Axel Cauvin joins Krones

Krones Thailand has hired Axel Cauvin as head of PET processing, Asia-Pacific. In this new role, Cauvin is tasked to build a team of PET process specialists in the region. The team provides direct service point for bottle optimisation, proposal design, light-weighting tests and troubleshooting.  He will also develop energy saving approach for customers.

Cauvin has prior experience in PET packaging and processing before joining Krones. He brings along his track record with over 20 years’ experience of improving the overall bottle quality on production lines as well as reducing of existing bottle for beverage brands. His passion is about the future of PET development and sustainability through innovations and technology that Krones is consistently improving.

Krones is a German packaging and bottling machine manufacturer, and is one of the world’s leading manufacturer of lines for filling beverages in plastic and glass bottles or beverage cans. The company manufactures stretch blow-moulding machines for producing PET bottles, plus fillers, labellers, bottle washers, pasteurisers, inspectors, packers and palletisers. Krones product portfolio is complemented by material flow systems and process technology for producing beverages, plus syrup kitchens, for clients like breweries, dairies and soft-drink companies.

Understanding that Krones is essentially part of customers’ “production line” is what drives us to prepare and develop technical guidance through a collection of PET process data. The purpose is to provide timely customer service and deliver customised solution at a minimal cost. For us, each customer is a person with diverse needs and requirements, and is treated as a partner – efficiently, reliably and honestly.