Eersel, March 6, 2013 – Premier Tech is pleased to announce that, effective March 1st, 2013, its European Business Unit Chronos BTH will operate under Premier Tech Chronos. Premier Tech’s Industrial Equipment Group (IEG) is the number one worldwide supplier of Industrial Flexible Packaging solutions and will from now on have a single common brand identity and signature in the marketplace. The move to Premier Tech Chronos was already done a few years ago in North America and in Asia.
Premier Tech Chronos is committed to bringing innovative and value-added solutions to its clients. As an international leader in high-tech industrial bag packaging and handling equipment, Premier Tech Chronos offers its clients complete and integrated systems enabling them to improve their efficiency and increase their financial performance.
Since 1989, Premier Tech has made several acquisitions to broaden IEG’s product portfolio and market reach.The acquisitions of Chronos Richardson in 2002 and BTH B.V. in 2009 were critical in globalizing our presence in terms of countries and market segments served. Today, IEG is recognized worldwide for its innovative and customized solutions based on deep technological knowledge and expertise. André Noreau, President of IEG, comments: “As a result, we now offer the most complete range of equipment in the industry. At Premier Tech, we are driven by innovation: in the past decade, the company has developed several state-of-the-art technologies which are still leading edge today. With many more to come, our prime objective is to continue to meet our clientele’s needs in the most creative and efficient ways.”
For 90 years, Premier Tech has been building its know-how and reputation on the expertise and synergy of its three groups - Horticulture and Agriculture, Industrial Equipment and Environmental Technologies. They have one mission: to become technological and commercial leaders in their respective industries. Driven by a multidisciplinary team of over 2 300 people located in the Americas, Europe and Asia, Premier Tech focuses on the development of its team members, on Innovation, and on the introduction of value-added products and services to support its long-term growth.