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Alpla Group: new CEO from 2021

Alpla Group: new CEO from 2021

The Management Board of the Alpla Group is being restructured – Philipp Lehner will succeed Günther Lehner as CEO on 1 January 2021. Günther Lehner will assume the position of Chairman.


Südpack opens new site in Erolzheim

Südpack opens new site in Erolzheim

In a frame adapted to the current situation the opening of the new Südpack production site in Erolzheim was celebrated on 6 October 2020 after two years of construction.


New Head of Process Technologies at Engel Austria

New Head of Process Technologies at Engel Austria

Dr. Johannes Kilian is the new Head of Process Technologies at Engel Austria. This appointment sees Engel further strengthening its process technology development, which is strongly driven by digitalisation.


Rapid Granulator Group appoints new CEO

Rapid Granulator Group appoints new CEO

Rapid Granulator, the leading recycling equipment manufacturer and solution provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jonas Wästberg as new CEO of the Rapid Granulator Group, effective September 1st.


Arburg welcomes 2,000th apprentice

Arburg welcomes 2,000th apprentice

With a well-founded apprenticeship programme that has been awarded three certifications, Arburg has been making sustained investments in its future for over 70 years.


Management change at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Italia

Management change at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Italia

With effect from 1 June 2020 Paolo Zirondoli has taken the position of Managing Director at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery (Italia) S.r.l. He succeeds Roberto Sallemi, who headed the company since its foundation in 2018.


Polykemi Group increases the efforts in China

Polykemi Group increases the efforts in China

Polykemi Compounds in Kunshan, China has recently finished their third factory building. This gives the company the possibility to install at least five additional extruding lines, that would increase the production capacity by more than 10 000 tonnes per year.


Kiefel strengthens its management

Kiefel strengthens its management

Kiefel GmbH, member of the Brückner Group and market-leading engineering company for plastics processing, is reinforcing its management.