MPS Meat Processing Systems and KJ Industries announce that KJ has been acquired by MPS. KJ’s leading position in cutting and deboning and its advanced logistic solutions will further strengthen MPS’ market leadership position.
Remko Rosman, CEO of MPS, comments: “We are very pleased with this move. KJ is the market leader for automated red meat cutting and deboning systems. KJ fits the MPS product portfolio very well and complements MPS’ position as global market leader for red meat slaughter lines. Also, KJ has excellent logistics solutions. Our clear objective is to grow KJ in size, quality product offerings and service capabilities, in order to serve our customers even better.”
Ulrik Gammelgaard, CEO of KJ, states: “The financial strength, global presence and innovation power of MPS will greatly benefit KJ and our customers. The range of complementary products and the strong access to the market enhance our mutual potential.”
About MPS Meat Processing Systems
MPS Meat Processing Systems is the global market leader in the development, production and installation of high technology slaughtering systems, Butina CO2 stunning systems and Durand carcass splitters. MPS is also a leading supplier of portioning, deboning and logistic processing of meat and food products and of industrial waste water treatment systems (AQUA Industrial Watertreatment). For more information: www.mps-group.nl.
About KJ Industries
KJ Industries is the European leader in red meat cutting and deboning systems and a leading supplier of hygienic logistics systems. For more information: www.kjindustries.com.