Canadian Packaging

Multivac receives NMA supplier of the year

At a ceremony held in Las Vegas during its 65th annual MeatExpo conference, the NMA (National Meat Association) awarded its 2011 Supplier of the Year award to Multivac, Inc. of Kansas City, MO.


February 25, 2011
by Canadian Packaging Staff

During a ceremony held in Las Vegas for the 65th annual MeatExpo conference, the NMA (National Meat Association) awarded its 2011 Supplier of the Year award to Multivac, Inc. of Kansas City, MO.

The Supplier of the Year is selected from a list of nominations submitted by NMA General Members, firms that have close interaction with suppliers throughout the year. Bob Koch, director of sales for Multivac’s food division, was singled out for his professionalism and long-time service to the meat and poultry industries.

“Multivac is deeply honored to receive this distinction from the NMA,” says Jan Erik Kuhlmann, president and chief executive officer, Multivac, Inc. “It is a validation of our commitment to exceptional customer service and getting things right the first time, no matter how big or small the project. We also appreciate the recognition of Bob Koch, whose energy, integrity and dedication to our customers are a keystone to the success of our food division. All of us at Multivac look forward to serving NMA members and the entire meat industry with a continued focus on outstanding products, service and support in the months and years to come.”

Multivac Inc.

Multivac is the leading manufacturer of thermoform fill-seal rollstock packaging solutions, vacuum chamber systems, tray sealers, shrink tanks, and both cross-web and inline labelers for food, medical and consumer product applications. The company provides strategic consultation, technical design, sales, distribution, and service of Multivac’s complete line of packaging systems. Multivac maintains a comprehensive, on-site parts inventory, and offers technical assistance and certified training for its entire line of equipment.
For more information on Multivac products for the meat and poultry industries, call 1-800-800-8552, e-mail at muinc@multivac.com or visit www.multivac.com.