Pesmel and Core Link enter a contract of cooperation within
paper roll handling

Pesmel and Core Link have agreed to cooperate in strengthening their position as leading suppliers of material flow solutions to paper, nonwoven, glass fibre and paper converting industries. In line with the cooperation and its business strategy Pesmel aim to focus on material flow solutions where the core technologies are automated warehousing and related software. For Core Link the focus is on strengthening its market position in roll handling, wrapping and related solutions. In addition, the companies can together offer comprehensive material handling packages to match customer requirements with a wide range of supply scopes.

The roll handling functions of Pesmel and Core Link operate within Core Link’s organization as of January 1, 2023. As part of the contract between Pesmel and Core Link it has been agreed that Pesmel’s roll handling team in Finland will transfer over to the Core Link organization, however, continuing to work from within the Pesmel premises. In addition to the close cooperation of the operation teams, the customers will benefit from a strong concentration of R&D and know-how in material flow and the collaboration of the companies’ global sales and service networks.

For more information, please contact

Tony Leikas, CEO, Pesmel at or
Jörgen Jensen, CEO, Core Link at

Pesmel is a leading provider of integrated material flow solutions for the pulp and paper, steel, non-ferrous metal, and tire industries globally. The company is a single source for all functions and related software in automated handling, packing, sorting, storing and shipping. The scope of supply is integrated with the mill processes and resource planning with the help of an advanced warehouse management system.

Core Link has been the market leader with deep process knowledge and technical know-how in core-, broke and roll handling systems to paper and converting industry. The company has all the necessary in-house competence to deliver complete systems in accordance with specific customer needs. We support all customers through the lifetime of the systems including all after-sales services such as: spare parts, field service, rebuilds and upgrades.