HERMA GmbH, with its headquarters in Filderstadt, is a leading European specialist in self-adhesive technology. The Group achieved a turnover of € 304.5 million in the 2015 financial year in its three business divisions Adhesives, Labels and Labelling Machines with its 945 employees. Exports represented a share of 60.9%.
Labellers and labelling machines
In view of their precision, high performance and flexibility, HERMA labellers and labelling machines occupy a leading position worldwide. Reliable labelling, including with large quantities and high cycle speeds, is crucial to the efficiency and profitability of entire manufacturing lines in the pharmaceutical, food, consumer goods and other industries. Wherever flawless operation is vital, labellers and complete labelling systems built by HERMA are increasingly becoming the preferred option. That is no surprise, given that nobody understands more thoroughly than HERMA the interaction occurring between self-adhesive materials, labels and dispensing technology. Exceptionally compact and versatile, HERMA's high-speed labellers have emerged as a global success. Series production in large numbers makes these machines extremely reliable, and their modular design responds flexibly to just about every challenge. In the absence of a switch cabinet, they can be integrated in existing lines easily, even if space is restricted. Functioning as the core components of a HERMA labelling systems, they ensure user-friendliness, very quiet operation and tremendous accuracy – decisive benefits that have helped HERMA establish its strong reputation in machine building.
HERMA labels convey information and identify items with the utmost reliability – in every segment and without fail. Information is not everything, but everything depends on it. As conveyors of information, self-adhesive labels are uniquely versatile and extremely efficient in material flows and logistics, packaging design, product identification, and in marking and signage applications. HERMA has been instrumental in bringing about a situation in which practically nothing is ruled out with labels these days. It is harvesting the fruits of market experience spanning many more than 100 years. HERMA is the partner of choice whenever labels need to stick and remain legible in hot environments, at sea, or in dusty conditions, but not only then. The product range includes shipping labels that have been optimised for high-speed dispensing, as well as laser-activated labels that significantly reduce maintenance downtimes on labelling lines. Office label users likewise benefit from HERMA's expertise and its probably unrivalled assortment of standard labels – permanent, semi-permanent, or intended for re-use many times over.