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Innovative and well-engineered end-of-line packaging solutions

Leading: We are among the world’s leading manufacturers of film and case packaging machines and for palletising, storage and conveyance equipment.

Competent: With 700 committed employees who have been working for us for 15 years on average, we have been maintaining our position as a medium-size company since 1969.

Innovative: The teams in our sites in Fürstenau and Freren are fully committed to developing and manufacturing single machines as well as complete packaging lines. With permanent research and new developments our own development team guarantees your technological advancement.

Efficient service: meurer globally cooperate with general agencies providing skilled sales and service staff. Therefore we can assure you of a competent support all over the world.

Reliable: meurer is your partner for ideal packaging solutions for each requirement.

Managing Directors

Jens Gozian

Managing Director

 

 

 

 

 

Hans-Juergen Meyer

Managing Director


Our corporate history


1969

Company foundation by Franz-Josef and Christel Meurer;

design and building of modular systems and individual parts for a well-known German printing press manufacturer.

Meurer also start to produce shrink film wrapping machines.

1972

The first fully automatic wrapping machines for shrink and stretch film were developed and released.

1975

A first-time presence at the Interpack exhibition; presentation of the new and improved film packaging machines.

1981

Introduction of an electronics module system.

1982

Expansion of the production and management facility by the acquisition of further space and buildings; extension of the meurer manufacturing program to include case packaging machines.

1989

Palletising equipment was introduced within the product range.

1992

Freren: acquisition of a production hall with administration department.

1996

Certification according to EN ISO 9001: introduction of the touch panels and bus systems.

1998

Extension of the conveying technology to include buffer systems.

1999

Development of a high-speed sleeve wrapper (one and two lanes) with up to 140 packs/min. (type CM/HB-B).

2003

Introduction of the standard control concept, consisting of motion/machine control/ communication and visualisation platform; development of a second-generation, continuous-motion case packing machine (type CM / HTW).

2007

Following the death of Franz-Josef Meurer his wife Christel Meurer becomes the managing partner and takes over the management of the entire meurer group. Ludger Richter and Walter Schmidt become executive directors.

2008

Enlargement of the production and shipping hall in Fürstenau by approximately 1500 sqare metres.

Development of a high-speed horizontal flow wrapping machine, featuring a performance of 160 packs/min.

2009

Anniversary: 40 years of meurer

2010

Presentation of the new FILMline sleeve wrapper generation

2013

100% of the company share is sold to the US American ITW Group.

2015

Jens Gozian takes over the management task from Ludger Richter and Walter Schmidt.