As of June 19, 2017, the folding machine specialist GUK from Wellendingen / Germany has acquired the company shares of MB Bäuerle. Dieter Busenhart, MB Bäuerle’s former main shareholder and managing director, will leave the company at the end of the month and is happy to have found a strong partner with GUK. The management of the company will be continued in the proven manner, supported by Stefanie Faulhaber and Herbert Herrmann, who has an extensive knowledge of the company thanks to his former long-term employment with MB Bäuerle.
MB Bäuerle was founded in St. Georgen / Black Forest in 1863 and has been engaged in the development and production of machines for print processing for more than 60 years. Through various trend-setting inventions and patents, the company has had a decisive impact on the automation of folding machines. Today its core competences lie in automated folding and inserting systems as well as system solutions in the high-performance area.
By joining the GUK-Group, MB Bäuerle’s orientation as a competent provider of solutions will be enhanced and will result in many advantages for the customers of both companies. With its broad product portfolio in the fields of folding machines, pharmaceutical solutions and feeding systems, GUK offers a solid basis for a stable future. The family-run business, managed by the fourth generation of owners, stands for values such as consistency and reliability. Both companies have a long history in print processing. As a result of the merger, the great know-how of the employees and the close customer relationships can now be optimized.