EMBA Machinery AB appoints
new agent in South Africa

EMBA acquires McKinley

Stockholm March 29, 2005

EMBA acquires McKinley
The Swedish based EMBA Machinery has acquired all assets of McKinley Machinery, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. EMBA Machinery is a part of Berg Group, headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

EMBA has been manufacturing machinery for 50 years and is a leading supplier of converting equipment to the corrugated industry in the world. EMBA is well known for its famous quick set™-up and high quality machinery.

McKinley is a well-established manufacturer of converting machines to the North American market with more than 300 machines manufactured since about 25 years. The McKinley product line includes a full line of Rotary Die-Cutters and Flexo-Folder-Gluers.

EMBA is committed to rebuild the operation of the McKinley product lines as well as creating a professional organisation to support the McKinley customers with spare parts and technical services.

To support McKinley customers EMBA will establish a new McKinley company headquartered in EMBA´s North American facility in Suwanee, Georgia, outside of Atlanta. Recruitment of knowledgeable and experienced employees for spare parts, services and manufacturing of new machines have already started.

For further information please contact EMBA Machinery Inc., Phone +1 678 546 2600.