ROTOCONTROL Signs Distribution Agreements in Finland and United Kingdom

AP&P Graphic Industrial Services will distribute ROTOCONTROL leading edge inspection, slitting, rewinding and die cutting finishing machines for the narrow web industry in Finland, and PGM Graphics Solutions throughout the United Kingdom, Ireland and Scandinavia

Online PR News – 29-May-2009 – – Ahrensburg, Germany (May 29, 2009) ­­ - Ralph Beier, ROTOCONTROL International Sales Manager, today announced the signed exclusive distribution agreements with AP&P Graphic Industrial Services in Finland and PGM Graphics Solutions in the United Kingdom who will provide ROTOCONTROL leading edge inspection, slitting, rewinding and die cutting finishing machines for the narrow web industry.

Established in 1999, AP&P serves the graphic, paper processing, packaging, wood and narrow web industry providing sales consultation, installation, and maintenance support.

“AP&P is very well connected and respected by narrow web clients throughout Finland. We are very pleased to list AP&P as our partner there.” states Ralph Beier.

Ari Pyykkö, Managing Director of AP&P commented, “Adding ROTOCONTROL to our other top brands like Gallus, Spilker and GEW gives our customers a real choice for finishing machines with the local support and service they expect to back them up.”

PGM Graphics Solutions operates on a global basis, specializing in buying and selling pre-owned Gallus/Arsoma label printing machines as well as distributing new machinery of other prime brands like Rotatek, FlexoWash and now also including ROTOCONTROL.

"Claus Nielsen at PGM has a built a great reputation in the UK, Ireland and Scandinavia with over 20 years experience in the narrow web industry. Our customers there will have the assurance of dealing with someone they know and trust.” states Ralph Beier.

Claus Nielsen of PGM said “I really liked the concept of the ROTOCONTROL finishing machines at first sight, but when I saw them in operation and assessed the quality and design myself, I realised that they were the right choice for my customers.”

About AP&P Graphic Industrial Services Oy
AP&P Graphic Industrial Services Oy was established in 1999 to serve the graphic industry, paper processing and packaging industry. AP&P provides gluing systems and UV-curing systems, in addition to products that serve the wood processing and narrow web industry. AP&P Graphic Industrial Services offers customers the most comprehensive sales program, as well as installation and maintenance services for machinery and equipment.
Ari Pyykkö
Managing Director
AP&P Graphic Industrial Services Oy
+358 9 6899 5100

About PGM Graphics Solutions
With over 20 years experience in the narrow web label industry, PGM Graphics Solutions and its business partners specialize in application areas of labels, tickets and tags, folding cartons, flexible packaging and shrink sleeves. PGM strives to offer their clients equipment and solutions for areas, where machine down-time can be reduced and quality, repeatability and efficiency can be optimised.

Claus Nielsen
PGM Graphics Solutions
44 (0) 1763 849982

ROTOCONTROL designs and manufactures leading edge inspection, slitting, rewinding and die cutting finishing machines for the narrow web industry. Available globally, ROTOCONTROL offers machines from smaller basic rewinders to feature rich, sophisticated models with multiple options. All utilize S-Drive Servo Technology enabling maximum web control for the most delicate film and foil materials. Headquartered in Ahrensburg (Hamburg), Germany ROTOCONTROL maintains the highest level of product quality through ease of use, absolute control and flexibility. ROTOCONTROL is the partner of choice in the finishing of label products.

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