Bizerba acquires Italian service specialist Electronic Service Italia S.r.l.
Balingen, 12 Aug 2019
Bizerba, a provider of solutions for weighing, slicing, and labelling technologies, has acquired the Italian service company Electronic Service Italia S.r.l. (ESI), which is headquartered in Bovolone nearby Verona. With the acquisition of ESI, Bizerba enhances its service competence in Italy.
Headquarter of ESI in Bovolone nearby Verona (Photo Credit: ESI)
ESI was founded in 1999 and when it comes to service has been established as a leader in the field of weighing systems, labellers and printers, barcode readers, vision systems for industry and RFID technology. Like Bizerba ESI stands for high quality with the UNI EN ISO 9001 certification (since 2004), continuous improvement for the increasingly sophisticated needs of the market and for a perfect post-sales assistance to guarantee efficient installation, timely diagnostics and cost transparency.
In addition, as a subsidiary of Bizerba, the company name of ESI will remain Electronic Service Italia S.r.l. and Managing Director Paolo Padovani will continue to manage the business in close coordination with Mauro Tremolada, Managing Director, Bizerba Italy.
Bizerba acquires service provider ESI in Italy (l.t.r: Andreas Kraut (CEO, Bizerba), Paolo Padovani (Managing Director, ESI), Angela Kraut (VP Finance & Controlling, Bizerba), Mauro Tremolada (Managing Director, Bizerba, Italy) (Photo credit: Bizerba)
Starting August 1st 2019, ESI will be part of the Bizerba group, managed and integrated into the group by the long-time existing subsidiary Bizerba Italy.
“With the acquisition of ESI, we are able to strengthen our service organisation in Italy by adding broader knowledge to our service organisation. ESI has made a good job in training their employees and we are confident to establish a beneficial collaboration,” says Andreas Kraut, CEO, Bizerba.
Mauro Tremolada, CEO, Bizerba Italy, claims: “ESI and Bizerba Italy have been working together for many years now. I am really proud to intensify this collaboration in the upcoming years and enhance our service offer for our Italian customers.”
Bizerba offers its customers in industry, trade, and logistics a globally unique solutions portfolio of hardware and software around the central value "weight". This portfolio includes products and solutions related to slicing, processing, weighing, cashing, checking, commissioning and labeling. A wide range of services from consulting and service, labels and consumables to leasing complete the portfolio.
Since 1866 Bizerba has made a significant contribution to the developments in the area of weighing technology and today is represented in 120 countries. The customer base includes globally operating companies in trade and industry as well as retailers, bakeries and butcheries. With around 4.100 employees worldwide and with its headquarters in Balingen, Baden Wuerttemberg, Bizerba has been in the same family for five generations. Additional production facilities are located in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain, China and USA. Bizerba also has a global network of sales and service locations.