Swiss powder processing equipment and systems manufacturer Gericke has established an affiliate in the United States, the company announced Friday.
Located in Somerset, NJ, Gericke USA, Inc. will serve customers in the US and will help meet increasing demand for its processing equipment.
One of the company’s principal distributors in the US market, Alberto Rodriguez, will head up the new operation as a senior vice present.
“I am excited to help Gericke establish a strong base of operations here in the US. Its product has always been well received, and I look forward to serving a loyal customer base, as well as meeting the needs of new customers,” said Rodriguez in a recent press release.
Gericke engineers and manufactures machines for the process of bulk materials (powders, fibers, resins, and other raw materials) in the chemical, pharmaceutical, food, and pet food industries. Its processes focus on the mechanical transformation and value growth of raw materials accomplished by grinding, mixing, separating, and thermal change. Products include systems for silage and conveying of products, feeding and mixing systems, as well as grinding and sifting machines supplied as components or as turnkey systems.