Gloucester Engineering Co. Inc. (GEC; Gloucester, MA) and Italy's Dolci Extrusion S.r.l. (Biassono) have completed a deal to share winding technology and offer customers the choice of either GEC or Dolci winders for their specific cast stretch-film applications.
GEC CEO Mark Steele said in a release that the respective product lines are complementary in application, costs, and functionality. "Both companies see applications and opportunities where they will be able to better serve their customers by giving them an alternative winder choice," Riccardo Castello, Dolci's president stated in the same release. The agreement is effective immediately, and the release stated that more details on the deal will be forthcoming.