Extensive Vetting Process Completed to Gain Partnership with Leading Printing and Coding Tech Company
Edmonton, AB, Canada – Jet Marking Systems (JMS), a leading provider of label application solutions and ancillary equipment, has become a Certified Partner for product identification and traceability solutions manufacturer Markem-Imaje. The result of extensive vetting per Markem-Imaje’s Partner Program, the deal will increase parts, servicing and machinery availability for MI customers in Jet Marking Systems’ main territory of Western Canada.
The collaboration will result in numerous benefits for existing Markem-Imaje customers in Western Canada, including a wider range of packaging, marking and coding offerings and enhanced service options. For JMS, the partnership will yield 200 new customers that had previously dealt exclusively with Markem-Imaje. Customers will benefit from localized tech support and expedited parts, maintenance and machinery availability.
As a sister company of Jet Label, Western Canada’s largest provider of labels and printed tape, Jet Marking Systems serves customers from seven locations across BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. At these locations, JMS carries a solid inventory of equipment, consumables, and parts to service its clients’ in-house packaging and marking equipment.
“We are honoured that Markem-Imaje chose to leverage our strong presence throughout Western Canada for a partnership that will benefit not only both companies, but also our customers,” said Dan Stickney, GeneralManager of Jet Marking Systems. “With the overarching goal of enhanced service and increased availability, the collaboration is a smart combining of resources that improves both company’s market position.”
“A Canadian owned and operated enterprise, Jet Marking Systems is focused on selling, servicing and maintaining label applicators, industrial printers, conveyors, case sealing and tracking & traceability solutions,” said Paul Desrochers of Markem-Imaje. “By providing integrated solutions to industry challenges in labels and packaging, JMS is an ideal partner in our efforts to better service an expanding customer base.”
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About Jet Marking Systems
Jet Marking Systems (JMS) is a leading provider of label applicators, industrial printers, conveyors, case sealing and tracking & traceability solutions. In addition to sales, JMS offers comprehensive maintenance programs to minimize machinery downtime while maximizing overall performance. Spanning Western Canada, JMS’ team of technicians and OEMs automate and streamline processes to help customers optimize their labelling operations. For more information, visit www.jet-marking.com.
About Jet Label & Packaging Ltd.
Jet Label produces labels and printed tape efficiently and cost-effectively for a diverse portfolio of customers, with a focus on food processors that supply large grocery retailers such as Loblaws and Sobeys, international forest product companies such as Canfor and West Fraser, and consumer food product companies such as Bee Maid Honey and Arctic Chiller, industrial application companies such as Acklands Grainger, and Gregg Distributors.
Jet Label also supplies parking and boarding passes and baggage tags to the Toronto, Calgary, and Edmonton International Airports. The Edmonton Police Service has also been a longstanding customer. In addition to Edmonton and Vancouver, Jet has sales and distribution operations in Calgary, Prince George, Kelowna, Surrey, Saskatoon and Winnipeg. For more information, visit www.jet-label.com.