Engilico, the leading expert in sealing inspection and monitoring technology for the best packaging integrity results, is expanding its North American activities with the establishment of a new US subsidiary in St. Louis, Missouri. Also, as of Sept 20th Andre Bihan Thomas has joined the Engilico team as Sales Manager for North America to accelerate the US business activities. In this role, Andre will focus on developing the seal inspection business and forming relationships with the food, pet food and other applicable industries.
Jos Deschagt, Operations Manager at Engilico comments: “Andre has been active in the food & beverage industry in the last 10 years and brings a vast experience in strategic business development, partnership building and industry knowledge to Engilico.”
Olivier Georis, CEO of Engilico, concludes: “The opening of our new subsidiary in the US is an important step of our global growth plan. As demand has been growing strongly in the US, we decided to make these investments to allow our customers to work directly with local Engilico sales and support staff. This will also significantly increase our support level offering quicker response and service scheduling.”
Engilico™ delivers innovative solutions to inspect the sealing of flexible packaging in the food, pet food and other industries. The SealScope™ solution provides 100% in-line seal inspection and process monitoring. Main benefits are better packaging quality, higher productivity, and reduced packaging costs. SealScope™ is easy to integrate in an existing or new packaging line and allows end-of-line automation and/or the elimination of manual inspection.