December 16, 2013      

The Grenzebach Group (Grenzebach Maschinenbau GmbH) has increased its equity stake in Swisslog Holding Ltd to 25.01%.

Grenzebach is the largest single shareholder of Swisslog Holding Ltd. Located in Asbach-Baumenheim near Augsburg (Germany)

Grenzebach is a medium-sized family-owned company and operates worldwide. It is active in the mechanical and plant engineering industries as well as in process and material flow technologies.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is a global provider of integrated logistics solutions for warehouses, distribution centers and hospitals. With years of experience in the development and implementation of integrated logistics solutions, Swisslog provides the expertise that customers in more than 50 countries around the world rely on.

Headquartered in Buchs/Aarau, Switzerland, Swisslog currently employs over 2 100 staff in 20 countries worldwide. The group?s parent company, Swisslog Holding AG, is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange

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About Grenzebach

Grenzebach Maschinenbau GmbH engages in engineering, manufacturing, installing, and supplying machinery and equipment for airport, building materials, glass, wood, intra-logistics, and solar industries in Germany and internationally. It offers automated baggage handling equipment and robotic flight simulators for airports.

In addition, it offers process controlled material flow equipment for float glass, photo-voltaic technology, clean room technology, coated glass, special glass, cutting, conveying, stacking, control, and robot; and automated transport vehicles, multi-dimensional measuring-systems, robotic, and control systems for intra-logistics.

Further, the company provides conveyor system, washing, and cutting and stacking technologies, as well as accumulators, robot handlers, laser processing, and inspection systems for solar industry; and special machinery for friction stir welding and welding of aluminum.

The company was founded in 1960 and is based in Hamlar, Germany. It has engineering and manufacturing bases in Europe, the United States, and Asia. Grenzebach Maschinenbau GmbH operates as a subsidiary of Grenzebach Gmbh & Co. KG.