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German machine manufacturer GEORG celebrates 70th anniversary

The German machine manufacturer GEORG celebrated their 70th anniversary by organizing the GEORG Tech Fair 2018 with numerous presentations and many guests in the headquarter in Kreuztal. More than 170...

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CIPM 2018 (autumn edition) — ILLIES at China’s leading trade fair for the Pharmaceutical Industry

From 5th to 7th November, ILLIES welcomes you at booth No. A 1 12-1 at the CIPM 2018 (autumn edition). Our sales team from Beijing and Guangzhou will show you the latest technologies for the...

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Hello future! Our newbies start dual study at ILLIES

This year two dual students are starting their professional future with ILLIES. For the exciting start we wanted to know from Anastasiya and Leon what they are looking forward to and what picture they...

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ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018 Shanghai — the industry-leading platform for textile machinery in China

ILLIES’ technology partners present exciting solutions on digitization, sustainability, automation and much more at the industry-leading platform for textile machinery ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018 in...

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ALLPACK INDONESIA 2018 - ILLIES presents the latest developments of leading machine manufacturers for the pharmaceutical industry

Visit ILLES in hall A3, booth AD015 and discover technological solutions for pharmaceutical solid processing, aseptic filling and closing, blister packaging and cartoning, and barrier systems for...

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Vietnamplas 2018: Exhibitor premiere for ILLIES comes to a successful end

The Vietnamplas ended on 7th October 2018 — time for a review of ILLIES´ first exhibition at one of the world’s largest plastic and rubber trade forum. Our specialists for Paper, Printing and...

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Discover how to produce delicious wafers and cones with the technologies of Walterwerk and I.M.A.R — visit ILLIES at ICECREAM CHINA 2018!

It´s ice cream time at ICECREAM CHINA 2018 in Tianjin and every scoop of ice cream needs a cone! Visit the ILLIES booth in Hall N2, Booth No. B963 to discover how to produce delicious wafers and cones...

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ILLIES Vietnam presents cutting-edge technologies at Vietnamplas 2018

ILLIES Engineering Vietnam presents cutting edge technologies in the field of blow molding machines, printing and converting equipment and bag making machines for flexible packaging industry at...

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C. ILLIES (Thailand) main sponsor of the 13th Thai Print Awards

This year’s Thai Print Awards, organized by the Thai Printing Association, has been held on 21st of September 2018 in Centara Grand Hotel at Central World in Bangkok, Thailand. Our affiliate company...

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KARL MAYER delivers its 125,000th machine to the Korean sports shoe fabric company Dong-Jin

ILLIES Korea supported successfully the delivery of KARL MAYER’s 125.000 machine to the well-known Korean sports shoe fabric company Dong-Jin. This new jacquard raschel machine has been specifically...

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KARL MAYER presents the future of the textile industry at ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018

Ecologically sustainable textile production, networked machines, two world debuts and how to build on textiles. To name only a few of the highlights why ILLIES is recommending a visit to KARL MAYER's...

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ILLIES secures honeycomb orders for structural aviation parts

In our continuous market evaluation and development, ILLIES JAPAN (K.K. IRISU, C. ILLIES & Co GmbH) reinforced the efforts in the supply chain for raw materials used by sub-contractors in the aviation...

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Symposia of Rieter’s Business Group Components in Vietnam

In a series of symposia held in Thai Binh, Hue and Ho Chi Minh City, the Swiss company Rieter successfully introduced not only its portfolio of advanced technology components and precision winding...

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K.K. IRISU organizes seminar to inform and promote 3D technologies to the Japanese industry

3D printers in use in 2018 are similar to the historical impact computing machines caused, when they hit the market in the 1980s; in recent years though, there have been remarkably rapid advancements...

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PROPAK 2018 in Bangkok – consumer demand grows further, industry continues to expand across Asia

The leading trade fair for the Processing & Packaging Industry in Asia, ProPak, was held from 13 - 16 June 2018 in Bangkok. Once again, the event offered many opportunities for customers and suppliers...

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ILLIES names new CFO

Stephan Hirschfeld appointed Chief Financial Officer of C. ILLIES & Co. HANDELSGESELLSCHAFT MBH effective June 1st, 2018.

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Groninger presents a unique line concept for vial processing at ACHEMA

The German manufacturer for pharmaceutical machinery Groninger, represented by the ILLIES GROUP in several Asian markets, will exclusively demonstrate its latest invention INTEGRA at the leading trade...

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More visitors and increased interest in thermoforming machines at CHINAPLAS 2018

The 32nd International Exhibition on Plastics & Rubber Industries in Asia took place from 23-27 April, 2018 in Shanghai. ILLIES CHINA presented on its own booth the leading German manufacturer of...

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SaigonTex 2018: foreign investments in the Vietnamese textile industry support the very good investment climate of the country

This year's textile fair SaigonTex, which took place in Ho Chi Minh City from April 11-14, 2018, made a positive and confident impression to the exhibitors and professionals from the textile industry....

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ILLIES China participated successfully in CIPM 2018

China International Pharmaceutical Machinery (CIPM) Tradeshow was held on 20 - 22 April, 2018 in Chongqing International Exposition Center. CIPM, organized by China Association for Pharmaceutical...

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Visibly increased interest in pharmaceutical industry in South Korea

From 17-20 April 2018, the International Process & Packaging Exhibition KOREA PACK/COPHEX was successfully held in South Korea. The event is one of the premier international trade fair for packaging,...

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VAT reducing in China starting from 1 May 2018

Starting from 1 May 2018, China’s tax rate for manufacturing will be lowered from 17 to 16 percent, and the rate for transportation, construction, basic telecommunication services and farm produce...

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The biggest textile fair in Indonesia ends successfully

This year's international textile fair INDO INTERTEX ended successfully on April 7, 2018. The organizers from Jakarta report a visitor count of over 14,400, including 632 exhibitors from 22 countries....

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New service for customers of the textile industry in Vietnam

ILLIES is expanding once more its services for customers of the textile industry in the field of short staple fiber spinning in Vietnam. Thanks to the newly launched facilities our colleagues in Ho...

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ILLIES organizes first Pharmaceutical Seminar for customers in Indonesia

PT. ILLIES ENG. INDONESIA organized the first seminar for customers from the Pharmaceutical Industry from 21-22 March, 2018. The event was held on both days all-day long in two different cities – in...

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ILLIES China presents non-contact ultrasonic transport and handling technology at SEMICON 2018 in Shanghai

SEMICON China 2018 was held on 14 – 16 March, 2018 in Shanghai New International Exhibition Centre. This trade show connects customers to the world’s fastest-growing and most dynamic microelectronics...

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ILLIES and KARL MAYER jointly organize workshops for customers in Vietnam

With increasing sales of warp knitting machines to the Vietnamese market, ILLIES newly started together with our principal KARL MAYER, series of workshops for customers in Vietnam.

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K.K. IRISU opened showroom as planned to present 3D solutions and other emerging industrial technologies to customers in Japan

K.K. IRISU (C. ILLIES & CO., LTD.) oficially opened a permanent showroom in the premises of IRISU BUILDING in Tokyo. The first invited customers could enjoy the live demonstration of 3D print...

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C. Michael Illies, CEO of the ILLIES GROUP, gives interview to a Japanese newspaper

German company, C. ILLIES & Co. enlarges its business into additive manufacturing field. Since the establishment in 1859, the company changes the handling products on a consistent basis and the...

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KIECO's team celebrates!

On 20th of December 2017, our colleagues from KIECO in Korea celebrated officially their 60th anniversary. The celebration was held in the Sky Kingdom 31st The Ribbon in Yongsan City Dragon Hotel.

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60 years in Korea – our affiliate company KIECO celebrates anniversary

Our affiliate company in South Korea KIECO (KOREA ILLIES ENGINEERING CO., LTD) celebrates its 60th anniversary in December 2017.
Over the years, KIECO has grown into a reliable partner for many...

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The ILLIES GROUP grows further - C. ILLIES & Co. acquires Ferrostaal (Thailand) Co. Ltd.

The ILLIES Group is growing by a new company, which is becoming part of the group. Mr. C. Michael Illies, President of C. ILLIES & Co. GmbH & Co. KG and Dr. John Benjamin Schroeder, President of...

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ILLIES presents German company and its patented technology at SEMICON in Taiwan

At this year’s SEMICON 2017 held from September 13 to 15 in Taiwan, ILLIES ENGINEERING TAIPEI presented the German company ZS-HANDLING GmbH which has developed an own "Ultrasonic Suspension...

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Indo Intertex 2017: New contracts for ILLIES and extensive exchange with professionals from the Textile Industry in Indonesia

This year’s International Textile & Garment Machinery & Accessories Exhibition Indo Intertex took place successfully from 19 - 21. April 2017 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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