DANBURY, Conn., August 19, 2015 – Rinco Ultrasonics, a leading manufacturer of ultrasonic welding equipment, was recently installed as a new member of PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, a trade association representing more than 700 companies that provide a full range of processing and packaging machinery, materials, components and containers. The PMMI Board of Director approved Rinco’s membership during its April 11 meeting, held in conjunction with PMMI’s 2015 Executive Leadership Conference in Ponte Vedra, Fla.
“We’re pleased and honored to be a member of the one of the leading packaging trade associations in the U.S.,” said Gordon Hull, managing director of Rinco Ultrasonics. “We value what PMMI does in bringing buyers and sellers together through various outreach program and marketing initiatives such as packexpo.com, educational programs, and world-class events; as a result we expect our relationship to bring lasting benefits.”
Rinco’s new relationship with PMMI will be a key asset in terms of sales and marketing as the company expands its business with new products, technology, and services for the packaging industry. “As we expand our presence in the market, we hope to tap into PMMI’s ability to facilitate connectivity throughout the supply chain.”
PMMI member companies manufacture packaging, processing and packaging-related converting machinery, commercially available packaging machinery components, containers and materials in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
PMMI connects participants in the processing and packaging supply chain with their customers around the world. PMMI produces the PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows that include EXPO PACK México 2015, June 16–19 (Mexico City, Mexico); PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 (Sept. 28–30, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev.); PACK EXPO International 2016, Nov. 6–9 (McCormick Place, Chicago, Ill.); Pharma EXPO, co-located with PACK EXPO International 2016; PACK EXPO East 2017 (Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia) and EXPO PACK Guadalajara.
PMMI offers a variety the resources to educate, promote and advance processing and packaging including Business Intelligence: In-depth examinations of the trends affecting your markets; Education & Workforce Development: Growing the industry by building the workforce; and Global Marketing such as trade missions, agent matchmaking, and international trade show support Rinco is also a member of two leading plastics trade organizations, the Society of the Plastics Industry (SPI) and Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE).
About Rinco Ultrasonics
Rinco Ultrasonics is a specialist in the design and manufacturing of ultrasonic bonding and cutting machinery. Since 1997, the company, based in Romanshorn, Switzerland, has been a member of the Crest Group, making them American owned. The company operates internationally, employing more than 100 persons worldwide. The company’s products are used to weld plastic components and to cut synthetic textiles as well as food products. The modular design of the systems enables them to be easily retooled and upgraded. With a wide range of frequencies and power outputs, Rinco can offer a suitable system for almost any application. With nine wholly owned subsidiaries, including the Danbury, Conn. operation in the U.S., Rinco offers a global presence and wide-reaching technical support. For more information, visit www.rinco-usa.com.