Allen Coding appoints new distributor for Russia

acphilthomasUK manufacturer of advanced coding and marking equipment continues to open up major new markets around the world

As part of an on-going growth strategy to expand its worldwide distributor network and open-up major new markets around the globe, Allen Coding Systems has announced the appointment of Forintek as its distributor for Russia.

In this exclusive three-year agreement, Forintek will be representing Allen’s complete range of high performance thermal transfer and hot foil coding solutions, plus associated consumables including hot foil tape and type, machine spares, thermal ribbon and type holders.

“This agreement represents a major boost to our coding and marking capability,” said Alexandre Dobronovskiy of Forintek. “It means we are now able to offer a more diverse and competitive range to food, pharmaceutical, cosmetics and chemical packaging companies across Russia.”

Phil Thomas, Export Sales Manager, Allen Coding Systems comments: “The Russian market is an extremely important target for us. We chose Forintek for its packaging industry experience and in-depth knowledge of the coding and marking sector. Like Allen, it will provide the high level of technical support and service that our customers have come to expect.

He continues: “Although the initial term is for three years, we expect an on-going successful relationship well into the future. Our unique combination of machine and consumable manufacture is a perfect fit with Forintek’s market growth strategy for 2009 and beyond.”

Selling coding and marking systems to over 30 countries, Allen is increasing focus on Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Having said that, the company continues to win significant business from South Africa, Australia, United States and South America.

Allen Coding Systems
Tel: 01707 379500
www.allencoding.co.uk