American Pan and Turbelco announced a new partnership in the form of a new company called Turbelco, an American Pan Company. Turbelco has facilities in Turkey and Germany, which will continue to operate as before and will receive upgrades. Jason Bowman, President of American Pan Europe & MENA, and Metin and Irem Akyilmaz announced the formation of the company and upcoming “strong investment plans”.
This investment plan includes updating the facility in Germany to provide refurbishment services for DuraShield® and OptiShield® coated pans, American Pan’s long-life, non-stick coatings.
Metin Akyilmaz, founder and General Manager of Turbelco commented, “We are very excited about partnering with such a strong, experienced, and innovative company. This will allow Turbelco to offer new products and services to our existing customers as well as expand our products into new markets.”
William Bundy, President of Global Manufacturing for American Pan stated, “Our goal is to always be where our customers need us, when they need us. Partnering with Turbelco provides us with the means to advance that strategy with an exceptional team that has the same dedication to investment, innovation, and customer service.”
Offering a final thought, Irem Akyilmaz, added “It is very exciting to bring together two family-centric companies and continue to grow our business together, to better service the global baking industry.”
American Pan is a division of Bundy Baking Solutions and is headquartered in Urbana, Ohio USA with additional facilities in Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Mexico, Romania, Spain, Sweden, and UK.
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