Lucca, Italy – October, 24, 2023 – PCMC, specializing in the design and manufacture of high-performance converting machinery for the global tissue, nonwoven, hygiene, package-printing and bag-converting industries, has entered into a strategic alliance with Unitek Paper & Chemicals in order to further communication and collaboration with Turkey-based pulp and paper companies.
The formal agreement was signed at the recent MIAC exhibition in Lucca, Italy.
PCMC is an integral part of the new BW Converting Solutions (BWCS) platform, Hygiene Division. Istanbul-based Unitek Paper & Chemicals was founded by Dr. Umit Coskuner in 1999 as a consulting and engineering company designed to serve the rapidly growing paper industry in Turkey.
Unitek exclusively represents internationally renowned companies in the pulp and paper sector and will guarantee solid support to PCMC thanks to its deep integration and many years of experience in the industry.
This new agreement will help PCMC, Unitek and all the Turkish companies involved in the tissue sector that aspire to innovation, better performance and increasingly competitive results to grow under a new strategic framework.
Signatories to the new agreement include Sergio Casella, President, BWCS Hygiene Division: and Kerem Coskuner, Baris Coskuner and Beyza Bozkurt of Unitek.
BW Converting Solutions — ONE Global Team – Better Together
BW Converting Solutions is a strategic alliance of resources and services that bring together six Barry-Wehmiller companies — Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), Baldwin Technology Co., Winkler + Dünnebier (W+D), STAX Technologies, Hudson-Sharp, and Northern Engraving and Machine. These industry leaders offer trusted brands and innovative technologies in the design, manufacture, and service of high-performance converting and packaging machinery for the tissue, nonwovens, hygiene, bag-converting, mailing, and printing industries.
By coming together as one global team, our combined engineering, operations, supply chain, and sales teams work together to better serve customer needs. Together, we provide one global parts network, one service support network, a broad base of engineering experience and talent, regional sales support, and a superior level of service.