Canadian Packaging

Harpak-ULMA fills two important positions

By Canadian Packaging Staff   

General David Favret GEA Convenience Food Technologies Harpak-ULMA Packaging Ross Industries TFS thermormer Vin Flaherty

Favret and Faherty appointed to key positions within Harpak-ULMA.

TAUNTON, MA—Harpak-ULMA Packaging, LLC, has made two key appointments to its staff.

David Favret has joined Harpak-ULMA as product manager for the ULMA TFS thermoform line.

Dave Favret, Harpak-ULMA

Dave Favret, Harpak-ULMA

Favret is a seasoned industry veteran who has spent the past two years as product sales manager of tray sealing systems for Ross Industries. Prior to that he held a progressive series of positions over a 25-year career with GEA Convenience Food Technologies, most recently as product sales manager of packaging.

Favret will be based out of Harpak-ULMA’s main headquarters in Taunton, MA.


Harpak-ULMA has also appointed Vin Faherty to the position of national sales manager for medical/industrial.

Vin Faherty, Harpak-ULMA.

Vin Faherty, Harpak-ULMA.

In his new role, Faherty will pursue his long-time passion for providing cutting edge packaging solutions to the medical and industrial market segments in North America. He will work closely with the Harpak-ULMA sales team to support customers in the non-food and specifically medical packaging segments for packaging and automation solutions.

Faherty has been with the company since 1981 in the role of product manager for packaging and has extensive experience in the area of medical packaging.

Ulma Packaging, with more than 50 years of experience and a team of highly-qualified professionals, as well as the most advanced design and manufacturing technologies, has offered extensive and innovative solutions in packaging equipment and systems for more than 50 years.

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