ITALY • IMS Technologies with its brands Goebel IMS and Laem System, disclosed their strategic partnership at Print4All. Now, the two partnering machine manufacturers announced the commission of two machines by Fibope Portuguesa.
Fibope Portuguesa awarded Laem System a contract for a centre-surface slitter rewinder and a fully automatic centre-folder for the converting of shrink films. The renowned client produces flexible packaging films and is part of the Canadian Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (IPG), a manufacturer of paper and film-based tapes, polyethylene and polyolefin films as well as various other flexible packaging films.
According to IMS Technologies, the contracts for the two converting machines represents a positive signal that the new strategic alliance of the two manufacturing specialists has been well received by the market.
IMS Group members
Goebel IMS has been at the forefront of mechanical engineering and construction for over a century and is a provider of slitter/rewinders for a wide range of materials. These are, among others, paper and board, cigarette paper, plastic film and aluminum foils, aseptic packaging and other special materials.
Laem System is specialized in the manufacturing of machines for the converting and flexible packaging industries founded in 1972. Its machine program includes twin-shaft machines and compact slitter rewinders as well as high automation machinery for paper, film, flexible packaging materials and coated materials.
Both companies are members of the IMS Technologies Group.