Tolon, the Turkish manufacturer of commercial laundry equipment, has opened a branch office in Belgium and has appointed Carine Derez as vice president of sales to oversee its expansion in Europe.

In her new role, Derez will be responsible for the build-up and expansion of the current distributor network. She has enjoyed a successful career in the laundry world, with 24 years of experience in sales, marketing, service and product management.

The European sales office is at Bijenstraat 6, 9051 Sint-Denijs-Westrem, Belgium.

TOLON FACTORY: Founded in 1937, Tolon has a factory in Izmir, which is ISO 9001 certified