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Grinding & Dispersion: Advanced Center of Competence in Uzwil.

Uzwil, 02/20/2014 – The Grinding & Dispersion business unit (Advanced Materials division) is merging its existing applications laboratories in Viernheim (Germany) and Uzwil (Switzerland) and thus creating an advanced Center of Competence in Uzwil. Read more

Bühler acquires majority stake in the Chinese company Yaoxian Machinery Guangzhou – Access to the large and rapidly growing Asian pasta market.

Uzwil, 02/13/2014 – Bühler Group has acquired an 80% stake in Yaoxian Machinery Guangzhou, a Chinese company which is well positioned in Southeast Asia in the market for Asian Pasta production systems. This presents attractive opportunities for Bühler in a market that is rapidly growing worldwide. Read more

Fiscal 2013 with higher order intake – Change in the Board of Directors.

Uzwil, 02/11/2014 – Bühler Group looks back on fiscal 2013 with very divergent results in the various business units and market regions. Order intake exceeded the level of a year ago by 1%. Sales revenue (turnover) was 4% lower than in the previous year. Due to one-time charges resulting from an acquisition, the EBIT margin fell to 6%.
As announced some time ago, Urs Bühler left the Board of Directors with effect from yesterday’s General Meeting. His successor is Calvin Grieder, who continues to also act as CEO. Read more

Change in the Executive Board

Uzwil, 01/30/2014 – Martin Menrath, Head of the Manufacturing & Logistics Division and Member of the Executive Board, has decided to retire early and to leave Bühler in the course of 2014. His successor is Holger Feldhege, who is currently Senior Vice President Manufacturing Elevator with ThyssenKrupp Elevator AG in Germany. Read more

Slightly more orders released than a year ago

Uzwil, 01/29/2014 – In fiscal 2013, Bühler Group received orders worth CHF 2363 million or just above 1% more than a year ago. Sales revenue (turnover) reached CHF 2322 million and was thus 3.6% below the level of the strong previous year. The results achieved by the different business units and markets varied considerably. Read more

Wuxi NutriRice now wholly-owned by Bühler

Uzwil/Switzerland, Heerlen/The Netherlands, 11/26/2013 – The Bühler Technology Group has acquired the 50% stake held up to now by its partner Royal DSM in the joint venture Wuxi NutriRice Co. Ltd.. Both companies remain committed to continuing their joint efforts to establish rice fortification as an effictive and economical technology to combat malnutrition in the world. The micronutrients used in the innovative process of producing the branded fortified rice kernel, NutriRiceTM, will continue to be supplied by DSM. Read more

Leybold Optics: Closing of Dresden site.

Uzwil, 11/21/2013 – Bühler has decided to shut down the Dresden site of Leybold Optics after the sale of the photovoltaics business to a Chinese investor could not be completed as contractually agreed. The service business for all systems produced in Dresden will continue to be ensured. Read more

Cross acquires majority holding in Bühler Thermal Processes AG.

Uzwil/Zurich, 06/06/2013 – Having hived off the Thermal Processes business unit into a separate company last October, Bühler has now sold the majority to the Swiss private equity firm Cross. Contracts to that effect were signed on June 4, 2013. The transaction is subject to the approval of – among others – the competition authorities. The new majority shareholder is taking over Bühler Thermal Processes with its management team and all its employees at its present location in Oberbüren while adding experienced industry experts to its Board of Directors. Bühler retains its link with the company through a substantial minority holding. Read more

Bühler triumphs at 2013 Procurement Leaders Awards.

London, 05/27/2013 Bühler’s pursuit of excellence in all aspects of its business was recognized when it won first place in its category at the Procurement Leaders Award Ceremony, which was held in London on 22nd May. Read more

Bühler joins “Partners in Food Solutions”

Uzwil, Schweiz / Minneapolis, USA, 05/22/2013 – Bühler has joined “Partners in Food Solutions” as its fourth partner. PFS is a nonprofit organization founded by General Mills, which also includes the other leaders in the global food industry, Cargill and Royal DSM of the Netherlands. They collaborate with the development organizations USAID and TechnoServe. The aim is to make the technical and business expertise as well as other resources of the companies involved accessible to small and growing food processors and millers in African developing countries through voluntary employee missions. Read more

New compact maize milling solution

Johannesburg/Uzwil, 05/08/2013 – The innovative Isigayo compact mill may be a game-changer for newcomers to maize milling and improve food safety and security for rural Africa. Read more

Ecoline Pro: The latest enhancement in Bühler’s die casting machine series

Uzwil, 03/05/2013 – With its Ecoline Pro, Bühler is launching a new cold-chamber die casting machine that seamlessly supplements its existing machine portfolio. Wherever top quality and productivity with maximum flexibility are crucial in die casting applications, this machine will be found to be exactly the right choice. Ecoline Pro comes with a locking force range of 3,400 to 8,400 kN. The shot unit creates a high degree of freedom for using a wide variety of dies, thanks to its possibility of flexible adjustment. Ecoline Pro is the ideal solution for manufacturing cast components of low complexity. It combines modern and reliable die casting technology with very easy handling and unrivaled productivity. Read more

Fiscal 2012: Bühler continues growth with constant net profit.

Uzwil, 02/01/2013 – The Bühler Technology Group looks back on a challenging fiscal 2012. It increased both its order intake (+5%) and its turnover (+13%), with acquisitions accounting for the rise in order intake. As a result of the substantial investments made by the Group for securing its long-term future, the EBIT margin declined to 7.3% from last year. Its net profit of CHF 161 million was at the level of a year ago. For the current fiscal year, Bühler expects sales revenues at the same level as 2012 and a return to a double-digit EBIT margin. Read more

Bühler acquires all the shares of Maes SA and strengthens its service position in the French-speaking markets.

Uzwil, 01/24/2013 – The Bühler Technology Group has agreed with the existing owner family to acquire 100% of the French company Maes SA. This opens up additional prospects for Bühler in France and related markets, in particular in the field of Customer Service. Read more

The Ecothermatik™ wins prestigious award

11/21/2012 The Ecothermatik™ long-goods pasta pasta dryer has won the “European Food Processing Implementation Award 2012” for best innovation in food processing and improvement of food quality. Read more

Change in the Executive Board of Bühler.

Uzwil, 12/18/2012 – Achim Klotz, member of the Executive Board and head of the Advanced Materials division of Bühler Group, will leave the organization in the course of the first half-year of 2013. He will be succeeded by Samuel Schaer, who up to now has been in charge of the Grinding & Dispersion and Nanotechnology business units. Read more

Bühler concentrates its main Malting activities at a single site.

Uzwil/Braunschweig/Beilngries, 11/28/2012 – Effective January 1, 2013, the Bühler Technology Group will concentrate the core functions of its Malting market segment currently located at its two German sites in Braunschweig and Beilngries at the headquarters of its Grain Logistics business unit in Beilngries. Read more

Bühler Supplier Excellence Day 2012

Uzwil, 11/26/2012 At this year’s Supplier Excellence Day 2012 in Kartause Ittingen, a former monastery, 60 of Bühler’s best suppliers worldwide were distinguished. In all, 12 awards were presented in two categories, “Bühler Innovation Partners” and “Supplier Performance”. Read more

Lost Core from Bühler: New die casting technology opens up a wide range of applications

Uzwil, 11/23/2012 – Current trends such as lightweight construction in the automotive industry or the pressure to manufacture increasingly better products at lower cost require creative die casting solutions. An innovative answer to this is the "Lost Core" technology (salt core technology), which thanks to its completely new possibilities allows for a diverse range of applications. More than 100 developers and users from around the globe will able to learn about these multifaceted opportunities at a symposium in mid- November at the Bühler headquarters in Uzwil (Switzerland). Read more

The largest classroom in the world

Uzwil, 09/28/2012 – A four-month stay abroad in the final year of an apprenticeship without missing regular vocational school classes? ClassUnlimited™, the concept, developed jointly by Bühler and the vocational and further training center in Uzwil-Flawil, makes this possible. Unique 4D didactic methods and intelligent, interactive technology bridge a distance of 9,000 km and extend the classroom to locations as far away as China. Read more

Bühler acquires Italian Brescia Presse S.r.l. – Die Casting business unit adds to its range of services

Uzwil, 07/05/2012 – The Bühler Technology Group has announced the acquisition of the Revisions and Retrofits business of the Italian company Brescia Presse S.r.l. This opens up additional business opportunities to the company in the form of reconditioning and retrofitting die casting machines and systems. Read more

Bühler Supplier Innovation Challenge – The Winners of 2012

Uzwil, 07/02/2012 – The winners of the first Bühler Supplier Innovation Challenge have been chosen. Due to the large number of innovative and promising ideas, the Steering Committee – directed by the Bühler Corporate Supply Management and Corporate Technology – has decided to continue with five instead of the three originally envisioned partnerships. Bühler looks forward to building an innovation partnership with the following companies: Bossard, Marti Engineering, Oswald, Schneider Electric, and Siemens. Read more

Bühler Joinville opens its doors for 100 customers

Joinville, 15.06.2012 – On July 15, 2012 Bühler Joinville and Bühler Sanmak welcomed around 100 customers for a guided tour of the new plant. They were able to see the Bühler production processes and the state-of-the art machines acquired for the unit. Read more

The Wizards of Bühler Uzwil

Uzwil, 06/26/2012 – An exceptional scene could be observed in the Bühler factory premises in Uzwil in the early morning of June 25 and 26, 2012, when some 20 fourth-grade students of the primary school of Andwil, Switzerland waited in wizard and police garb for the Bühler employees to arrive. The children accompanied the employees along freshly marked pathways and informed them about the new safety rules in the premises. Read more

Bühler Supplier Innovation Challenge – Initial Results

Uzwil, 06/25/2012 – The key to Bühler’s success has always been innovation. This has given Bühler a competitive advantage over the last 150 years. To continue this innovation success Bühler’s Corporate Supplier Management and Corporate Technology departments have launched an innovation competition for suppliers. The Top 65 Bühler suppliers have been given the opportunity to become Bühler innovation partners. Between June 8 and 12, 2012, the top ten most promising ideas were presented to the steering committee of the Bühler Supplier Innovation Partnership Challenge. Read more

Bühler opens new factory in Brazil

Joinville, 04/05/2012 – On April 5, Bühler opened a new factory in Joinville, Brazil. The employees of Bühler Joinville and their families celebrated the event in the presence of CEO Calvin Grieder. Read more

Acquisition of Leybold Optics Approved

Uzwil, 05/11/2012 – The acquisition of Leybold Optics by Bühler announced in early April has been approved without any restrictions by the competent anti-trust authorities. Both companies are highly satisfied by this outcome and look forward to achieving the envisioned growth targets together. Read more

Bühler Food Safety Initiative promotes dialogue and innovations

Uzwil/Plymouth, 05/03/2012 – Another Bühler Food Safety Dialogue was well received by more than 30 U.S. food engineering and food safety professionals. Following a high calibre technology briefing and a panel discussion, the participants were invited to the grand opening of the new food grade Bühler Food Innovation Center. Read more

Bühler wins METEF International Innovation Award

Verona, 04/25/2012 – The Bühler Technology Group has once again displayed its innovative strength in the high-tech sector and has won first prize in the “Technology & Process” category at METEF. The Die Casting business unit won the sought-after METEF International Innovation Award for its “Lost Core” technology and received the award during a celebratory ceremony on the first day of the trade fair. Read more

Bühler and PRIMIX Corporation sign cooperation agreement

Uzwil/Osaka, 04/10/2012

– Bühler shall under an exclusive cooperation agreement with PRIMIX Corporation offer electrode slurry production plants for lithium ion batteries in Europe and North America. The key technological element utilized, the FILMIX™, was inspired from the Japanese tea ceremony bamboo brush.

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Bühler Signs Contract for 100% Acquisition of Leybold Optics

Uzwil, 04/04/2012 –  The Bühler Technology Group has reached an agreement with the seller EQT III on the 100% acquisition of Leybold Optics. The transaction must still be approved by the competent antitrust authorities. For Bühler, the acquisition marks yet another important step in the expansion of the activities of its Advanced Materials division. Read more

Successful Fiscal 2011 in a Tough Environment

Uzwil – , 03/22/2012

With sales (turnover) of CHF 2131 million, the global Bühler Technology Group once again achieved solid growth of about 12% (adjusted for exchange rates and organic plus 15%). Order intake rose by more than 3% to CHF 2233 million, in local currencies and adjusted for acquisitions by 8%. EBIT was increased at a high level by over 7% to CHF 218 million (10.2 percentage points of sales), and net profits by 3% to CHF 163 million. For current fiscal 2012, the Executive Board expects a moderate increase in volumes due to the uncertain economic situation.

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Excellent energy savings with new pasta dryer

02/28/2012

Uzwil – Compared to conventional dryers, the Ecothermatik™ uses 40% less heat, 20% less cooling and 10% less electricity. This delivers serious cost savings along with the highest quality long-cut pasta. Its streamlined design also allows easy access for cleaning and maintenance.

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Bühler is well on track

01/17/2012 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group performed well once again in 2011, with an order intake of CHF 2230 million. This translates into organic growth of 9% in local currencies. Sales (turnover) in local currencies rose by an even stronger 17% to CHF 2130 million. Read more

Schmidt-Seeger GmbH is now Bühler GmbH

01/12/2012 Uzwil – In September 2010, Schmidt-Seeger GmbH was acquired by the Bühler Technology Group. Now that the integration has been completed, the company will in the future appear solely under the name Bühler GmbH. The acquisition of this German grain management specialist has enabled Bühler to significantly increase its conveying, cleaning, drying, dedusting, and storage competencies, especially in the area of grain collection. These capabilities are now united in the Grain Logistics business unit. Read more

Ruth Metzler New Member of the Board of Bühler

12/16/2011 Uzwil – Ruth Metzler joins the Board of the worldwide Bühler Technology Group. Read more

Integration of previously independent legal entity Bühler Druckguss into Bühler

11/29/2011 Uzwil – As of January 1, 2012, the globally active Bühler Technology Group will integrate its die casting company Bühler Druckguss AG into Bühler AG. On the same day, the German subsidiary Bühler Druckgiessysteme GmbH will be integrated into Bühler GmbH. Procedures and processes will be simplified as a result with a view to optimising value for the customer. The German location will also be extended and strengthened. Read more

15th place for Bühler employees at the World Solar Challenge 2011

10/27/2011 Uzwil – SER 1 has mastered its trip across Australia with flying colors: 15th place of 37 in the total ranking and “Best Newcomer Award”. The success of the race was amply celebrated in Adelaide on Sunday evening together with the winning Tokai team from Japan. Bühler congratulates the Solar Energy Racers cordially on this great accomplishment. Read more

Bühler acquires manufacturing capacity from Rieter in the Czech Republic

10/26/2011 Uzwil – Uzwil-based technology group Bühler is to acquire two manufacturing facilities in the Czech Republic from Rieter, the textile machinery group based in Winterthur. These operate as suppliers to Rieter and other companies in various industrial sectors. This move gives both companies additional flexibility in manufacturing and in balancing capacity, and creates optimal preconditions for the long-term further development of these plants. Read more

Newly Graduated Bühler Machine Design Apprentice Pascal Brunner Wins Bronze at the WorldSkills 2011

10/17/2011 During four intense competition days at the WorldSkills professional world championship, newly graduated Bühler machine design apprentice Pascal Brunner demonstrated his skills at an international level. For his outstanding performance, he was awarded the bronze medal in the O2 Arena in London for ranking third, in the presence of 15,000 spectators. Bühler is proud of Pascal and congratulates him warmly on his great accomplishment! Read more

Bühler appoints Turk International as Oxylink™ distributor in Western USA

10/05/2011 Uzwil - Bühler expands its distribution network for Oxylink™. Turk International will represent the product line in the Western States of the USA. The new partner specializes in international innovative raw materials for the paints and coatings industry. Turk International will use its dynamic team to strengthen and expand the Oxylink™ business of the Bühler Nanotechnology business unit in this territory. Read more

Bühler employees start at the World Solar Challenge 2011 with their own Solarmobil

10/04/2011 The countdown for the Bühler employees taking part in this year’s World Solar Challenge is running. For over one year, the team built and tested its own solar-powered vehicle – the Solarmobil – after work. Now, from October 16 – 23, it is part of the action in this most grueling solar vehicle race in the world. Bühler is proud of the team and is keeping its fingers crossed. Read more

Bühler beschliesst befristete Arbeitszeitverlängerung

26.08.2011 Uzwil – Aufgrund der extremen Wechselkursverzerrungen hat die Konzernleitung von Bühler gemeinsam mit der Mitarbeiterkommission entschieden, die Arbeitszeit in der Schweiz ab 1. September 2011 temporär auf 42,5 Stunden pro Woche zu erhöhen. Read more

Bühler at the European Coatings Show 2011 - Review

07/26/2011 Under the slogan “Bühler grinds it all,” the Grinding & Dispersion business unit presented a broad portfolio of equipment and services for the dispersion and wet grinding industry. Read more

IAOM: Bühler presents three innovations

07/26/2011 With its Vega High Capacity Classifier, its new flake huller, and the Sortex A5 Optical Color Sorter, Bühler presented three innovations, which met with keen interest. Read more

Bühler at Victam & Grapas 2011 - Review

07/21/2011 At this year's Victam & Grapas, Bühler presented the specialist public the new Sortex A for the first time in Europe. Read more

Energy-Efficient Solutions from Bühler Druckguss.

06/28/2011 Uzwil – Bühler Druckguss will present the subject of energy efficiency with a live demonstration of the flexible and versatile Carat die casting machine at the 12th International Foundry Trade Show (GIFA). It supports sustainable production techniques, such as the manufacture of structural components or the application of Lost Core technology, a new process for aluminum die cast parts. Read more

New Kubex™ T Pellet Mill receives the 2011 Victam Innovation Award

05/20/2011 Uzwil - Every year, the renowned magazines Feed Tech and Feed Mix, in close cooperation with Victam International, present the Victam Innovation Awards for the most striking innovations that come to the annual Victam International trade show. Read more

The founder of the Plant-for-the-Planet Children Initiative and Bühler jointly present their vision for shaping a sustainable future

05/17/2011 Düsseldorf / Pähl / Uzwil (CH) – The Bühler Technology Group with its corporate guiding principle of “Innovations for a better world” develops innovative and sustainable solutions for ensuring safe processing of foods. The Plant-for-the-Planet Children Initiative is committed to combating the climate crisis and thus to shaping a sustainable future for our planet’s children. Its vision is to plant one million trees in every country in the world in order to design a future that respects the environment. At a customer event held during the Interpack trade show, Bühler and Plant-for-the-Planet jointly presented their complementary ideas on how to shape the future in a sustainable manner. Read more

Bühler acquires pelleting die manufacturer Tijdhof

05/03/2011 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group acquired the company Tijdhof Persmatrijzen with headquarters in Oldenzaal, Netherlands, effective end of April 2011. This manufacturer of dies and rollers for feed pellet mills will be integrated in the Feed & Biomass business unit. The acquisition allows Bühler to strengthen its Customer Service and to enlargen its customer base. Read more

Bühler acquires strategic stake in Micronisers Australasia Pty. Ltd.

04/27/2011 Uzwil – Bühler Group acquired a strategic stake in the Australia based company Micronisers Australasia Pty. Ltd. effective April 20, 2011. Bühler therefore strengthens the existing strategic collaboration with Micronisers Australasia Pty. Ltd. in view of promising prospects in its Nanotechnology Business Unit. Read more

Bühler grinds it all – from highly viscous masses to nanodispersions.

Uzwil, 03/29/2011 At the European Coatings Show 2011, Bühler AG is presenting a wide-ranging portfolio of machines and services for the dispersion and wet grinding industry under the slogan “Bühler grinds it all”. The international oriented Swiss company’s solutions underscore the fact that nearly every conceivable application of wet grinding technology can be processed using a Bühler machine. Read more

Fiscal 2010: Profitable Growth

03/24/2011 Uzwil – The global Bühler Technology Group has once again grown markedly in its anniversary year 2010. Order intake increased 21% to CHF 2160 million, sales revenue (turnover) 11% to CHF 1907 million, and operating profits (EBIT) at a higher-than-proportional rate to 10.6% of total sales. The Group owes this success especially to the identification of market trends such as improved food safety and higher energy efficiency. For the current fiscal year 2011, Bühler expects to further increase its turnover. Read more

Bühler appoints CheMarCo as Oxylink™ distributor in Southeast USA

02/24/2011 Uzwil – Bühler expands its distribution network for OXYLINK™: CheMarCo will represent the product line in the Southeastern States of the USA. As one of the Southeast's premier specialty chemical raw materials distributors, the new partner will strengthen and expand the Oxylink™ business of the Bühler Nanotechnology business unit in this territory.
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Successful Anniversary Year 2010

02/08/2011 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group can look back on an encouraging business year 2010. For the first time in the Group’s 150-year history, order intake exceeded the mark of two billion Swiss francs. Also sales and operating result (EBIT) continued to grow. Read more

Bühler investiert in neue Produktion in Uzwil

24.01.2011 Der Technologiekonzern Bühler investiert über die nächsten fünf Jahre rund CHF 70 Mio. in die Fabrikation in Uzwil. Damit werden optimale Voraussetzungen geschaffen für den weiteren Ausbau der Fliessfertigung in der Produktion. Read more

Bühler acquires the US company Draiswerke, Inc.

01/12/2011 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group acquired the US company Draiswerke, Inc. just before the end of the year 2010 and is thus strengthening its position in the North American market. In the long term, this move especially stands to offer promising prospects as a supplier to the trendsetting Cleantech industry. Read more

Bühler Appoints Dolder Massara as Oxylink™ Distributor in Italy

12/09/2010 Uzwil – Dolder Massara s.r.l. is the new distribution partner of Bühler in the field of Nanotechnology. The expert in coating & paint raw materials distribution will strengthen and expand distribution of the Oxylink™ product group of the Bühler Nanotechnology business unit in Italy. Read more

Bühler acquires Schmidt-Seeger

09/22/2010 Uzwil – The acquisition of Schmidt-Seeger by Bühler announced on August 20, 2010 has been approved by the German Federal Cartel Office without any restrictions. Both companies are highly satisfied and look forward to achieving the envisioned global growth targets together. Read more

Bühler Strengthens Position in the Coffee Segment

08/25/2010 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group has acquired a stake in the Italian company Petroncini Impianti S.p.A. With this technology-driven partnership, Bühler is strengthening its position in the medium and top coffee market segments and thus offering the coffee processing industry new, targeted solutions for producing roasted and ground coffee. Read more

Bühler about to acquire Schmidt-Seeger

08/20/2010 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group plans to acquire the German company Schmidt-Seeger. With this strategic acquisition, Bühler will supplement its portfolio in the area of Grain Processing. The contract has been signed. The acquisition still requires approval of the German Federal Cartel Office. Read more

Bühler Barth and Log5: Winners of 2010 IFT innovation award

08/19/2010 Uzwil - Bühler Barth AG, Freiberg, Germany, and Phoenix MD based Log5 Corporation received the prestigious 2010 IFT (Institute of Food Technologists) Food Expo Innovation Award for their Controlled Condensation Pasteurization (CCP) technology on Sunday, July 18, 2010 at the McCormick convention center in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Read more

Bühler wins large-scale order from Saudi Arabia

08/16/2010 Uzwil - The Bühler Technology Group has been awarded a large-scale contract worth a total of CHF 110 million in Saudi Arabia. Read more

Bühler commits to food safety

07/20/2010 Uzwil - The Bühler Technology Group is supporting the “Global Initiative for Food Systems Leadership” (GIFSL) within the scope of multi-year support to the University of Minnesota. Read more

Change in the Board of Directors of Bühler

07/14/2010 Uzwil - A change has taken place in the Board of Directors of Bühler AG. Dr. Hans-Ulrich Doerig, Chairman of the Board of the Credit Suisse Group AG, is leaving the Board because he has reached the age limit. His successor is Dr. Konrad Hummler, Managing Partner of Wegelin & Co. Private Bankers. Read more

Bühler strengthens its position in China

06/10/2010 Uzwil, June 10, 2010 – The Bühler Technology Group has acquired 100% of the Chinese company Bangsheng Bio-Technology Co. Ltd. Bangsheng, the Chinese market leader in the field of flour improvement solutions for specialty flours, is opening up additional opportunities for Bühler in a market segment that is extremely promising for the future. Read more

New additive Oxylink™ and Grinding & Dispersion equipment to be represented at Chinacoat 2010

06/07/2010 Bühler will be represented at the Chinacoat 2010 in Guangzhou, P. R. China from September 27 - 29, 2010. Bühler business unit Nanotechnology introduces its new functional additive Oxylink™ to the Asian market and the business unit Grinding & Dispersion presents process solutions for manufacturing inks, paints and coatings. Read more

Pelleting solutions at World Bioenergy 2010

05/20/2010 Bühler is presenting its industrial solutions in pellet productions and thermal processes at the exhibition World Bioenergy 2010 which for the second time will be held in Sweden in the city of Jönköping from May 25 – 27, 2010. The three-day event will be an ideal platform where global producers, suppliers and engineers meet more than 4000 visitors. Read more

Performance Additive Oxylink™ to be represented at the Surfex 2010 Trade Show

05/20/2010 Bühler will be represented at the Surfex 2010 in the Harrogate International Centre, Harrogate, UK, from June 08 – 09 introducing its new functional additive Oxylink™ for waterborne paints, coatings and inks for the first time to the UK. Read more

Bühler Group signs inorganic nanoparticles agreement with Sigma-Aldrich

05/11/2010 The Bühler Group is making selected dispersions of inorganic nanoparticles accessible worldwide to materials science researchers through an exclusive distribution agreement with Sigma-Aldrich. Read more

MultiTherm - Superior cocoa butter quality

04/28/2010 Bühler launches a revolutionary new cocoa butter measuring system and tempermeter in one – The MultiTherm TC™
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„The Art of Coffee” Days – Experience coffee production

04/19/2010 Petroncini and Bühler partner closely in coffee processing and together offer customers tailor-made solutions along the entire coffee production value chain. Reap the rewards of this collaboration first-hand by joining an exclusive customer event in Italy and England for Caffè Culture in June 2010. Read more

Bühler Group at Oils & Fats International Turkey

04/15/2010 Bühler is presenting its solutions for oil seeds preparation and processing at OFI Turkey in Istanbul from April 20 - 21. Read more

Bühler showcasing with die casting at Metef

04/13/2010 METEF-FOUNDEQ 2010 will be held in the Centro Fiere del Garda exhibition centre in Montichiari. Bühler will also be participating this year. The focus for the die casting machine manufacturer at this exhibition will be the Carat 2-platen machine series. Read more

Bühler presents its integral feed milling solutions at VIV Europe 2010 exhibition, Netherlands

04/12/2010 At the VIV Europe exhibition, April 20th - 22nd 2010 in Utrecht/Netherlands, Bühler is presenting its integral feed milling solutions for the safe and cost-effective production of high-quality feed. Read more

Fiscal Year 2009: Leadership Maintained

03/30/2010 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group successfully maintained its position in fiscal 2009 in an extremely challenging environment and in the face of individual markets which developed along widely varying lines, also gaining further market share. With sales (turnover) of CHF 1721 million, the Group increased its profit by 3% to CHF 104 million despite restructuring costs and goodwill write-offs, and adjusted for exchange rates by even 5%. The corresponding margin increased to 6%. The return on operational assets (RONOA) rose to 34%. Process improvements, a firm local presence in growing markets, and a positive financial result contributed to this outstanding result. Bühler faces the current fiscal year with confidence. The order backlog as of the end of 2009 amounted to CHF 962 million, which is 7% above the level of the previous year. Read more

Bühler to be Represented at the ACS Trade Show with Additives and Grinding & Dispersion.

03/16/2010 Bühler will be represented twice at American Coating Show (ACS) in Charlotte, N.C. from April 13 – 15. Bühler Partec is introducing its new functional additive, OxylinkTM, for water-borne paints and varnishes, and the Grinding & Dispersion division is presenting its solutions for manufacturing paints and varnishes. Read more

150th Bühler Anniversary: Celebrating with Customers

02/13/2010 Uzwil – A festive event was held in Uzwil on February 12 for customers from all corners of the world and other guests to mark the start of the Anniversary Year 2010. Read more

Building the tower of Basel

02/12/2009 At the site where Ultra-Brag AG up to now unloaded ships and warehoused goods in the Rhine port of Basel, Novartis plans to realize its campus idea. As a replacement for its existing installations, Ultra-Brag has therefore moved to the port of Kleinhüningen, where it has constructed an 83-meter-tall bulk storage elevator, and to the Muttenzer Auhafen port, where it has built a huge flat store. Bühler supplied the equipment inside these new facilities. Read more

Newest technologies for tried and true equipment

02/09/2010 The Customer Service department of the Bühler Grain Processing division offers innovative upgrading packages enabling customers to optimize the safety, productivity, availability, and sanitation of their existing range of equipment. Read more

No. 1 in Turkey’s pasta market

02/05/2010 For more than 60 years, the Turkish pasta producer Nuh’un Ankara has put its trust in systems made by Bühler. With two new production lines, Nuh’un Ankara has now consolidated its leading market position in Turkey. Read more

Bühler achieves satisfactory business result in 2009

02/03/2010 Uzwil – The Bühler Technology Group looks back upon a satisfactory course of business in 2009. Read more

Bühler Sortex welcomes Princess Royal

02/02/2010 Great honors for Bühler Sortex: On July 8, 2009, Her Royal Highness Princess Anne paid a visit to the new headquarters of Bühler Sortex at Beckton in East London, which they moved to in 2007. Read more

Top standards in pig feed production

01/29/2010 The Belgorod Bacon company is the youngest branch of the Russian agribusiness group RusAgro and specializes in the production of pork. The sharp growth of Belgorod Bacon required the construction of its own feed factory. A short time after going into service, its production capacity had to be more than doubled. Read more

“Grain-O-Mat” for grain terminal

01/26/2010 SiloWil AG, a grain terminal company located near the Bühler headquarters in Switzerland, recently updated the control system of its entire bulk storage system with over 220 bins by installing the Bühler WinCos automation system. Read more

Top-quality chocolate thanks to ChocoStar™

01/22/2010 The South American chocolate specialist Arcor has upgraded two of its five factories by equipping them with new ChocoStar™ molding lines with SeedMaster® TWIN tempering systems. The result of this capital investment: higher productivity at lower cost plus higher product quality. Read more

JRMA tested SORTEX Z+

01/18/2010 Bühler Sortex commissioned the independent Japan Rice Millers Association (JRMA) to thoroughly test its SORTEX Z+ optical sorter. Read more

New standards set

01/15/2010 As a replacement for two mills in the urban region of Sydney, Allied Mills Australia Pty Ltd has constructed a new state-of-the-art three-in-one-mill complex on a greenfield site and, in doing so, has set new design and technology standards in the Australian milling industry. Read more

Change in the Advanced Materials division

01/11/2010 Effective September 1, 2009, a change took place in the top management of the Bühler Grinding & Dispersion business unit. Read more

Supplied from a single source

01/01/2010 The bakeries of the Fazer group are gradually being equipped with new storage and holding installations. The Fazer bakery in Vantaa, Finland, is the fifth bread factory to be equipped with the new system. The result: improved logistics and better bread quality. Read more

Restored to the state of the art

01/08/2010 Over the past two years, part of the die casting facilities of the Schmidt Light Metal Group’s foundry in Oliveira de Azeméis in Portugal were thoroughly overhauled by the retrofit specialists of Bühler AG and Brescia Presse S.r.l. The result: completely reconditioned die casting systems restored to the state of the art of production engineering. Read more

Energy Symposium of Bühler Die Casting

01/06/2010 In cooperation with the local sales force, the Bühler Die Casting business unit organized a special Energy Symposium in June, which was held in the EU Congress Center in Brdo in Slovenia. Read more

Saving time and energy

01/04/2010 Breading is applied in numerous foods, and its consumption is on a steady rise. In the quest for efficient processes for producing it, the existing traditional method is now being challenged by an innovative process which offers promising benefits and opportunities for making a wide variety of products. Read more

Roll exchange program

01/04/2010 The Bühler Chocolate and Cocoa business unit has put together a new service product. Its new roll exchange program offers customers complete roll exchanges as a package for a flat fee. Read more

A solution for every application

12/29/2009 Mounted on the rooftop of your home, integrated in electric cars, or arranged in vast centralized power plant arrays, solar cells allow noiseless conversion of sunlight into electric power. Among other things, the production of various solar module components requires the use of suspensions. These can be manufactured using Bühler process technology. Read more

New training center in Johannesburg

12/22/2009 Bühler recently opened its state-of-the-art Training Centre in Johannesburg. This investment was triggered by the scarcity of trained workers in South Africa and in general on the African continent. Read more

New head of Bühler Bindler

12/21/2009 Christian Walter took charge of Bühler Bindler in Bergneustadt effective June 1, 2009. Read more

Chocolate & Cocoa: Plant Doctor on tour

12/18/2009 The Plant Doctors of the Bühler Chocolate & Cocoa business unit have been on assignment for a number of months now. These seasoned technical field staff members support customers in technical, process engineering, and technological issues. Read more

New OLFB flaker rolled out

12/14/2009 At the Oils & Fats 2009 trade show, Bühler presented its innovative OLFB flaking roller mill. This high-capacity flaker has been developed for flaking cracked soybeans and soft seeds such as sunflower seeds, rape seeds, and corn (maize). Read more

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