and packaging requirements.”
To learn more about Greydon visit them at Pack Expo Las Vegas 2015, September 28-30, Booth C-5219 or visit them on the web at www.Greydon.com.
ProMach is a family of best-in-class packaging and processing solution brands serving manufacturers of all sizes and geographies in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, and household and industrial goods industries. ProMach brands operate across the entire production line: filling, bottling and capping, decorative labeling, flexibles and trays, pharma, handling and sterilizing, labeling and coding, and robotics and end of line. ProMach also provides systems and integration including turnkey solutions, design/build, engineering services, and productivity software to optimize production line design and deliver maximum uptime.
ProMach designs, manufactures, integrates, and supports the most sophisticated and advanced packaging and processing solutions in the global marketplace. Its diverse customer base, from Fortune 500 companies to smaller, privately-held businesses worldwide, depends on reliable, flexible, technologically advanced equipment and integrated solutions. ProMach is headquartered near Cincinnati, Ohio, with manufacturing facilities and offices throughout North America, Europe, South America, and Asia. For more information about ProMach, visit www.ProMachBuilt.com and for more information on ProMach Careers, visit www.ProMachCareers.com.
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