Heidelberg Acquires Gallus Holding AG
German manufacturer Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG has completed the acquisition of Gallus Holding AG, in a move that accelerates the development and usage of digital products from Heidelberg in the growing labels sector.
Heidelberg and Gallus will be unveiling a new digital printing system for the label market that incorporates Fujifilm technology at an international customer event in St. Gallen at the end of September. It is designed to meet the growing demand for a cost-effective production of short-runs and customized labels.
Heidelberg is expanding its digital business through partnerships with manufacturers such as Ricoh and Fujifilm.