Universal Converting Equipment will be exhibiting at ICE Europe 2017 and ICE USA 2017

    Universal Converting Equipment has exhibited at ICE Europe in Munich many times. ICE Europe 2015 was a particularly successful, with interest in the company, and in-particular our Universal X6 slitter exceptionally high. ICE Europe is a great opportunity to spend time with our long term customers, as well as to meet potential new […]

Universal Converting Equipment at DRUPA 2016

Universal Converting Equipment will be exhibiting at DRUPA 2016 in Dusseldorf. The exhibition stand has been booked in response to the rapidly increasing industry interest in the Universal X6 Slitting Machine. We have enjoyed several strong years of growth and increasing our presence at Converting and Packaging exhibitions worldwide consolidates our recent expansion. In the […]

Universal Converting Equipment invests in support centre and showroom in USA

Universal Converting Equipment is a fast growing supplier of slitting machines and other converting equipment. Established 20 years ago, Universal has expanded its sales in North America and has now secured a dedicated facility for a showroom and service centre. The centre will be the focus for servicing the market in both North and South […]

Don & Low expand production with a Universal X6 Slitter

  Don & Low are an international supplier of innovative polyolefin based woven and non-woven materials for a range of specialist applications. As their business has grown over the past few years, they found their existing slitting capacity could not keep up, so they took the decision to invest in a Universal X6 slitting machine. […]

Universal Converting Equipment moves hot melt coating technology forward with new test facility

Universal Converting Equipment have supplied a new CL350 hot melt adhesive coater / laminator to sister company, Universal Adhesive Systems. This investment in the latest technology strengthens the position of the two companies as leaders in both converting machinery and adhesive application technologies. The new CL350 coater is available for customer trials at Universal Adhesive […]

Watershed Packaging Install a High Performance Universal X6 Slitting Machine

Watershed Packaging are a fast growing adhesive label and flexible packaging producer with three production sites, including a recently completed custom-built factory in Leeds. Watershed needed a slitting machine with fast set-up times to slit material used within its conversion operation. Watershed chose the Universal X6 for its automatic shear knife set up, ease of […]

Converter Directory 2015 – 16

The new edition of the Converter Magazine Directory (for 2015 – 2016) is out now, and we’re proud to be featured on the cover.  The machine shown on the cover is an X6 Slitter configured for converting flexible packaging films, this is the most popular configuration for this machine. Other features in evidence on our […]

Universal Converting Equipment at ICE Europe 2015

Deutsch | English | Español | Français Universal Converting Equipment will be exhibiting at ICE Europe 2015 in hall A6, stand 523. The ‘star’ of the stand will be the Universal X6 Slitter Rewinder, a high performance slitter developed primarily for flexible packaging, but proving itself just as efficient and fast when processing a wide […]

Universal Converting Equipment appoint top slitter sales executive

Universal Converting Equipment are pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Wilkinson as Sales Executive. Mike has a wealth of experience in the converting industry having worked in senior sales and general management roles for Titan, Atlas, Comexi and Kampf. Commenting on the appointment, Alan Jones, Managing Director said, “Mike is one of the top […]

Universal Converting Equipment complete Phase 2 of their expansion strategy

In the last two years, Universal Converting Equipment has doubled its turnover. To support this turnover growth, Universal invested in additional manufacturing space, designers and assembly staff (Phase 1). However, Universal found that the business was being held back by the lack of capacity of its sub-contractors to meet their increased demands. In the last […]