Mettler-Toledo Safeline (, the leading manufacturer of metal detection and x-ray inspection equipment, today announced that Harry D. Seibert is joining the company as Head of Sales for the United States.

A seasoned sales executive with a diverse background of industrial business-to-business experience, Seibert comes to Mettler-Toledo Safeline from Polypore International, Inc. where he held the position of Vice President of Global Sales and Business Development for the Daramic lead-acid separator business.

Prior to joining Polypore, Seibert progressed through a number of sales, marketing and management positions at Avery Dennison, a global leader in labeling and packaging materials and solutions, and with Michelman Inc., a global developer of water-based coatings for the paper and packaging industry and surface modifiers, additives and polymers for numerous industries.

Viggo Nielsen, General Manager of Mettler Toledo Safeline made the announcement saying: "We are pleased to have Harry join and head up our already very experienced and strong sales team. This is not signaling a change of direction – this is about reinforcing our market presence and support to our key customers"

Adds Seibert, “I’m thrilled to join the Mettler-Toledo Safeline organization and look forward to building on their strong track record of success. Every day millions of people around the world count on a safe and reliable food supply, and I’m excited about the opportunity to help our customers meet these needs with industry-leading product inspection equipment and services.” 

Mettler Toledo Safeline is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mettler Toledo Inc., a global supplier of precision instruments with sales and service locations in 37 countries. The Mettler Toledo Product Inspection Group, consisting of Safeline, Hi-Speed, and CI-Vision, is the world’s leading supplier of in-line metal detectors, x-ray inspection systems, checkweighers, and machine vision systems.  Industries including food, beverage, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, personal care, plastics and chemicals use our solutions to continuously improve the quality of their products and improve the efficiency of their manufacturing and packaging processes.