The Belgian packaging pro opts for machines that retain their value.Anyone who is placing orders for 20 machines is positive about the future and chooses a dependable partner to support them. Kiefel is supplementing the existing machine pool of ANL Plastics and fulfilling highly specific customer wishes within the stipulated time. The Belgian packaging expert ANL Plastics is once again cooperating with Kiefel, in order to further strengthen its market position. Since 1958, ANL Plastics has been picking up on market trends and realising innovative packaging solutions. The leading thermoforming producer is now further augmenting its machine pool in order to be ready for the challenges the future will bring with the support of Kiefel.As a manufacturer for the global market, ANL Plastics demands particular flexibility: Existing tools should also remain in use in the future. “Working for ANL Plastics, we were able to combine the strengths of our KMD Speedformer with a number of custom solutions desired by the customer”, explains Erwin Wabnig, Director Packaging Industry Division at Kiefel. “The extra-long heating section and special additional functions in the stacking station ensure the maximum in flexibility with a diverse spectrum of parts, and have impressed our customer.”Effective & efficientOnly with effective machine design and future-oriented control technology is it possible to produce large and small unit quantities cost-effectively. “Our customers expect product solutions with excellent life cycle performance. Added to this come high quality machines, short downtimes and durable components. All of this leads to an outstanding cost balance and explains why investment in a Kiefel product makes sense”, says Erwin Wabnig, summing up the reasons for a purchase decision.Investment for the futureIn recent years, restructuring has successfully progressed at ANL Plastics. “We shall continue to invest in the expanding of our sites in Belgium, France and Poland, in order to continue the positive company development. To this end, we have decided in favour of a long-term partnership with KIEFEL GmbH”, explains Tony Neven, CEO of ANL Plastics. "We are convinced that with Kiefel, we have a partner alongside us who is capable of combining the latest technology with our special production requirements.” What counts on a long-term basis, is the solution delivering the best performance - and a reliable partner like Kiefel.