- July 30, 2013
Reportedly, the acquisition strengthens Spartanics’ line-up of full sheet and roll fed hot stamping systems by offering smaller, 1up hot stamping equipment designed to add security foil features, signature panels and full color graphics to financial transaction cards, paper cards, loyalty cards, membership cards, ribbons, and many other promotional items.
Malahide technology will be engineered, manufactured, sold and serviced by Spartanics in Rolling Meadows. Electronic marketing of the Malahide Hot Stamping Press will continue on the Malahide website.
Paul Birch, sales director at Malahide, says, "Malahide is delighted to have joined the Spartanics team. Spartanics shares our goals of producing superior machinery, backed by superior customer service. With more people, more resources, and an array of complimentary technical skills, we have every confidence that this new structure will advance the equipment and will serve the needs of Malahide's client family."
Spartanics CEO Tom Kleeman, says, “We could not be happier with the addition of Malahide Hot Stamping Presses to [our] family of products. For the past 50 years we have offered our customers equipment technology that automates manufacturing processes. It is hard to beat Malahide’s customer satisfaction rating of 98%, and we plan to continue this tradition for years to come.”