Simplimatic Automation Appoints New Sales Representative Group to Expand Customer Base in the Northwest United States

Lynchburg, Virginia – March 26, 2012 – Simplimatic Automation, a leading provider of conveyors and automation for the electronics assembly industry, has appointed a new manufacturing sales representative group for the Pacific Northwest and Rocky Mountain regions of the United States. Powell Industries, headquartered in Tukwila, Washington, will provide sales representation for Simplimatic’s PWB Conveyors in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Colorado and Utah.

“Powell Industries is an experienced manufacturer’s representative agency that maintains a core confidence level among its customer base,” said Thomas DiNardo, President of Simplimatic Automation. “We look forward to having Powell Industries act as a trusted extension of the Simplimatic team.”

About Simplimatic Automation

Simplimatic Automation has been a leader in material handling systems since 1965. The company designs and manufactures conveyor and specialty material handling systems and automation for the semiconductor, electronics, packaging, assembly, pharmaceutical and automotive industries. For more information, visit Simplimatic.com or PowellIndustries.com, or call 434-385-9181.

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