Company News

10/13/2017

Indian ambassador visits Schmalz in Glatten

High-ranking visitors to J. Schmalz GmbH in Glatten: The managing directors Wolfgang Schmalz and Andreas Beutel welcomed the Indian ambassador Mrs. Mukta Dutta Tomar as well as the Parliamentary State Secretary Hans-Joachim Fuchtel.

10/05/2017

Opening of New Schmalz Sales Center in Japan

After less than a year of construction, Schmalz held a traditional ceremony to officially open its new sales center in Japan.

08/30/2017

Schmalz at the Motek Trade Show: Smart Vacuum Technology with Utility Value

As the leading provider of vacuum technology, Schmalz supports its customers on the way toward networked production. The company will be at Motek 2017 in Stuttgart, Germany from October 9 to 12. At booth 3101 in Hall 3, Schmalz will demonstrate how vacuum technology can provide the operator with important process data through various channels, make automation procedures transparent, and thus bring increases to productivity.

08/10/2017

Schmalz continues to grow: New production and office building opened in the USA

In July of this year, the vacuum specialist Schmalz christened the new headquarters of its USA branch in Raleigh, North Carolina, an investment of around USD 6.5 million.

07/28/2017

Schmalz reinforces location in Glatten, Germany: Ground broken for modern office building

J. Schmalz GmbH is continuing to grow. The company is expanding its central Sales and Development facility by a new office building with five floors. This is just the most recent of its efforts to build up its headquarters in Glatten, Germany. Representing an investment of around six million euros, the new building will provide 3,500 square meters (nearly 38,000 square feet) of space for 140 office workplaces. The guest list for the official groundbreaking ceremony included mayor Tore-Derek Pfeifer, the supervising architects from Schneider...

07/20/2017

Schmalz China won the Golden Finger Robot Prize

The prize was awarded by CMIF, China Machinery Industry Federation.

05/12/2017

Vacuum Specialist Schmalz Joins the Swiss LeanFactory Group

What does "Lean Production" stand for? And how am I able to design leaner processes? The LeanFactory Group connects entrepreneurs and companies with interesting solutions to discuss theses topics.

04/21/2017

Schmalz acquires the GPS – Gesellschaft für Produktionssysteme GmbH

The Schmalz Group is expanding: With retroactive effect from January 1, 2017, Schmalz has acquired all the shares of “GPS Gesellschaft für Produktionssysteme GmbH” (Association for Production Systems) in Stuttgart. Schmalz is specialized on automation and handling solutions based on vacuum. GPS becomes part of the international Schmalz network with 17 locations worldwide.

04/18/2017

Schmalz at Ligna: Wood working enhanced by vacuum technology

“Making more out of wood” was the motto at Ligna 2017 in Hanover, from May 22 to 26. Workpiece handling plays an integral tole in commercial wood working. J. Schmalz GmbH will be presenting powerful systems for manual and automated vacuum handling in the wood and furniture industries in hall 15, booth A06. A new addition is the area gripper FMHD for reliable transport of unplaned workpieces.

04/06/2017

Schmalz at Interpack 2017: Vacuum Technology for Efficient Handling of Packages

From May 4 to 10, 2017 in Düsseldorf, Germany, everything will focus on packaging. J. Schmalz GmbH will be presenting solutions for automated and manual vacuum handling at the Interpack trade show. The highlights at booth A40 in hall 13 will include oval tubular bag suction cups for fast flow-wrap processes and silicone bellows suction cups for the food and beverage industry that can be detected by a metal detector.