Mohawk Enters European Sales Agreement with Metapaper

Metapaper will support all of Mohawk's Continental European sales, marketing and customer service operations.

Oct. 6, 2014 - Mohawk has announced a new partnership with Metapaper GmbH & Co., based in Stuttgart, Germany, to support sales and marketing for Mohawk’s Continental European operations.

Metapaper is Europe’s first online platform for the paper and printing industries. Under the agreement, Metapaper will begin supporting all of Mohawk’s Continental European sales, marketing and customer service operations effective October 6, 2014.

Metapaper founder, Axel Scheufelen, will serve as lead contact for Mohawk’s European operations, marketing, customer support and merchant sales. With more than 10 years of experience in the paper business and strong industry ties throughout Europe, Scheufelen is uniquely poised to advance Mohawk operations in the region.

Scheufelen and Metapaper’s customer support team will work closely with Joe O’Connor, Senior Vice President, International Sales, Mohawk.

“As Mohawk’s European business continues to grow, we are committed to building new relationships and expanding our reach. With Axel Scheufelen’s significant industry experience and leadership and his connected, multilingual team at Metapaper, we will continue to create new opportunities and enhance Mohawk’s brand awareness to further European growth,” said O’Connor.

To facilitate European distribution, Mohawk utilizes a warehouse near Metapaper’s Stuttgart, Germany headquarters. Mohawk also operates an office in Cupar, Scotland, which is managed by Russell Murphy, Mohawk’s UK Sales and Marketing Manager.

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SOURCE: Mohawk