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Bühler invests and grows

Uzwil, February 8, 2017 – Bühler showed a healthy performance in 2016. While continuing its policy of reinvesting profits to secure future development, the company has continued its growth path. Order intake in 2016 was up 3% to CHF 2.54 billion, compared to a decline of 4% in 2015. Turnover rose by 2% to CHF 2.45 billion, and profitability remained stable at 7.1% (EBIT margin). R&D investments were significantly increased. “For a company based in Switzerland, 2016 marked a real proof point considering the Euro/Swiss franc shift a year ago,” says CEO Stefan Scheiber. “In this context, we can be satisfied with these results.” Read more

Bühler Networking Days 2017 at Interpack: “Feeling Good about Food”

Uzwil (Switzerland), January 13, 2017 – Bühler offers visitors to the Interpack 2017 trade show a unique experience with new solutions, numerous innovations, automation, and services across the food value chain. Building on the Bühler Networking Days, themes of sustainability, food safety, nutrition, and the opportunities of the Internet of Things are highlighted under a general motto of “Feeling Good about Food”. Read more

Bühler and Protix to boost industrial insect production

Uzwil, Switzerland / Dongen, Netherlands, January 16, 2017 – As the global population grows, so does the necessity for alternative, sustainably-generated protein sources. Insects provide a natural and sustainable protein source that will contribute to closing the future protein gap. In order to address this potential, Bühler – the leading solution provider for the food and feed industry – and Protix – the leading insect production company – have founded Bühler Insect Technology Solutions. This joint venture will provide scalable, industrial solutions for the rearing and processing of insects to customers and insect producers worldwide. Bühler Insect Technology Solutions has a global focus and has already begun operations. “By combining the knowledge and experience of our two companies, we can provide industrial insect processing solutions to address the alternative protein market,” explains Ian Roberts, CTO of Bühler. “Together, we can develop both sustainable and cost effective solutions for large scale insect producers and processors that cover the whole value chain,” adds Kees Aarts, CEO of Protix. Read more

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