International Packaging Films and Universal Packaging Company have purchased a total of 4 slitters and the innovative Comexi Laser technology
Comexi, global supplier of solutions for the flexible packaging printing and converting sector, strength its strategic alliance with Universal Packaging Company (Pvt) Ltd. and International Packaging Films, the two leading sister companies in Pakistan. This new acquisition will allow to the Pakistan companies an increasing of its product portfolio, a better performance and a wider application offer in the packaging. Both corporations, mostly dedicated to the flexible packaging and production of BOPP in Pakistan, have recently acquired four Comexi slitters including the first Comexi Laser in this country and maintaining its on-going strategy of investment in leading-edge equipment. “Comexi Laser is a groundbreaking technology that will allow Universal Packaging Company to make new trendy applications and innovative solutions such as easy open, windows and micro perforations in order to go one step further, expanding their product portfolio”, explains Fran Perez, Comexi area manager in this region.
These new purchases will be a turning point for Pakistan flexible packaging market. “We are the first converter in Pakistan that will be working with this new solution” confirms Naveed Godil, CEO of Universal Packaging Company and International Packaging Films, companies that have built a solid and reputable business in the market.
The first slitter was already installed in January at International Packaging Films. “We were impressed by the machine’s performance, it means a qualitative leap. It also gives us confidence that we can rely on the support of Comexi technicians and local assistance”, ensures Naveed Godil, CEO.
“The capability of these companies covers an increasingly wide range of printing and converting applications and this new equipment means a competitive edge for them. We are really satisfied to be able to assist them in introducing new products and systems into the industry and the market of this country. In the last two years sales of Comexi slitters have increased twofold in Pakistan and the Middle East Area” adds Fran Pérez, Comexi area manager.
Besides, Comexi chief commercial officer, Jordi Gorchs, affirms: “These latest acquisitions strength Comexi’s current wide presence in this country and the whole Middle East Area and reinforce our confidence to continue our expansion and future growth ”