Malek Factory forges its label future with 2nd BOBST M5 Line

Jordanian label converter Malek Factory has grown with BOBST over recent years with an M5 inline UV flexo and multi-process printing and converting press for labels. Now the company is set to further expand their business by increasing capacity with a new 8-color M5 line acquired in February 2019.

With its modern infrastructure Malek Factory, headquartered in Nour, near the capital Amman, has built a very vibrant and successful business, manufacturing high quality self-adhesive labels, shrink sleeves, IML and aluminum foils for an array of industries including food, pharma, chemical and cosmetics.
The BOBST label technology has been instrumental in supporting our growth. Competition is fierce in the region but with the right combination of technology and economics that the M5 lines deliver we are fulfilling our mission of providing our customers with a flexible and timely service and the most distinctive label designs and shapes” explained Mr. Sabbagh Malek, owner of the company.
BOBST M5 inline UV flexo lines are very flexible production tools. Their multi process press configuration makes them capable of fulfilling the widest range of printing and converting requirements in terms of added-value finishing and label shapes. The advanced automation features ensure high productivity and repeatable quality of the final printed product, enhanced with finishing applications and die-cut in a single pass.
Malek Factory’s latest M5 has been equipped with a number of inline multi-process options that will enable the company to meet the strong increase in demand for current production, but also to implement the ambitious growth plans that the company envisions.
“As one of the premier label suppliers in the region, we have to keep abreast of the constantly evolving trends and applications of the label industry” said Mr Malek “We know from our experience with the first M5 how BOBST equipment and scalable technology solutions can support us in being at the leading edge of the industry’s label trends“.


Serving our Community by Renovating Na’ours Community Park

By showing our social responsibility, Malek Factory took the initiative to improve and give back to the local community.

– 4000 Sqm area

– Handicap accessible

– Sand playing area

– Walking path

– Seating benches

– Soccer field



ISO Certification Announcement






Malek Factory has undertaken to incorporate internationally recognized ISO 9001:2008 Certification. We have been working to successfully complete the stages of implementation, analysis and evaluation. Today, we are proud to announce that all our efforts have been compensated with the achievement of ISO certification.
With this prestigious certification, our clients can be assured and confident to work with a company providing quality that have been internationally recognized.

This certification represents our commitment to set up strategic alliances with clients and suppliers, always seeking win-win relationships to benefit your clients. It also reinforces our continual improvement process through feedback from our daily operations.

We are very pleased to share this great news with you, our clients and friends.


New Gidue press for Malek Factory in Jordan







Malek Factory, important label company based in Jordan has invested in Nuova Gidue Master M5 8k fully servo controlled. Since 1976 Malek Factory supplies market for hot foil label and ribbon with a particular interest in food and confectionery labels.

“The new machine is the answer to increase demand of quick deliveries and short set up times” states Mr. Sabbahg, general manager and owner of Malek Factory. “In fact Master M5 is the best solution for label’s production and unlimited packaging with digital printing quality”.

“We selected Master M5 because it seems to us the best choice with regard to the current label market and our strategy. We expect that the new machine is able to increase the capacity, add value to product and satisfy our customer demands.” continues Mr. Sabbagh.

To accomplish this job Malek Factory choose the new Gidue machine because is very easy to set up (inks, anilox, print cylinders, ect..) and it is suitable from a minimum job to arrive a large job. As a matter of fact, the Master M5 with the special geometry of the Flower head prevents the mechanical wear from influencing the printing quality, the print cylinder is held without guides and all tolerances are recuperated. Also the  new “open rail” technology allows easy access to the upper web converting accessories and with the “short and suspended” web path to provide a comfortable access to the press  it is going to be easy to use by operators.

The Malek family appreciated the good GIDUE support during their investment decision and during installation for the qualified team.

In the picture: on the right Mr. Malek Sabbahg with his brother Mr Moutaz with Cristina Toffolo, Gidue Sales Director and Ermes Casanova, Gidue printer.


Malek Factory has been moved to a new location






Malek Factory has been moved to a new location in 2011 with a larger space (2000 m) to take into consider of the requirements of the production process, equipped the latest safety equipments, and in a strategic location near of Amman city in a beautiful place in Naour to serve all locations


The park is built on a four-dunum space, It was designed for special-needs use in its facilities of sandplaces for children, pedestrian walkways, visiting places and a football pitch.

The park is an initiative of Ahmed Salim al-Sabagh’s  heirs / Malek Factory community service, the park is ready now to serve honored visitors.