Prior to Propak West Africa 2019 we asked our exhibitor KHS about their experience with the exhibition, new products, their business and why they decided to exhibit with us. Read more below.
Why did you choose to exhibit at Propak this year?
A positive experience at Propak 2018. Importance of the Nigerian market for our company.
Why do you believe industry events such as Propak West Africa are crucial to the industry?
Customers and Companies that offer equipment and services meet in one place, at Propak. Possibility of arranging new business and presenting services and equipment.
What makes your business stand out from your competitors?
Our mission is to deliver premium quality equipment and service to our customers from a single source. Neofyton is the only exclusive distributor of injection moulding machines and Auxiliary equipment which has its independent service team. Our technicians are specialized for injection moulding machines, cooling systems, automatization start-up, project engineers. Training and education are part of our standard offer, but also if you need additional training, Neofyton service teams at your disposal. Neofyton is the exclusive representative of the Worldâ€™s leading producers in the plastics and rubber processing industry since 1992
Are you bringing any products or equipment to showcase?
Tell us a bit about the products you're bringing including any key selling points?
European company Neofyton will be attending the fair again with the most modern plastics injection machines and equipment by renowned manufacturers ENGEL, PIOVAN, SIPA, TRIA, EUROCHILLER, MB Conveyors and Inmold. As representatives of the Austrian company ENGEL for the entire ex- Yugoslavian region and West Africa, the company Neofyton is keeping up with world business trends and places quality as its primary goal. At the fair in Nigeria, they are bringing one of the fastest, most reliable and energy-efficient machines from ENGELs array of electric plastics processing machines - E - motion 740/160t.
This year we decided to deliver an all-electric machine with 160 ton clamping force from Engel company (Austria) to our exhibition premises at the Nigerian fair in order to show to our partners the top quality machines that we are representing. Engel E-motion machine series for plastic injection moulding process is the high-end production unit for ever-growing demands of a dynamic market, high-speed cycle time, improved precision and high quality of the final product, as stated by Pedja Sandic, Sales manager at Neofyton company.
Will you be offering any special onsite discounts for visitors?
Neofyton's motto is - Partnership to Success. Our management is always available and willing to talk and offer special conditions for each of our customers.
In your opinion, are there any specific challenges you foresee for the global packaging market?
The biggest challenge in the coming years will be the full application of the circular economy to the packaging industry.
And more locally, what kind of potential do you see in the West African packaging market specifically?
The West African market is rapidly growing and developing and as a result, the need for plastic products, especially in the packaging industry, has increased significantly.
Sustainability and Recyclable packaging will be a key theme at our Conference this year, how do you think this will affect the packaging industry?
The biggest challenge but also the biggest benefit will be the full introduction of the circular economy in the packaging industry. There is a significant increase in the number of companies involved in the production of plastic products.
Is your business planning or already factoring in 'sustainability' to your supply chain?
We are especially proud of our partnership with the Italian company Tria. We offer our customers Tria grinding solutions.
- TRIA vision can be summarized : Your recycling needs - Our grinding solutions.
- TRIA provides cost-effective technical solutions for inline and offline grinding, improving knowledge in technologies: injection, blow molding, extrusion, film, thermoforming and postconsumer.
- Regrind material quality - Mechanical and physical properties of plastics unchanged. Lower dust, fines and angel hair. Homogeneous and uniform regrind constantly produced.
- Easy of operation and maintenance - Advanced engineering design. Provides safety of operator during use and maintenance and reduced maintenance frequency and downtime.
- Efficient solutions - Return on investment specific to each application. Reliability through running time.
- Maintenance frequency according to production line downtime
- All the equipment and machines offered by our company are energy efficient.
Are there any other key trends you foresee on the horizon?
Circular Economy, Green Economy, Increasing Engagement in Corporate Social Responsibility and Community Contribution, Energy Efficiency, Full Production Digitization.
Is there anything else you'd like to highlight about your brand or products to our exhibitors ahead of their visit in September?
Company Neofyton has built a leading position in Serbia and the surrounding region during 27 years of operating and providing the top quality service for plastics and rubber industry, marked by our moto "Partnership to success!" Neofyton will again be attending the Propak 2019 fair with the latest technological innovations - ENGEL machine, and by representing the world's renowned manufacturers, driven by quality, innovation, and latest market trends. Visit our booth and see why a growing number of Nigerian companies are choosing Neofyton as their partner.