Canadian Packaging

Canadian firm adds new semi-slitter to its arsenal

Rollem International adds printing solution to Friesen Plastic's impressive manufacturing base.

March 17, 2016   by Canadian Packaging staff

LETHBRIDGE, AB—Friesen Plastics Inc. of Lethbridge, AB recently purchased a Semi-Slitter manufactured by Rollem International for use in back slitting adhesive material.

Friesen Plastics – Signs, Labels, and Graphics Division has been providing labels, decals, vehicle graphics and much more for 21 years across Canada and North America. Friesen Plastics – Flexible Packaging Division manufactures printed poly bags for the food industry and supplies packaging to some of Western Canada’s most recognized brands.

Rollem International’s North American headquarters is located in Anaheim, CA, and is respected as a leading distributor of rotary print finishing machinery with a specific focus on processes including slitting, scoring, perforating, collating and card pack production.

The company has been manufacturing print finishing and paper converting machines for over 80 years and operates throughout the world, with a manufacturing facility located in Sheffield, UK.


For more information, contact Rollem International at 800-272-4381 or visit Information on Friesen can be found at

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