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Packaging Personifed Chooses XG Press

CAROL STREAM, IL--Packaging Personified, Inc., a 36-year old, family owned, multiple facility manufacturer of custom flexible packaging with capabilities including blown film extrusion, co-extrusion, lamination, flexographic printing, bag converting and roll finishing, has selected Flexotecnica S.p.A. to supply a new eight-color XG press. It will now share a common platform with its sister plant in Sparta, MI. Packaging Personified's Sparta plant put in a Flexotecnica XG press in 2007.

"Our company did a thorough analysis before deciding on the second Flexotecnica XG press," stated Joe Imburgia, general manager at Packaging Personified. "We were impressed with the technical developments Flexotecnica had made since our first press was installed. Also, the new XG uses significantly less energy with its new compact, energy-efficient drying system.”

Tom Jacques, sales manager for Flexotecnica in North America, concluded, “We are very excited about building another Flexotecnica press for Packaging