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Monday 3rd July 2017

Avanti Strengthen European Sales Team

Avanti Conveyors, manufacturer and supplier of high quality, state of the art and intuitive control systems for materials handling equipment to the corrugated industry are pleased to announce the signing of Richard Henn to be representative for the Benelux area.  

Richard will replace Jan Vanhoutte in representing Avanti in the Benelux with Jan now concentrating on other areas of Avanti’s business (to be announced shortly).

Richard has 25 years corrugated experience through capital sales and account management from his previous roles in Signode and SCA.  Richard’s role will be to extenuate a closer link to existing customers and to develop sales through development of new accounts and Key Account management.  Altogether Richard will work closely with both the Avanti management and project team and the customer to ensure confidence of continuous and growing support in the Benelux area Richard is based in Holland where he can easily respond to customer needs and has the full support of the Avanti European 24 hour technical helpline.

“A key business goal in 2017 has been to provide our customers, worldwide, with hassle-free projects – something that other suppliers have tried to criticise us for in the past” explained Simon Mander, Managing Director of Avanti Conveyors.  “We have an unrivalled reputation as an innovative supplier of world class materials handling solutions for the corrugated industry and by strengthening our project management team, we have received excellent customer feedback on the smooth running of projects across the UK, Europe and the rest of the world.  Working with both Richard Henn and Jan Vanhoutte in Benelux enables us to convey this message even more coherently and provides a deeper level of customer support throughout the project installation process”

For further information regarding Avanti’s innovative solutions, world class products and unrivalled customer service and support, please contact our sales team on Tel: +44 1663 740011 or by visiting

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