June 17, 2010
by Canadian Packaging Staff
The Bobst Group’s Business Unit Web Fed has entered into partnership with Jacob Flexographic Services of Califon, NJ, for representation within the flexible packaging market in the northeastern U.S.
Bobst Web Fed products include the Fischer & Krecke line of C.I. (central impression) flexo presses; Rotomec coating and laminating equipment and Atlas/Titan slitting and rewinding lines. Jacob Flexographic will have the full support of the local Bobst Group North American product management and the worldwide product groups in this endeavor.
In announcing the agreement, Mike D’Angelo, Bobst Group North America vice-president says, “This is a great arrangement for both our companies. I have known Brian Jacob (president of Jacob Flexographic) for many years and know that the deep relationships he has with so many in the flexible packaging community will bring us tremendous opportunities. His integrity, knowledge and approach to building customer partnerships very much reflect our own. He is already representing several high quality manufacturers and adding our broad range of capital equipment to his lines will well serve many of our common customers and open many new doors.”
Jacob adds: “It is with both great pride and pleasure that Jacob Flexographic Services incorporates the Bobst Web Fed line into the company’s current principal list. The history of quality and service amongst the Bobst Web Fed capital line is well known and will certainly assist Jacob Flexographic Services in continuing to provide customers with the very latest technological advancements for enhanced flexo printing.”