Company News

03/16/2018

Schmalz is Once Again One of the Best Employers in Germany

Glatten, March 16, 2018 Schmalz has been named one of the best employers in the “Germany’s Best Employers” competition. For the fifth time, the vacuum specialist is delighted to have won the award from the Great Place to Work Institute in Cologne.

01/25/2018

Worldwide user organization founded for open IoT platform MindSphere - Schmalz is founder member

Working hand in hand with 18 partner companies, Siemens AG is founding “MindSphere World”, a worldwide user organization for the cloud-based open IoT operating system MindSphere.

01/10/2018

New Location: Schmalz Now Has a Presence in Australia

Vacuum specialist Schmalz is driving forward its internationalization: The new subsidiary in Melbourne (Australia) is the 19th Schmalz location worldwide.

10/05/2017

Opening of New Schmalz Sales Center in Japan

After less than a year of construction, Schmalz held a traditional ceremony to officially open its new sales center in Japan.

08/10/2017

Schmalz Continues to Grow: New Production and Office Building Opened in the USA

In July of this year, the vacuum specialist Schmalz christened the new headquarters of its USA branch in Raleigh, North Carolina, an investment of around USD 6.5 million.

07/28/2017

Schmalz Reinforces Location in Glatten, Germany: Ground Broken for Modern Office Building

J. Schmalz GmbH is continuing to grow. The company is expanding its central Sales and Development facility by a new office building with five floors. This is just the most recent of its efforts to build up its headquarters in Glatten, Germany. Representing an investment of around six million euros, the new building will provide 3,500 square meters (nearly 38,000 square feet) of space for 140 office workplaces. The guest list for the official groundbreaking ceremony included mayor Tore-Derek Pfeifer, the supervising architects from Schneider...

02/13/2017

Volkswagen names Schmalz “Top Innovator of the 2016 Volkswagen Logistics Day”

Volkswagen has named J. Schmalz GmbH “Top Innovator of the 2016 Volkswagen Logistics Day.” The automotive company honored the vacuum specialist's forward-looking projects in manual handling. Out of about 180 participants, Schmalz was appointed to a shortlist of the 20 best innovators by logistics experts from VW and the Institute for Production Management (IPM).

01/27/2017

Minister President Kretschmann Inaugurates Schmalz's New Building in India

After an eight-month construction period, the Minister President of the state of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, inaugurated Schmalz's new production and office building in Pune (India) on January 24. The new building offers an additional surface area of around 1,600 square meters – more than double the surface area of the existing building.