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Editor’s pickHOMAG launches new solutions at Holz-handwerk

homag, holz handwerk

At the HOLZ-HANDWERK trade fair in Nuremberg, HOMAG appeared under its new company image for the first time. Thanks to two strategic partnerships — Kuka and Grenzebach — there were also developments in automation expertise. "Design meets digital": HOMAG gives a face to the digital future In line with the motto "Design meets …

HOMAG expands Schopfloch site to include staff centre and new customer showroom


Image: The HOMAG Group The HOMAG Group is expanding its premises to include a customer centre in Schopfloch site. The building, worth EUR15 Mn, is scheduled to break ground in the second half of 2018. It is due to be completed by early 2020. The new area spans 8,000m2 over two floors. One of the key elements of the new building will be a …

Editor’s pickHOMAG: Incoming orders up 33 per cent in 1H/2017


The HOMAG Group saw incoming order increase by 33 percent to EUR734 Mn in the first half of 2017, suggesting strong demand for its products and solutions. By June 30, the order backlog had reached EUR542 Mn (previous year: EUR354 Mn). Sales were also up 13 per cent to EUR597 million. Operating EBITA rose by 47 per cent to EUR46.9 million. The …

Editor’s pickHOMAG clinches major contract in China worth over EUR 30Mn

HOMAG, Oppein, furniture, China, Guangzhou

The HOMAG Group has won a major contract with Chinese furniture maker Oppein with an order valued at over EUR 30 million. The Guangzhou-based furniture company bought a total of 307 standalone machines—79 panel dividing machines, 103 edge banding machines and 125 CNC machines. 33 of these machines will come from the HOMAG Group’s …

HOMAG unveils solutions for Industry 4.0 at LIGNA 2017


The HOMAG Group will continue to focus on digitalisation in the woodworking industry and will showcase machine and factory technologies in the form of a Batch Size 1 set-up in Hall 14 at LIGNA 2017. Although the individual machines are not interlinked this time, the networking, data consistency as well as technical solutions of the individual …

HOMAG: Sales revenue up nearly 5% in 1H/2016

HOMAG Group, sales revenue, 2016, first half

Sales revenue for the HOMAG Group rose nearly 5% to EUR 527 million in the first half of 2016. Order intake was EUR 551 million, reaching similar levels to the Group's prior year results despite negative exchange rate effects (prior year: EUR 557 million). “Thanks to our global footprint, we have been able to compensate for weak markets …

HOMAG: Digitalised woodworking solutions unveiled at XYLEXPO 2016


The HOMAG Group presented an array of solutions at this year's XYLEXPO in Milan, from stand-alone machines to the design of networked plants and a look into the future of the completely digitalised world of woodworking. Here are a few:  New features  The new cell control system woodFlex was unveiled for the first time. As it is …