EDL Massman Announces Greg Gorski as Leadership Successor for Continued Growth

Posted on March 3 2017 by Toni Nigrelli-LaFleur

Massman Automation Designs, LLC (Massman), of Villard, Minnesota, is excited to announce the appointment of Greg Gorski as Vice President and General Manager of EDL Massman in Green Bay, WI.  EDL Massman was formed on October 31, 2016 through the Company’s acquisition of EDL Packaging Engineers, Inc. (EDL) and a comprehensive executive search was initiated to succeed EDL’s Founder and President, Ken Carter, to enable his planned retirement.

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Massman Automation Acquires EDL Packaging Engineers

Posted on November 1 2016 by Toni Nigrelli-LaFleur

Massman Automation Designs, LLC, providing innovative packaging solutions for more than 35 years, announced today it has acquired EDL Packaging Engineers, Inc. The addition of EDL expands Massman’s extensive product offering and complements their existing product lines. Massman completed the acquisition October 31, 2016 and will continue to operate and expand EDL Packaging Engineers in Green Bay, WI.

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Why Switching Your Packaging to Pouches Just Got Easier

Posted on September 27 2016 by Toni Nigrelli-LaFleur

As consumer and producer demand for flexible packaging increases, so does the need for economical and quality packaging equipment that can meet the filling, sealing and secondary packaging needs of dry goods manufacturers.

North American dry goods producers looking to transition from rigid to flexible packaging have limited options when it comes to equipment brands that can be locally/regionally/nationally serviced, and the transition can be further complicated by secondary packaging options, if a holistic approach is not taken.

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EDL Welcomes New Regional Sales Manager Matt Tresp

Posted on December 31 2015 by EDL Staff

As EDL continues to grow and look for ways to continually serve our customers throughout the United States, we are excited to welcome Matt Tresp as Regional Sales Manager for the Midwest.  Matt brings eight years’ experience working with manufacturers to reduce costs by identifying areas of process improvement, resource distribution, and technology upgrades for customers in the bagging and automated packaging industry. 

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Make Sure You Compare Apples to Apples When Evaluating Packaging Systems

Posted on October 23 2015 by Jim Campbell

Ferrari and Yugo, are they similar or different? Both are car brands, and so my three-year-old would say, “Yeah, they’re similar.” However, to automobile aficionados and laypeople alike, the two vehicles are a far cry from being even close to similar. 

This same type of assessment occurs every day — buyers reject packaging systems based on price and under the assumption that the lower-cost machine will deliver the same performance. However, taking time to understand what makes each company and its equipment different is the best way to segregate the “apples” from the competitive “oranges.”

This post will cover the importance of understanding what differentiates one packaging machine from another, and specifically how EDL separates itself from competitive manufacturers.

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EDL Tailored Systems Include Robotics for Precision and Speed

Posted on October 14 2015 by EDL Staff

EDL Packaging Engineers, Inc. (EDL) has aligned with Yaskawa Motoman as a strategic partner to offer robotic integration into its packaging systems. This partnership will expand EDL’s current offering to include more precise bundling of bags and pouches, case packing, and total line integration.    

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Private Water Bottlers Benefit from Flexible Wrapping Systems

Posted on October 9 2015 by Toni Nigrelli-LaFleur

EDL Packaging Engineers, showcased one of two recent water bottle wrapping systems at 2015 Pack Expo in Las Vegas. The water bottle wrapping system provides private water bottling companies greater packaging flexibility compared to high-speed packaging systems.

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Meet EDL’s Newest Asset: Business Development Manager Toni Nigrelli-LaFleur

Posted on January 26 2015 by EDL Staff

 

We’re using today’s post in a somewhat unusual way – we’re using it as a virtual “meet and greet” to introduce our customers – and future customers – to EDL’s new Business Development Manager, Toni Nigrelli-LaFleur. 

When businesses hire a new team member, it’s often presented as a significant benefit to the business itself, and this is true of this particular position and of Toni: we’re excited to have someone with Toni’s experience on board, and pleased to be adding strength in this area of the business. Toni has developed and executed marketing strategies and plans for well-known companies across the state and has successfully executed a wide range of tactics, and we know she’ll contribute to EDL’s ongoing success.

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