<span style="font-size: 10px !important; font-style: italic; color: inherit;">From left to right: Mrs. Linda Han, Sales Manager GOEBEL IMS Beijing, MR. Yang Linzhu, General Manager Shanxi Yuncheng Plate-Making Group Co., Ltd., Sebastian Lange, Sales Director Film GOEBEL IMS</span>
October 2016 – On this year’s K, GOEBEL IMS is presenting its newest primary slitter INTERSLIT to industry professionals. However, prior to the official launch date, GOEBEL IMS has already received orders for seven machines from Korea, China and Japan. This week, GOEBEL IMS closed another deal, continuing the success story of the latest addition to the portfolio. New customer Shanxi Yuncheng Plate-Making Group Co., Ltd. commissioned two INTERSLIT slitter rewinders for the converting of BOPA film. Yuncheng is the worldwide biggest gravure cylinder manufacturer with three PA companies in Tianjin, Kunshan and Zhanjiang and a total output of 18,000 tons per year. The INTERSLIT machines will be installed at Yuncheng’s factories in Tianjin and Kunshan for converting BOPA film. Typical applications are among others packaging for fried and greasy food, meat products and vacuum-packed food. Key characteristics are their high transparency and strength, oil resistivity, non-toxicity as well as fragrance protectiveness and oxygen proof function. GOEBEL IMS is one of the leading suppliers of slitting and winding solutions to the film industry. It’s many years of expertise in the market and its comprehensive product portfolio make GOEBEL IMS a long-time and trusted manufacturer for film producers and converters.
“The massive investment of Shanxi Yuncheng Plate-Making Group Co., Ltd. in two 6.6 m sequential BOPA lines shows the strong demand and high market potential of advanced BOPA high barrier packaging films for food, medical and agriculture industries. We are proud to be part of Kunshan Yuncheng’s story of success by delivering our brand new INTERSLIT slitter rewinders and we are looking forward to a long-term and fruitful relationship with our new customer”, says Sebastian Lange, Sales Director Film at GOEBEL IMS. “The positive feedback and several order placements for our new slitter rewinder are outstanding and prove that with our INTERSLIT, we are meeting the film industry’s demands.” With the recent orders, GOEBEL IMS is successfully expanding its references with BOPA producers and converters.