Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

  • 28 February 2024

    Generation change at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag management board

    Gerd Liebig announced that he is stepping down from the management board of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag on 31 August, 2024. After serving the injection moulding industry for 35 years, he will complete the planned company management transition, effective 1 September, 2024. In his nine years as Managing Director...
  • 11 January 2023

    Sumitomo (SHI) Demag expands fast-cycle all-electric platform

    The moulding specialist Sumitomo (SHI) Demag releases new mid-size IntElect S high-speed energy-saving range globally. Engineered specifically for high volume packaging, medical and automotive applications requiring the highest processing precision in the fastest cycle time, the company is accelerating its...
  • 21 December 2022

    Sumitomo (SHI) Demag enters R-Cycle

    R-Cycle expands with the adhesion of the Japanese-German manufacturer Sumitomo (SHI) Demag, which intends to offer its experience in the field of packaging, especially the thin-walled one, to contribute to the transformation of the economy from a linear to circular model...
  • 01 June 2022

    Karen Drinkwater re-elected as BPF president

    At the British Plastics Federation’s Council and annual general meeting, Karen Drinkwater, a founding director of JSC Rotational Limited, was re-elected as the BPF President to serve for a second year. The same event saw Nigel Flowers, managing director of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag, elected as vice president...
  • 13 October 2021

    Sumitomo launches first own-label robot series at Fakuma 2021

    At Fakuma 2021, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery presents its first own-branded robot series solution. Based on two compact "handle&place" solutions, the new SAM-C (Sumitomo Demag. Automation. Machine - Cartesian) development will initially comprise four payload sizes - 3, 5, 10 and 20 kg - with the SAM platform...
  • 02 February 2021

    Sumitomo (SHI) Demag strengthens presence in Czech Republic and Slovakia

    The Japanese-German injection moulding machine manufacturer Sumitomo (SHI) Demag will be serving the Czech and Slovakian markets from April 1, 2021 through the newly founded sales and service company Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery Česko. Headquartered in Prague, David Svoboda has been appointed as...