Bar Graphic and J&J Converting open U.S demo centre

Bar Graphic Machinery (BGM) has announced the opening of a new demonstration centre at its distributor partner J&J Converting Machinery LLC (J&J) in Grandview, Missouri in the USA.

A market leader in the design and manufacture of label finishing systems, die cutting slitter rewinders, digital label converting finishing systems and flexible packaging finishing equipment for the global label and flexible packaging industries, BGM has seen significant growth in its US customer base since working with J&J.

Annemarie Rhodes, BGM Managing Director, said: ‘We have a fantastic relationship with the J&J team and this new fully equipped demonstration centre is testament to the commitment both companies have to growing our business in the U.S. This investment provides our customers, old and new, with the technical support, service and innovation they seek.

‘We will also be showcasing our technology on the J&J Converting booth at Labelexpo Americas later this year, so this new demonstration centre is a perfect solution to facilitating follow up discussions and trials from the show.’

The new facility will host a selection of BGM latest machines and offers a wide range of demonstration and training services for customers.

John Dignam , Sales Director, J&J Converting added: ‘BGM has a great reputation for quality in the US and this new showroom investment gives us the opportunity to demonstrate the efficiency, speed and performance the machines can offer. We’re delighted to be working with the BGM team, especially as we work towards Labelexpo Americas, where we’ll be showcasing the latest BGM Elite iSR label inspection slitter rewinder, BGM Elite eDSR easy load die cut slitter rewinder and the BGM Elite Comflex digital converting finishing system. We looking forward to a great show!’

At Labelexpo Americas, BGM and J&J will be located in Hall A on Booth 1629 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Centre, Chicago, 13th-15th September 2022.