Adhesives Magazine

DEK CONTINUES INVESTMENT IN STENCIL BUSINESS

May 17, 2004
Out in front of ever-changing customer needs, and recognizing its growing international stencil business, DEK, the world's leading high-accuracy mass imaging solutions provider, has announced the installation of next-generation laser cutting equipment in its Guadalajara, Mexico, stencil manufacturing facility. "The addition of this equipment is in direct response to current and anticipated customer requirements," explains Neil MacRaild, North American general manager for DEK Process Support Products. "Our worldwide stencil business continues to grow and we are seeing significant business development in Mexico. This strategic investment in additional laser cutting equipment in our Guadalajara facility has DEK poised to deliver on our promise to fully support our customers' needs today and tomorrow." The sophisticated laser equipment, which is a proprietary DEK system, provides superior production speed while delivering maximum precision and control. Commenting on this addition to DEK's Mexican stencil operations, Jose Perez, DEK Mexico general manager, said, "This enhancement to our manufacturing capability in Mexico is very exciting because it speaks to the volume our business is enjoying and to the dedication DEK has to providing necessary resources for growth. Our customers' manufacturing volumes require this increase in capacity and we have delivered."

For more information, visit http://www.dek.com .