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Midori Wakabayashi joins Nordson as Sales and Technical Support Assistant for EDI® Extrusion and Coating Dies

25 Sep 2017

TOKYO, September 25, 2017: Nordson KK has appointed Midori Wakabayashi as a sales and technical support assistant.


Nordson KK supplies new EDI® extrusion and coating dies to the Asian market and provides remanufacturing services for existing dies. Ms. Wakabayashi will work with the in-house sales staff and provide technical support for customers. In addition, she will coordinate between customers in Asia and the engineers at Nordson’s die manufacturing operation in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, USA


“The addition of Ms. Wakabayashi to our team is part of an ongoing expansion of Nordson KK’s capabilities for serving the Asian market,” said Hidemaro Takehara, general manager of Nordson’s Polymer Processing Systems business group in Japan. “Her engineering experience involving industrial components will contribute to our goal of providing rapid local support to our customers throughout the region.”


Midori Wakabayashi comes to Nordson from IIDA Denki Kogyo, a builder of ignition systems for engines, where she spent four years in the engineering department.


She holds a BA degree from International Christian University in Japan and an MSc degree from the Gradual School of Science at the University of Tokyo.




Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures and markets differentiated products and systems used for the precision dispensing of adhesives, coatings, sealants, biomaterials, polymers,  plastics and other materials, fluid management, test and inspection, UV curing and plasma surface treatment, all supported by application expertise and direct global sales and service.  Nordson serves a wide variety of consumer non-durable, durable and technology end markets including packaging, nonwovens, electronics, medical, appliances, energy, transportation, construction, and general product assembly and finishing.  Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, the company has operations and support offices in more than 30 countries.  Visit Nordson on the web at http://www.nordson.com, @Nordson_Corp, or www.facebook.com/nordson.


Nordson Polymer Processing Systems provides customers with engineered components to melt, homogenize, filter, meter, and give shape to plastic and fluid coating materials. Nordson Corporation leverages the collective plastics industry experience from a series of strategic acquisitions to offer a uniquely broad portfolio of industry-leading technologies.  Nordson delivers a full range of precision melt stream products — from screws and barrels for extrusion and injection molding — to filtration systems, pumps, and valves — to the extrusion dies and pelletizing systems to meet the constantly evolving needs of the polymer industry.


Nordson Corporation provides customers with local technical sales, service and remanufacturing capabilities through sales organizations and regional manufacturing facilities in over 30 countries.  To learn more visit us at http://www.nordsonpolymerprocessing.com or www.facebook.com/NordsonPPS.

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