Marbach Werkzeugbau was once again represented at Interplastica in Moscow in 2018. This international trade fair for plastics and rubber took place from 23 to 26 January. It is the traditional annual kick-off event for the industry, and serves as a mood barometer for many insiders.
Marbach exhibited its latest developments at its stand. The Marbach Turner, a thermoformed cup with a resealable screw cap, was the main attraction at the Marbach stand. But also the Marbach tool MT|easy speed attracted the attention of the visitors. Marbach Area Sales Manager Martin Dörr: "Our attendance at Interplastica was extremely successful. The atmosphere at the fair was very good and the interest in our innovations was considerable. Discussions with visitors provided many new starting points and challenges. In addition to making many new contacts, maintaining long-standing customer relationships was an important part of our trade fair strategy. Because continuous partnerships lead to strategic advantages and a win-win situation, since well-established teams can react faster and better to new market demands. "
The next Interplastica will take place in January 2019.
Marbach was recently visited by its customer Å&R Carton Lund AB for an audit. Å&R Carton looked closely at Marbach from a number of viewpoints and certified Marbach with a very good performance.
With its marbanick|2 for paperboard tools, Marbach has brought a hand tool onto the market that convinces users with its flexibility and simplicity. Since its introduction in May 2018, Marbach has sold almost 200 of these hand-held devices.
Marbach expands its Die Supplies & Automation division. From 01 February 2019, André Angermeir joins the Marbach team as the new Sales Manager. With Angermeir, Marbach has been able to gain an industry insider with a wealth of experience in the world of cutting-dies.
Marbach expands further. After having opened die production facilities in the USA, Malaysia and China in the past years, Marbach will open a Marbach Die Supplies subsidiary in Mexico in January. From here Marbach will supply materials to Mexican and North American die and packaging manufacturers. In addition, training in the application of technologies will be offered. Marbach's goal is to support the Mexican market in its further development.