ProMach Buys Assets of KHS Bartelt

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ProMach recently bought the assets of KHS Bartelt, a provider of packaging systems for the food and confectionery, beverage, home and personal care, pharmaceutical, chemical, and tobacco industries.

The addition of Sarasota, Florida-based Bartelt expands ProMach’s business with an additional North American base for flexible packaging solutions and further strengthens ProMach’s portfolio of pouch packaging solutions, the company said in a news release.

Additionally, the acquisition includes the assets of KHS Kayat and KHS Scandia, expanding ProMach’s offerings with cartoning, shrink wrapping, shrink bundling, case packing, and tray packing systems.

Bartelt was founded in 1941 by Harold and Donald Bartelt in Rockford, Illinois.

ProMach provides packaging machinery solutions to manufacturers of all sizes in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, and household and industrial goods industries. It is headquartered near Cincinnati, Ohio, with manufacturing facilities and offices throughout North America, Europe, South America, and Asia.