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Bosch and Klenzaids plan joint venture in India

Bosch Packaging Technology and Klenzaids Contamination Controls Pvt. Ltd. are planning a joint venture in India. Both companies signed agreements to this effect on November 28, 2014. The plan is for Bosch to acquire a 49 percent share in Klenzaids, an owner-managed company that produces processing, packaging, and clean-room technology for the global pharmaceutical industry. …more


On product safari in Africa

Product Safari

A different kind of photo shoot: To get a better understanding of the east African market, its products, and its manufacturers, Bosch’s general manager for Kenya, Vandan Rughani, and Mathias Krug from Bosch Packaging Technology recently embarked on an expedition accompanied by local students. Over several days in October, the team visited marketplaces, supermarkets, and small retailers in Ethiopia and Uganda, and photographed the manufacturers’ addresses printed on local product labels. …more


Single-use filling system PreVAS nominated for German Packaging Award

PreVAS

Bosch Packaging Technology`s single-use filling system PreVAS has been nominated for a German Packaging Award in the “Packaging Machines (technology)” category, which recognizes outstanding technical solutions for packaging manufacturing. To be nominated, a company must have developed a certain machine or new technology that improves the quality, cost-effectiveness and efficiency of the packaging process. …more


Joachim Dittrich to lead the Liquid Food business unit

Joachim Dittrich

Joachim Dittrich (50) has been appointed head of the Liquid Food business unit at Bosch Packaging Technology. He succeeds Jürgen Katzenbach (45), who will become the unit’s commercial manager. The Liquid Food business unit develops, manufactures, and markets processing and packaging solutions for liquid and paste-like food, especially for customers in the dairy, fruit juice, and coffee industries. The personnel changes took effect on May 1, 2014. …more


Bosch Packaging Technology aims to keep strengthening its leading position until 2020

Save Food

By 2020, Bosch Packaging Technology aims to grow considerably faster than the market, and to further expand its leading position in the realm of process and packaging technology around the world. “We expect to see fundamental change in the market for packaging machinery. We not only want to react to this change, we also aim to help shape it,” said Friedbert Klefenz, President of Bosch Packaging Technology, during the company’s press conference at the Interpack trade show in Düsseldorf. On the basis of its PA 2020 strategy, the manufacturer of special machinery aims to continue expanding its business in the established markets, and to grow especially in Asia and Africa. In addition to this, the company intends to spur further growth by venturing into new fields of business. …more


Our exhibition highlights from the Interpack 2014

The entire packaging machinery industry is in a time of change, the defining trends of which are still ever stricter regulations on production hygiene, constantly changing consumer requirements, and the imperative to cut costs. We at Bosch Packaging Technology are determined not simply to react to these changes, but to play an active part in shaping them. …more


Bosch Packaging Technology maintains high growth rate

Sales planned to reach 1.5 billion euros by 2015
Bosch Packaging Technology continued growing faster than the packaging machinery industry in 2013, breaking the onebillion-euro sales mark for the first time. “We are exactly on track,” said Friedbert Klefenz, president of Bosch Packaging Technology. We increased our sales in fiscal 2013 from 914 million euros to 1.1 billion euros, a rise of 22 percent. Adjusted for consolidation effects, that equates to growth of 6.4 percent. Leaving aside exchange rate effects, internal growth at Packaging Technology reached ten percent. By comparison, figures from the German association of mechanical engineers (VDMA) put growth in the German packing machinery industry at only four percent. In 2013, we employed around 5,600 people at over 30 locations, 12 percent more than in the previous year. We will present details of its performance in 2013 at its annual press conference. Date: May 8, 2014, 10:00 a.m. at Interpack trade fair in Duesseldorf, Germany. …more


New site for Bosch Packaging Technology

Bosch China

Global center of competence for pharmaceuticals inspection technology
Bosch Packaging Technology has moved into a new location at Musashi, some 70 km north of Tokyo. Since the move there in late March, over 100 associates have been developing and manufacturing inspection technology for the pharmaceutical industry on premises covering 3,240 m2. A total of some 1.6 million euros was invested in the new site. Following relocation from Honjo to the much larger Musashi site, We now have considerably more space at our disposal for the development and assembly of its machines. This investment in the Musashi site underscores our commitment to Japan as a major market for pharmaceutical inspection technology. …more



Entry into PET blow-molding technology with acquisition of Tecsor

Tecsor

Bosch Packaging Technology, a leading supplier of process and packaging technology, finalized acquisition of the assets of Tecsor Machines et Systèmes S.A.S., based in Meyreuil near Marseille, France. The antitrust authorities have approved the appropriate documents. Agreements to this effect have already been signed in June this year. Tecsor develops and sells machinery for making and filling PET containers for liquid and paste-like foodstuffs, which are used in the food and beverage industry – as milk bottles or yogurt cups, for example. Set up in 2005, the company generated sales of roughly two million euros in 2012. Tecsor employs 14 associates. It has been agreed that the purchase price will not be disclosed. …more


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