Canadian Packaging

Pro Mach acquires Toronto's Colet

ID Technology division of Pro Mach acquires Colet to strengthen service for Canadian customers.


July 19, 2013
by Canadian Packaging Staff

Cincinnati—Pro Mach, Inc. says its ID Technology division has acquired Colet, a leading label manufacturer and provider of packaging supplies.

The Toronto-based Colet, will serve as ID Technology’s first label converting and production facility in Canada allowing ID Technology to more effectively support and serve Canadian customers, while providing a solid regional base for continued growth.

Founded in 1990, Colet has earned a strong reputation for manufacturing high-quality custom color, pre-printed bar code and data labels, blank labels, and specialty expandable, embossed, and holographic labels.

ID Technology, based in Fort Worth, Texas, is one of North America’s largest single-source providers of labeling, coding, and marking equipment, services, labels and related supplies. ID Technology operates five manufacturing centers and 18 regional customer support offices across the U.S. and now Canada.

“The Colet organization and staff are excellent additions to the ID Technology and Pro Mach team,” says Bob Zuilhof, president of Pro Mach’s Identification and Tracking Business Unit. “Colet strengthens our ability to respond quickly and cost-effectively to Canadian customers. Colet’s capabilities and like-minded approach to customer service excellence fits well with ID Technology and our goal to be North America’s most trusted specialist for labeling, coding, and marking solutions.”

Colet president Frank March says he is pleased for both his customers and staff: “We join outstanding organizations in ID Technology and Pro Mach with a strong tradition of leadership, growth, customer service, and innovative solutions in both labeling and packaging.”

For more information on Colet, visit www.colet.com.
For more information on Pro Mach, visit www.ProMachInc.com.