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Record investment and growth trend

The August Faller Group recorded a sales increase of three percent to €123 million in the 2017 financial year. The growth trend is expected to continue in 2018: the group plans an increase in sales of five percent to €129 million. To this end, Faller is announcing an investment budget of a record €17.8 million. A stable equity ratio of 44 percent, the first successful steps towards internationalisation with the positive development of companies in Denmark and Poland, as well as the further strengthening of the European production network, lead to expect another positive result in 2018. Mehr erfahren

Smart Packaging prototype

With the Smart Packaging prototype of a “counting folding carton”, the August Faller Group has designed an innovative packaging solution to improve compliance and make handling the medicine easier for the patients. The intelligent, interactive pharmaceutical packaging is equipped with a small e-paper display and electronic controls (buttons). With the development of smarter packaging, this specialist for secondary packaging in the pharma/ pharmaceutical and healthcare industry meets the needs of increased digitalisation on the e-health market and the growing interest in interactive packaging solutions. Mehr erfahren

Trade fair review: Gerhard Schubert GmbH at ProSweets in Cologne

Flowmodul – maximum flexibility in packaging confectionery products in flowpacks  Crailsheim – At the ProSweets trade fair, Schubert presented its latest development in TLM technology: the Flowmodul. “Several current orders, combined with many already installed Flowmoduls, proves that we correctly identified and understood our customers’ needs with our flow-wrapping component,” says Ralf Schubert, Managing Director Mehr erfahren

Pharma Compliance Pack wins another award

The packaging solution Pharma Compliance Pack from the August Faller Group combines two important industry requirements: It supports patients in correctly taking medication and fulfils the requirements regarding more room for information with its leporello label. The company has now received a further renowned distinction for the innovative solution that was already awarded the German Packaging award in 2016 and the Pharmapack Award in 2017: the German Design Award 2018 in the “Packaging” category. The award ceremony took place on February 9th at the Ambiente trade fair. Mehr erfahren

Double the pleasure in double packs – Gerhard Schubert GmbH at the Anuga FoodTec in Cologne, Hall 8, Stand D080/E089

When the international food and beverage industry meets at the Anuga FoodTec in Cologne from 20 to 23 March 2018, Gerhard Schubert GmbH will be presenting a TLM system for packaging yogurt cups in flowpacks. For this purpose, the system is equipped with the Flowmodul flow-wrapping component, which is seamlessly integrated into the machine. The 3D scanner, also from Schubert, ensures the quality of the packaged products on the line. Mehr erfahren