ACTEGA Introduces New Flexible Packaging Strategic Account Manager Position to Support North American Business Growth

Flexographic industry expert, Robbie King, Jr., appointed as Strategic Account Manager, Flexible Packaging, North America

Wesel, October 18, 2021ACTEGA, manufacturer of specialty coatings, inks, adhesives and sealing compounds for the print and packaging industry, today announces the appointment of Robbie King, Jr. to the position of Strategic Account Manager for the Flexible Packaging Business Line in North America.

This newly created role demonstrates ACTEGA’s ongoing commitment to the flexible packaging and labels industry, as well as its drive to expand its market share in the region.

Jim Harris, Director of Sales, Flexible Packaging North America at ACTEGA said, “It was clear that with ACTEGA’s continuous product innovation and vision to enhance its position in this sector, we required someone in a dedicated, leadership role to support the team and our ever-increasing customer base. King’s 40+ years’ industry experience, extensive product knowledge and strong technical background in flexographic printing operations makes him the ideal candidate for this new position.

“ACTEGA is pleased to add another industry expert to our team and looks forward to growing this part of our business with King as part of our team.”

King will begin his new role on October 18, 2021. King’s comprehensive market and technical knowledge has been acquired during the course of his extensive career, comprising management roles with leading manufacturers of flexographic technology, such as Nilpeter USA and Harper Corporation of America.

King concludes, “I am extremely excited to be joining ACTEGA at a time when there is such a huge opportunity and appetite for growth in a market that I have been dedicated to for many years. ACTEGA’s customer-centric, value-add approach to supporting its customers and meeting the needs of the industry are perfectly aligned with my vision for this part of the business. Combined with the company’s pioneering products and upcoming developments for the flexible packaging and labels sector, I am confident that I can play a key role in this team’s continued success.”


ACTEGA is a division of the internationally operating specialty chemicals group ALTANA. With production facilities in Europe, North and South America and China, ACTEGA develops, produces and distributes specialty coatings, inks, adhesives and sealing compounds with a focus on the packaging industry. Following the motto “Packed with Expertise”, ACTEGA does not only offer technically sophisticated product solutions, but also meets the high safety standards of the food, beverage, pharmaceutical and toy industries. Whether for flexible and metal packaging, folding cartons or labels, products by ACTEGA provide packaging with a high-quality appearance and innovative functionalities.


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