Major supplier takes on thought-leadership initiative

Las Vegas; Sept. 25, 2017 — ProMach signed on as the exclusive Platinum Sponsor of the OpX Leadership Network, according to PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. This sponsorship leverages ProMach’s industry leadership, strengthening the ability of the Network to fulfill its mission of bringing together consumer package goods (CPG) executives and suppliers to understand and respond to operational challenges.

The sponsorship was announced at PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Sept. 25-27; Las Vegas Convention Center), according to show organizer, PMMI.

“As a major force in the packaging and processing industry, ProMach has shown a commitment to helping customers improve operational excellence through their innovative product offerings. We are excited to work with the ProMach team and are grateful for their support of the OpX Leadership Network,” says Glen Long, senior vice president, PMMI.

This sponsorship strengthens ProMach’s position as an industry thought-leader and affords them the opportunity to offer expertise and input on a variety of industry challenges. With facilities worldwide, ProMach is a family of best-in-class product brands across the entire packaging spectrum, serving manufacturers of all sizes with a comprehensive portfolio of complete packaging solutions, from line design to the end of the line and beyond.

“We want to be closely involved with our customers, contributing to solutions to move this industry forward. We believe this goal aligns with the mission of the OpX Leadership Network and are proud to sponsor this important initiative,” says Mark Anderson, president & CEO, ProMach.

Leveraging the convening strength of PMMI, the OpX Leadership Network ensures CPG executives and suppliers are well-connected and well-prepared to solve common operational challenges, make smarter decisions and achieve operational excellence. Made up of forward-thinking manufacturing, engineering and operations professionals, the OpX Leadership Network is a catalyst for transformative solutions and best practices to improve operational excellence in today’s “do more with less, faster” environment. The Network has developed work products to aid with such operational challenges as Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), workforce development, sustainability and sanitary equipment design for low moisture foods. For more information about the OpX Leadership Network go to



About PMMI
PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, represents more than 800 North American manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, components and materials as well as providers of related equipment and services to the packaging and processing industry. We work to advance a variety of industries by connecting consumer goods companies with manufacturing solutions through the world-class PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, leading trade media and a wide range of resources to empower our members. The PACK EXPO trade shows unite the world of packaging and processing to advance the industries they serve: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Healthcare Packaging EXPO, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK México, EXPO PACK Guadalajara and ProFood Tech. PMMI Media Group connects manufacturers to the latest solutions, trends and innovations in packaging and processing year-round through brands including Packaging World, Automation World, Healthcare Packaging, Contract Packaging, ProFood World and Packaging + Processing OEM. PMMI Business Drivers assist members in pursuing operational excellence through workforce development initiatives, deliver actionable business intelligence on economic, market and industry trends to support members' growth strategies, and actively connect the supply chain throughout the year.

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