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ILLIES GROUP in 2019 — 160 years of trading with technologies in Asia

In 2019 the ILLIES GROUP celebrates 160 years of trading with technologies in Asia. Based on our technology portfolio and our range of services, ILLIES is always at the prevalent level of the latest developments and trends.

2019 is a special year during which we share - under the category "160 Years of ILLIES" — stories of ILLIES that we have found during our search through the archives or those which we are currently creating.


 

ILLIES GROUP - NEWS ABOUT EVENTS AND INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGIES

ShanghaiTex 2019

The 19th International Exhibition on Textile Industry, ShanghaiTex, will be held from 25-28 November, 2019 in Shanghai New International Expo Centre. More than 1.200 exhibitors from 95 countries are...

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KARL MAYER and ILLIES welcome world-leading textile industrialists to exclusive customer event in Vietnam

A genuine handshake matters – particularly with regard to customer loyalty and especially in times where we are constantly connected by technology; it has so much more value than any text message...

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ILLIES participated in the ICE CREAM trade fair in Tianjin

Our colleagues from ILLIES China participated in ICE CREAM CHINA, the annual event for the ice cream and frozen food industry in China, which was held from October 12-14, 2019 in the Chinese city...

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Taiwan Knitting Industry Association reports about ITMA 2019 in Barcelona

The biggest event for the Textile Industry, ITMA 2019, was held in June in Barcelona, Spain.
Now, the Taiwan Knitting Industry Association reported detailed about the exhibition

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160 years ILLIES - Nijūbashi, the iron bridge to the Imperial Palace

The formal inauguration of the Japanese emperor Naruhito on 22 October 2019 marks the end of the transitional period between the Heisei and Reiwa era. The road to Tokyo's imperial palace leads over...

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ILLIES recommends K fair: Explore the entire performance spectrum and diversity of innovative applications of the plastics and rubber industry, with our technology experts

The World’s No.1 Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber will take place from 19 – 26 October 2019 in Duesseldorf, Germany. ILLIES’ technology experts from China, Japan, Korea and Vietnam will be on-site...

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PACK PRINT 2019 hits a record number of visitors

This year’s edition of the biggest packaging and printing trade fair in Asia, PACK PRINT, registered a record number of visitors and exhibitors. According to the organizers, more than 19.000 visitors...

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ILLIES Thailand will demonstrate a new packaging machine at Pack Print International in Bangkok

At the coming PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL 2019 our colleagues from C. ILLIES (Thailand) will demonstrate a brand-new machine made by one of the leading machinery manufacturers Kolbus. The exhibition is a...

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K.K. IRISU will introduce unique forming technologies for the Automotive Industry at MF Tokyo

Our subsidiary in Japan K.K. IRISU (C. ILLIES) will introduce unique forming technologies provided by our technology partners Felss GmbH and Andritz Kaiser GmbH at the upcoming Metal Forming Fair (MF)...

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ILLIES begins cooperation with DURST Phototechnik AG in the Japanese market

Following the joint participation at the Label Forum in Tokyo at the beginning of July, 2019; K.K. IRISU (ILLIES Japan) and the Italian manufacturer of advanced digital production technologies DURST...

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KOMSCO commissions ILLIES with the supply of two turnkey passport systems from BW Papersystems

In March ILLIES won the tender of Korea Minting and Security Printing & ID Card Operating Corporation (KOMSCO) for two complete passport systems. The company will supply the Korean manufacturer of...

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At ILLIES it’s all about customer service – then, as now

Over the last 160 years, ILLIES has experienced a great deal of change in its vivid corporate history, while customer service has remained constantly the heart of our daily business. Then, as well as...

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DEEP DIVE INTO THE FUTURE OF TEXTILES AT ITMA BARCELONA 2019

The world’s largest international textile and garment technology exhibition ITMA Barcelona 2019, took place from 20-26 June, 2019. Many visitors are already expecting the next highlight-event for the...

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Label Forum 2019 in Japan – K. K. IRISU (C. ILLIES & CO.) presented its partner DURST Phototechnik and OMET

One of the most important events for the label printing and packaging industry in Japan – Label Forum 2019 – was held on 9-10 July in Tokyo. Over 100 local and international exhibitors demonstrated...

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160 years ILLIES – a throwback in our company history

ILLIES is turning 160. A great opportunity to go on a throwback #tbt as if it were 1859 - back to the early days of the company. Take a look at our gallery to see how it all began!

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ProPak Asia 2019: C. ILLIES (Thailand) participated successfully at the biggest processing and packaging event in Asia

This year’s trade fair for the processing and packaging industry ProPak, was attended again by hundreds of international exhibitors and machinery manufacturers from all over the world. More than...

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Visit C. ILLIES (Thailand) at ProPak Asia in Bangkok

One of the most significant international trade fairs for processing and packaging in Asia ProPak, will be held in June 12-15, 2019 in Bangkok. C. ILLIES (Thailand) will participate in the event and...

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Chinaplas 2019: Chinese customers continue to show great interest in thermoformed visible body parts for electric cars

This year's Chinaplas in Guangzhou confirmed the trend that has been emerging since last year, that the Chinese market is increasingly demanding machines for the production of top-quality,...

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KARL MAYER takes over the ISO film cutting and stretching unit of the bs Group

Karl Mayer expands its production repertoire with the ISO unit for the cutting and stretching of foil tapes. The German mechanical engineering company took over the ISO film cutting and stretching...

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Change of times in Japan - Congratulations on the beginning of the Reiwa era in Japan

Tonight, the Japanese Emperor Akihito abdicated after 30 years of regency and handed over the Chrysanthemum Throne to his son Naruhito. With this, the era Heisei ("peace everywhere") ended and the new...

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ILLIES Engineering (Taipei) participates in "Smart Manufacturing in the Textile Industry" conference in Taiwan

ILLIES Engineering (Taipei) Ltd. participated in the "Smart Manufacturing in the Textile Industry – Interdisciplinary Technical Media Conference" organized by the Industrial Bureau of the Ministry of...

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SaigonTex 2019 confirmed the global significance of Vietnam’s textile and apparel industry

At SaigonTex 2019, held from 10 – 13 April 2019 at SECC in Ho-Chi-Minh City, ILLIES presented its Textile Portfolio and the technological solutions of its leading partners Karl Mayer, Oerlikon Manmade...

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ILLIES and Rieter are working hand in hand to support Vietnamese customers

ILLIES VIETNAM is opening a repair center for electronic and mechanical parts of Rieter machines. Both companies are working hand in hand to cover efficient local after-sales service for the...

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ILLIES presents its Textile Portfolio at Vietnam's major Textile Fair SaigonTex

At this year’s SaigonTex from 10. April - 13. April 2019 at SECC Ho Chi Minh City, ILLIES ENGINEERING VIETNAM will present textile technology solutions of its leading partners: Karl Mayer, Oerlikon...

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Change in the Management of KOREA ILLIES ENGINEERING

Our affiliate company KOREA ILLIES ENGINEERING (KIECO) has new top management. On 1st of March, 2019, Mr. Tobias Elsner took over the position as President of KIECO from Mr. Michael Spatz, who has...

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3D Printer News from Japan: A 2 trillion Yen market for metal 3D printed parts by 2030

In February 2019, Japan’s New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) announced research results on metal additive manufacturing (AM) processes and functional chemical...

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ILLIES Thailand celebrates the Buddhist tradition of merit-making

A merit-making ceremony (ทำบุญ - thâmbûn) was held in the office premises of C. ILLIES Thailand. This Buddhist tradition is usually celebrated by our colleagues once or twice a year.

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ILLIES at SEMICON China: Solutions for contactless ultrasonic transport and handling

ILLIES China exhibits ZS-Handling's non-contact ultrasonic transport and handling technology at SEMICON China. Meet ILLIES from March 20-22 on booth 1125 / Hall N1 at Shanghai New International Expo...

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160 years of ILLIES

From the first documented ILLIES representation in the area of paper machines to today's 3D printing, ILLIES has witnessed and accompanied revolutionary developments in the printing industry. In a...

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ILLIES Japan (K.K. IRISU) starts co-operation with ROBOZE, the leader in PEEK 3D printing

Last week a 3D specialist from K.K. IRISU, our affiliate company in Japan, visited the Italian headquarters of ROBOZE. The company is one of the most advanced suppliers of professional 3D printers...

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ILLIES Thailand co-organizes seminar "Say "No" to PVC banner and single use Plastic"

C. ILLIES (Thailand) organized in January 2019 several seminars under the moto “Save the Planet!”. Together with the well-known partner and leading supplier for eco-friendly and high-quality printed...

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ILLIES Japan presents 3D solutions at the Design Engineering & Manufacturing Solutions Expo 2019 in Tokyo

At booth WEST4-26 ILLIES Japan hosts an exciting collection of its 3D portfolio. Stop by to learn more about how to optimize your Additive Manufacturing workflow!

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ILLIES completes textile portfolio in Vietnam with systems for short-staple fibre spinning made by Rieter

The service range of ILLIES Vietnam for the components of Graf + Cie AG convinces parent group Rieter. Since December 1, ILLIES completes its local textile portfolio with systems for short-staple...

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ILLIES donates 300 hours of individual tuition for ARCHE children

As in the previous years, ILLIES will forgo the usual Christmas presents and donate instead 300 hours of individual tuition for the children of the ARCHE in Jenfeld and Billstedt in Hamburg.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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