Pallmann New General Manager for North America: Ready for North American Expansion
Zweibrücken, Germany (12 September 2012) – To underline its commitment to the North American market, Pallmann Group, a world-leading German company in size reduction technology, has announced the appointment of Rolf Gren to the post of General Manager for Pallmann Industries North America. In addition to taking up his new post with immediate effect, Mr. Gren will also continue to hold the posts of Senior Executive VP Pallmann Group and President of Pallmann China.
The appointment of Rolf Gren underlines the importance Pallmann Group places on its activities in the North American market, where the company has been operating as Pallmann for over 50 years. The company’s head office in Clifton, NJ, coordinates all of Pallmann’s activities in the North American market. These include assembly and customer service, as well as business development and market expansion activities – all supported by legal, financial and HR services. In addition, the company operates a well-established nationwide network of distributors and representatives.
According to Rolf Gren, the Pallmann team is ready to expand its activities throughout North America: “We believe that the American market represents a great potential for the recycling industry. With growing public awareness and new policies, this vast market offers many opportunities for renewable resources and innovative recycling technologies. As a global leader in recycling technologies, Pallmann Industries has the right experience and expertise to introduce and support the innovations and new technologies that will drive further growth. Our expert team is ready to offer local customers and partners the most cutting-edge recycling technologies and quality solutions in wood, paper, plastic, rubber and tire, metal, fabric, and other materials.”
Rolf Gren added that Pallmann information is now also available via a recently launched website, which provides product application manual downloads, technical consultancy, and online sales enquiry forms. The site, which is also available in French and Spanish language versions, provides up-to-date company news and tradeshow schedules.
The Pallmann Group
Founded in 1903 as an engineering works, Pallmann is a medium-sized family-owned enterprise that has a history covering seven generations of millers and millwrights. Now a global company, the Pallmann Group has specialized in size reduction and processing technology in various sectors. It numbers more than 1000 machine types in what is the world’s largest range of size reduction equipment for all materials ranging from soft to medium-hard, brittle to tough, as well as fibrous products.
Worldwide, the group employs around 700 experienced and highly qualified staff. Its own engineering works, subsidiaries, contract grinding and sales offices in Europe, North and South America, Asia and China ensure the best service, expert advice and support in planning, installation, commissioning of plant and equipment, and supply of spare parts.
To find out more about The Pallmann Group please visit www.pallmann.eu.
For further information, please contact:
Phone +49 6332 802 103
Phone +31 164 317 019
To underline its commitment to the North American market, Pallmann Group has announced the appointment of Rolf Gren to the post of General Manager for Pallmann Industries North America. (Photo The Pallmann Group, PLMPR016)