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John Perrotta Promoted to President of Europlacer Americas’

Mar 18, 2014

John Perrotta

John Perrotta

Europlacer, a manufacturer of market-leading flexible SMT placement machines, announces that it has promoted John Perrotta to President, Europlacer Americas’, with immediate effect.

We have been very pleased to enjoy a pattern of positive developments and sustained growth over the last few years in the Americas,” stated Robert Conway, on behalf of the Board of Directors of Parable Trust Limited.  “We have been receiving excellent customer service feedback, and we recently installed the largest order in the history of our group in the Americas.  As with all of our strategic regions, the Americas supplied significant influence toward our recent ‘2014 Global Flexible SMT Company of the Year’ Award from Frost and Sullivan.”

It is clear that there has been significant improvement in our delivery and that our value proposition is well received. We continue to invest in our customers and expect to see growth in revenue and market share in the coming years,” continued Mr Conway.

For more information about Europlacer, visit www.europlacer.com.


Europlacer became a division of Parable Trust Ltd. in 2013. Europlacer has been developing machines for SMT electronics assembly since the 1970s and invented the intelligent feeder concept in the 1980s. After acquisition by Blakell Europlacer in 1991, the company moved away from split-axis to the inherently more capable X-Y architecture that underpins the company’s pick-and-place machines today. Europlacer’s policy has been to ensure wherever possible that technology purchased many years ago, especially feeders, remain compatible with the latest pick-and-place equipment. Europlacer designs and manufactures a comprehensive range of highly flexible SMT pick-and-place systems for the global electronics industry.

For more information, visit Europlacer’s Web site at www.europlacer.com.

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