MG America Gains Membership in Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute
New Jersey-based Company Admitted to Prestigious Organization Designed to Facilitate Business Relationships
MG America, the U.S. subsidiary of MG2 of Bologna, Italy, has gained membership in the prestigious Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI), an international trade association representing more than 600 packaging and processing supply chain companies.
The announcement came in conjunction with PMMI’s Executive Leadership Conference, which was held April 14-16 in Ponte Vedra, Florida. PMMI’s members are comprised of machinery, materials, components and container manufacturers whose combined specialties span all niches of the packaging industry. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through its various programs, which include The PACK EXPO family of trade shows, PACK EXPO Connected Communities, packexpo.com, PACK EXPO Show Daily, networking events, educational programs and more.
For MG America, the new association membership comes on the heels of other good news: In addition to its own manufacturing capabilities, MG America is now the exclusive distributor in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico for Perfect Pack, an Italy-based equipment manufacturer of automatic form-fill-seal sachet and stick pack machines.
“We are honored to join PMMI, an organization that does so much to facilitate business opportunities for packaging machinery manufacturers,” said Fabio Trippodo, President of MG America. “We look forward to working with the PMMI executive team, as well as our esteemed colleagues at member companies around the world, to continue meeting our customers’ growing needs.”
PMMI is a trade association representing 600+ packaging and processing supply chain companies that provide a full range of packaging and processing machinery, materials, components and containers. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through its various programs including: The PACK EXPO family of trade shows, PACK EXPO Connected Communities, packexpo.com, PMT Magazine, PACK EXPO Show Daily, networking events, educational programs and more.
PMMI organizes the PACK EXPO trade shows: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, EXPO PACK Mexico and EXPO PACK Guadalajara, connecting participants in the packaging and processing supply chain with their customers around the world. Coming Up: EXPO PACK México, June 18-21, 2013 in Mexico City, Mexico; PACK EXPO Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center, September 23-25, 2013, PACK EXPO International 2014 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Nov. 2-5, 2014.