Gene Shaw Appointed VP and General Manager of KLEENLine

Aug 14, 2015

NEWBURYPORT, Mass. - KLEENLine, powered by ProMach, Inc., announced today that Gene Shaw is the division's new Vice President and General Manager.Gene Shaw, KLEENLine VP and General Manager

KLEENLine designs and manufactures a wide range of food grade, stainless steel product handling equipment for clean environment processing and packaging. The company is also a leading builder and systems engineering provider for sanitary robotic solutions, vision systems, and turnkey integrated systems for direct touch food product handling and cleanroom packaging.

Shaw has held senior posts in management and sales at such companies as Extreme Packaging, Osgood, Inc., Oystar, and Barry Wehmiller. He has helped customers with filling systems, carton and case formers, and high speed shrink wrappers and over wrap systems, conveyors, palletizers, inspections systems, robotic handling equipment, and total end of line solutions.

"We are excited to have Gene lead the KLEENLine team into the future," said Bret Ranc, Senior Vice President of ProMach and head of the ProMach Material Handling group, which includes KLEENLine. "His industry expertise will help him to anticipate market changes, empowering him to keep KLEENLine ahead of competitors by offering our customers the best solutions for their product lines."

"KLEENLine is a phenomenal company with superior quality, product lines, and leading edge technology," said Shaw. "I look forward to the challenge ahead for creating even more innovative methods to give our customers the best possible solutions with outstanding service."

For more information on KLEENLine sanitary production systems, including conveyors, material handling equipment, vision systems, robotics, automation controls, and systems engineering services, call 1-800-259-5973 and visit Customers are invited to stop by the KLEENLine Booth at Pack Expo Las Vegas Booth # C-3621 to meet Shaw.

The ProMach Material Handling Group provides solutions for manipulating processed and packaged goods along the line. Other members of the group include Benchmark Automation, with expertise in food and bakery applications; Shuttleworth, which brings customers integrated product handling solutions; and Southern Packaging Machinery for horizontal form-fill-seal systems.

About Kleenline

Bring us the toughest sanitary line challenges in your business, Kleenline earned their reputation as a leading provider of sanitary production solutions including conveyors, product handling equipment, vision systems, robotics, automation controls, and systems engineering services. Our super-sanitary, completely automated, fully integrated solutions are created in-house for each customer. And as part of the ProMach Product Handling business line, Kleenline helps our packaging customers protect and grow the reputation and trust of their consumers. ProMach is performance, and the proof is in every package. Learn more about Kleenline at

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