Battenfeld Sverige AB becomes new Metzner sales partner for Sweden and Norway

February 5, 2013

Neu-Ulm, 05.02.2013. With immediate effect, "Battenfeld Sverige AB" is the new official distributor in Sweden and Norway for Metzner rubber and plastic cutting machines. With this cooperation, Metzner is further expanding its market position in Scandinavia.

The cooperation between Battenfeld Sverige AB and Metzner is a win-win situation for both companies. For Battenfeld Sverige AB, the cooperation is a useful addition to its own product portfolio. Injection molding and extrusion machines are now joined by cutting and processing machines, which are used in extrusion lines for optimal finishing. "The integration of Metzner products gives us the opportunity to act as a complete system partner for customers", said Michael Hiljemark, Sales Manager of Battenfeld Sverige AB. For Metzner, the cooperation means a sensible expansion of its international activities in Sweden and Norway.

As a long-standing sales and consulting company for injection molding and extrusion machines, Battenfeld Sverige AB enjoys an excellent reputation and is one of Sweden's most important sales partners for the plastics industry. "We are pleased to have gained in Battenfeld Sverige an experienced partner who knows our customers and will competently market our product range", says Ingo Meyer, Metzner's sales manager for rubber and plastics processing.

About Battenfeld Sverige AB (www.battenfeld.se)
Battenfeld Sverige AB is a Halmstad-based family-owned company that sells machines for the Swedish and Norwegian plastics industry. The product range includes injection molding machines, extruders and blow molding machines. Through the partnership with Metzner, cutting and processing machines for rubber and plastic processing are added. Battenfeld Sverige AB has more than 10 employees, who work mainly in sales and customer service.

Abour Metzner
Metzner Maschinenbau GmbH is an internationally active, medium-sized company and one of the leading manufacturers of cutting and assembly machines for cable and plastics processing as well as automation solutions for the hard metal industry, diagnostics and life sciences. Metzner currently employs more than 70 employees and trainees in Neu-Ulm and has more than 30 representatives worldwide. All machines are developed and produced in Neu-Ulm, Germany.