My Press Needs (MPN) and Manroland Sheetfed North America recently announced they have entered into a new sales and marketing partnership. Manroland Sheetfed North America will represent MPN’s Crest™ Clamshell product line throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, with exclusivity in the packaging, corrugated, publishing, commercial printing, point of purchase display graphics markets.
“Since we expanded into the large format market with our Crest 2.5M platen die-cutting press, we’ve been seeking a like-minded partner to help us penetrate the packaging sector,” said Rob Weidhaas, MPN President . “Like us, Manroland is a respected niche company. And their business philosophy matches ours – exceptional customer service, integrity, and high-quality products. This partnership is a great fit that will benefit both companies’ customers by offering a complete system solution.”
Sean Springett, Manroland Sheetfed North America CEO/Managing Director, said the addition of the Crest platen die-cutter to Manroland’s product portfolio is “a partnership rooted in a mantra, ‘know your value.’ Over the years, MPN has leveraged knowledge of its customers’ business to design an industry-leading, feature-rich machine with technological breakthroughs in platen design. Simply put, the most well-engineered platen die cutter in existence. We’re proud to represent the Crest product line and look forward to developing synergies between Manroland and Crest clients alike.”