Butler, Pennsylvania – January 2, 2018 – Agr International announced today a realignment of its sales force in order to better serve its customers located in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Specifically, effective January 1, 2018, Agr will focus its sales force along product and service lines to better support the distinct needs of each customer segment.
Marco Palma, a 20+ year Agr sales management veteran, will lead the sales team targeted to support the equipment needs of glass container manufacturers. The Agr glass equipment product line includes market leading solutions targeted to address laboratory and cold end factory floor needs.
Alexander Broda, also a 20+ year Agr sales veteran, will work with customers who utilize the services offered by Agr’s new research facility located at Delft, Netherlands. The research services include glass production and filling line audits, schools as well as container design and breakage analysis.
Christian Kapsamer, an experienced sales professional formerly with Husky, will lead the sales team targeted to support the equipment needs of plastic container manufacturers and the brand owners that utilize plastic packaging. The Agr plastic equipment product line includes the market leading reheat stretch blow molding automated process control solution, Process Pilot®, and a complete suite of laboratory solutions.
Agr International Inc. develops and manufactures a full line of laboratory and on-line testing/quality control devices for glass and plastic containers and similar products. American Glass Research, a division of Agr International provides a wide range of testing, training and consultative services to the worldwide glass industry. The Agr headquarters is located in Butler, PA, USA.