Establishment of company
Establishment of Maschinenfabrik E. Möllers KG, Beckum. The range comprises conveying- and loading systems.
Partner to the cement industry
Development of bag loading machines for the cement industry.
The headquarters takes shape
Start of the newbuild of today's headquarters of the Möllers Group on Sudhoferweg in Beckum.
Loading of goods trains
Development and delivery of the first large bag loading systems with platform carriages for continuous loading of complete goods trains.
Secure transport through shrink technology
The demand for automatic sack palletizing from industry grows. The Möllers Group begins with the development of pallet-shrink technology for economic transport security.
Pioneer: Presentation of the palletless shipping unit
Presentation of the prototype of the palletless shipping unit according to the counter hood shrink system at ACHEMA in Frankfurt/Main.
Step across the big pond
Establishment of Möllers Corporation of America in Grand Rapids, Mich./USA.
The Group grows
Establishment of affiliate companies in England and France; expansion of the product range through participation in Greif-Velox, Lübeck (specialist in weighing-, dosing and filling technology).
We celebrate the 100th
delivery of the counter hood shrink system®.
Future orientated stretch hooding technology
Möllers offers a new, low-cost system for securing pallets in the form of the trailblazing stretch hooder process. It uses thin film which is flexible when cold, requires no heat energy and is environmentally friendly.
Presence in Moscow
Establishment of the joint-venture company Möllers Intertec, Moscow.
Development of HSA-Vario
Development of the automatic transverse stretch hooder HSA-Vario; market leadership in the field of palletless wrapping technology.
Mourning for Richard Birkenfeld
Death of long-time managing director and owner Richard Birkenfeld. The company remains family-owned.
Presentation of PHS
Market launch of the worldwide innovation 2in1 PHS series which combines highest quality palletizing technology with high-performance transverse stretch-hood technology.
Full Line. High Quality.
Presentation of the “Full Line. High Quality concept“ at interpack 2014 which offers the customer individual total solutions with products from a single source.
The process control system PRODUCAT®
The Möllers Group introduces with PRODUCAT® a trendsetting, efficient and user-friendly process-control system which, thanks to a simplified visualizing program, guarantees maximum security in its operation – and thus forms the perfect solution for steering and control of the Full Line.
Opening of the Möllers Group Academy
After around nine months of total build time the Möllers Group Academy commences its training operation in June. The Möllers Group Academy offers customers, business partners and its own competence team an ultra-modern equipped seminar area for theoretical learning covering around 1250 sqm. In the adjacent machinery workshop practical implementation of the knowledge learnt takes place on the world's only palletless line on a production scale.
As a pioneer the Möllers Group presents a universally functioning machine which at the push of a button and at maximum speed, wraps packs with pallet, with slip-sheet as well as without pallet – as 2-Way and as the patent pending 4-Way palletless pack. At interpack: Presentation of HSA Vario with its patent pending film-end ejection device.
Sale of the company's affiliate GREIF-VELOX
Maschinenfabrik Möllers GmbH is focusing on its core business the high-performance Full Line and sells GREIF-VELOX Maschinenfabrik GmbH/Lübeck.
That's what winners look like!
The 4-Way pack: nominated for the "ACHEMA Innovation Award" in the category "Wrapping- and Filling Technology". Readers of the trade magazine “cav chemie anlagen verfahren“ and “Prozesstechnik online“ vote the palletless shipping unit the Top-Product of the Year 2017!
Takeover by Arodo Group and rebranding
Following the takeover by the Belgian Arodo Group and the associated rebranding, the former Maschinenfabrik Möllers GmbH now operates as Möllers Packaging Technology GmbH (MPT).