Manufacturing AUTOMATION

Pacteon Group acquires Descon Integrated Conveyor Solutions

June 28, 2024
By Peter Saunders

Pacteon and DesconLogos courtesy Pacteon.

Aiming to become the primary source for end-of-line packaging automation equipment, Pacteon Group has acquired Descon Integrated Conveyor Solutions, which serves the food and beverage industry.

The strategic move is a significant milestone in the growth of Pacteon’s product handling expertise, as the company hopes to gain Descon’s strengths in continuous improvement, innovation and customer satisfaction.

“We are thrilled to welcome Descon into the family,” says Mike Odom, CEO of Pacteon. “This acquisition represents an exciting opportunity for us to provide more complete solutions for our customers to automate the supply of products. Together, we will continue to differentiate ourselves in the packaging industry.”

Following the acquisition, Descon will operate as a subsidiary of Pacteon, maintaining its brand identity, facilities and leadership team.


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