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Sarasota, FL Based Packaging Machinery Company announces Expansion and Relocation of North American Headquarters and Plant Operations

Wednesday, Jul 22, 2015

Due to dramatic growth ALLIEDFLEX Technologies, Inc. relocates Corporate Headquarters and Plant Operations to larger Sarasota, Florida facilities.

We are pleased to announce the relocation of our Corporate Offices and manufacturing operations to larger facilities to better serve our growing North American customer base.

The 15,000 sq. ft. facility will provide expanded Sales & Marketing, Technical Service, Engineering & Manufacturing operations, as well as machinery show room, machinery demonstration facilities and expanded spare parts inventory.

Dennis Calamusa, President & CEO and ALLIEDFLEX® his Sarasota, FL based company have become synonymous in the packaging industry with the popular Standup Pouch package format and has led the industry as the “Authority in Standup Pouch Packaging and Machinery”.

Prior to launching ALLIEDFLEX® Technologies, Inc. in 2002, Calamusa held management positions over the past 30 years with Robert Bosch and Klockner-Bartelt and was Co-Founder of Sarasota, FL based (PPI) PROFILE Packaging, Inc. (PPI Technologies, Inc).

From the start, the ALLIEDFLEX® Group utilized a consulting approach to the packaging machinery business with a focus on “solution based selling” by providing a variety of world class machinery brands to their clients who serve a wide variety of market applications including the Food, Beverage, Pet, Home Care and Personal Care consumer product sectors.

ALLIEDFLEX® focuses on a full spectrum of clientele including start-up entrepreneurs, established mid-sized companies and the large global - multi-nationals. Similarly, all are looking for innovative packaging to introduce new or mature products in a modern consumer friendly alternative to traditional cartons, cans and bottles.

"The Standup Pouch package format is "ticking all the boxes" and you can see this dramatic impact aisle by aisle in Walmart, Targets, Whole Foods and your own local supermarket. Packaging is changing as companies look to re-invent older style packaging with new innovative formats that are appealing to today's changing consumers." says Dennis Calamusa, President / CEO.

The Standup Pouch Packaging format is one of the fastest growing new packaging styles in the world being introduced in to a vast cross section of retail consumer goods. The innovative standing pouch design is stimulating sales of mature products, creating a point of differentiation on the busy store shelf and appealing to younger and changing consumers looking for convenience and portable “on the go” packaging. With all of this excitement around the Standup Pouch package format ALLIEDFLEX and their associated machinery partners are well poised for continued growth for many years to come.

ALLIEDFLEX® is the proud exclusive North American Sales & Marketing partner for a variety of respected global Standup Pouch Machinery suppliers including Robert’s Packaging (USA), Mespack Packaging Machinery (Spain) and VELTEKO (Czech Republic), IXAPACK (France).

ALLIEDFLEX is a General Member of the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI)

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