PTi becomes distributor for Helios in U.S., Canada

May 14, 2024
Agreement will see PTi handle sales of slitters and parts, as well as handle service and support.

Elio Cavagna Srl, Helios Slitting and Processing Technologies International (PTi) LLC announced an exclusive distributorship agreement to distribute slitters, parts, service and support to the United States and Canada.

The agreement focuses on providing sales, support and services for slitter and related components for plastic sheet applications, but it is likely to grow into additional support for the paper industry.

PTi manufactures sheet extrusion systems and is based in Aurora, Ill.

Headquartered in Galgagnano, Italy, Helios has been operating in the cutting sector, specializing in shear, razor and pressure cutting systems and offering smart solutions for edge trim, central and multiple cut modules, fast man, and knife position displays and operator interfaces.  The areas of application are wide-ranging, mainly in flexible coil or sheet material.

According to Helios president, Attilio Cavagna, the agreement not only signifies a local presence in the United States and Canada, but will result in improved ease of sales, distribution and product expertise and customer satisfaction.