Volm Companies, the leading North American supplier of fresh produce packaging and equipment automation solutions, today announced a formal strategic partnership with Wyma Solutions, the global expert in post-harvest fresh and processed handling solutions.
The partnership will allow Volm Companies and Wyma Solutions to work in a closely integrated manner resulting in world-class turn-key solutions that leverage the global experience of both organizations. The combined comprehensive equipment and engineering portfolio, coupled with coast-to-coast distribution and technical service network offered via Volm Companies, will enable an unmatched customer experience. As part of the evolution of this relationship, both companies will be adding significant sales, engineering, technical service and manufacturing resources. This will include the manufacturing of select Wyma products in North America for North America.
For over a decade, Volm Companies has represented Wyma Solutions in the fresh potato market space successfully. “As the relationship has strengthened over time, we are pleased to be a strategic partner and we look forward to showcasing the combined capabilities of both organizations,” said Matthew Alexander, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing, Volm Companies.
Wyma solutions has a global reputation for providing high quality post-harvest equipment, Andrew Barclay, Managing Director, Wyma Solutions, explained “Wyma is confident this partnership with Volm will maximise the effectiveness of cooperation and ultimately benefit our customers with high quality, complete solutions.”
About Wyma Solutions (New Zealand):
Wyma Solutions designs, manufactures, distributes and services post-harvest vegetable equipment and solutions worldwide. Their product range includes equipment to tip, receive, remove waste, brush, polish, cool, dry, convey, grade, size and pack vegetables such as potatoes, carrots, onions and parsnips as well as complete dry, wash or pre-pack line solutions.
About Volm Companies (United States of America):
Volm Companies is a recognized leader in the fresh produce market as manufacturer of innovative packaging, equipment and engineering solutions serving fresh produce customers with the largest distribution and technical service network in North America.
From left – Andrew Barclay, Managing Director, Wyma Solutions, and
Daniel Mueller, President and CEO, Volm Companies, shake hands at
the newly opened Volm Companies Center of Excellence for Material
Handling and Robotic Palletizing in Ancaster, Ontario, Canada.