JUKI Automation Systems and ETEK Europe Bundle Their Competences
JUKI Automation Systems, a worldwide leading supplier of SMT placement systems and total line solutions, and ETEK Europe Ltd. bundle their competences in order to strengthen their local presence in the markets of the United Kingdom and Ireland - and to further expand their common growth potentials.
As the new sales partner and distributor for the complete JUKI product portfolio, ETEK Europe Ltd. has extensive know-how, a wide-ranging sales and technical support network, as well as excellent contacts to local electronics manufacturers and customers. In the 14.000 m2 Technology Center in Prestwick, Scotland, customers can be trained directly at site.
Mike Nelson, Managing Director of ETEK Europe Ltd expressed; “ETEK has already been working with JUKI in other countries for 5 years, and is extremely proud to add JUKI equipment to our product portfolio for UK & Ireland. JUKI equipment has the lowest cost of ownership in their market and this is very attractive to our UK & Irish customer base. We have also just invested in some demo JUKI equipment which UK & Irish customers can come and view in our Technology Centre… most definitely exciting times ahead.”
Jens Mirau, President of JUKI Automation Systems Europe, is also very pleased about this news: “With ETEK Europe Ltd, we have a proven, strong partner at our side, who has been actively successful for us as a distributor in other countries. I am really looking forward to a close cooperation in order to intensify the support for our customers.”
It will be a seamless change for the customer base of JUKI Automation Systems on October 1st, 2016 and the known contact persons will be available as before.
JUKI Automation Systems is a worldwide leading supplier of SMT assembly solutions for the electronics industry with customers from Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS), Automotive and Industrial / Consumer Electronics. In 1987, Juki introduced the first mounter to the market and established itself as a pioneer in introducing the modern, modular mounting system and the production in large assembly lines.
JUKI Automation Systems belongs to JUKI Corporation - a listed, Japanese company with 6.245 employees working in Electronic Assembly Systems and Sewing Machinery business.
JUKI Automation Systems GmbH located in Nuremberg, Germany, represents the central logistics centre to supply customers across EMEA sales region. Extensive customer service is guaranteed by a 24 hours hotline and the well-known 3 year warranty for JUKI systems.