Bizerba (UK) - Press Release: The weighing, cutting and labelling specialist Bizerba opens another location for the production of innovative and individual labels. The opening in Milton Keynes is an important milestone for the global player to expand its business in the UK and to be able to offer holistic solutions to customers from industry and trade.
Bizerba is proud to announce that they have opened new offices and label manufacturing facility in Milton Keynes, UK. In a state-of-the-art building, an ultra-modern printing plant has been set up, which specializes in the production of a wide variety of labels. The new plant is fully equipped with a ten full-colour EFA 530 printing press from MPS, in another first for the company. This means that they can produce all kind of labels which can be processed with Bizerba systems. Decorative labels, thermal labels and linerless labels are just as much a part of the portfolio as special labels that are produced on an individual customer basis. The portfolio of the labelling specialist Bizerba in the UK market is thus ideally completed.
The offices of Bizerba UK will also be in the new building from now on. In a new, fully equipped showroom, customers and partners can experience the broad portfolio and smart interaction of Bizerba hardware, software and labels solutions.
Investment in Integrated Solutions:
Bizerba pursues globally a holistic approach and offers the right software, full-service support and a large portfolio of high-quality and individual labels for all Bizerba installations. An in-house print shop was necessary in order to be able to deliver labels faster and more easily in the future. In particular, the demand for the patented CleanCut® Linerless solution is increasing rapidly in this market. This solution prevents soiling of the label applicator and does not require any liner for the labels.
Andreas Kraut, CEO & Shareholder of Bizerba visited Milton Keynes to officially open the new facility. Speaking ahead of the unveiling ceremony, he said: "This is an incredibly exciting new development for Bizerba UK, and we could not be more proud of what we have achieved with this new facility. We have invested heavily in some of the best, market-leading printing equipment. The incredible printing press is installed and ready to go."
Label Business in UK is Growing:
The business unit Bizerba Labels & Consumables is growing constantly and looks always for solutions to serve their customers in a more efficient way. Sourcing Bizerba Labels locally or as close as possible to the production locations will give a lot of advantages: Communication, transportation, flexibility and also stock management will be much smoother.
Charles Pullen, Managing Director of Bizerba UK, says: "Bizerba Labels & Consumables is a growing and dynamic business, and our new facility is the beginning of something very important for the UK. It has been long-planned and the equipment carefully chosen, to ensure we become leaders in this field. I am extremely proud of what we have achieved to date and look forward to sharing this very special occasion with our most valued customers." Bizerba UK will become a manufacturing company with great growth potential in the UK as a result of the new location. Fittingly, the new building, which has been named "Bizerba House", also offers excellent opportunities to grow even further in the future. Bizerba House will commence production immediately.
Bizerba offers its customers in industry, trade, and logistics a globally unique solutions portfolio of hardware and software around the central value "weight". This portfolio includes products and solutions related to slicing, processing, weighing, cashing, checking, commissioning and labeling. A wide range of services from consulting and service, labels and consumables to leasing complete the portfolio.
Since 1866 Bizerba has made a significant contribution to the developments in the area of weighing technology and today is represented in 120 countries. The customer base includes globally operating companies in trade and industry as well as retailers, bakeries and butcheries. With around 4.500 employees worldwide and with its headquarters in Balingen, Baden Wuerttemberg, Bizerba has been in the same family for five generations. Additional production facilities are located in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain, China and USA. Bizerba also has a global network of sales and service locations.