PLASTIXX FFS TECHNOLOGIES
APPOINTS NEW SALES MANAGER
TERREBONNE, Canada – November 18, 2021
Plastixx FFS Technologies announced the hiring of Paul Spitale, who has joined the organization as Sales Director. Within this role, Spitale will be responsible for the company’s sales approach and operations, driving its strategic growth and profitability, all while enhancing satisfaction across Plastixx’ network of customers.
“I’m excited to join Plastixx and lead a team of dedicated packaging experts,” said Spitale. “I want to help reinforce our Sales team as industry experts and leaders in the market. We have a great story. Plastixx’ unmatched product quality, agility, customer-centricity, and relentless innovation clearly sets us apart."
Spitale comes to Plastixx with over 27 years of experience in the packaging industry and an extensive background in sales, marketing, product development, and mechanical engineering. Most recently, he served as the Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Resilux America, a leading manufacturer of PET preforms and bottles, where he managed a team of effective professionals and led all business development, digital marketing, and growth initiatives. Spitale previously held various leadership positions at WestRock and Newell Brands and has worked alongside numerous consumer-facing brands, developing packaging solutions for customers like Coca-Cola, Proctor and Gamble, Anheuser-Busch, and InBev.
Spitale will help to maintain Plastixx’ position as a North American leader in weatherproof, self-venting FFS films and PE valve bags, while growing its presence in new emerging markets. “As Sales Director, I look forward to introducing our innovative lineup of shrink bundling films and pallet protection products, ensuring that our track record of providing high-performing, high-quality products and services will continue long into the future.”
“Paul has a wealth of industry knowledge and a strong track record within our industry,” stated Plastixx President, Ricky Gold. “His enthusiasm, professionalism, player-coach leadership approach, and proven successes will help us continue the growth trajectory of our FFS business unit and reach segments of customers that will be sure to profit from our growing lineup of innovative products.”
About Plastixx FFS Technologies
Established in 2008, Plastixx FFS Technologies is a manufacturer of tubular form-fill-seal films and plastic valve bags used to package powdery food ingredients, building materials, granular products, resins, and other bulk materials. A division of Balcan Innovations Inc. — a driving force in the packaging industry — Plastixx uses the most advanced manufacturing technology in North America and is recognized for its extreme agility and speed to market. Located in a 200,000 square-foot facility, its technology-driven plant employs a vertically-integrated process — from extrusion and printing to conversion and distribution.
Plastixx is committed to the highest quality control standards, and as a certified SQF level 2 manufacturer, it is dedicated to operating a clean, food-safe facility that’s recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative and food service providers worldwide. Its packaging solutions not only provide maximum film strength and durability, but they are also moisture and weather-resistant, 100% recyclable, and are designed to include superior venting systems.
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