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Arlington Heights, IL (July 12, 2011) – Muller, a leading manufacturer of both innovative stretch wrap equipment and high quality stretch wrap film, expands its sales team with the appointment of Rob Payne to Industry Manager.  Rob will be responsible for supporting the team in the Western portion of the US and Canada with a specific focus on building relationships with OEMs/Integrators and key distributors. He will also help build relationships with existing and prospective customers throughout the region.

“We are very pleased to have Rob join our team,” says Geoff Gailey, National Sales Manager for Muller. “His familiarity with our stretch wrappers, as well as many of our competitors, coupled with his market expertise and knowledge, will undoubtedly be a huge asset to our organization.”

Rob is a past regional sales manager for Muller. Since leaving the company in the 90’s, he has held a number of sales and management positions within the packaging distribution world. Most recently he was a Packaging Equipment Specialist with Unisource Worldwide.Prior to that he was a Packaging Sales Manager with Zellerbach.

Rob has a degree in Accounting, RIA from Simon Fraser University. He currently resides near Seattle with his wife and two sons.

To contact Rob, email: or phone: 1-206-550-1130.

For general information about Muller, its products and services, visit online: or contact directly at email:, phone: 1-800-OCTOPUS (1-800-628-6787).


About Muller
Muller is a leading manufacturer of both innovative stretch wrap equipment and high quality stretch wrap film. Headquartered in Arlington Heights, IL, the company provides a single source for all stretch packaging needs. Muller’s highly regarded OctopusTM stretch wrapper line, along with other reliable equipment such as the CobraTM and RaptorTM, provide customers with a wide range of solutions. With the help of an extensive engineering team and talented manufacturing technicians, Muller has a proven history of developing distinctive machines and innovative options to satisfy some of the most difficult stretch wrapping challenges. Crystal clear, high quality cast stretch films are manufactured using a sophisticated 5-layer extrusion process at an Muller facility in Orange, Texas. Strategically located just outside Atlanta, Georgia, Muller's Douglasville stretch film manufacturing facility produces millions of pounds of blown stretch film annually on state-of-the-art equipment. The facility adheres to strict quality control procedures to assure consistent, problem-free product.