WRH Marketing Adds vR Handling Product Line
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ—April 4, 2011—WRH Marketing Americas is now representing vR Handling’s materials handling products in North America. Under the terms of the exclusive agreement, WRH Marketing will market, sell and service vR Handling roll materials handling products, focusing on its existing customer base.
“We will initially focus on upgrades, service and support of the existing customer base and then, of course, we will look to add new customers,” said Barry Evans, WRH Marketing’s vice president of sales.
vR Handling, formerly known as Von Roll Handling, is based in Delemont, Switzerland. Founded in 1960, the company is part of Von Roll Infratech and employs more than 1,000 people worldwide.
Within North America, vR Handling has its equipment in place at newspapers that include The Courier-Journal in Louisville, KY, The Buffalo (NY) News, and the Dayton (OH) Daily News. Printers RR Donnelley & Sons and Quad/Graphics also use vR Handling equipment at various North American locations.
In addition to vR Handling, WRH Marketing serves as the North American distributor for 3TControl Precision Systems, Ferag (through an alliance with Goss International) and Mariani.
About WRH Marketing
WRH Marketing is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland and is a worldwide provider of post-press solutions for the commercial and newspaper industries. WRH Marketing Americas, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the WRH Walter Reist Holding AG Group. WRH Marketing Americas is also responsible for sales, spare parts and the service and support of all Ferag customers in North America.
For more information, visit www.wrh-marketing-americas.com.
Source: company release.