Bizerba: Change in the Management Board
Bizerba, the market-leading supplier of weighing, slicing and labeling technology, announces a change in its management board. Stefan Junker, who held the position of chief financial officer since 2013 with responsibility for operations, finance and administration, will leave the company on August 31, 2017 at his own request and by amicable and mutual agreement, to pursue a new professional opportunity.
“We sincerely thank Stefan Junker for his significant contributions to the continuous growth and change of our company”, said Andreas Kraut, CEO and proprietor of Bizerba. “On behalf of the supervisory board and the proprietor family, I wish Stefan Junker all the best for his personal and professional future.”
With more than 40 subsidiaries in 25 countries, Bizerba recorded worldwide sales of 652.6 million Euros in 2016. In the past five years, the family-owned company achieved an average annual growth rate of 8 percent. The company, which is fully owned by the Kraut proprietor family, celebrated its 150-year anniversary in 2016.
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 3.900 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.