"Heidelberger Druckmaschinen" tag

Postpress packaging market

Heidelberg and MK Masterwork launched the new folder glue Diana Easy

On June 1st, more than 40 customers were able to visit the MK Masterwork factory at an open house event held in Nové Mesto, Slovakia and see where and how the new machine is manufactured.

In May this year Heidelberg and MK Masterwork launched the new folder gluer model, the Diana Easy, simultaneously at China Print in Beijing and at a dedicated packaging event in Wiesloch, Germany.

Acquisitions

Heidelberg takes over Fujifilm’s coatings and pressroom chemicals operations in Emea

This transaction is another step in pursuing the company’s growth strategy of developing a fully comprehensive cross-sector portfolio that is geared toward specific customer requirements.

By taking over the coatings and pressroom chemicals operations in the Emea region of its strategic partner Fujifilm Europe BV, Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) is expanding into the attractive growth segment for consumables.

Appointments

Oliver Jung joins the Supervisory Board of Heidelberg

He was appointed by the Mannheim registry court on 23 May 2017 until this year’s general meeting of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG on 27 July 2017.

Oliver Jung  has joined the Supervisory Board of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg).

Market

A new growth strategy and improvement in profitability for Heidelberg

The company’s Management Board is presenting Heidelberg goes digital!, a package of measures for the years ahead with a strategic focus on technology leadership, digital transformation and operational excellence.

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) has underlined aspirations to further strengthen the company’s trailblazing position in the printing press sector with the presentation of a new corporate strategy.

Acquisitions

Heidelberg is expanding its Industry 4.0 offering with software provider Docufy

This operation will complement the portfolio of the company's Digital Platforms division.

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) has acquired Docufy GmbH  with effect from 1 May 2017.

Events

Heidelberg at China Print 2017 has presented innovative printing solutions

At the event, the company showcased the industry’s digitized future, with the aim of helping Chinese print shops carry out a success transformation and achieve sustainable growth in the current digital era.

China Print 2017,  from May 9th to 13th in Beijing, trade show for the print media industry, has come to a successful conclusion.

Financial Results

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen achieves targets for the year 2016/2017

Sales after 12 months were slightly up at 2.524 billion euro (previous year: 2.512 billion euro). In the final quarter alone, sales increased by just under 20 percent to 845 million euro (previous year: 710 million euro).

In the final quarter of financial year 2016/2017 (January 1, 2017 to March 31, 2017), Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) recorded its best sales and result since 2008.

Installations

US: Indiana Carton invests in a Heidelberg 1650 wide-Web flexo press

The press is equipped with the latest technology and includes an in-line sheeter and an automatic washing system for all print units.

In order to support ambitious growth plans, Indiana Carton Company (ICC) has ordered and will soon get delivery of a new, 7-color 65 inch wide Heidelberg Intro flexo press for large-format folding carton…

Packaging

colordruck Baiersbronn becomes pilot customer for Heidelberg Primefire 106

In the future, the leading innovator from the Black Forest will be able to offer its customers from all over Europe opportunities for mass customization by personalization and individualization of packaging.

The German packaging service provider colordruck Baiersbronn, which operates throughout Europe, has been confirmed as pilot user of the Primefire 106, the first industrial digital printing system in B1 format from Heidelberger Druckmaschinen…

Installations

Germany: media service provider Petermann opts to use Prinect Production Manager

From now on, the company will be controlling its offset and digital printing systems from one workflow. Users have access to the latest software versions at all times.

The media service provider and commercial printer Petermann GZW, Druckerei und Verlag, based in Bad Nauheim, Germany, is the first customer worldwide to opt to use a Prinect Production Manager, which Heidelberger Druckmaschinen…

Print and Digital Communication World © 2017 All Rights Reserved